September 1994 in Music

Events in Music


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Sep 8 11th MTV Video Music Awards: Aerosmith wins with newlyweds Michael Jackson & Lisa Marie Presley opening the show

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
Princess of Rock and Roll Lisa Marie Presley
Princess of Rock and Roll
Lisa Marie Presley
  • Sep 8 "Philadelphia, Here I Come" opens at Criterion NYC for 52 performances
  • Sep 12 Country singer George Jones undergoes triple bypass surgery
  • Sep 28 "Cats" 5,000th Broadway performance (joins Chorus Line & Oh! Calcutta!)

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 1 Bianca Ryan, American singer

Weddings in Music

  • Sep 17 "Stone Temple Pilots" lead singer Scott Weiland 26) weds Janina Castenada

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 2 Roy Castle, English dancer, actor and tv presenter (Dr Who & the Daleks), dies of lung cancer at 62
  • Sep 3 Major Lance, American soul singer (The Monkey Time), dies at 55
  • Sep 4 Louis Myers, blues guitarist /harmonica player, dies at 64
  • Sep 5 Billy Usselton, saxophonist, dies at 68
  • Sep 6 Max Kaminsky, trumpeter, dies at 85
  • Sep 6 Nicky Hopkins, rock pianist (Rolling Stones), dies at 50
  • Sep 8 Edna Manilow, mother of singer Barry Manilow, dies at 70 of cancer
  • Sep 12 Major Bill Smith, record producer, dies at 72
  • Sep 13 John William Stevens, jazz drummer, dies at 54
  • Sep 13 Kaleria Fadicheva, ballerina, dies at 58
  • Sep 13 Pieter Zaanen, architect (Musical Trade scholarship, Amsterdam), dies
  • Sep 15 Haywood Frank Henry, sax player, dies at 81
  • Sep 16 Bernie Lazaroff Leighton, pianist, dies at 73
  • Sep 17 John DeLaFose, zydeco musician, dies at 55
  • Sep 19 Frankie Kennedy, flute player, dies at 38
  • Sep 20 Jimmy Hamilton, saxophonist, dies at 77
  • Sep 20 Jule Styne, Broadway composer (Gypsy, Funny Girl), dies at 88
  • Sep 22 John Edward Teddy Buckner, trumpeter, dies at 85
  • Sep 22 Leonard Geoffrey Feather, jazz critic/musician, dies at 80
  • Sep 22 Mattie Moss Clark, gospel Singer, dies at 69
  • Sep 23 Dalton Reed, American soul singer, dies at 42
  • Sep 28 Urmas Alender, Estonian singer and musician (b. 1953)
  • Sep 29 Cheb Hasni, Algerian singer, murdered at 26
  • Sep 29 John Heddle Nash, singer, dies at 68