On This Day

August 2000 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Aug 16 "Hanging by a Moment" single released by Lifehouse (Billboard Song of the Year 2001)

Birthdays in Music


Person of interestLil Pump

Aug 17 Lil Pump [Gazzy Garcia], American rapper (Gucci Gang), born in Miami, Florida

Rapper Lil Pump
Rapper
Lil Pump

Weddings in Music


LoveWedding of Interest

Aug 10 Lead vocalist Dave Matthews (33) weds Jennifer Ashley Harper

Musician Dave Matthews
Musician
Dave Matthews

Deaths in Music

  • Aug 11 Jean Papineau-Couture, Canadian composer (b. 1916)
  • Aug 12 Patrick Peter Sacco, American composer, dies at 71
  • Aug 13 Nazia Hassan, Pakistani pop singer-songwriter, lawyer and social activist known as "Queen of Pop" in South Asia, dies of lung cancer at 35
  • Aug 16 Alan Caddy, English musician (The Tornados), dies at 60
  • Aug 25 Jack Nitzsche, American composer and songwriter (An Officer & a Gentleman), dies at 63
  • Aug 26 [Douglas] Allen Woody, American bassist (The Allman Brothers Band, Gov't Mule), dies at 44