On This Day

November 2000 in Music History

Events in Music

Music releaseAlbum Release

Nov 7 "TP-2.com" 4th studio album by R. Kelly is released (American Music Awards Favorite Male Soul/R&B Artist 2001, Billboard Album of the Year 2001)

R&B Singer R. Kelly
R&B Singer
R. Kelly
  • Nov 13 The Beatles release their compilation album “1” (2001 Billboard Album of the Year)

Music releaseAlbum Release

Nov 14 Geddy Lee releases his first solo album, “My Favourite Headache”

Singer-Songwriter Geddy Lee
Geddy Lee

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 20 Connie Talbot, English singer (Britain's Got Talent), born in Walsall, United Kingdom

Weddings in Music

  • Nov 18 "Queen" guitarist Brian May (53) weds "EastEnders" actress Anita Dobson (51) in a civil ceremony at Richmond Register Office

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 5 Jimmie Davis, American singer and songwriter (You Are My Sunshine), dies at 101
  • Nov 6 Herbert Brün, German composer, dies at 82
  • Nov 12 Franck Pourcel, French popular orchestra leader (b. 1913)
  • Nov 15 Gene Gutche, German-born composer, dies at 93
  • Nov 16 Joe C. [Joseph Calleja], American rapper (hype man for Kid Rock), dies at 26
  • Nov 30 Scott Smith, Canadian rock bassist (Loverboy), drowns in a sailing accident at 45