June 2001 in Music

Events in Music


Music awardsMusic Awards

Jun 13 35th TNN & CMT Country Weekly Music Awards: George Strait, Faith Hill & Alan Jackson wins

Country Singer Faith Hill
Country Singer
Faith Hill

Weddings in Music


HeartWedding of Interest

Jun 3 Writer and actress Tina Fey (31) weds "Saturday Night Live" composer Jeff Richmond (40) on a Greek Orthodox ceremony at The Merion Tribute House in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Actress & Writer Tina Fey
Actress & Writer
Tina Fey

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 4 John Hartford, American musician (b. 1937)
  • Jun 7 Carole Fredericks, American singer (Fredericks Goldman Jones) (b. 1952)
  • Jun 11 Amalia Mendoza, Mexican singer (b. 1923)
  • Jun 15 Leif Kayser, Danish composer and organist, dies at 83
  • Jun 21 John Lee Hooker, American blues guitarist (Boogie Chillen), dies at 83
  • Jun 30 Chet Atkins, American country guitar player and producer (b. 1924)
  • Jun 30 Joe Henderson, American jazz saxophonist (b. 1937)