On This Day

April 2002 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 19 Loren Gray, American singer and TikTok star, born in Pottstown, Pennsylvania

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 3 Fad Gadget, English singer and musician (b. 1956)
  • Apr 5 Layne Staley, American rock singer and guitarist (Alice in Chains-Dirt), dies at 34
  • Apr 15 William Leonard "Will" Reed, British pianist and composer, dies at 91
  • Apr 20 Alan Dale, American singer (Alan Dale Show), dies at 76
  • Apr 25 Left Eye [Lisa Lopes], American singer (TLC), dies in a car crash at 30