On This Day

September 2005 in Music History

Events in Music


Music awardsVideo Music Awards

Sep 1 22nd MTV Video Music Awards: Green Day, Kelly Clarkson and Kanye West win

Singer Kelly Clarkson
Singer
Kelly Clarkson
Rapper Kanye West
Rapper
Kanye West
Bassist Rocker Mike Dirnt
Bassist Rocker
Mike Dirnt

Music releaseMusic Single

Sep 15 "Be Without You" single released by Mary J. Blige (Billboard Song of the Year 2006, Grammy Award Best R&B Song, Best Female R&B Vocal Performance 2005)

Singer-songwriter Mary J. Blige
Singer-songwriter
Mary J. Blige

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Sep 17 Diana DeGarmo receives the Horizon Award at the Georgia Music Hall Of Fame Awards ceremony


Weddings in Music

  • Sep 10 Glamour model Katie Price (27) weds 90s pop sensation singer Peter Andre (32) in Highclere Castle, Hampshire
  • Sep 10 "The Yardbirds" rock guitarist Jeff Beck (61) weds Sandra Cash in Tunbridge Wells, England
  • Sep 17 Country music singer Terri Clark (37) weds her tour manager Greg Kaczor at a resort on Lake Louise in Calgary, Canada
  • Sep 24 "30 Minute Meals" TV host Rachael Ray (37) weds "The Cringe" lead singer John Cusimano in Montalcino, Italy
  • Sep 26 Country music singer-songwriter Billy Joe Shaver (66) weds Wanda Lynn Canady in Corsicana, Texas

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 1 R. L. Burnside, American blues musician (Deep Blues), dies at 78 (b. 1926)
  • Sep 7 Sergio Endrigo, Italian singer Marianne), dies at 72
  • Sep 10 Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown, American blues singer (Mary is Fine), dies at 81
  • Sep 16 Harry Freedman (Henryk Frydmann), Canadian composer, dies at 83
  • Sep 16 Constance Moore, American singer and actress (Buck Rogers, Show Business, Atlantic City), dies at 85
  • Sep 17 Alfred Reed, American composer, dies at 84