On This Day

September 1, 2005 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music

Music awardsVideo Music Awards

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

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

Deaths in Music

  • R. L. Burnside, American blues musician (Deep Blues), dies at 78 (b. 1926)