On This Day

September 2, 2006 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Weddings in Music

  • "Color Me Badd" singer Sam Watters (36) weds American Idol first season finalist Tamyra Gray (27) on a cliff on the island of Capri

Deaths in Music

  • Willi Ninja, dancer and choreographer (b. 1961)
  • [Jean-Josephat] Clermont Pépin, Canadian pianist and composer (Implosion Symphony), dies of liver cancer at 80
  • [Walter] Dewey Redman, American jazz saxophonist, dies of liver failure at 75
2006 in Music