November 2007 in Music History

Events in Music

Album Release

Nov 9 Alicia Keys releases her 3rd studio album “As I Am” (Grammy Award Best Female R&B Vocal Performance 2008, 2008 Billboard Album of the Year)

  • Nov 26 "Like You'll Never See Me Again" single released by Alicia Keys (NAACP Image Awards Outstanding Music Video, Outstanding Song 2008, Billboard Song of the Year 2008)

Weddings in Music

Ellen Pompeo

Nov 9 American "Grey's Anatomy" actress Ellen Pompeo (38) weds American music producer Chris Ivery (38) at City Hall in NYC, New York

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 2 Witold Kiełtyka, Polish heavy metal drummer (Decapitated), dies in a tour bus crash at 23
  • Nov 6 Hank Thompson, American country music singer (The Brazos Valley Boys), dies at 82
  • Nov 11 John Peterson, American drummer (the Beau Brummels), dies at 65
  • Nov 14 Mauro Bortolotti, Italian composer, dies at 80
  • Nov 16 Grethe Kausland, Norwegian actress and singer (b. 1947)
  • Nov 19 Kevin DuBrow, American heavy metal singer (Quiet Riot), dies of an overdose at 53
  • Nov 27 Cecil Payne, American jazz baritone saxophonist, dies of prostrate cancer at 84
  • Nov 29 Tom Terrell, American musicologist, NPR reviewer and deejay, dies at 57