On This Day

August 19, 2008 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Music

Music releaseAlbum Release

"The Fame", debut album by Lady Gaga, is released (Grammy Award Album of the Year, Best Electronic/Dance Album 2009)

Singer-Songwriter Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga

Deaths in Music

  • LeRoi Moore, American saxophonist (Dave Matthews Band), dies at 46