July 2008 in Music

Weddings in Music

  • Jul 12 Black Eyed Peas rapper Taboo (32) weds fashion publicist Jaymie Dizon (29) at St. Andrews Catholic Church in Pasadena, California
  • Jul 21 Actor Tony Leung Chiu-wai and actress and singer Carina Lau marry in Bhutan

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 1 Mel Galley, English guitarist (b. 1948)
  • Jul 2 Natasha Shneider, Russian-born musician (b. 1956)
  • Jul 3 Oliver Schroer, Canadian fiddler and composer (b. 1956)
  • Jul 6 Bobby Durham, American jazz drummer (b. 1937)
  • Jul 16 Jo Stafford, American singer of traditional pop music (b. 1917)
  • Jul 18 Tauno Marttinen, Finnish composer, dies at 95
  • Jul 20 Artie Traum, American guitarist (b. 1943)
  • Jul 24 Norman Dello Joio, American composer (b. 1913)
  • Jul 25 Johnny Griffin III, American jazz saxophonist (A Blowin' Session), dies of a heart attack at 80
  • Jul 27 Horst Stein, German conductor (b. 1928)
  • Jul 28 Susan Tamim, Lebanese singer and actress, murdered (b. 1977)
  • Jul 29 Ishmeet Singh Sodhi, Indian Playback Singer (b. 1989)