November 2008 in Music

Events in Music


Music releaseAlbum Release

Nov 11 Taylor Swift releases her 2nd studio album “Fearless” (2009 Billboard Album of the Year, Grammy Album of the Year 2010, American Music Awards 2009)

Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Singer-songwriter
Taylor Swift

Music awardsMusic Awards

Nov 12 42nd Country Music Association Award: Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood & Brad Paisley wins

Music awardsMusic Awards

Nov 23 35th American Music Awards: Rihanna & Chris Brown win

Singer Rihanna
Singer
Rihanna
Singer Chris Brown
Singer
Chris Brown

Music releaseAlbum Release

Nov 24 Craig David releases his first Greatest Hits album

Singer-songwriter Craig David
Singer-songwriter
Craig David

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 1 Nathaniel Mayer, American soul musician (b. 1944)
  • Nov 1 Yma Sumac, Peruvian singer (b. 1922)
  • Nov 1 Shakir Stewart, American music producer (b. 1974)
  • Nov 10 Miriam Makeba, South African singer and anti-apartheid activist (b. 1932)
  • Nov 12 Mitch Mitchell, English musician (b. 1947)
  • Nov 12 Serge Nigg, French composer, dies at 84
  • Nov 17 George Stephen Morrison, American admiral and father of The Doors' lead singer Jim Morrison
  • Nov 24 Kenny MacLean, Scottish musician (Platinum Blonde) (b. 1956)
  • Nov 30 Munetaka Higuchi, Japanese drummer (Loudness) (b. 1958)