On This Day

June 2012 in Music History

Events in Music

Music awardsMusic Awards

Jun 6 46th CMT Music Awards: Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert & Luke Bryan wins

Singer Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood
Country Music Singer-Songwriter Luke Bryan
Country Music Singer-Songwriter
Luke Bryan
  • Jun 16 A collapse of a stage at a Toronto Radiohead concert kills one person

Weddings in Music

  • Jun 10 Country music singer Wynonna Judd (48) weds "Highway 101" drummer Cactus Moser in Leiper's Fork, Tennessee
  • Jun 18 R&B singer Bobby Brown (43) weds Alicia Etheridge in Honolulu, Hawaii

Divorces in Music

  • Jun 4 "The Wonder Years" actress Danica McKellar (37) divorces composer Mike Verta (36) due to irreconcilable differences after 3 years of marriage
  • Jun 5 NBC musical drama series "Smash" actress Debra Messing (43) divorces actor and producer Daniel Zelman (44) by their mutual decision after 10 years of marriage

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 4 Herb [Herbert] Reed, American musician (The Platters), dies at 83
  • Jun 4 George Marino, American Grammy Award-winning mastering engineer who worked with Guns N' Roses, Bon Jovi, Stevie Wonder, John Lennon & Yoko Ono, dies of lung cancer at 65
  • Jun 7 Bob Welch, American musician (Fleetwood Mac), commits suicide by gunshot at 66
  • Jun 13 Graeme Bell, Australian pianist and composer, dies at 97
  • Jun 21 Richard Adler, American composer and songwriter (Pajama Game; Damn Yankees)), dies at 90