On This Day

October 2012 in Music History

Events in Music


Music releaseAlbum Release

Oct 22 "Red" 4th studio album by Taylor Swift is released (Billboard Album of the Year 2012/2013)

Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Singer-songwriter
Taylor Swift

Weddings in Music


LoveWedding of Interest

Oct 6 Former "Private Practice" actress Audra McDonald (42) weds Broadway star Will Swenson (38) in Croton-on-Hudson, New York

Actress and Singer Audra McDonald
Actress and Singer
Audra McDonald

LoveWedding of Interest

Oct 19 Grammy Award winning singer Justin Timberlake (31) weds "Total Recall" actress Jessica Biel (30) at the Borgo Egnazia resort in Fasano, Italy

Singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake
Singer-songwriter
Justin Timberlake
Actress Jessica Biel
Actress
Jessica Biel

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 7 John Tchicai, Danish jazz saxophonist and composer, dies at 76
  • Oct 9 Theo Olof, German-Dutch violinist and concert master, dies at 88
  • Oct 18 David Spencer Ware, American free jazz saxophonist, dies at 62