On This Day

December 2014 in Music

Weddings in Music

LovePerson of Interest

Dec 21 Singer Elton John marries producer David Furnish

Singer Elton John
Elton John

Divorces in Music

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Dec 12 Actor and comedian Nick Cannon (37) files for divorce from singer Mariah Carey (48) after 6 years of marriage

Singer Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey
Actor & Rapper Nick Cannon
Actor & Rapper
Nick Cannon

Deaths in Music

  • Dec 2 Bobby Keyes, American Saxophonist, dies at 70
  • Dec 3 Ian McLagan, English rocker, dies from a stroke at 69
  • Dec 8 Knut Nystedt, Norwegian composer, dies at 99
  • Dec 13 Raoul Cita, R&B pianist and songwriter (Harptones), dies at 86
  • Dec 15 Ray Steadman-Allen, English composer, dies at 92

Person of interestJoe Cocker

Dec 22 Joe Cocker, English rock musician (With a Little Help from My Friends), dies of lung cancer at 70

Rocker Joe Cocker
Joe Cocker
  • Dec 30 Patrick Gowers, British film scores composer (Hamlet), dies at 78