On This Day

December 7, 2016 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Music

  • Pakistan International Airways plane crashes north of Islamabad, killing all 48 on board, including singer turned preacher Junaid Jamshed

Deaths in Music

  • Greg Lake, English rock vocalist and bassist (King Crimson, Emerson, Lake & Palmer), dies of cancer at 69
  • Junaid Jamshed, Pakistani singer (Vital Signs 1), dies in a plane crash at 52
2016 in Music