Year 2018 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Apr 24 Streaming music services overtake worldwide sales of CDs and vinyl for the first time according to IFPI
  • May 5 Childish Gambino [Donald Glover] releases the music video to new single "This is America" to wide acclaim
  • May 27 South Korean boy band BTS are the first K-pop group to top the US Billboard 200 with their album "Love Yourself: Tear"
  • Jul 3 Cardi B becomes first female rapper to get two number one US Billboard hits, with "I Like It" with Bad Bunny and J Balvin
  • Jul 10 Drake surpasses The Beatles record of most singles in Billboard Hot One 100 with seven against their five from his album "Scorpion"
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Music Awards in 2018

Musicians Married in 2018

  • Jan 3 Actress Ellen Page reveals she has married dancer Emma Portner
  • Jan 8 Singer Ricky Martin reveals he has married Jwan Yosef
  • Nov 18 Actress and singer Mandy Moore (34) weds singer-songwriter and Dawes frontman Taylor Goldsmith (33) in Los Angeles, California

Musicians Divorces in 2018

  • Jun 14 American "Glee" actress and singer Naya Rivera (31) divorces American actor Ryan Dorsey (34) after almost 4 years of marriage

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