On This Day

November 2019 in Music History

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 3 Olivia Newton-John's black leather outfit from the film "Grease" sells for $405,700 at auction in Beverly Hills, California

Singer and actress Olivia Newton-John
Singer and actress
Olivia Newton-John

Music awardsMusic Awards

Nov 24 Taylor Swift wins six awards at American Music Awards including Artist of the Year and Artist of the Decade

Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Singer-songwriter
Taylor Swift
  • Nov 29 K-pop stars Jung Joon-young and Choi Jong-hoon sentenced to prison for gang-raping unconscious fans and distributing footage of it (Jung)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 29 Irving Burgie (Lord Burgess), American Caribbean music composer and musician (Day-O), dies at 95
  • Nov 29 Ruth Anderson, American flutist, classical and electronic music composer (I Come Out of Your Sleep), dies at 91