Year 2020 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Aug 21 Korean pop group BTS releases single "Dynamite,"; becomes 1st video to be watched more than 100 million times in 24 hours on YouTube
  • Nov 13 Kylie Minogue becomes the first woman to top the UK album chart over five consecutive decades with "Disco"
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Music Awards in 2020

  • Jan 26 62nd Grammy Awards: Billie Eilish wins 5 Grammys, including album, record and song of the year
  • Feb 18 40th BRIT Awards: Best Album "Psychodrama" by rapper Dave, Best Song of the Year "Someone You Loved" by Lewis Capaldi
  • Oct 21 54th CMT Music Awards: Carrie Underwood, and Luke Bryan win
  • Nov 22 48th American Music Awards: Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, The Weeknd & Bad Bunny win

Musicians Married in 2020

  • Aug 1 American country singer Luke Combs (30) weds Nicole Hocking (28) at home in Florida
  • Aug 29 American actress Niecy Nash (50) weds American R&B singer Jessica Betts (38)
  • Sep 7 British singer-songwriter Lily Allen (35) weds American actor David Harbour (45) in Las Vegas, Nevada; an Elvis impersonator officiates

Musicians Divorces in 2020