On This Day in Music for April 12

Events in Music

  • 1954 Bill Haley and the Comets record "Rock Around Clock"
  • 1961 3rd Grammy Awards: Theme From a Summer Place, Ray Charles wins 4
  • 1963 Beatles third single, "From Me To You" is released in UK
  • 1966 Rocker Jan Berry crashes his Corvette into a parked truck, an accident which leaves him with long-lasting health issues
  • 1978 13th Academy of Country Music Awards: Kenny Rogers and Crystal Gayle win
  • 1978 Gyorgy Ligeti's opera "Le Grand Macabre" premieres in Stockholm
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Weddings in Music

  • 2014 Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter (34) weds long term girlfriend Lauren Kitt in Santa Barbara, California

Divorces in Music

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