On This Day in Music for January 19

Events in Music

  • 1971 "No, No Nanette" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 861 performances
  • 1971 The Beatles' "Helter Skelter" is played at Charles Manson trial
  • 1985 "Born in the USA", single by Bruce Springsteen, peaks at #9
  • 1992 Cy Coleman and David Zippel's musical "City of Angels" closes at the Virginia Theater, NYC, after 879 performances, winning 6 Tony and 8 Drama Desk Awards
  • 1993 Columbia Records releases "The Wheel", the eighth studio album by American singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash. co-produced by Cash and future husband John Leventhal
  • 1994 9th Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: The Animals; The Band; Duane Eddy; The Grateful Dead; Elton John; John Lennon; Bob Marley; Rod Stewart; Willie Dixon; and Johnny Otis
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