Events in Music on April 6

  • 1516 A Willaert installed as singer of cardinal Ippolito I d'Este
  • 1955 "3 for Tonight" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 85 performances
  • 1968 13th Eurovision Song Contest: Massiel for Spain wins singing "La, la, la" in London
  • 1974 200,000 attend rock concert "California Jam" in Ontario
  • 1974 19th Eurovision Song Contest: ABBA for Sweden wins singing "Waterloo" in Brighton
  • 1975 "Night... Made America Famous" closes at Barrymore NYC after 75 performances
  • 1975 "The Rocky Horror Show" closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 45 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1976 1st quadrophonic movie track: "Ladies & Gentlemen The Rolling Stones"

Drummer Charlie Watts
Drummer
Charlie Watts
  • 1977 Judge rules Beatles 1962 Hamburg album can be released

Music awardsMusic Awards

1987 22nd Academy of Country Music Awards: Hank Williams Jr, Randy Travis, and Reba McEntire win

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Hank Williams Jr
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Hank Williams Jr
  • 1995 "Having Our Say" opens at Booth Theater NYC for 308 performances
  • 1997 "3 Sisters" closes at Criterion Theater NYC
  • 2013 48th Academy of Country Music Awards: Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert & Jason Aldean win
  • 2014 49th Academy of Country Music Awards: George Strait, Jason Aldean, and Miranda Lambert win