On This Day

Events in Music in June 1959

  • Jun 22 "Along Came Jones" by Coasters peaks at #9

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Jun 22 "Class" the first hit by Chubby Checker peaks at #38 in the US

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Chubby Checker
  • Jun 27 "West Side Story" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 734 performances