Events in Music in August 1965

  • Aug 6 Beatles release "Help" album in UK
  • Aug 11 Beatles movie "Help" opens in NYC
  • Aug 14 Beatles tape an appearance for Ed Sullivan Show

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Aug 14 Sonny & Cher's "I Got You Babe" hits #1

Goddess of Pop  Cher
Goddess of Pop
  • Aug 15 Beatles play to 55,000 at Shea Stadium
  • Aug 20 Rolling Stones release their single "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" (their 1st #1 US hit) in the UK
  • Aug 27 The Beatles spend an evening with Elvis Presley

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Aug 28 Bob Dylan booed for playing electric guitar at a concert in New York's Forest Hills

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan