On This Day

Events in Music in April 1971

  • Apr 3 16th Eurovision Song Contest: Severine for Monaco wins singing "Un banc, un arbre, une rue" in Dublin
  • Apr 4 Stephen Sondheim's "Follies" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 524 performances, then most expensive broadway musical
  • Apr 15 "70, Girls, 70" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 35 performances

Music releaseMusic Recording

Apr 20 Barbra Streisand records "We've Only Just Begun"

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Barbra Streisand