On This Day

Events in Music in April 1985

  • Apr 8 "Leader of the Pack" opens at Ambassador Theater NYC for 120 performances
  • Apr 16 "Grind" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 79 performances
  • Apr 18 Wham become the first western pop act to release an album in China

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Apr 25 Roger Miller's musical "Big River" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 1005 performances

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