On This Day

Events in Music in September 1987

  • Sep 7 "I Want Her" single released by Keith Sweat (Billboard Song of the Year 1988)

Music awardsVideo Music Awards

Sep 11 4th MTV Video Music Awards: Peter Gabriel wins

Rock Vocalist Peter Gabriel
Rock Vocalist
Peter Gabriel
  • Sep 14 'Les Miserables' opens at Rock Theatre, Vigzinhaz Budapest
  • Sep 20 "Big River" closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC after 1005 performances

Music release#1 in the Charts

Sep 29 "Didn't We Almost Have It All," by Whitney Houston hits #1