On This Day

Events in Music in June 1988

  • Jun 1 "Les Miserables" opens at Shubert Theatre, LA
  • Jun 4 Revival of John Kander and Fred Ebb's "Cabaret" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 262 performances
  • Jun 4 42nd Tony Awards: "M Butterfly" and "Phantom of the Opera" win

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Jun 6 22nd Music City News Country Awards: Randy Travis & Statler Brothers

Country Music Singer Randy Travis
Country Music Singer
Randy Travis
  • Jun 11 "Everything Your Heart Desires" by Daryl Hall & John Oates peaks at #3
  • Jun 11 "Rooty Toot Toot" by John Cougar Mellencamp peaks at #61

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Jun 11 "We All Sleep Alone" by Cher peaks at #14

Goddess of Pop  Cher
Goddess of Pop
Cher

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Jun 13 George Harrison releases "This is Love"

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison

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Jun 14 Woman sues Chuck Berry for $5,000,000, alleges he hit her

Rock Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Chuck Berry
Rock Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter
Chuck Berry
  • Jun 14 "Guy" debut album by Guy is released
  • Jun 25 "Chess" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 68 performances