On This Day

Events in Music in June 1992

  • Jun 7 "Small Family Business" closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 48 performances

Music awardsMusic City News Awards

Jun 8 26th Music City News Country Awards: Alan Jackson & Garth Brooks win

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Garth Brooks
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Garth Brooks
  • Jun 10 "Price" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 47 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 24 Billy Joel gets an honorary diploma from Hicksville High School (Nassau, Long Island, New York) at 43

Pianist, Songwriter and Composer Billy Joel
Pianist, Songwriter and Composer
Billy Joel
  • Jun 25 Stage musical "Les Miserables" opens at Vinohradské divadlo (Vinohrady Theatre), Prague, Czechoslovakia (now Czech Republic)

Music concertGlastonbury Festival

Jun 26 Glastonbury Festival in Pilton, England opens: Shakespear's Sister, and Youssou N'Dour headline; other performers include Lou Reed, Kirsty MacColl, Tom Jones, Joan Armatrading, Richard Thompson, Billy Bragg, Television, and the Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Singer Tom Jones
Singer
Tom Jones

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Jun 27 "57 Channels (And Nothin' On)" by Bruce Springsteen peaks at #68

Singer-Songwriter Bruce Springsteen
Singer-Songwriter
Bruce Springsteen

Music releaseTheater Premiere

Jun 28 Ra Lewis' dramatic play "Chinese Coffee", starring Al Pacino, opens at the Circle in Square Theater, NYC; runs for 18 performances

Actor Al Pacino
Actor
Al Pacino
  • Jun 29 "Salome" opens at Circle in Sq Theater NYC for 9 performances
  • Jun 30 "End of the Road" single released by Boyz II Men (Grammy Award Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals and Best R&B Song 1993, Billboard Song of the Year 1992)