Events in Music on July 3

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1937 Del Mar Turf Club, with crooner Bing Crosby as president and actor Pat O'Brien as a club officer, opens for racing

Singer and Actor Bing Crosby
Singer and Actor
Bing Crosby
  • 1954 "Wonderful Town" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 559 performances
  • 1969 78,000 attend Newport Jazz Festival, Newport, Rhode Island
  • 1970 200,000 attend Atlanta Pop Festival

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1976 Brian Wilson performs with the Beach Boys after 12 years apart

Singer-Songwriter Brian Wilson
Singer-Songwriter
Brian Wilson
  • 1982 Riot at building Stopera Amsterdam (damages Ÿ1 million)
  • 2007 "Just Got Started Lovin' You" single released by James Otto (Billboard Song of the Year 2008)
  • 2018 Cardi B becomes first female rapper to get two number one US Billboard hits, with "I Like It" with Bad Bunny and J Balvin