Events in Music on June 17

  • 1951 "Flahooley" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 40 performances
  • 1957 "So Rare" by Jimmy Dorsey Orch peaks at #2
  • 1961 "Billy Barnes People" closes at Royale Theater NYC after 8 performances
  • 1967 "Somebody To Love" by Jefferson Airplane peaks at #5

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1967 Barbra Streisand: A Happening in Central Park performed

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • 1970 Led Zeppelin begins their last European tour
  • 1971 Carole King's album "Tapestry" goes to No. 1 on US album charts and stays there for 15 weeks
  • 1972 "Long Haired Lover From Liverpool" by Little Jimmy Osmond peaks at #38
  • 1978 "Cheeseburger In Paradise" by Jimmy Buffett peaks at #32
  • 1979 "Sarava" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 140 performances
  • 1990 "Some Americans Abroad" closes at Vivian Beaumont NYC after 62 performances
  • 1990 "Zoya's Apartment" closes at Circle in Sq Theater NYC after 45 performances
  • 1995 "Who's Tommy" closes at St James Theater NYC after 899 performances

Music awardsMusic Awards

2009 43rd CMT Music Awards: Taylor Swift & Brad Paisley wins

Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Singer-songwriter
Taylor Swift