Events in Music on June 19

Music releaseMusic Recording

1960 Loretta Lynn records "Honky Tonk Girl"

Singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn
Singer-songwriter
Loretta Lynn
  • 1961 "Little Egypt (Ying-Yang)" by Coasters peaks at #23

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1964 Bob Dylan completes UK tour

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Singer-Songwriter
Bob Dylan

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1967 Paul McCartney admits on TV that he took LSD

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

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1973 Pete Rose & Willie Davis both get career hit # 2,000

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose
  • 1978 "Best Little Whorehouse..." opens at 46th St NYC for 1577 performances

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1984 Weird Al Yankovic gives free live performance at Del Mar Fair

Parody Singer and Comedian Weird Al Yankovic
Parody Singer and Comedian
Weird Al Yankovic
  • 1994 "Sally Marrand Her Escorts" closes at Helen Hayes NYC after 50 performances
  • 1994 "She Loves Me" closes at Atkinson Theater NYC after 294 performances
  • 1994 "Twilight - Los Angeles 1992" closes at Cort NYC after 72 performances
  • 1997 "Forever Tango!" opens at Walter Kerr Theater NYC

Film release premierFilm Premier

2014 "Transformers: Age of Extinction" directed by Michael Bay and starring Mark Wahlberg premieres in Hong Kong. Highest grossing film of 2014 ($1.104 billion)

Actor & Former Rapper Mark Wahlberg
Actor & Former Rapper
Mark Wahlberg