Events in Music on June 5

  • 1945 Benjamin Britten's opera "Peter Grimes" premieres in London

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1964 Davie Jones & King Bees debut "I Can't Help Thinking About Me"; group disbands but Davie Jones goes on to success as David Bowie

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
Singer-Songwriter
David Bowie

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1981 George Harrison releases "Somewhere in England"

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison
  • 1983 37th Tony Awards: "Torch Song Trilogy" and "Cats" win
  • 1989 23rd Music City News Country Awards: R Van Shelton & Randy Travis

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1989 Paul McCartney releases "Flowers in the Dirt"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney
  • 1993 "Livin' On The Edge" by Aerosmith hits #18
  • 1994 "Gray's Anatomy" opens at Beaumont Theater NYC for 8 performances
  • 1995 29th Music City News Country Awards: Alan Jackson & Reba McEntire
  • 2013 47th Country Music Association Award: George Strait, Miranda Lambert & Blake Shelton wins

Music awardsMusic Awards

2013 47th CMT Music Awards: Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert & Blake Shelton wins

Film release premierFilm Premier

2018 "Ocean's 8" film premieres, directed by Gary Ross starring Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway and Rihanna">Rihanna

Actress Sandra Bullock
Actress
Sandra Bullock
Singer Rihanna
Singer
Rihanna
Actress Anne Hathaway
Actress
Anne Hathaway