On This Day

Events in Music on June 6

  • 1931 "There Ought To Be A Moonlight Saving Time" by Guy Lombardo hits #1

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1960 "Steve Allen Show" last airs on NBC-TV

TV Personality, Comedian and Composer Steve Allen
TV Personality, Comedian and Composer
Steve Allen

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1962 The Beatles meet their producer George Martin for the first time and record "Besame Mucho" with Pete Best on drums

Music Producer George Martin
Music Producer
George Martin
Original Drummer of the Beatles Pete Best
Original Drummer of the Beatles
Pete Best
  • 1964 The Beatles arrive in Netherlands
  • 1965 Rolling Stones release single "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1971 John Lennon and Yoko Ono unannounced appearance at Fillmore East in NYC

Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono
Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon

Music releaseAlbum Release

1972 David Bowie releases his breakthrough album "The Rise & Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars"

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
Singer-Songwriter
David Bowie
  • 1983 17th Music City News Country Awards: Marty Robbins & Roy Acuff
  • 1986 "Storms of Life" debut album by Randy Travis is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1987)
  • 1988 22nd Music City News Country Awards: Randy Travis & Statler Brothers
  • 1990 2nd International Rock Awards
  • 1994 28th Music City News Country Awards: Alan Jackson & Ray Stevens

Music awardsMusic Awards

2012 46th CMT Music Awards: Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert & Luke Bryan wins

Singer Carrie Underwood
Singer
Carrie Underwood
Country Music Singer-Songwriter Luke Bryan
Country Music Singer-Songwriter
Luke Bryan
  • 2017 Korean singer T.O.P is rushed to hospital after a suspected overdose while serving mandatory military service