Events in Music on June 6

  • 1885 Opera "Lakmé" is produced (Paris)
  • 1931 "There Ought To Be A Moonlight Saving Time" by Guy Lombardo hits #1

Music release#1 in the Charts

1955 Bill Haley & Comets' "Rock Around the Clock" hits #1

Father of Rock 'n' Roll Bill Haley
Father of Rock 'n' Roll
Bill Haley

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

TV Personality, Comedian and Composer Steve Allen
TV Personality, Comedian and Composer
Steve Allen
  • 1962 The Beatles meet their producer George Martin for the first time and record "Besame Mucho" with Pete Best on drums
  • 1964 The Beatles arrive in Netherlands
  • 1965 Rolling Stones release single "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"

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

Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono

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1972 David Bowie releases "Rise & Fall of Ziggy Stardust"

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

  • 2017 Korean singer T.O.P is rushed to hospital after a suspected overdose while serving mandatory military service