Events in Music on June 7

  • June
  • 1952 "3 Wishes after Jamie" closes at Mark Hellinger NYC after 94 performances
  • 1963 1st Rolling Stones TV appearance (Thank Your Lucky Stars) & release 1st single, "Come on"
  • 1964 Beatles travel canals of Amsterdam

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

1969 "Johnny Cash Show" debuts on ABC-TV

Country Singer Johnny Cash
Country Singer
Johnny Cash

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1969 Bob Dylan & Johnny Cash combine on a Grand Ole Opry TV special

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Singer-Songwriter
Bob Dylan
Country Singer Johnny Cash
Country Singer
Johnny Cash
  • 1969 Tommy James abd Shondells release "Crystal Blue Persuasion"
  • 1970 The Who's "Tommy" is performed at NY's Lincoln Center
  • 1972 Musical "Grease" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 3,388 performances

Music release#1 in the Charts

1975 "Thank God I'm a Country Boy" by John Denver hits #1

Country Singer John Denver
Country Singer
John Denver

Music ConcertSex Pistols' Break Up

1977 During the Queen's Jubilee, the Sex Pistols attempt to perform on a boat on the River Thames, but are forced to stop by the police
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Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious on stage during the band's last show at Winterland in San Francisco, January 14, 1978
Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious on stage during the band's last show at Winterland in San Francisco, January 14, 1978
  • 1979 Rock n' roll musician Chuck Berry is charged with tax evasion
  • 1980 "Billy Bishop Goes to War" closes at Morosco NYC after 12 performances
  • 1980 "Cars" by Gary Numan hits #9
  • 1982 16th Music City News Country Awards: Barbara Mandrell

Music release#1 in the Charts

1986 Madonna's single "Live to Tell" goes #1

Pop Star Madonna
Pop Star
Madonna
  • 1987 41st Tony Awards: Fences & Les Miserables win

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1990 Michael Jackson hospitalized for chest pains

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
  • 1992 "Small Family Business" closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 48 performances
  • 1993 27th Music City News Country Awards: Alan Jackson & Vince Gill
  • 1993 Cleveland breaks ground for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
  • 1993 Singer Prince celebrates his birthday by changing his name to a symbol
  • 2004 "Live Like You Were Dying" single released by Tim McGraw (Grammy Award Best Country Song 2004, Billboard Song of the Year 2004)
  • 2009 63rd Tony Awards: "Billy Elliot the Musical" and "God of Carnage" win