Events in Music on May 6

  • 1891 Conductors on London General Omnibus Company go on strike
  • 1948 "Sally" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 36 performances
  • 1950 "Great to Be Alive" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 52 performances
  • 1974 Stolen "Guitar Player" painting by Jan Vermeer found in London
  • 1977 "Beatles at Hollywood Bowl" released in UK
  • 1981 "Inacent Black" opens at Biltmore Theater NYC for 14 performances
  • 1989 34th Eurovision Song Contest: Riva for Yugoslavia wins singing "Rock Me" in Lausanne

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1997 Michael Jackson & Bee Gees inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

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  • 2002 "The Good Stuff" single released by Kenny Chesney (Billboard Song of the Year 2002)