Events in Music on November 10

  • 1945 Harry Revel and Arnold B. Horwitt's musical comedy "Are You with It?" opens at Century Theater, NYC, later moving to the Shubert Theatre; runs for 264 performances
  • 1955 James Mundy and John La Touche's musical comedy "Vamp" opens at Winter Garden Theater, NYC; runs for 60 performances

Music Premiere

1956 Gene de Paul and Johnny Mercer's musical "Li'l Abner", based on the hillbilly comic strip, opens at the St. James Theatre, NYC; runs for 693 performances

  • 1962 "Nowhere to Go, But Up" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 9 performances
  • 1964 "Something More!" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 15 performances

Music Premiere

1970 Richard Rodgers and Martin Charnin's musical "Two by Two" opens at Imperial Theater, NYC; runs for 343 performances

  • 1973 "Ship Ahoy" album by The O'Jays is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1974)
  • 1981 Donald Driver and Michael Valenti's musical comedy "Oh, Brother!" opens at ANTA Theater, NYC; runs for 3 performances
  • 1983 "Amen Corner" opens at Nederlander Theater NYC for 83 performances

Album Release

1986 Columbia Records releases Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band "Live/1975-85", a 5 LP box set of concert recordings

Music History

1993 Andrew Lloyd Weber and Tim Rice's biblical rock opera "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" opens at Minskoff Theater, NYC; run for 223 performances

  • 1997 "Jackie - An American Life" opens at Belasco Theater NYC

Music History

2010 Alan Menken, famous Disney composer, receives the 2,442nd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Music Single

2014 "Uptown Funk" single released by Bruno Mars (Billboard Song of the Year 2015, Grammy Record Of The Year, Grammy Song of the Year 2016)