On This Day

Events in Music on November 14

  • 1908 Oscar Strauss' musical "Der tapfere Soldat" premieres in Vienna
  • 1952 First regular UK singles chart published by the New Musical Express
  • 1959 "Girls against the Boys" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 16 performances

Music release#1 in the Charts

1960 Ray Charles' "Georgia On My Mind" reaches #1

Musician Ray Charles
Ray Charles
  • 1964 "Fade Out-Fade In" closes at Mark Hellinger NYC after 199 performances
  • 1964 "Folies Bergere" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 191 performances
  • 1964 "Oliver!" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 774 performances
  • 1965 "Baker Street" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 313 performances
  • 1973 "Good Evening" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 438 performances
  • 1976 "Don't Step on My Olive Branch" closes at Playhouse NYC after 16 performances
  • 1981 "Raise!" 11th studio album by Earth, Wind & Fire is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1982)
  • 1987 "La Cage aux Folles" closes at Palace Theater NYC after 1761 performances

Appears on tv showTelevision Premiere

1991 Michael Jackson's "Black or White" video premieres on FOX TV

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
  • 1993 "Kentucky Cycle" opens at Royale Theater NYC for 34 performances
  • 1993 "Twilight of the Golds" closes at Booth Theater NYC after 29 performances
  • 1996 Revival of John Kander and Fred Ebb's musical "Chicago" opens at Richard Rodgers Theater NYC

Music releaseAlbum Release

2000 Geddy Lee releases his first solo album, “My Favourite Headache”

Singer-Songwriter Geddy Lee
Geddy Lee

Music awardsMusic Awards

2004 31st American Music Awards: Sheryl Crow, Usher & Kenny Chesney win

Singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow
Sheryl Crow
Singer Usher