On This Day

Events in Music on November 24

  • 1800 Weber's opera "Das Waldmadchen" premieres in Freiburg

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1936 Noël Coward's "Tonight at 8:30" premieres in NYC

Playwright, Director and Singer Noël Coward
Playwright, Director and Singer
Noël Coward
  • 1950 "Guys & Dolls" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 1200 performances
  • 1951 "17" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 180 performances
  • 1951 "Music in the Air" closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 56 performances
  • 1956 "Pajama Game" closes at St James Theater NYC after 1063 performances
  • 1966 The Beatles began recording sessions for their album "Sgt.Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band"
  • 1975 "Boccaccio" opens at Edison Theater NYC for 7 performances
  • 1986 "Smile" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 48 performances
  • 1987 "Make It Last Forever" debut album by Keith Sweat is released (Billboard Song of the Year 1988)
  • 1996 "Juan Darien - A Carnival Mass" opens at Vivian Beaumont Theater NYC
  • 1997 "Street Corner Symphony" opens at Brooks Atkinson NYC for 79 performances

Music releaseAlbum Release

2008 Craig David releases his first Greatest Hits album

Singer-songwriter Craig David
Craig David

Music awardsMusic Awards

2013 40th American Music Awards: Taylor Swift & Justin Timberlake win

Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift
Singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake
Justin Timberlake
  • 2014 "Take Your Time" single is released by Sam Hunt (Billboard Song of the Year 2015)
  • 2019 Taylor Swift wins six awards at American Music Awards including Artist of the Year and Artist of the Decade