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

Album Release Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

1966 The Beatles began recording sessions for their album "Sgt.Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band"

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One of the most famous album covers in music history, The Beatles' Sgt Pepper's Lonely Heart's Club Band, designed by artists Peter Blake and Jann Haworth
One of the most famous album covers in music history, The Beatles' Sgt Pepper's Lonely Heart's Club Band, designed by artists Peter Blake and Jann Haworth
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  • 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
Singer-songwriter
Craig David

Music awardsMusic Awards

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

Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Singer-songwriter
Taylor Swift
Singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake
Singer-songwriter
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