Events in Music on November 26

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1945 Charlie "Bird" Parker leads a record date for the Savoy label, marketed as the "greatest Jazz session ever"

Jazz Saxophonist and Composer Charlie
Jazz Saxophonist and Composer
Charlie "Bird" Parker
  • 1955 "Boy Friend" closes at Royale Theater NYC after 483 performances
  • 1962 Fab Four have their first recording session under name The Beatles
  • 1966 "Walking Happy" opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 161 performances
  • 1976 German DR deprives singer/poet Wolf Biermann citizenship
  • 1976 Sex Pistols release their debut single "Anarchy In The UK"

Music awardsMusic Awards

1990 1st Billboard Music Awards: M.C. Hammer & Janet Jackson win

Music releaseMusic Single

2007 "Like You'll Never See Me Again" single released by Alicia Keys (NAACP Image Awards Outstanding Music Video, Outstanding Song 2008, Billboard Song of the Year 2008)

Singer-songwriter Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys