Events in Music on October 3

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1945 Elvis Presley's 1st public appearance at the age of 10

Singer & Cultural Icon Elvis Presley
Singer & Cultural Icon
Elvis Presley
  • 1947 "Under the Counter" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 27 performances
  • 1961 "Sail Away" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 167 performances
  • 1962 "Stop the World, I Want to Get Off" opens at Shubert NYC for 886 performances
  • 1963 "Here's Love" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 338 performances
  • 1970 "Coco" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 333 performances

Music releaseAlbum Release

1975 George Harrison releases "Extra Texture" album in UK

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison
  • 1977 "Comedy with Music (Victor Borge)" opens at Imperial NYC for 66 performances

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1983 Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson release "Say, Say, Say" in UK

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
  • 1990 Florida record store owner Charles Freeman is found guilty of obsenity, for selling 2 Live Crew rap records

Music awardsMusic Awards

1991 25th Country Music Association Award: Garth Brooks, Tanya Tucker & Vince Gill wins

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Garth Brooks
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Garth Brooks

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1992 Madonna premieres her "Erotica" video on MTV

Pop Star Madonna
Pop Star
Madonna

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1992 Sinead O'Connor rips up a picture of Pope John Paul II on "Saturday Night Live"

Singer-Songwriter Sinead O'Connor
Singer-Songwriter
Sinead O'Connor
Television Producer Lorne Michaels
Television Producer
Lorne Michaels
  • 1993 "White Liars/Black Comedy" closes at Criterion NYC after 38 performances