Events in Music on September 12

  • 1910 Gustav Mahler's 8th Symphony premieres in Munich with 1028 musicians
  • 1927 Sigmund Romberg's musical "My Maryland," premieres in NYC
  • 1953 "Carnival in Flanders" closes at New Century Theater NYC after 6 performances
  • 1960 "Vintage '60" opens at Brooks Atkinson Theater NYC for 8 performances
  • 1984 Country singer Barbara Mandrell is badly injured in a car accident
  • 1990 "Les Miserables," opens at Cirkus Theater, Stockholm
  • 1994 Country singer George Jones undergoes triple bypass surgery

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1995 INXS' Michael Hutchence pleads guilty to punching a photographer

INXS rocker Michael Hutchence
INXS rocker
Michael Hutchence

Music awardsMusic Awards

2010 27th MTV Video Music Awards: Lady Gaga & Eminem win

Singer-Songwriter Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga
Rapper Eminem

Music releaseMusic Single

2011 "Love On Top" single released by Beyoncé (Grammy Award Best Traditional R&B Performance 2013, Billboard Song of the Year 2012)

  • 2017 Lady Gaga confirms her battlle with chronic illness fibromyalgia