Events in Music on September 13

Music Recording

1947 T-Bone Walker records his biggest hit "Call it Stormy Monday (But Tuesday Is Just as Bad)" in Hollywood, California

Music Single

1965 Beatles release single "Yesterday" - just Paul, with a strings arranged by George Martin

  • 1965 Beatles win 1st Grammy, for Best Group of 1964

Music Premiere

1969 Plastic Ono Band's 1st live performance, featuring John Lennon, Yoko Ono and Eric Clapton, at the Toronto Rock and Roll Revival festival

  • 1989 "Les Miserables" opens at Fisher Theatre, Detroit
  • 1994 "Ready To Die" debut studio album by The Notorious B.I.G. released

Music Single

1997 Elton John release single "Something About the Way You Look Tonight" in the UK

  • 1997 Elton John releases "Candle in the Wind 1997", a tribute to Diana, Princess of Wales in the UK
  • 2003 British rock singer Mike Smith (Dave Clark Five) fractures spine falling while trying to enter his home after locking himself out, becomes permanently paralyzed from the waist down

Farm Aid Concert

2014 Farm Aid held in Raleigh, north Carolina; performers include Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Jack White, Gary Clarke Jr., Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Jamey Johnson, Todd Snider, and Carlene Carter [1]

Music History

2021 Nicki Minaj tweets misinformation about vaccines making men impotent, forcing prominent officials to publicly debunk it, including Antony Fauci and the Health Minister of Trinidad