Events in Music on September 23

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1952 "Kaw-Liga" single recorded by Hank Williams

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Hank Williams
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Hank Williams

Music release#1 in the Charts

1957 "That'll Be Day" by Buddy Holly & Crickets reaches #1

Singer-songwriter Buddy Holly
Singer-songwriter
Buddy Holly
  • 1974 "Gypsy" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 120 performances

Music concertMusic Concert

1980 Bob Marley's last concert at Stanley Theatre Pittsburgh

Reggae Musician Bob Marley
Reggae Musician
Bob Marley
  • 1982 "Doll's Life" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 5 performances
  • 1993 "Les Miserables" opens at Playhouse, Edinburgh

Music awardsMusic Awards

1998 32nd Country Music Association Award: Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood & George Strait win

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