Events in Music on September 7

  • 1974 "Irene" closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 605 performances

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1976 US courts find George Harrison guilty of plagiarism (He's So Fine)

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison
  • 1987 "I Want Her" single released by Keith Sweat (Billboard Song of the Year 1988)
  • 1988 5th MTV Video Music Awards: INXS wins
  • 1990 "Street Scene" opens at NY State Theater NYC for 6 performances

Music awardsMusic Awards

1995 12th MTV Video Music Awards: TLC, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, & Madonna win

Pop Star Madonna
Pop Star
Madonna

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1996 Rap artist Tupac Shakur shot multiple times in a drive by shooting in Las Vegas, dies 6 days later

Rapper Tupac Shakur
Rapper
Tupac Shakur

Music awardsMusic Awards

2000 17th MTV Video Music Awards: Eminem & Aaliyah win

Rapper Eminem
Rapper
Eminem

Music awardsMusic Awards

2008 25th MTV Video Music Awards: Britney Spears & Chris Brown win

Singer Chris Brown
Singer
Chris Brown
Pop Star Britney Spears
Pop Star
Britney Spears

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2018 Rappers Cardi B and Nicki Minaj come to physical blows at a New York Fashion event

Rapper & Singer Nicki Minaj
Rapper & Singer
Nicki Minaj
  • 2018 Eminem breaks 36-year UK chart record for consecutive No. 1 albums with "Kamikaze"