On This Day

Musicians Married and Divorced on June 19

Weddings in Music

James Brown

1953 Singer James Brown (20) weds Velma Warren at Trinity CME Church in Toccoa, Georgia; divorce in 1969

  • 1988 Danny Spitz, heavy metal artist (Anthrax), weds Valerie
  • 2006 "Savage Garden" pop singer Darren Hayes (34) weds animator Richard Cullen in London

Divorces in Music

LeAnn Rimes

2010 Backup dancer Dean Sheremet (29) divorces Grammy Award-winning singer LeAnn Rimes (27) after nearly eight years of marriage