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See also: 1960s in music. This page indexes the individual year in music pages. ... The table of years in music is a tabular display of all years in music, to provide an overview and quick navigation to any year. ... See also: 1951 in music, other events of 1952, 1953 in music, 1950s in music and the list of years in music // Events Pierre Schaeffer publishes his A la recherche dune musique concrète (The Search for a Concrete Music), an explanation of his experimental approach to composing. ... See also: 1952 in music, other events of 1953, 1954 in music, 1950s in music and the list of years in music // Events Arthur Bliss replaces Arnold Bax as Master of the Queens Musick. ... See also: 1953 in music, other events of 1954, 1955 in music, 1950s in music and the list of years in music // Events Frank Sinatra wins the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in From Here To Eternity, 1953; resuscitating his singing career in the process Bing Crosby received a... See also: 1954 in music, other events of 1955, 1956 in music, 1950s in music and the list of years in music // January 1 - RCA victor announces a marketing plan called Operation TNT. The label drops the list price on LPs from $5. ... See also: 1955 in music, other events of 1956, 1957 in music, 1950s in music and the list of years in music // January 1 - Blue Suede Shoes is released by Carl Perkins on the Sun Records label. ... See also: 1956 in music, other events of 1957, 1958 in music, 1950s in music and the list of years in music // January 5 - Renato Carosone and his band start their American tour in Cuba. ... See also: 1957 in music, other events of 1958, 1959 in music, 1950s in music and the list of years in music // Events January 28 - Little Richard begins attending classes at Oakwood College in Huntsville, Alabama February 14 - The Iranian government bans rock & roll because they claim that the form... See also: 1958 in music, other events of 1959, 1960 in music, 1950s in music and the list of years in music // Events 1959 (date unknown) Jimi Hendrix buys first electric guitar: a White Single pickup Supro Ozark 1560 S. January 5 The first sessions for Ella Fitzgeralds George... See also: 1959 in music, other events of 1960, 1961 in music, 1960s in music and the list of years in music // Events January 14 - Elvis Presley is promoted to Sergeant in the U.S. Army February 6 - Songwriter Jesse Belvin dies in an automobile accident in Los Angeles, California. ... See also: 1960 in music, other events of 1961, 1962 in music, 1960s in music and the list of years in music // Events January 15 - Motown Records signs The Supremes January 20 - Francis Poulencs Gloria is premiered in Boston February 12 - The Miracles Shop Around becomes Motowns first... See also: 1962 in music, other events of 1963, 1964 in music, 1960s in music and the list of years in music // January 1 - The Beatles start a 5 day tour in Scotland to support the release of their new single, Love Me Do. January 4 - At Cortina dAmpezzo... See also: 1963 in music, other events of 1964, 1965 in music, 1960s in music and the list of years in music // Events January 1 - Top of the Pops premieres on BBC television. ... See also: 1964 in music, other events of 1965, 1966 in music, 1960s in music and the list of years in music // January 4 - Fender Guitars is sold to CBS for $13 million. ... See also: 1965 in music, other events of 1966, 1967 in music, 1960s in music and the list of years in music Hot 100 No. ... See also: 1966 in music, other events of 1967, 1968 in music, 1960s in music and the list of years in music 1967 was an important year for psychedelic music, with releases from The Doors (The Doors, Strange Days), Jefferson Airplane (Surrealistic Pillow), the Beatles Sgt. ... See also: 1967 in music, other events of 1968, 1969 in music, 1960s in music and the list of years in music // January 4 - Guitarist Jimi Hendrix is jailed by Stockholm police, after trashing a hotel room during a drunken fist fight with bassist Noel Redding. ... See also: 1968 in music, other events of 1969, 1970 in music, 1960s in music and the list of years in music // Perhaps the most famous musical events of 1969 are two legendary concerts. ... See also: other events of 1970 list of years in music 1970s in music // Charles Wuorinen, aged 32, becomes the youngest composer ever to win the Pulitzer Prize for Music. ... See also: 1970 in music, other events of 1971, 1972 in music, 1970s in music and the list of years in music // February 8 - Bob Dylans hour-long documentary film, Eat the Document, premieres at New Yorks Academy of Music. ... See also: other events of 1972 list of years in music 1970s in music // January 17 - Highway 51 South in Memphis, Tennessee is renamed Elvis Presley Blvd January 20 - Pink Floyd debuts Dark Side of the Moon during a performance at The Dome, in Brighton, but due to technical difficulties... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1961 calendar). ... 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar). ... Year 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... Face The 1930s (years from 1930–1939) were described as an abrupt shift to more radical and conservative lifestyles, as countries were struggling to find a solution to the Great Depression, also known in Europe as the World Depression. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... This does not cite any references or sources. ... The 1960s decade refers to the years from January 1, 1960 to December 31, 1969, inclusive. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979. ... This article cites very few or no references or sources. ... For the band, see 1990s (band). ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999... The 21st century is the present century of the Anno Domini (common) era, in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... See also: 1961 in art, other events of 1962, 1963 in art, list of years in art, List_of_art_events. ... 1962 in archaeology // Explorations Ian Graham makes first map of Maya site of El Mirador Excavations Publications Finds Neolithic remains at Jiahu discovered by Zhu Zhi Awards Miscellaneous Births Deaths See also List of years in archaeology 1961 in archaeology 1963 in archaeology Categories: 1962 | Years in archaeology ... See also: 1961 in architecture, other events of 1962, 1963 in architecture and the architecture timeline. ... See also: 1961 in literature, other events of 1962, 1963 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: Other events of 1962 List of years in science . ...

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Events

January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. ... The group were initially cast in the Buddy Holly And The Crickets mould. ... It has been suggested that Decca Music Group be merged into this article or section. ... January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Brian Samuel Epstein, born in Liverpool, Lancashire, England (19 September 1934 – 27 August 1967), was an English businessman best known as the manager of The Beatles. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. ... January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For further information, see Las Vegas metropolitan area and Las Vegas Strip. ... April 6 is the 96th day of the year (97th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Glenn Herbert Gould (September 25, 1932 – October 4, 1982) was a Canadian pianist, noted especially for his recordings of the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. ... Johannes Brahms Johannes Brahms (May 7, 1833 – April 3, 1897) was a German composer of classical music. ... Leonard Bernstein (IPA pronunciation: )[1] (August 25, 1918 – October 14, 1990) was an American conductor, composer, and pianist. ... The New York Philharmonic is the oldest active symphony orchestra in the United States. ... April 7 is the 97th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (98th in leap years). ... This article contains a trivia section. ... Keith Richards (born 18 December 1943) is an English guitarist, songwriter, singer and a founding member of the British musical group The Rolling Stones in 1962. ... Lewis Brian Hopkin Jones (28 February 1942 – 3 July 1969) was a founding member, lead and rhythm guitarist and backing singer in the English rock group, The Rolling Stones. ... The former Ealing Jazz Club. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... April 10 is the 100th day of the year (101st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. ... A self portrait by Sutcliffe. ... Location Coordinates Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2) Administration Country NUTS Region DE6 First Mayor Ole von Beust (CDU) Governing party CDU Votes in Bundesrat 3 (from 69) Basic statistics Area  755 km² (292 sq mi) Population 1,754,317 (11/2006)[1]  - Density 2,324 /km² (6,018... April 12 is the 102nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (103rd in leap years). ... Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is a Grammy, Golden Globe and Academy Award-winning American singer-songwriter, author, musician, and poet who has been a major figure in popular music for five decades. ... Nickname: Location in the state of New York Coordinates: Country United States State New York Boroughs The Bronx Brooklyn Manhattan Queens Staten Island Settled 1625 Government  - Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Area  - City  468. ... Columbia Records is the oldest brand name in recorded sound, dating back to 1888, and was the first record company to produce pre-recorded records as opposed to blank cylinders. ... August 16 is the 228th day of the year (229th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. ... The Beatles, early 1962: (L-R) Pete, George, Paul and John. ... Richard Starkey, MBE (born 7 July 1940), known by his stage name Ringo Starr, is an Academy Award and Grammy Award-winning English musician, singer and actor, best known as the drummer of The Beatles. ... August 17 is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Telstar was a 1962 instrumental record by The Tornados. ... August 23 is the 235th day of the year (236th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE (October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980), (born John Winston Lennon, known as John Ono Lennon) was an iconic English 20th century rock and roll songwriter and singer, best known as the founding member of The Beatles. ... Cynthia Powell Lennon (born September 10, 1939) was the first wife of John Lennon. ... Georges Auric (February 15, 1899 – July 23, 1983) was a French composer, born in Lodève, Hérault, Languedoc-Roussillon, France. ... Opéra National de Paris is the leading opera company of France. ... Jean Barraqué (January 17, 1928 – August 17, 1973) was a French composer. ... October 5 is the 278th day of the year (279th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Spokane Symphony is a seventy-piece orchestra based in Spokane, WA that performs more than sixty concerts per year for more that 150,000 listeners. ... Dalida as shown on a French stamp issued in 2001 Dalida (January 17, 1933 - May 3, 1987) was an Egyptian-born singer, of Italian origin, making her career in France. ... Johnny Hallyday Johnny Hallyday (born June 15, 1943 in Paris, France) is a French singer and actor. ... Otis Ray Redding, Jr. ... Booker T. & the M.G.s is a soul band, most prominent in the 1960s and 1970s. ... For the American arctic explorer, see Isaac Israel Hayes Isaac Lee Hayes (born August 20, 1942, in Covington, Tennessee) is an American soul and funk singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, arranger, and actor. ... Paul & Paula (Ray Hildebrand, born December 21, 1940, and Jill Jackson, born May 20, 1942) were a pop singing duo, best known for their 1963 one-hit wonder Hey Paula. ...

Albums released

Duane Eddy (born April 26, 1938), is a Grammy winning guitarist. ... Joe Brown (born Joseph Roger Brown on 13 May 1941, in Swarby, Lincolnshire) was a popular British entertainer of the 1960s and beyond. ... Terence (Terry) Nelhams-Wright, known as Adam Faith (June 23, 1940—March 8, 2003) was an English singer and actor. ... All Alone is an album by Frank Sinatra, released in 1962. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was a jazz oriented popular singer and Academy Award-winning actor. ... Brenda Lee (born December 11, 1944) is an American pop singer, who was immensely popular during the 1950s and 1960s. ... Kenny Ball, was born Kenneth Daniel Ball, on 22 May 1930, in Ilford, Essex, England. ... Administrators, remember to check if anything links here, the page history (last edit) and any revisions of CSD before deleting. ... Acker Bilk (often referred to as Mr. ... You might be looking for: Edward Heath (1916–2005) — Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1970 to 1974 and leader of the Conservative Party from 1965 to 1975. ... Billy Roses Jumbo was the title of an album containing the music from the soundtrack of the movie of the same name. ... Doris Mary Ann von Kappelhoff (born April 3, 1924) is an American singer, actress, and animal welfare advocate known as Doris Day. ... Bobby Vee (born April 30, 1943) is an American pop music singer. ... The Crickets The Crickets were the backing band from Texas in the United States, formed by singer/songwriter Buddy Holly in the 1950s. ... Bob Dylan is the eponymous debut album from American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan. ... Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is a Grammy, Golden Globe and Academy Award-winning American singer-songwriter, author, musician, and poet who has been a major figure in popular music for five decades. ... Erroll Louis Garner (June 15, 1921 - January 21, 1977) was a jazz pianist whose distinctive and melodic style brought him both popular acclaim and the admiration of peers. ... Come Swing With Me is an album by American singer Frank Sinatra, released in 1961. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was a jazz oriented popular singer and Academy Award-winning actor. ... Del Shannon should not be confused with Dell Shannon, the pseudonym under which Elizabeth Linington wrote police precedurals for 26 years. ... Duet was an album, featuring Doris Day with the André Previn Orchestra, containing songs in arrangements by Previn. ... Doris Mary Ann von Kappelhoff (born April 3, 1924) is an American singer, actress, and animal welfare advocate known as Doris Day. ... Ella Swings Brightly with Nelson is a 1962 (see 1962 in music) album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra. ... Ella Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996), also known as Lady Ella and the First Lady of Song, is considered one of the most influential jazz vocalists of the 20th Century. ... Ella Swings Gently with Nelson is a 1962 (see 1962 in music) album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra. ... Ella Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996), also known as Lady Ella and the First Lady of Song, is considered one of the most influential jazz vocalists of the 20th Century. ... Abbott Vaughn Meader (March 20, 1936–October 29, 2004) was an American comedian whose meteoric rise to fame with his The First Family spoof of President John F. Kennedy equalled his meteoric crash into obscurity with Kennedys assassination in 1963. ... Chubby Checker is the stage name of Ernest Evans (born October 3, 1941), an American singer best known for popularizing the dance The Twist with his 1960 song The Twist. He was born in Spring Gulley, South Carolina,[1] and raised in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and attended South Philadelphia High... Lonnie Donegan Lonnie Donegan MBE (29 April 1931 – 3 November 2002) was a skiffle musician, possibly the most famous of them all, with more than 20 UK Top 30 hits to his name. ... Sinatra Sings Great Songs From Great Britain is an album by Frank Sinatra, recorded in London in 1962. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was a jazz oriented popular singer and Academy Award-winning actor. ... Biography published in 1978 (1983 paperback reprint shown) Anthony John Hancock, best known as Tony Hancock (May 12, 1924 – June 24, 1968) was a major figure in British television and radio comedy in the 1950s and 1960s. ... Bobby Vee (born April 30, 1943) is an American pop music singer. ... I Left My Heart in San Francisco is a 1962 album by Tony Bennett. ... For other persons named Tony Bennett, see Tony Bennett (disambiguation). ... Don (born February 1, 1937 in Brownie, a small coal-mining town (now defunct) near Central City, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky) and Phil Everly (born January 18, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois) are country-influenced rock and roll performers who had their greatest success in the 1950s. ... Its Trad, Dad!, known in the U.S. as Ring-A-Ding Rhythm. ... Jerry Lee Lewis (born September 29, 1935), also known by the nickname The Killer, is an American rock and roll and country music singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... -1... Superscript text Judy Garland (born Frances Ethel Gumm; June 10, 1922 – June 22, 1969) was an Oscar-nominated American film actress, considered by many to be one of the greatest singing stars of Hollywoods Golden Era of musical film, best known for her role as Dorothy Gale from The... Dame Shirley Veronica Bassey, DBE (born January 8, 1937), is a Welsh singer, perhaps best-known for performing the theme songs to the James Bond films Goldfinger (1964), Diamonds Are Forever (1971), and Moonraker (1979). ... Nelson Riddle and Frank Sinatra, 1956 Nelson Smock Riddle, Jr. ... Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music is a 1962 album by Ray Charles. ... Ray Charles was the stage name of Ray Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004). ... Nathaniel Adams Coles, known professionally as Nat King Cole (March 17, 1919 – February 15, 1965) was a popular American singer, songwriter, and jazz pianist. ... George Shearing George Shearing (born 13 August 1919 in London) is a well-known jazz pianist. ... There have been several well-known people named George Mitchell, including: George Mitchell (musician) George J. Mitchell (politician) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... The Shadows were an English instrumental rock n roll group active from the 1950s to the 2000s. ... Point of No Return is an album by American singer Frank Sinatra, released in 1962. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was a jazz oriented popular singer and Academy Award-winning actor. ... Elvis Aron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), often known simply as Elvis and also called The King of Rock n Roll or simply The King, was an American singer, musician and actor. ... The Real Ambassadors was a jazz musical developed in the late 1950s and early 1960s by Dave and Iola Brubeck, in collaboration with Louis Armstrong and his band. ... Dave Brubeck in 1954 David Warren Brubeck (born December 6, 1920 in Concord, California[1]), better known as Dave Brubeck, is a U.S. jazz pianist. ... This article needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ... Carmen McRae (April 8, 1920-November 10, 1994) was an American jazz vocalist. ... Certainly one of the premier jazz vocal acts of all time, [Lambert, Hendricks & Ross] revolutionized vocal music during the late 50s and early 60s by turning away from the increasingly crossover slant of the pop world to embrace the sheer musicianship inherent in [vocal jazz]. Applying the concepts of [bop... Elvis Aron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), often known simply as Elvis and also called The King of Rock n Roll or simply The King, was an American singer, musician and actor. ... Rhythm Is My Business is a 1962 (see 1962 in music) album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, with a band arranged and conducted by the American R&B organist Bill Doggett. ... Ella Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996), also known as Lady Ella and the First Lady of Song, is considered one of the most influential jazz vocalists of the 20th Century. ... Ray Conniff Ray Conniff (born Joseph Raymond Conniff on November 6, 1916 in Attleboro, Massachusetts, USA, and died October 12, 2002, Escondido, California, USA) was an American musician. ... Sir Harry Donald Secombe, CBE (8 September 1921–11 April 2001) was a Welsh entertainer with a noted fine tenor singing voice and a talent for comedy. ... Dame Shirley Veronica Bassey, DBE (born January 8, 1937), is a Welsh singer, perhaps best-known for performing the theme songs to the James Bond films Goldfinger (1964), Diamonds Are Forever (1971), and Moonraker (1979). ... Sinatra And Strings is an album by American singer Frank Sinatra, released in 1962. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was a jazz oriented popular singer and Academy Award-winning actor. ... Sinatra And Swingin’ Brass is an album by American singer Frank Sinatra, released in 1962. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was a jazz oriented popular singer and Academy Award-winning actor. ... Acker Bilk (often referred to as Mr. ... Bobby Vee (born April 30, 1943) is an American pop music singer. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... The Shadows were an English instrumental rock n roll group active from the 1950s to the 2000s. ... Dave Brubeck in 1954 David Warren Brubeck (born December 6, 1920 in Concord, California[1]), better known as Dave Brubeck, is a U.S. jazz pianist. ... Helen Shapiro (born September 28, 1946) is a British singer. ... Duane Eddy (born April 26, 1938), is a Grammy winning guitarist. ... Chubby Checker is the stage name of Ernest Evans (born October 3, 1941), an American singer best known for popularizing the dance The Twist with his 1960 song The Twist. He was born in Spring Gulley, South Carolina,[1] and raised in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and attended South Philadelphia High... Duane Eddy (born April 26, 1938), is a Grammy winning guitarist. ... This article includes a list of works cited or a list of external links, but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ... Dorothy Provine born in South Dakota on January 20, 1937, is a singer, dancer, actress, and comedian. ... Ray Conniff Ray Conniff (born Joseph Raymond Conniff on November 6, 1916 in Attleboro, Massachusetts, USA, and died October 12, 2002, Escondido, California, USA) was an American musician. ... Youll Never Walk Alone is an album recorded by Doris Day, released in 1962. ... Doris Mary Ann von Kappelhoff (born April 3, 1924) is an American singer, actress, and animal welfare advocate known as Doris Day. ...

Singles released

See also: Hot 100 No. 1 Hits of 1962 (USA) Bobby Vee (born April 30, 1943) is an American pop music singer. ... Karl Denver (born Angus Murdo McKenzie, 16 December 1931, in Springburn, Glasgow died 21 December 1998), was a British singer, who, with his Trio (Kevin Neil (born 25 July 1931, in Manchester, Lancashire; Gerry Cottrell (born Gerard Cottrell, 18 December 1933, in Manchester, Lancashire died Frid 24 November 2006, at... Joe Brown (born Joseph Roger Brown on 13 May 1941, in Swarby, Lincolnshire) was a popular British entertainer of the 1960s and beyond. ... Jim Reeves (August 20, 1923 – July 31, 1964) was an American country singer and pop singer. ... Russ Conway (real name Trevor Stanford), was a popular music pianist born on September 2, 1925 in Bristol, England. ... Terence (Terry) Nelhams-Wright, known as Adam Faith (June 23, 1940—March 8, 2003) was an English singer and actor. ... Dame Shirley Veronica Bassey, DBE (born January 8, 1937), is a Welsh singer, perhaps best-known for performing the theme songs to the James Bond films Goldfinger (1964), Diamonds Are Forever (1971), and Moonraker (1979). ... Bobby Darin (May 14, 1936 – December 20, 1973) (born Walden Robert Cassotto) was one of the most popular American big band performers and rock and roll teen idols of the late 1950s. ... Terence (Terry) Nelhams-Wright, known as Adam Faith (June 23, 1940—March 8, 2003) was an English singer and actor. ... Duane Eddy (born April 26, 1938), is a Grammy winning guitarist. ... Billy Fury (April 17, 1940 – January 28, 1983) was an English pop singer and songwriter of the 1950s to 1980s from Wavertree, Liverpool. ... Jet Harris (real name Terence Harris) was the bass guitarist and leader of The Shadows until April 1962. ... Leroy Van Dyke (born October 4, 1929) is billed as The worlds most famous auctioneer. ... Karl Denver (born Angus Murdo McKenzie, 16 December 1931, in Springburn, Glasgow died 21 December 1998), was a British singer, who, with his Trio (Kevin Neil (born 25 July 1931, in Manchester, Lancashire; Gerry Cottrell (born Gerard Cottrell, 18 December 1933, in Manchester, Lancashire died Frid 24 November 2006, at... Susan Maughan (born Marion Susan Maughan, 1 July 1942, Consett, Co. ... Neil Sedaka 2005 Neil Sedaka (born March 13, 1939 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American pop singer, pianist, and songwriter often associated with the Brill Building. ... Cant Help Falling in Love, by George Weiss, Hugo Peretti and Luigi Creatore, is a pop song based on Plaisir damour by Jean Paul Egide Martini. ... Elvis Aron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), often known simply as Elvis and also called The King of Rock n Roll or simply The King, was an American singer, musician and actor. ... Alvin Stardust (born 27 September 1942) is an English vocalist and stage actor, born Bernard William Jewry, in Muswell Hill, North London. ... John Joseph Johnny Burnette (March 25, 1934–August 14, 1964) was a Rockabilly pioneer. ... Lonnie Donegan Lonnie Donegan MBE (29 April 1931 – 3 November 2002) was a skiffle musician, possibly the most famous of them all, with more than 20 UK Top 30 hits to his name. ... Bob Wallis was a feisty British jazzman who had a handful of chart successes in the early 1960s during the trad boom that immediately preceded the coming of the Beatles and all the other Merseyside groups that decimated the number of jazz bands that were playing throughout the UK at... Mike Sarne was a British pop singer in the 1960s, best known for his hit Come Outside, who became a film director. ... Wendy Richard MBE (born Wendy Emerton on 20 July 1943) is a popular English actress best known for playing Miss Brahms in Are You Being Served? and Pauline Fowler in EastEnders from 1985 to 2006. ... A reissue of two early James Darren albums. ... Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988), nicknamed The Big O, was an influential American singer-songwriter and a pioneer of rock and roll whose recording career spanned more than four decades. ... Del Shannon should not be confused with Dell Shannon, the pseudonym under which Elizabeth Linington wrote police precedurals for 26 years. ... Don (born February 1, 1937 in Brownie, a small coal-mining town (now defunct) near Central City, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky) and Phil Everly (born January 18, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois) are country-influenced rock and roll performers who had their greatest success in the 1950s. ... John Barry. ... Anthony George Newley (born on September 24, 1931 in the London Borough of Hackney; died on April 14, 1999) was an English actor, singer and songwriter. ... The Shadows were an English instrumental rock n roll group active from the 1950s to the 2000s. ... Duane Eddy (born April 26, 1938), is a Grammy winning guitarist. ... Chubby Checker is the stage name of Ernest Evans (born October 3, 1941), an American singer best known for popularizing the dance The Twist with his 1960 song The Twist. He was born in Spring Gulley, South Carolina,[1] and raised in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and attended South Philadelphia High... Duane Eddy (born April 26, 1938), is a Grammy winning guitarist. ... Ella Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996), also known as Lady Ella and the First Lady of Song, is considered one of the most influential jazz vocalists of the 20th Century. ... Stan Getz Stanley Getz, better known as Stan Getz (February 2, 1927 – June 6, 1991) was an American jazz musician. ... Charles L. Byrd (September 16, 1925 - November 30, 1999), better known as Charlie Byrd, was a famous jazz guitarist, born in Suffolk, Virginia. ... Marty Robbins, (September 26, 1925, Glendale, Arizona - December 8, 1982), was an American Country & Western Hall of Fame musician. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... Connie Francis (born December 12, 1938 in Newark, New Jersey) is an American pop singer best known for international hit songs such as Whos Sorry Now?, Where The Boys Are, and Everybodys Somebodys Fool. ... The Crickets The Crickets were the backing band from Texas in the United States, formed by singer/songwriter Buddy Holly in the 1950s. ... Frankie Vaughan, CBE (3 February 1928-17 May 1999) was a singer of traditional pop music in the United Kingdom. ... Terence (Terry) Nelhams-Wright, known as Adam Faith (June 23, 1940—March 8, 2003) was an English singer and actor. ... Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988), nicknamed The Big O, was an influential American singer-songwriter and a pioneer of rock and roll whose recording career spanned more than four decades. ... Sandy Nelsons song Teen Beat rose to #4 on the charts in 1959. ... Sandy Nelsons song Teen Beat rose to #4 on the charts in 1959. ... Duke of Earl is a 1962 hit song, originally written and performed by Gene Chandler. ... Gene Chandler, was born Eugene Dixon, July 6, 1937, in Chicago, Illinois. ... Jimmie Rodgers was the name of two singers: Jimmie Rodgers (country singer) Jimmie Rodgers (pop singer) Jimmie Rodgers (SPC Deputy Director General) Note that there was also a Jimmy Rogers (note the spelling), a blues singer born in 1924. ... Marty Wilde (born Reginald Leonard Smith, April 15, 1939, in Greenwich, South London) is an English singer and songwriter. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was a jazz oriented popular singer and Academy Award-winning actor. ... There have been several historical personages named Clinton Ford, including: Clinton Ford, American artist. ... Dame Shirley Veronica Bassey, DBE (born January 8, 1937), is a Welsh singer, perhaps best-known for performing the theme songs to the James Bond films Goldfinger (1964), Diamonds Are Forever (1971), and Moonraker (1979). ... Elvis Aron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), often known simply as Elvis and also called The King of Rock n Roll or simply The King, was an American singer, musician and actor. ... Eden Kane (born Richard Graham Sarstedt, on 29 March 1942, in Delhi, India) was an archetypal, early 1960s, British pop singer. ... Burl Icle Ivanhoe Ives (14 June 1909 – 14 April 1995), an Academy Award winner, was an acclaimed American folk music singer, author, and actor. ... Brian Hyland (born November 12, 1943) was a moderately successful pop artist from Queens, New York during the 1960s. ... Go Away, Little Girl is a popular song written by Gerry Goffin and Carole King. ... Steve Lawrence (born July 8, 1935) is an American singer, perhaps best known as a member of a duo with his wife Eydie Gormé. The two have appeared together since appearing regularly on Steve Allens The Tonight Show in the mid 1950s[1][2]. Lawrence is an actor as... Good Luck Charm is a song performed by Elvis Presley that reached number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 list in the week ending April 21, 1962. ... Elvis Aron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), often known simply as Elvis and also called The King of Rock n Roll or simply The King, was an American singer, musician and actor. ... A reissue of two early James Darren albums. ... Bernard Cribbins as Captain Michael in Space: 1999 episode Brian the Brain (1976). ... Acker Bilk (often referred to as Mr. ... Kenny Ball, was born Kenneth Daniel Ball, on 22 May 1930, in Ilford, Essex, England. ... The Shadows were an English instrumental rock n roll group active from the 1950s to the 2000s. ... Little Richard (born Richard Wayne Penniman, December 5, 1932) is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... Crystal (disambiguation) Insulin crystals A crystal is a solid in which the constituent atoms, molecules, or ions are packed in a regularly ordered, repeating pattern extending in all three spatial dimensions. ... Patsy Cline (September 8, 1932 – March 5, 1963) was an American country music singer, who enjoyed pop music cross-over success during the era of the Nashville Sound in the early 1960s. ... A reissue of two early James Darren albums. ... Brenda Lee (born December 11, 1944) is an American pop singer, who was immensely popular during the 1950s and 1960s. ... Hey Baby is the name of a number of singles. ... Bruce Channel (pronounced shuh-NELL) (born as Bruce McMeans, on November 28, 1940, in Jacksonville, Texas) was a one-hit wonder known for his 1962 number one hit, Hey! Baby. Channel originally performed on the Louisiana Hayride radio show, and then joined up with harmonica-player Delbert McClinton singing country... Del Shannon should not be confused with Dell Shannon, the pseudonym under which Elizabeth Linington wrote police precedurals for 26 years. ... Bernard Cribbins as Captain Michael in Space: 1999 episode Brian the Brain (1976). ... Don (born February 1, 1937 in Brownie, a small coal-mining town (now defunct) near Central City, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky) and Phil Everly (born January 18, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois) are country-influenced rock and roll performers who had their greatest success in the 1950s. ... Ray Charles was the stage name of Ray Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004). ... Eden Kane (born Richard Graham Sarstedt, on 29 March 1942, in Delhi, India) was an archetypal, early 1960s, British pop singer. ... Frank Ifield (born November 30, 1937) is an Australian/English easy listening country music singer. ... Charles Eugene Patrick Boone (known as Pat Boone, born June 1, 1934) is a singer whose smooth style made him a popular performer of the 1950s. ... Petula Clark, CBE (born November 15, 1932), is a British singer, actress and composer of Welsh and English parentage, best known for her upbeat popular international hits of the 1960s. ... Bobby Darin (May 14, 1936 – December 20, 1973) (born Walden Robert Cassotto) was one of the most popular American big band performers and rock and roll teen idols of the late 1950s. ... Ronnie Carroll (18 August 1934) (born Ronald Cleghorn) is a British singer and entertainer, born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. ... This article is about the 1950s and 1960s singer. ... Carole King (born February 9, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... Joe Brown (born Joseph Roger Brown on 13 May 1941, in Swarby, Lincolnshire) was a popular British entertainer of the 1960s and beyond. ... Brenda Lee (born December 11, 1944) is an American pop singer, who was immensely popular during the 1950s and 1960s. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... Dave Brubeck in 1954 David Warren Brubeck (born December 6, 1920 in Concord, California[1]), better known as Dave Brubeck, is a U.S. jazz pianist. ... Alvin Stardust (born 27 September 1942) is an English vocalist and stage actor, born Bernard William Jewry, in Muswell Hill, North London. ... John Barry. ... Danny Williams (January 7, 1942 - December 6, 2005) was a popular singer. ... Marty Wilde (born Reginald Leonard Smith, April 15, 1939, in Greenwich, South London) is an English singer and songwriter. ... Shelley Fabares (born January 19, 1944) is an American actress and singer. ... Neil Sedaka 2005 Neil Sedaka (born March 13, 1939 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American pop singer, pianist, and songwriter often associated with the Brill Building. ... John D. Loudermilk (born March 31, 1934 in Durham, North Carolina) is an American singer and songwriter. ... Billy Fury (April 17, 1940 – January 28, 1983) was an English pop singer and songwriter of the 1950s to 1980s from Wavertree, Liverpool. ... Russ Conway (real name Trevor Stanford), was a popular music pianist born on September 2, 1925 in Bristol, England. ... The Allisons was an English pop duo consisting of: Bob Day (born Bernard Colin Day, on 2 February 1941, in Trowbridge, Wiltshire) John Alford (born Brian Henry John Alford, on 31 December 1939, in London). ... Nathaniel Adams Coles, known professionally as Nat King Cole (March 17, 1919 – February 15, 1965) was a popular American singer, songwriter, and jazz pianist. ... George Shearing George Shearing (born 13 August 1919 in London) is a well-known jazz pianist. ... Chris Montez (born Ezekiel Christopher Montanez on January 17, 1943 in Los Angeles, California, the last of 20 children) is a Mexican American singer. ... Helen Shapiro (born September 28, 1946) is a British singer. ... Chubby Checker is the stage name of Ernest Evans (born October 3, 1941), an American singer best known for popularizing the dance The Twist with his 1960 song The Twist. He was born in Spring Gulley, South Carolina,[1] and raised in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and attended South Philadelphia High... Billy Fury (April 17, 1940 – January 28, 1983) was an English pop singer and songwriter of the 1950s to 1980s from Wavertree, Liverpool. ... Chubby Checker is the stage name of Ernest Evans (born October 3, 1941), an American singer best known for popularizing the dance The Twist with his 1960 song The Twist. He was born in Spring Gulley, South Carolina,[1] and raised in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and attended South Philadelphia High... Burl Icle Ivanhoe Ives (14 June 1909 – 14 April 1995), an Academy Award winner, was an acclaimed American folk music singer, author, and actor. ... For the Actor, see James Dean. ... Helen Shapiro (born September 28, 1946) is a British singer. ... Little Eva (June 29, 1943 – April 10, 2003) was an American singer. ... John Leyton is a British actor and singer. ... John Leyton is a British actor and singer. ... Terence (Terry) Nelhams-Wright, known as Adam Faith (June 23, 1940—March 8, 2003) was an English singer and actor. ... Acker Bilk (often referred to as Mr. ... Paul Albert Anka, OC (born July 30, 1941, in Ottawa, Ontario) is a Canadian-American singer, songwriter and actor. ... Ketty Lester (August 16, 1934 - ) is an American singer and television actress who is probably best recalled for her 1962 hit single Love Letters which reached into the Top 5 of the music charts in both the United States and the United Kingdom. ... Love Me Do is an early Lennon-McCartney song, mainly written by Paul McCartney in 1961-2. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. ... Richard Chamberlain, right, as John Blackthorne, and John Rhys-Davies, left, as the Portuguese Pilot Vasco Rodrigues in the Shogun television miniseries. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Frank Ifield (born November 30, 1937) is an Australian/English easy listening country music singer. ... Eddie Hodges (1947- ) is a former child actor and recording artist who left show business as an adult. ... Charles Eugene Patrick Boone (known as Pat Boone, born June 1, 1934) is a singer whose smooth style made him a popular performer of the 1950s. ... Jet Harris (real name Terence Harris) was the bass guitarist and leader of The Shadows until April 1962. ... Kenny Ball, was born Kenneth Daniel Ball, on 22 May 1930, in Ilford, Essex, England. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was a jazz oriented popular singer and Academy Award-winning actor. ... Sammy Davis, Jr. ... Joshua Alexander Loss or Joe Loss, musician, born 22 June 1909 in Bishopsgate, London. ... Matt Monro (December 1, 1932- February 7, 1985) was a ballad singer of the 1960s and one of great international postwar entertainers. ... Karl Denver (born Angus Murdo McKenzie, 16 December 1931, in Springburn, Glasgow died 21 December 1998), was a British singer, who, with his Trio (Kevin Neil (born 25 July 1931, in Manchester, Lancashire; Gerry Cottrell (born Gerard Cottrell, 18 December 1933, in Manchester, Lancashire died Frid 24 November 2006, at... Neil Sedaka 2005 Neil Sedaka (born March 13, 1939 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American pop singer, pianist, and songwriter often associated with the Brill Building. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... Don (born February 1, 1937 in Brownie, a small coal-mining town (now defunct) near Central City, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky) and Phil Everly (born January 18, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois) are country-influenced rock and roll performers who had their greatest success in the 1950s. ... B. Bumble and the Stingers were an instrumental ensemble from the early 1960s, who specialized in rocking up classical melodies. ... See also Craig Douglas (Scottish rugby player) Craig Douglas (born Terence Perkins on 12 August 1941 in Newport in the Isle Of Wight) was a British pop singer, who was very popular in the late 1950s and early 1960s. ... Walter Brennan (July 25, 1894 – September 21, 1974) was a three time Academy Award winning American actor. ... Billy Fury (April 17, 1940 – January 28, 1983) was an English pop singer and songwriter of the 1950s to 1980s from Wavertree, Liverpool. ... The Spotnicks were an instrumental rock group from Sweden formed in 1961. ... See also Craig Douglas (Scottish rugby player) Craig Douglas (born Terence Perkins on 12 August 1941 in Newport in the Isle Of Wight) was a British pop singer, who was very popular in the late 1950s and early 1960s. ... Freddy Cannon, born December 4, 1940, is an American rock and roll singer. ... Lonnie Donegan Lonnie Donegan MBE (29 April 1931 – 3 November 2002) was a skiffle musician, possibly the most famous of them all, with more than 20 UK Top 30 hits to his name. ... Kenny Ball, was born Kenneth Daniel Ball, on 22 May 1930, in Ilford, Essex, England. ... Peppermint Twist is a song recorded and released by Joey Dee and the Starliters in 1961. ... The current version of the article or section reads like an advertisement. ... Ken Dodd Show Poster Kenneth Arthur Dodd OBE (born 8 November 1927, in Knotty Ash, Liverpool) is a veteran English comedian and singer, famous for selling over 100 million records, his buck teeth, frizzy hair, feather duster (or tickling stick), and his catchphrases, often playing on the tickled motif, e. ... Lonnie Donegan Lonnie Donegan MBE (29 April 1931 – 3 November 2002) was a skiffle musician, possibly the most famous of them all, with more than 20 UK Top 30 hits to his name. ... Bobby Vee (born April 30, 1943) is an American pop music singer. ... Kenny Lynch with Lulu Kenny Lynch, OBE (Born Stepney 18 March 1939) is a British 1960s singer, songwriter, entertainer and actor from London. ... Nathaniel Adams Coles, known professionally as Nat King Cole (March 17, 1919 – February 15, 1965) was a popular American singer, songwriter, and jazz pianist. ... Charles Hardin Holley (September 7, 1936 – February 3, 1959), better known as Buddy Holly, was an American singer, songwriter, and a pioneer of rock and roll. ... Return to Sender is a contemporary worship band from Brackenhurst Methodist Church, Alberton, South Africa. ... Elvis Aron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), often known simply as Elvis and also called The King of Rock n Roll or simply The King, was an American singer, musician and actor. ... Bernard Cribbins as Captain Michael in Space: 1999 episode Brian the Brain (1976). ... The Spotnicks were an instrumental rock group from Sweden formed in 1961. ... Brenda Lee (born December 11, 1944) is an American pop singer, who was immensely popular during the 1950s and 1960s. ... Ronnie Carroll (18 August 1934) (born Ronald Cleghorn) is a British singer and entertainer, born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. ... Bobby Vinton Bobby Vinton (born April 16, 1935) is an American pop music singer. ... Brian Hyland (born November 12, 1943) was a moderately successful pop artist from Queens, New York during the 1960s. ... This article is about the 1950s and 1960s singer. ... Bobby Vee (born April 30, 1943) is an American pop music singer. ... Elvis Aron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), often known simply as Elvis and also called The King of Rock n Roll or simply The King, was an American singer, musician and actor. ... Tommy Roe, born May 9, 1942 is an American pop music singer/songwriter. ... The Four Seasons can refer to: Season, the annual cycle of the astronomical, geographic, and climatic phenomenon The Four Seasons (group), a singing group led by Frankie Valli The Four Seasons (Vivaldi), the collective name for four violin concertos by Antonio Vivaldi The Seasons (Haydn), (Die Jahreszeiten) an oratorio by... Chubby Checker is the stage name of Ernest Evans (born October 3, 1941), an American singer best known for popularizing the dance The Twist with his 1960 song The Twist. He was born in Spring Gulley, South Carolina,[1] and raised in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and attended South Philadelphia High... Kenny Ball, was born Kenneth Daniel Ball, on 22 May 1930, in Ilford, Essex, England. ... Softly, as I Leave You is a popular song by Hal Shaper, Antonio DeVita, and Giorgio Calabrese. ... Matt Monro (December 1, 1932- February 7, 1985) was a ballad singer of the 1960s and one of great international postwar entertainers. ... The Shirelles were an influential American girl group in the early 1960s. ... John Leyton is a British actor and singer. ... Brenda Lee (born December 11, 1944) is an American pop singer, who was immensely popular during the 1950s and 1960s. ... Charles Eugene Patrick Boone (known as Pat Boone, born June 1, 1934) is a singer whose smooth style made him a popular performer of the 1950s. ... Acker Bilk (often referred to as Mr. ... For other persons named Andrew Williams, see Andrew Williams (disambiguation). ... Tommy Roe, born May 9, 1942 is an American pop music singer/songwriter. ... Jerry Lee Lewis (born September 29, 1935), also known by the nickname The Killer, is an American rock and roll and country music singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... Norman D. Vaughan is a dogsled driver and explorer. ... Del Shannon should not be confused with Dell Shannon, the pseudonym under which Elizabeth Linington wrote police precedurals for 26 years. ... Danny Williams (January 7, 1942 - December 6, 2005) was a popular singer. ... Helen Shapiro (born September 28, 1946) is a British singer. ... Telstar was a 1962 instrumental record by The Tornados. ... The Tornados EP-cover 1963 The Tornados (in USA they were credited as The Tornadoes) were an English instrumental group of the 1960s, who acted as the in-house back-up group for many of Joe Meeks productions. ... Anthony George Newley (born on September 24, 1931 in the London Borough of Hackney; died on April 14, 1999) was an English actor, singer and songwriter. ... Richard Chamberlain, right, as John Blackthorne, and John Rhys-Davies, left, as the Portuguese Pilot Vasco Rodrigues in the Shogun television miniseries. ... Joshua Alexander Loss or Joe Loss, musician, born 22 June 1909 in Bishopsgate, London. ... Norrie Paramor is best known as a record producer, but was also a composer, arranger, and orchestral conductor. ... Bobby Darin (May 14, 1936 – December 20, 1973) (born Walden Robert Cassotto) was one of the most popular American big band performers and rock and roll teen idols of the late 1950s. ... Dame Shirley Veronica Bassey, DBE (born January 8, 1937), is a Welsh singer, perhaps best-known for performing the theme songs to the James Bond films Goldfinger (1964), Diamonds Are Forever (1971), and Moonraker (1979). ... Gene Francis Alan Pitney (February 17, 1940 – April 5, 2006) was an American singer and songwriter. ... Chubby Checker is the stage name of Ernest Evans (born October 3, 1941), an American singer best known for popularizing the dance The Twist with his 1960 song The Twist. He was born in Spring Gulley, South Carolina,[1] and raised in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and attended South Philadelphia High... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Dave Brubeck in 1954 David Warren Brubeck (born December 6, 1920 in Concord, California[1]), better known as Dave Brubeck, is a U.S. jazz pianist. ... Kenny Lynch with Lulu Kenny Lynch, OBE (Born Stepney 18 March 1939) is a British 1960s singer, songwriter, entertainer and actor from London. ... Connie Francis (born December 12, 1938 in Newark, New Jersey) is an American pop singer best known for international hit songs such as Whos Sorry Now?, Where The Boys Are, and Everybodys Somebodys Fool. ... Jah Light Album Prince Malachi, born Mark Wynter in 1969 in London, has been acclaimed as an international New Roots Messenger. He worked as a DJ and appeared with several artists on tour before he became a Rastafari and changed his name to Malachi. At this point, his musical style... Alvin Stardust (born 27 September 1942) is an English vocalist and stage actor, born Bernard William Jewry, in Muswell Hill, North London. ... Leroy Van Dyke (born October 4, 1929) is billed as The worlds most famous auctioneer. ... Dion may mean: People: Dion (tyrant of Syracuse) (408-354 BC), ancient Greek politician Adolphe de Dion (1823-1908), archaeologist who excavated the château of Montfort LAmaury Marquis Albert de Dion, founder of the automobile company de Dion-Bouton Dion DiMucci (b. ... Brian Hyland (born November 12, 1943) was a moderately successful pop artist from Queens, New York during the 1960s. ... Hank Locklin album Hank Locklin (born February 15, 1918 in McLellan, Florida) is a American country music singer and songwriter. ... The Shadows were an English instrumental rock n roll group active from the 1950s to the 2000s. ... Joe Brown (born Joseph Roger Brown on 13 May 1941, in Swarby, Lincolnshire) was a popular British entertainer of the 1960s and beyond. ... Sammy Davis, Jr. ... Dame Shirley Veronica Bassey, DBE (born January 8, 1937), is a Welsh singer, perhaps best-known for performing the theme songs to the James Bond films Goldfinger (1964), Diamonds Are Forever (1971), and Moonraker (1979). ... See also Craig Douglas (Scottish rugby player) Craig Douglas (born Terence Perkins on 12 August 1941 in Newport in the Isle Of Wight) was a British pop singer, who was very popular in the late 1950s and early 1960s. ... The Drifters are a long-lived American doo wop/R&B band, originally formed by Clyde McPhatter (of Billy Ward & the Dominoes) in 1953. ... The Lion Sleeps Tonight was a 1939 African pop hit that, unexpectedly, also became quite popular in the US. The song was first recorded by its writer, Solomon Linda, and his group, The Evening Birds, in 1939 under the title Mbube. The songs Zulu lyrics told the story of... Karl Denver (born Angus Murdo McKenzie, 16 December 1931, in Springburn, Glasgow died 21 December 1998), was a British singer, who, with his Trio (Kevin Neil (born 25 July 1931, in Manchester, Lancashire; Gerry Cottrell (born Gerard Cottrell, 18 December 1933, in Manchester, Lancashire died Frid 24 November 2006, at... Danny Williams (January 7, 1942 - December 6, 2005) was a popular singer. ... Petula Clark, CBE (born November 15, 1932), is a British singer, actress and composer of Welsh and English parentage, best known for her upbeat popular international hits of the 1960s. ... Eydie Gorme (real name Edith Gormezano) (born August 16, 1931 in The Bronx, New York City, United States), is an American singer, and wife of Steve Lawrence. ... Ray Charles was the stage name of Ray Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004). ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... This article or section needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ... Your Cheatin Heart is a song written and recorded by the American country music singer and songwriter Hank Williams in 1952, but released after his death in 1953. ... Ray Charles was the stage name of Ray Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004). ... Joe Brown (born Joseph Roger Brown on 13 May 1941, in Swarby, Lincolnshire) was a popular British entertainer of the 1960s and beyond. ... These are the Billboard Hot 100 #1 Hits of 1962: See also: 1962 in music, List of Number 1 Hits (USA) Categories: No 1 hits in the United States ...


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This article needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ... Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is a Grammy, Golden Globe and Academy Award-winning American singer-songwriter, author, musician, and poet who has been a major figure in popular music for five decades. ... Jerry Leiber (born April 25, 1933) and Mike Stoller (born March 13, 1933) are among the most important songwriters and music producers in post-World War II popular music. ... Jerry Leiber (born April 25, 1933) and Mike Stoller (born March 13, 1933) are among the most important songwriters and music producers in post-World War II popular music. ... Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a songwriter and musician, playing the piano and violin. ... Jimmy Van Heusen (January 26, 1913 - February 7, 1990), was an American composer. ... Boys Night Out is an American comedy film released in 1962. ... Neil Sedaka 2005 Neil Sedaka (born March 13, 1939 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American pop singer, pianist, and songwriter often associated with the Brill Building. ... Howard Greenfield ( March 15, 1936 – March 4, 1986) is an American songwriter. ... Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a songwriter and musician, playing the piano and violin. ... Jimmy Van Heusen (January 26, 1913 - February 7, 1990), was an American composer. ... Luigi Creatore (born December 21, 1920 in the Hells Kitchen section of New York City) is a retired American songwriter and record producer. ... We dont have an article called Hugo Peretti Start this article Search for Hugo Peretti in. ... George David Weiss (born April 9, 1921) was a Jewish-American songwriter. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Bert Kaempfert (born Berthold Kämpfert; October 16, 1923 - June 21, 1980) was a German orchestra leader and songwriter. ... Days of Wine and Roses is a popular song. ... Johnny Mercer John Herndon Johnny Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976) is regarded as one of Americas greatest songwriters. ... Henry Mancini (April 16, 1924 – June 14, 1994), was an Academy Award winning American composer, conductor and arranger. ... Days of Wine and Roses is an Academy Award-winning 1962 film directed by Blake Edwards, executive produced by Martin Manulis, and with the original music by Henry Mancini. ... Antônio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim (January 25, 1927 in Rio de Janeiro – December 8, 1994 in New York City), or Tom Jobim (as he is fondly known in his home country), was a Brazilian composer, arranger, singer, pianist/guitarist and one of the primary forces behind the creation... Marty Robbins, (September 26, 1925, Glendale, Arizona - December 8, 1982), was an American Country & Western Hall of Fame musician. ... Hal David (born May 25, 1921 in New York City, New York) is a Jewish-American lyricist and songwriter. ... Burt Bacharach (IPA: , born May 12, 1928 in Kansas City, Missouri) is an award-winning American pianist and composer. ... Cindy Walker, born July 20, 1918 is an American singer/songwriter and dancer. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Go Away, Little Girl is a popular song written by Gerry Goffin and Carole King. ... Gerry Goffin (born February 11, 1939) is an American lyricist. ... Carole King (born February 9, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... Leslie Bricusse (born 29 January 1931) is a British lyricist. ... Anthony George Newley (born on September 24, 1931 in the London Borough of Hackney; died on April 14, 1999) was an English actor, singer and songwriter. ... Stop the World - I want to get off Stop the World - I want to get off was a musical which opened at the Queens Theatre, London on 20th July 1961, and ran for 555 performances. ... Lee Adams (born August 14, 1924 in Mansfield, Ohio) is a Jewish-American lyricist best known for his collaboration with Charles Strouse in the musical theatre. ... Charles Strouse, (born 7 June 1928), is a Jewish-American composer and three-time winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical. ... Gene Francis Alan Pitney (February 17, 1940 – April 5, 2006) was an American singer and songwriter. ... Gerry Goffin (born February 11, 1939) is an American lyricist. ... Carole King (born February 9, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... Hal David (born May 25, 1921 in New York City, New York) is a Jewish-American lyricist and songwriter. ... Burt Bacharach (IPA: , born May 12, 1928 in Kansas City, Missouri) is an award-winning American pianist and composer. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Mack David (born July 5, 1912) was an American lyricist and songwriter, best known for his work with movies and television in the 1960s, particularly his work on the Disney films Cinderella and Alice in Wonderland. ... Sherman Edwards (April 4, 1919 - March 30, 1981) was an Jewish-American songwriter. ... Carolyn Leigh (born August 21, 1926 New York City, USA died November 19, 1983 New York City) was an American lyricist and composer for Broadway and movies. ... Cy Coleman (June 14, 1929 - November 18, 2004) was an American composer, songwriter, and jazz pianist. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a songwriter and musician, playing the piano and violin. ... Jimmy Van Heusen (January 26, 1913 - February 7, 1990), was an American composer. ... Harry Lillis Bing Crosby (May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977) was an American singer and actor whose career lasted from 1926 until his death in 1977. ... Bob Hope, KBE (May 29, 1903 – July 27, 2003), born Leslie Townes Hope, was an English-Born American entertainer who appeared in vaudeville, on Broadway, on radio and television, in movies, and in performing tours for U.S. Military personnel, well known for his good natured humor and career longevity. ... The Road to Hong Kong, released in 1962 was the final entry in the long running Road series starring Bing Crosby and Bob Hope and the only one of the series not produced by Paramount Pictures. ... Mack David (born July 5, 1912) was an American lyricist and songwriter, best known for his work with movies and television in the 1960s, particularly his work on the Disney films Cinderella and Alice in Wonderland. ... Sherman Edwards (April 4, 1919 - March 30, 1981) was an Jewish-American songwriter. ... Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a songwriter and musician, playing the piano and violin. ... Jimmy Van Heusen (January 26, 1913 - February 7, 1990), was an American composer. ... Harry Lillis Bing Crosby (May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977) was an American singer and actor whose career lasted from 1926 until his death in 1977. ... Dorothy Lamour (December 10, 1914 – September 22, 1996) was an American motion picture actress, born in New Orleans, Louisiana, died in Hollywood, California. ... The Road to Hong Kong, released in 1962 was the final entry in the long running Road series starring Bing Crosby and Bob Hope and the only one of the series not produced by Paramount Pictures. ... Little Boxes, a song written by Malvina Reynolds in 1962, lampoons the development of suburbia and what many consider its bourgeois values. ... Ear to the Ground, a posthumous release of Malvina Reynolds recordings on the Folkways label, 2000. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Hal David (born May 25, 1921 in New York City, New York) is a Jewish-American lyricist and songwriter. ... Burt Bacharach (IPA: , born May 12, 1928 in Kansas City, Missouri) is an award-winning American pianist and composer. ... Hal David (born May 25, 1921 in New York City, New York) is a Jewish-American lyricist and songwriter. ... Burt Bacharach (IPA: , born May 12, 1928 in Kansas City, Missouri) is an award-winning American pianist and composer. ... Mondo Cane (A Dogs World, also a mild Italian curse) is a semi-documentary movie made in 1962 by Italian filmmakers Gualtiero Jacopetti and Franco Prosperi. ... Carolyn Leigh (born August 21, 1926 New York City, USA died November 19, 1983 New York City) was an American lyricist and composer for Broadway and movies. ... Cy Coleman (June 14, 1929 - November 18, 2004) was an American composer, songwriter, and jazz pianist. ... Little Me was the parody confessional self-indulgent autobiography of Belle Poitrine (French for Pretty Bosom, aka Gorgeous Tits), subtitled The Intimate Memoirs of the Great Star of Stage, Screen and Television, by Patrick Dennis, who had achieved a great success with Auntie Mame. ... Leslie Bricusse (born 29 January 1931) is a British lyricist. ... Anthony George Newley (born on September 24, 1931 in the London Borough of Hackney; died on April 14, 1999) was an English actor, singer and songwriter. ... Stop the World - I want to get off Stop the World - I want to get off was a musical which opened at the Queens Theatre, London on 20th July 1961, and ran for 555 performances. ... Lee Adams (born August 14, 1924 in Mansfield, Ohio) is a Jewish-American lyricist best known for his collaboration with Charles Strouse in the musical theatre. ... Charles Strouse, (born 7 June 1928), is a Jewish-American composer and three-time winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical. ... Ray Bolger (January 10, 1904 – January 15, 1987) was an American entertainer of stage and screen, best known for his portrayal of the Scarecrow (and the farmworker Huck) in the 1939 film classic, The Wizard of Oz. ... Eileen Herlie (born Eileen Herlihy on March 8, 1920) is a Scottish-American actress. ... All American is a musical with a book by Mel Brooks, lyrics by Lee Adams, and music by Charles Strouse. ... Jon Hendricks (born September 16, 1921 in Newark, Ohio) is a jazz lyricist and singer. ... Antônio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim (January 25, 1927 in Rio de Janeiro – December 8, 1994 in New York City), or Tom Jobim (as he is fondly known in his home country), was a Brazilian composer, arranger, singer, pianist/guitarist and one of the primary forces behind the creation... Hal David (born May 25, 1921 in New York City, New York) is a Jewish-American lyricist and songwriter. ... Burt Bacharach (IPA: , born May 12, 1928 in Kansas City, Missouri) is an award-winning American pianist and composer. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Charles Eugene Patrick Boone (known as Pat Boone, born June 1, 1934) is a singer whose smooth style made him a popular performer of the 1950s. ... Rambling Rose is a popular song. ... Carolyn Leigh (born August 21, 1926 New York City, USA died November 19, 1983 New York City) was an American lyricist and composer for Broadway and movies. ... Cy Coleman (June 14, 1929 - November 18, 2004) was an American composer, songwriter, and jazz pianist. ... Sid Caesar (born Isaac Sidney Caesar on September 8, 1922) is an Emmy-winning comic actor and writer, best known as the leading man on the 1950s television sketch comedy series Your Show of Shows. ... Little Me was the parody confessional self-indulgent autobiography of Belle Poitrine (French for Pretty Bosom, aka Gorgeous Tits), subtitled The Intimate Memoirs of the Great Star of Stage, Screen and Television, by Patrick Dennis, who had achieved a great success with Auntie Mame. ... Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a songwriter and musician, playing the piano and violin. ... Jimmy Van Heusen (January 26, 1913 - February 7, 1990), was an American composer. ... The Road to Hong Kong, released in 1962 was the final entry in the long running Road series starring Bing Crosby and Bob Hope and the only one of the series not produced by Paramount Pictures. ... David Rose was a British-born American songwriter, composer, arranger, and orchestra leader known as one of the most popular and distinctive mainstream instrumental pop composers of the 20th century. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... No Strings is a musical drama with a book by Samuel Taylor and words and music by Richard Rodgers, his only score written without a collaborator. ... Bert Kaempfert (born Berthold Kämpfert; October 16, 1923 - June 21, 1980) was a German orchestra leader and songwriter. ... Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a songwriter and musician, playing the piano and violin. ... Jimmy Van Heusen (January 26, 1913 - February 7, 1990), was an American composer. ... Harry Lillis Bing Crosby (May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977) was an American singer and actor whose career lasted from 1926 until his death in 1977. ... Bob Hope, KBE (May 29, 1903 – July 27, 2003), born Leslie Townes Hope, was an English-Born American entertainer who appeared in vaudeville, on Broadway, on radio and television, in movies, and in performing tours for U.S. Military personnel, well known for his good natured humor and career longevity. ... Joan Henrietta Collins OBE (born May 23, 1933) is a Golden Globe Award winning British actress and bestselling author. ... The Road to Hong Kong, released in 1962 was the final entry in the long running Road series starring Bing Crosby and Bob Hope and the only one of the series not produced by Paramount Pictures. ... Charles Tobias was born on August 15, 1898 in New York City. ... Connie Francis (born December 12, 1938 in Newark, New Jersey) is an American pop singer best known for international hit songs such as Whos Sorry Now?, Where The Boys Are, and Everybodys Somebodys Fool. ... Walk on the Wild Side originated as the title song of a 1962 film. ... Mack David (born July 5, 1912) was an American lyricist and songwriter, best known for his work with movies and television in the 1960s, particularly his work on the Disney films Cinderella and Alice in Wonderland. ... Elmer Bernstein (pronounced Bern-steen[1]) (April 4, 1922 – August 18, 2004) was an Academy and two-time Golden Globe award winning film score composer. ... Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a songwriter and musician, playing the piano and violin. ... Jimmy Van Heusen (January 26, 1913 - February 7, 1990), was an American composer. ... Dorothy Lamour (December 10, 1914 – September 22, 1996) was an American motion picture actress, born in New Orleans, Louisiana, died in Hollywood, California. ... The Road to Hong Kong, released in 1962 was the final entry in the long running Road series starring Bing Crosby and Bob Hope and the only one of the series not produced by Paramount Pictures. ... What Kind of Fool Am I? is a popular song. ... Leslie Bricusse (born 29 January 1931) is a British lyricist. ... Anthony George Newley (born on September 24, 1931 in the London Borough of Hackney; died on April 14, 1999) was an English actor, singer and songwriter. ... Anthony George Newley (born on September 24, 1931 in the London Borough of Hackney; died on April 14, 1999) was an English actor, singer and songwriter. ... Stop the World - I want to get off Stop the World - I want to get off was a musical which opened at the Queens Theatre, London on 20th July 1961, and ran for 555 performances. ... Pierre Delanoë (born Pierre Leroyer) (December 16, 1918 - December 27, 2006) was a French lyricist who wrote lyrics for singers such as Gilbert Bécaud, Joe Dassin and Michel Sardou. ... Carl Sigman ( September 24, 1909 – September 26, 2000) was a major American songwriter. ... Gilbert Bécaud Gilbert Bécaud (October 24, 1927 – December 18, 2001) was a French singer, composer and actor, known as Monsieur 100,000 Volts for his energetic performances. ... Wyatt Merle Kilgore (August 9, 1934 - February 6, 2005) was an American, singer, songwriter, and manager. ... Claude King (born February 5, 1923 in Keithville, Louisiana near the city of Shreveport) is an American country music singer and songwriter. ...

Classical music

Anthem Oj, svijetla majska zoro Oh, Bright Dawn of May Montenegro() on the European continent()  —  [] Capital (and largest city) Podgorica Official languages Serbian (Ijekavian dialect)1 Government Republic  -  President Filip Vujanović  -  Prime Minister Željko Å turanović Independence due to the dissolution of Serbia and Montenegro   -  Declared June 3, 2006   -  Recognized June... George Crumb (born October 24, 1929) is an American composer of modern and avant garde music. ... Mario Davidovsky (born March 4, 1934) is an Argentine-American composer. ... Francis Alan Jackson OBE (born October 2, 1917) is a British organist and composer. ... Krzysztof Penderecki. ... Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc (IPA: ) (January 7, 1899 - January 30, 1963) was a French composer and a member of the French group Les Six. ... Francis Poulencs Oboe Sonata for oboe and piano dates from 1962. ... Dmitri Shostakovich   (Russian: , Dmitrij Dmitrievič Å ostakovič) (September 25 [O.S. September 12] 1906–August 9, 1975) was a Russian composer of the Soviet period. ... The Symphony No. ... Ezra Sims (born January 16, 1928 in Birmingham, Alabama) is one of the pioneers in the field of microtonal composition. ... La Monte Young (born October 14, 1935) is an American composer whose eccentric and often hard-to-find works have been included among the most important post World War II avant-garde or experimental music. ...

Opera

The Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Italy. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Gianfrancesco Sigfrido Benedetto Marinenghi de Guarnieri is an actor and dramatist born in Milan on August 6, 1934. ... Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco (April 3, 1895 – March 16, 1968) was an Italian Jewish composer. ... Carlisle Floyd (born 1926 in Latta, South Carolina) is an American opera composer. ... Sir Michael Kemp Tippett, O.M. (2 January 1905 – 8 January 1998) was one of the foremost English composers of the 20th century. ... King Priam is an opera by Michael Tippett, to his own libretto based on Homers Iliad. ...

Musical theater

Musical theater (or theatre) is a form of theatre combining music, songs, dance, and spoken dialogue. ... All-American, a Broadway musical with book by Mel Brooks, music by Charles Strouse, and lyrics by Lee Adams, opened in New York on March 19, 1962, and played 80 performances. ... BLITZ! Book by Lionel Bart and Joan Maitland Music and lyrics by Lionel Bart played in the Westend of London at the Adelphi Theatre starting 8th May 1962 and ran for 568 performances. ... Lionel Bart (1930-1999) was a British composer of songs musicals, best known for Oliver! Bart was born Lionel Begleiter in London to Galician Jews, and grew up in Stepney. ... Hi! Youre car can speak <a href=http://immobilizer. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Gentlemen Prefer Blondes is a novel written by Anita Loos that was published in 1925, a Broadway play produced in 1926, a Broadway musical produced in 1949, which Loos also wrote the book for, and two motion pictures. ... 23 The Illuminatus! Trilogy is a series of three novels written by Robert Shea and Robert Anton Wilson. ... Little Mary Sunshine is an American musical in emulation of older operetta, with book, music, and lyrics by Rick Besoyan. ... Little Me was the parody confessional self-indulgent autobiography of Belle Poitrine (French for Pretty Bosom, aka Gorgeous Tits), subtitled The Intimate Memoirs of the Great Star of Stage, Screen and Television, by Patrick Dennis, who had achieved a great success with Auntie Mame. ... The Lunt-Fontanne Theatre is a Broadway theatre, located at 205 West 46th Street. ... No Strings is a musical drama with a book by Samuel Taylor and words and music by Richard Rodgers, his only score written without a collaborator. ... Broadway theatre[1] is the most prestigious form of professional theatre in the U.S., as well as the most well known to the general public and most lucrative for the performers, technicians and others involved in putting on the shows. ... March 15 is the 74th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (75th in leap years). ... Scapa is a Scotch whisky distillery situated on the Island of Orkney north of Scotland by Scapa Flow in Kirkwall. ... The Adam brothers Adelphi Buildings in an 18th-century print; the terrace stood upon riverfront warehousing. ... March 8 is the 67th day of the year (68th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Stop the World - I want to get off Stop the World - I want to get off was a musical which opened at the Queens Theatre, London on 20th July 1961, and ran for 555 performances. ... Anthony George Newley (born on September 24, 1931 in the London Borough of Hackney; died on April 14, 1999) was an English actor, singer and songwriter. ... Leslie Bricusse (born 29 January 1931) is a British lyricist. ...

Musical films

The musical film is a film genre in which several songs sung by the characters are interwoven into the narrative. ... Jumbo is also the title of a musical produced in 1935 by Billy Rose, with music and lyrics by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart and book by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur, and directed by John Murray Anderson and George Abbott. ... December 6 is the 340th day of the year (341st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Doris Mary Ann von Kappelhoff (born April 3, 1924) is an American singer, actress, and animal welfare advocate known as Doris Day. ... “Inka Dinka Doo” redirects here. ... Stephen Boyd Stephen Boyd (born William Millar, July 4, 1931 – June 2, 1977) - was an Irish actor, born in Glengormley in Northern Ireland, who starred in over fifty films. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Blue Hawaii is a 1961 musical film set in the state of Hawaii and starring Elvis Presley. ... The Road to Hong Kong, released in 1962 was the final entry in the long running Road series starring Bing Crosby and Bob Hope and the only one of the series not produced by Paramount Pictures. ... This article is about three films. ...

Births

January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Robin Guthrie (born 4 January 1962, in Falkirk, Scotland) is a musician best known as co-founder of the Cocteau Twins. ... Cocteau Twins were an influential and prolific British band formed in 1980, their music becoming nearly synonymous with their record label 4AD. Their trademark sound of layered, ethereal guitar and indecipherable vocals inspired the 1990s shoegazing genre, which included numerous bands such as Lush, Slowdive, Pale Saints, and My Bloody... January 5 is the 5th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Joe Monzo Joe Monzo (born January 5, 1962) is an American microtonal composer and tuning-theorist who has authored books and multiple webpages on music theory. ... January 16 is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Talk Talk was an British music group that was formed in 1981. ... Talk Talk was a popular English music group that was active from 1981 to 1991. ... January 28 is the 28th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Leslie Phillips, aka Sam Phillips, (born January 28, 1962) is an American singer and a songwriter. ... February 1 is the 32nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Tomoyasu Hotei (布袋寅泰 Hotei Tomoyasu, born on February 1, 1962 in Takasaki, Gunma Prefecture) is a Korean Japanese musician, guitarist and actor. ... Beat Emotion (1986) Tomoyasu Hotei (left), Kyosuke Himuro (right) BOØWY is a famous Japanese rock group consisting of Kyosuke Himuro (vocals), Tomoyasu Hotei (guitar), Tsunematsu Matsui (bass) and Makoto Takahashi (drums). ... February 6 is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... W. Axl Rose [1], commonly referred to as Axl Rose, (born William Bruce Rose, Jr. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... February 7 is the 38th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... David Bryan Rashbaum, better known as David Bryan (born 7 February 1962) is a musician and plays keyboards for Bon Jovi. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... February 7 is the 38th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... February 11 is the 42nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sheryl Suzanne Crow (born February 11, 1962) is a nine-time Grammy winning American blues rock singer, guitarist, bassist, and songwriter. ... February 19 is the 50th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Francisco Alejandro Gutierrez (19 February 1962 — 22 October 2005), also known as Franky Gee was a former American soldier who became the frontman for the German Europop group Captain Jack. ... February 22 is the 53rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Michael Wilton is a guitarist for the progressive metal Queensrÿche. ... Queensrÿche (pronounced IPA: ) is a heavy/progressive metal band formed in 1981 in Bellevue, Washington, near Seattle. ... March 2 is the 61st day of the year (62nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jon Bon Jovi (born John Francis Bongiovi on March 2, 1962) is an American musician, businessman, actor and lead singer of the rock band, Bon Jovi. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (65th in leap years). ... Charlie Reid and Craig Reid (born 5 March 1962 in Leith, Scotland) are identical twin brothers, famous as singers and songwriters in The Proclaimers. ... The Proclaimers are a Scottish band composed of identical twins Charlie and Craig Reid. ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (65th in leap years). ... Charlie Reid and Craig Reid (born 5 March 1962 in Leith, Scotland) are identical twin brothers, famous as singers and songwriters in The Proclaimers. ... The Proclaimers are a Scottish band composed of identical twins Charlie and Craig Reid. ... March 7 is the 66th day of the year (67th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Taylor Dayne (born Leslie Wunderman, March 7, 1962, in Baldwin, Nassau County, New York) is an American pop vocalist, dance artist and actress. ... March 30 is the 89th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (90th in leap years). ... MC Hammer (later Hammer), real name Stanley Kirk Burrell, (born March 30, 1962) was an early mainstream rapper, known for his baggy genie pants and catchy hooks on songs like U Cant Touch This. Early Life MC Hammer was born in Oakland, California. ... April 3 is the 93rd day of the year (94th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 272 days remaining. ... Mike Ness (born Michael James Ness) (born April 3, 1962) is a guitarist, vocalist, and chief song writer for the punk rock band Social Distortion. ... Social Distortion (sometimes referred to as simply Social D) are an influential punk rock band formed in 1978 by frontman Mike Ness. ... April 8 is the 98th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (99th in leap years). ... Izzy Stradlin is an American musician, best known as the rhythm guitarist of the hard rock band Guns N Roses from 1985 to 1991. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... April 16 is the 106th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (107th in leap years). ... Ian Thomas Garner MacKaye (pronounced ), born April 16, 1962, is an American musician, probably best known as the singer for the highly influential bands Minor Threat, Embrace and Fugazi, and as one of the founders and owners (with drummer and artist Jeff Nelson) of Dischord Records, a Washington, D.C... This does not cite its references or sources. ... Fugazi was an influential rock band from Washington, D.C., formed in 1987. ... May 9 is the 129th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (130th in leap years). ... David Gahan (born May 9, 1962 in Epping, Essex, England) is the baritone lead-singer for English synth pop Band, Depeche Mode. ... Depeche Mode are an electronic band formed in 1980 in Essex, England. ... May 31 is the 151st day of the year (152nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Corey Mitchell Hart (born 31 May 1962, in Montreal, Canada) is a Canadian musician. ... June 8 is the 159th day of the year (160th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nick Rhodes in 1981. ... Duran Duran is a British pop/rock band notable for a long series of popular, hit singles and vivid music videos. ... June 19 is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section cites very few or no references or sources. ... June 20 is the 171st day of the year (172nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 194 days remaining. ... Mark De Gli Antoni (b. ... Soul Coughing (1992–2000) was a New York-based alternative rock band comprised of Mike Doughty (vocals, lyrics, guitar), Mark De Gli Antoni (samples, keyboards), Sebastian Steinberg (string bass) and Yuval Gabay (drums). ... July 7 is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 177 days remaining. ... Mark Wells White (born 1940) is an American lawyer and a former Democratic governor of Texas. ... Spin Doctors is an alternative rock group from New York City, best known for its 1992 hits, Two Princes and Little Miss Cant Be Wrong, which charted at # 7 & # 17 on the American pop chart, respectively. ... July 21 is the 202nd day of the year (203rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lee Aaron Lee Aaron (born as Karen Lynn Greening on July 21, 1962 in Belleville, Ontario) is a Canadian rock and Jazz singer known as The Queen of Metal in Canada. She had several hits with titles such as Metal Queen, Watcha Do to my Body, and Sex with Love... July 22 is the 203rd day (204th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 162 days remaining. ... Steve Albini (born July 22, 1962, Pasadena, California) is an influential singer, songwriter, guitarist, audio engineer and music journalist. ... July 27 is the 208th day (209th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 157 days remaining. ... Karl Mueller (July 27, 1963-June 17, 2005) was a rock musician. ... Soul Asylum is an alternative rock band formed in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1983. ... August 7 is the 219th day of the year (220th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Andrew Glover is a composer born 1962 in Birmingham, UK. He studied in Nottingham and gained his Doctorate in 1994 from Keele University after studying with Dr George Nicholson. ... August 25 is the 237th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (238th in leap years), with 128 days remaining. ... Vivian Patrick Campbell (born in August 25, 1962 in Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland) is an Irish rock guitarist, currently playing for Def Leppard. ... Def Leppard is an English rock band from Sheffield who formed in 1977 as part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal. ... October 3 is the 276th day of the year (277th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Mötley Crüe (IPA pronunciation: ) is a popular American glam metal band from Los Angeles, California. ... October 15 is the 288th day of the year (289th in leap years). ... Toadies were a post-grunge band from Fort Worth, Texas. ... October 16 is the 289th day of the year (290th in leap years). ... Dmitri Hvorostovsky (born 1962) is a top baritone opera singer from Russia. ... October 16 is the 289th day of the year (290th in leap years). ... Families Tungidae â€“ sticktight and chigoe fleas (chiggers) Pulicidae â€“ common fleas Coptopsyllidae Vermipsyllidae â€“ carnivore fleas Rhopalopsyllidae â€“ marsupial fleas Hypsophthalmidae Stephanocircidae Pygiopsyllidae Hystrichopsyllidae â€“ rat and mouse fleas Leptopsyllidae â€“ mouse and rat fleas Ischnopsyllidae â€“ bat fleas Ceratophyllidae:-fleas mainly associated with rodents Amphipsyllidae Malacopsyllidae Dolichopsyllidae â€“ rodent fleas Ctenopsyllidae Flea is the common name... Red Hot Chili Peppers (often refered to as Chili Peppers or simply RHCP) is a multiple Grammy Award-winning American rock band, formed in Los Angeles, California in 1983. ... October 25 is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Chad Smith (born on October 25, 1961 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA) is the drummer of the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers. ... Red Hot Chili Peppers (often refered to as Chili Peppers or simply RHCP) is a multiple Grammy Award-winning American rock band, formed in Los Angeles, California in 1983. ... November 1 is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 60 days remaining. ... Anthony Kiedis is the lead singer of the Red Hot Chili Peppers. ... Red Hot Chili Peppers (often refered to as Chili Peppers or simply RHCP) is a multiple Grammy Award-winning American rock band, formed in Los Angeles, California in 1983. ... November 3 is the 307th day of the year (308th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 58 days remaining. ... Marilyn Peter Robinson (born November 3, 1962), better known as Marilyn, is a famous cross-dressing singer and musician who reached fame with his song Calling Your Name in the 1980s. ... November 18 is the 322nd day of the year (323rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Metallica is a Grammy Award-winning American heavy metal band, formed in 1981,[1] which has become one of the most commercially successful musical acts of recent decades. ... November 21 is the 325th day of the year (326th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Steven Curtis Chapman (born November 21, 1962 in Paducah, Kentucky, USA) is a contemporary Christian musician who has won five Grammy awards and more Gospel Music Association awards than any other artist in history. ... November 27 is the 331st day (332nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charlie Benante (born 27 November 1963, in The Bronx, New York) is the drummer/guitarist for the heavy metal band, Anthrax. ... November 28 is the 332nd day (333rd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Matt Cameron (born Matthew D. Cameron, November 28, 1962, in San Diego, California) is an American musician renowned for being the drummer, back-up vocalist and occasional songwriter in the grunge rock bands Soundgarden (1986-1997) and Pearl Jam (1998-present). ... Soundgarden was an American rock band that formed in Seattle, Washington in 1984. ... Pearl Jam is an American rock band that formed in Seattle, Washington in 1990. ... November 27 is the 331st day (332nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Mike Bordin (born Michael Andrew Bordin, on November 27, 1962, in San Francisco, California) was the co-founder and drummer of Faith No More and is now playing with Ozzy Osbourne. ... Faith No More was a highly influential experimental alternative rock group that formed in San Francisco, California in 1982 and disbanded in 1998. ... December 4th redirects here. ... Sponge is a post-grunge Detroit, Michigan, rock band formed in 1991 by Vinnie Dombroski, Mike Cross, and Joey Mazzola — all formerly of hard-rock band Loudhouse. ... December 8 is the 342nd day of the year (343rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Marty Friedman (born Martin Adam Friedman December 8, 1962 in Washington, D.C., United States) is an American guitarist. ... Megadeth is an American thrash metal band led by founder, frontman, and songwriter Dave Mustaine. ...

Deaths

January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Fritz Kreisler (February 2, 1875 – January 29, 1962) was an Austrian violinist and composer, one of the most famous of his day. ... February 5 is the 36th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jacques François Antoine Ibert (August 15, 1890 – February 5, 1962) was a French composer of classical music. ... February 17 is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bruno Walter (September 15, 1876 – February 17, 1962) was a German-born conductor and composer. ... February 22 is the 53rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Attila The Hun was the name taken by the prominent calypsonian born Raymond Quevedo (March 24, 1892 - February 22, 1962). ... March 24 is the 83rd day of the year (84th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jean Goldkette Jean Goldkette (18 March 1893 – 24 March 1962) was a jazz pianist and bandleader. ... April 10 is the 100th day of the year (101st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A self portrait by Sutcliffe. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. ... May 27 is the 147th day of the year (148th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Egon Petri (March 23, 1881 - May 27, 1962) was a classical pianist. ... June 12 is the 163rd day of the year (164th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Nicholson Ireland (13 August 1879 – 12 June 1962) was an English composer. ... June 13 is the 164th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (165th in leap years), with 201 days remaining. ... Eugène Goossens has been the name of three notable musicians: Eugène Goossens (February 25, 1845, Bruges, Belgium - 30 December 1906, Liverpool, England) was a conductor. ... June 15 is the 166th day of the year (167th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alfred Denis Cortot (September 26, 1877 – June 15, 1962) was a French pianist and conductor. ... July 12 is the 193rd day of the year (194th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1927 Time cover featuring Kahn Roger Wolfe Kahn (October 19, 1907–July 12, 1962) was a Jewish-American jazz and popular musician, composer, and band leader (Roger Wolfe Kahn and His Orchestra). Born in Morristown, New Jersey into a very rich family—his father, Otto Hermann Kahn, was a banker... July 25 is the 206th day (207th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 159 days remaining. ... September 6 is the 249th day of the year (250th in leap years). ... Hanns Eisler (July 6, 1898 - September 6, 1962) was a German and Austrian composer. ... December 7 is the 341st day (342nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kirsten Flagstad Kirsten MÃ¥lfrid Flagstad (July 12, 1895 – December 7, 1962) was a Norwegian opera singer. ... December 13 is the 347th day of the year (348th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Harry Barris (November 24, 1905 – December 13, 1962) was a American popular singer. ... December 22 is the 356th day of the year (357th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Roy Palmer (2 April 1892 - 22 December 1962) was a jazz trombonist. ...

Awards

Eurovision Song Contest

The modern logo was introduced for the 2004 Contest to create a consistent visual identity. ... The Eurovision Song Contest 1962 was the seventh Eurovision and was held on March 18, 1962 in Luxembourg. ...

Grammy Awards

Grammy Award statuette The Grammy Awards, presented by the Recording Academy (an association of Americans professionally involved in the recorded music industry) for outstanding achievements in the recording industry, is one of four major music awards shows held annually in the United States (the Billboard Music Awards, the American Music... The 4th Grammy Awards were held in 1962. ...

Ivor Novello Awards


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1962: Music, Classical - Archive Article - MSN Encarta (143 words)
1962: Music, Classical - Archive Article - MSN Encarta
Igor Stravinsky, whose eightieth birthday fell on June 18, was the 'man of the year' in music for 1962.
The anniversary was celebrated throughout the year, with programs devoted to or featuring his music in the United States and in many foreign countries.
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