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See also: 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: 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... See also: 1970s in music. ... // January - The Ramones form. ... See also: 1970s in music. ... See also: 1970s in music. ... See also: 1976 in music, other events of 1977, 1978 in music, 1970s in music and the list of years in music // Queens Bohemian Rhapsody is named The Best Single Of The Last 25 Years by BPI. In this year, the St. ... See also: 1970s in music. ... See also: Musical groups established in 1979 Record labels established in 1979 1979 in music (UK) 1970s in music // Stevie Wonder uses digital audio recording technology in recording his album Journey through the Secret Life of Plants. ... See also: Musical groups established in 1980 Record labels established in 1980 list of years in music // January 1 - The year starts off with a strong disco backlash, which causes the majority of musicians to abandon the use of real instruments in an attempt to distant themselves from anything associated... See also: Musical groups established in 1981 Record labels established in 1981 list of years in music // January 10 - Revival of the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta The Pirates of Penzance opens at Broadways Uris Theatre, starring Linda Ronstadt and Rex Smith February 14 - Billy Idol leaves the band Generation... See also: 1983 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1983 Record labels established in 1983 // Michael Jacksons Thriller, the most successful album not only of 1983, but of all time, was released in 1982 and began its epic domination of the music charts the following year, 1983. ... See also: 1980s in music. ... See also: other events of 1985 Musical groups established in 1985 Record labels established in 1985 list of years in music 1980s in music // January 28 - Various artists, including Ray Charles, Bob Dylan, Michael Jackson, Billy Joel, Cyndi Lauper, Steve Perry, Kenny Loggins, Willie Nelson, Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson, Kenny... See also: Musical groups established in 1986 Record labels established in 1986 // 1986 - Goo Goo Dolls are formed in Buffalo, New York. ... See also: 1986 in music, other events of 1987, 1988 in music, 1980s in music and the list of years in music // January 3 - Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. ... See also: Musical groups established in 1988 Record labels established in 1988 // Peter Ruzicka becomes director of the Hamburg State Opera and State Philharmonic Orchestra. ... See also: 1989 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1989 Record labels established in 1989 other events of 1989 list of years in music 1980s in music // January 7 - Genesis 88 and Sunrise/Back to the Future stage large-scale illegal Acid House party in London January 14 - Paul... See also: 1990 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1990 Record labels established in 1990 list of years in music // January 21 - MTVs Unplugged premieres on cable television with musical guest, Squeeze February 6 - Billy Idol is involved in a serious motorcycle accident, resulting in several broken bones. ... See also: 1991 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1991 Record labels established in 1991 // 1991 was the year that grunge music made its popular breakthrough. ... See also: 1992 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1992 Record labels established in 1992 other events of 1992 list of years in music 1990s in music // 1992 was a pivotal year in the development of music. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ... Year 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1980 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday (link displays the 1982 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1983 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1984 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar). ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... 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, also called The Seventies. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... For the band, see 1990s (band). ... The 2000s are the current decade, spanning from 2000 to 2009. ... The 2010s decade is a period of 10 years that begins on January 1, 2010 and later ends on December 31, 2019 inclusive. ... 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. ... Headline text LAS MALVINAS SON ARGENTINAS. ... 1982 in archaeology. ... See also: 1981 in architecture, other events of 1982, 1983 in architecture and the architecture timeline. ... See also: 1981 in literature, other events of 1982, 1983 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: Other events of 1982 List of years in science . ...

Contents

Bucks Fizz - Land of Make Believe January 10 for 2 weeks Shakin Stevens - Oh Julie January 24 for 1 week Kraftwerk - The model/Computer love January 31 for 1 week The Jam - A town called Malice/Precious February 7 for 3 weeks Tight Fit - The Lion Sleeps Tonight February 28... This page indexes the individual year in music pages. ...

Events

is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... KC and the Sunshine Band is an American musical group. ... Harry Wayne Casey Harry Wayne Casey (KC) (born January 31, 1951 as Harold Wayne Casey) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and producer. ... For other uses, see Miami (disambiguation). ... is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Tommy Tucker (born Robert Higginbotham, (March 5, 1933 - January 22, 1982) was an American blues singer and pianist. ... January 20 is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ozzy Osbourne (born John Michael Osbourne, December 3, 1948 in Aston, Birmingham, England) is the lead vocalist of the pioneering heavy metal band Black Sabbath, a popular solo artist, and the star of the reality show, The Osbournes. ... is the 21st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Riley B. King aka B. B. King (b. ... The University of Mississippi, also known as Ole Miss, is a public, coeducational research university located in Oxford, Mississippi. ... is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lynyrd Skynyrd (pronounced lÄ•h-nérd skin-nérd) (or IPA pronunciation: ) is a U.S. Southern rock band. ... Ronald Wayne Ronnie Van Zant (January 15, 1948 – October 20, 1977) was the lead vocalist, primary lyricist, and a founding member of the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd. ... Orange Park is a town located in Clay County, Florida, USA. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 9,081. ... is the 51st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... Official language(s) English, Hawaiian Capital Honolulu Largest city Honolulu Area  Ranked 43rd  - Total 10,931 sq mi (29,311 km²)  - Width n/a miles (n/a km)  - Length 1,522 miles (2,450 km)  - % water 41. ... For other uses, see Maui (disambiguation). ... is the 63rd day of the year (64th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Frank Vincent Zappa[1] (December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993) was an American composer, musician, and film director. ... Dweezil Zappa (born September 5, 1969, in Los Angeles, California) is a heavy metal guitarist. ... Moon Unit Zappa (born September 28, 1967, in New York City) is the oldest child of late American rock star Frank Zappa and Gail Sloatman; she goes by the name Moon Zappa. ... Fred Zeppelin is a tribute band to Led Zeppelin based in the original bands heartland of the West Midlands of England. ... This article is about the day. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... John Adam Belushi (January 24, 1949 – March 5, 1982) was an Emmy Award-winning American actor, comedian and musician, notable for his work on Saturday Night Live, National Lampoons Animal House and The Blues Brothers. ... The Chateau Marmont is a hotel in Los Angeles, California in 1929 and modeled after the Chateau Amboise in Frances Loire Valley. ... Nickname: Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates: , State County Settled 1781 Incorporated April 4, 1850 Government  - Type Mayor-Council  - Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa  - City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo  - Governing body City Council Area  - City  498. ... is the 77th day of the year (78th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Theodore DeReese Pendergrass, Sr. ... Nickname: Motto: Philadelphia maneto - Let brotherly love continue Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: , Country United States Commonwealth Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Government  - Mayor John F. Street (D) Area  - City 369. ... is the 78th day of the year (79th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ozzy Osbourne (born John Michael Osbourne, December 3, 1948 in Aston, Birmingham, England) is the lead vocalist of the pioneering heavy metal band Black Sabbath, a popular solo artist, and the star of the reality show, The Osbournes. ... Randall William Randy Rhoads (December 6, 1956 – March 19, 1982) was an American heavy metal guitarist who is best known for playing with Ozzy Osbourne. ... Leesburg is a city located in Lake County, Florida. ... is the 87th day of the year (88th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nickname: Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates: , State County Settled 1781 Incorporated April 4, 1850 Government  - Type Mayor-Council  - Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa  - City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo  - Governing body City Council Area  - City  498. ... David Van Cortlandt Crosby (born August 14, 1941) is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. ... Cocaine is a crystalline tropane alkaloid that is obtained from the leaves of the coca plant. ... is the 88th day of the year (89th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Stevie Wonder (born Stevland Hardaway Judkins on May 13, 1950, name later changed to Stevland Hardaway Morris),[1] is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer. ... Sir James Paul McCartney, MBE (born 18 June 1942) is an Academy Award and Grammy Award winning English singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who first gained worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles. ... Ebony and Ivory is a 1982 number-one single by Paul McCartney, performed with Stevie Wonder. ... March 31 is the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (91st in leap years), with 275 days remaining. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... is the 105th day of the year (106th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... William Martin Billy Joel (born May 9, 1949) is an American singer, pianist, songwriter, composer and musician. ... This article is about Long Island in New York State. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Gary Chapman (born August 19, 1957 in Waurika, Oklahoma) is an American singer/songwriter and former television talk show host. ... is the 116th day of the year (117th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Roderick David Stewart, CBE (born January 10, 1945), is a Scottish singer born and raised in London. ... Nickname: Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates: , State County Settled 1781 Incorporated April 4, 1850 Government  - Type Mayor-Council  - Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa  - City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo  - Governing body City Council Area  - City  498. ... is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Langenhagen is a German city in the Hanover district of Lower Saxony. ... Hanover(i) (German: , IPA: ), on the river Leine, is the capital of the federal state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany. ... A compact disc or CD is an optical disc used to store digital data, originally developed for storing digital audio. ... is the 250th day of the year (251st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Cats is an award-winning musical composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber based on Old Possums Book of Practical Cats and other poems by T. S. Eliot. ... The Lion King at the New Amsterdam Theatre, 2003 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. ... is the 265th day of the year (266th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Who are an English rock band that first formed in 1964, and grew to be considered one of the greatest[1] and most influential[2] bands in the world. ... Nickname: Motto: Justitia Omnibus (Justice for All) Location of Washington, D.C., in relation to the states Maryland and Virginia Coordinates: , Country United States Federal District District of Columbia Government  - Mayor Adrian M. Fenty (D)  - D.C. Council Chairperson: Vincent C. Gray (D) Ward 1: Jim Graham (D) Ward 2... is the 309th day of the year (310th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 335th day of the year (336th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alternate cover Special Edition release cover. ... Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958), commonly known as MJ as well as the King of Pop, is an American musician, entertainer, and pop icon whose successful career and controversial personal life have been a part of pop culture for the last three decades. ... A compact disc or CD is an optical disc used to store digital data, originally developed for storing digital audio. ... A benefit concert is a concert featuring musicians, comedians, or other performers that is held for a charitable purpose, often directed at a specific and immediate humanitarian crisis. ... Location of Downey in California and Los Angeles County Coordinates: Country United States State California County Los Angeles Founded 1800s Incorporated 1956 Government  - Type Council-Manager government  - City Council David R. Gafin Mario A. Guerra Rick Trejo (Mayor) Anne Marie Bayer Kirk Cartozian Area  - City  12. ... Daniel Amos (aka D. A., Dä) is an American rock band formed in 1974 by Terry Scott Taylor on guitars and vocals, Marty Dieckmeyer on bass guitar, Steve Baxter on guitars and Jerry Chamberlain on lead guitars. ... Tom Howard Tom Howard is an American Pianist, Musical Arranger and Orchestral Conductor. ... John Mark Heard John Mark Heard (December 16, 1951 - August 16, 1992) was a record producer, folk-rock singer, and songwriter originally from Macon, Georgia. ... Randy Stonehill (born March 12, 1952) is an American singer/songwriter from Stockton, California, best known as one of the so-called fathers of contemporary Christian music. ... Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1966) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, actress, and pop icon. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Windy City Motto: Urbs In Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location Location in Chicagoland and northern Illinois Coordinates , Government Country State Counties United States Illinois Cook, DuPage Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 606. ... Hip hop music is a style of music which came into existence in the United States during the mid-1970s, and became a large part of modern pop culture during the 1980s. ... 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... Ronnie James Dio (born Ronald James Padavona on July 10 1942 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA), is an American heavy metal vocalist who has performed with Black Sabbath, Rainbow, Elf, and his own band Dio. ... For other uses, see Black Sabbath (disambiguation). ... Wendy O. Williams W.O.W. album, produced by Gene Simmons in 1984. ... The Plasmatics were an American punk band, formed by Yale graduate and radical anti-artist Rod Swenson, around the late Wendy O. Williams. ...

Bands formed

Cinderella is an American hard rock (bluesy) and glam metal band most known during the 1980s and early 1990s. ... Culture Club is a popular English new romantic rock group, that achieved considerable global success in the 1980s. ... The Smiths were an English rock group active from 1982 to 1987. ... Seona Dancing (pronounced as Shawna Dancing) was a 1980s British pop group best known for providing Ricky Gervais with his first taste of fame. ... Faith No More was an experimental alternative rock group that formed in San Francisco, California in 1982 and disbanded in 1998. ... Napalm Death is a grindcore/death metal band formed in the village of Meriden near Birmingham, England in 1982 by Nicholas Bullen and Miles Ratledge. ... Armored Saint is a Los Angeles, United States, based heavy metal band. ... Skinny Puppy is a prominent industrial band, formed in Vancouver, BC, Canada in 1982. ... Nitzer Ebb (pronounced night-zer or nit-zer—the band themselves pronounce it either way) is a music group formed in 1982 by Essex schoolfriends Douglas McCarthy (vocals, synthesizer), Vaughan (Bon) Harris on synthesizers and drums, and David Gooday. ... // Alien Sex Fiend is a gothic rock/deathrock band from the UK. Getting their start at the Batcave club in London in 1982, they quickly became known in the gothic scene for their psychobilly, dark electronic, industrial sound, heavy samples and loops and manic vocals. ... The Pogues are a band of mixed Irish and English background, playing traditional Irish folk with influences from the English punk rock movement. ... D.I. is a Southern California punk band featuring ex-Adolescents and Social Distortion drummer Casey Royer on vocals. ... Soda Stereo or Soda Stéreo is an influential Argentine rock power trio formed in 1982 (see 1982 in music) consisting of guitarist and vocalist Gustavo Cerati, bassist Zeta Bosio and drummer Charly Alberti. ... a-ha is a Grammy Award-nominated band from Norway. ... Beat Happening was a 1980s twee pop band, the most popular of International Pop Undergrounds roster of influential alternative rock stars. ... Big Black was a rock band founded in Chicago, Illinois and active between 1982 and 1987. ... The Celibate Rifles are a hard rock band from Sydney, Australia. ... The original Del Amitri line-up as seen on the cover of Melody Maker magazine in February 1985 Del Amitri are a British pop-rock guitar band, formed in Glasgow, Scotland in 1982. ... Everything but the Girl Is a song composed and written by Tyler Buckkie of Ontario. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Kajagoogoo were a British pop band best known for their first single, Too Shy, which reached number one in the UK Singles Chart and number five in the U.S Billboard Hot 100 in 1983. ... Public Enemy, also known as PE, is a hip hop group from Long Island, New York, known for their politically charged lyrics, criticism of the media, and active interest in the concerns of the African American community. ... Flesh for Lulu is an gothic/alternative rock band formed in 1982 in the UK. History Flesh for Lulu Nick Marsh (vocals and guitar) and James Mitchell (drums) formed the band and soon recruited Rocco (originally from Wasted Youth, guitar and vocals), and Glen Bishop (bass). ... Ratt is an American sleaze metal and semi glam metal band that formed in San Diego and enjoyed significant commercial success during the 1980s. ... Swans can refer to: Swan, the bird. ... Suicidal Tendencies are a hardcore punk band formed in 1982 in Venice, California. ... The Toasters are a third wave ska band from New York formed in 1981 by Robert Bucket Hingley. ... They Might Be Giants (commonly abbreviated to TMBG) is an American alternative rock duo consisting of John Linnell and John Flansburgh that formed in 1982. ... X Japan, or X which was their initial name, was a Japanese Visual kei band, the brainchild of Yoshiki (Yoshiki Hayashi). ...

Bands disbanded

Adam & the Ants were a new wave band during the late 1970s and early 1980s. ... Bad Company were an English hard rock supergroup founded in 1973, consisting of band members from Free (Paul Rodgers, Simon Kirke), Mott the Hoople (Mick Ralphs) and King Crimson (Boz Burrell). ... The following are uses of the word Blondie: Blondie (band) - a band based in New York City, active in the 70s, 80s, 90s and 00s Blondie (comic strip) - a long-running newspaper comic strip Blondie (movie) - Blondie is a 1938 movie based on the comic strip Blondie was also: the... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Eagles are an American rock music group that originally came together in Los Angeles, California in the early 1970s. ... The band Hotel was a power pop group formed in Birmingham, AL in 1973 and disbanded in 1982. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... The Only Ones are an influential English rock and roll band. ... The Average White Band (also AWB) is a Scottish funk and R&B band who had a series of soul and disco hits between 1974 and 1980, and continue to perform as of 2006. ... The Teardrop Explodes (L to R) Alan Gill, Julian Cope, Gary Dwyer and David Balfe The Teardrop Explodes was a British New Wave/Neo-Psychedelic band formed in Liverpool in 1978. ... The Skids The Skids were an art-punk/punk rock and new wave band from Dunfermline, Scotland, founded in 1977 by Stuart Adamson (1958 - 2001, guitars / vocals / keyboards), Richard Jobson (vocals / guitar), Thomas Kellichan (drums) and William Simpson (bass guitar / vocals). ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ...

Albums released

Alternate cover Special Edition release cover. ... Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958), commonly known as MJ as well as the King of Pop, is an American musician, entertainer, and pop icon whose successful career and controversial personal life have been a part of pop culture for the last three decades. ... A Broken Frame is Depeche Modes second proper studio album and was released on September 27, 1982. ... Depeche Mode are a band formed in 1980 in Basildon, Essex, England. ... A Kiss in the Dreamhouse is the fifth studio album released by Siouxsie & the Banshees. ... Siouxsie and the Banshees are a British gothic rock band. ... Age to Age was a ground-breaking 1982 (see 1982 in music) album by Christian singer Amy Grant. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... All Four One is an album by the New Wave band, The Motels released in 1982. ... The Motels were a New Wave music band from the Los Angeles area best known for Only the Lonely and Suddenly, Last Summer, both of which peaked at #9 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1982 and 1983, respectively. ... American Fool is an album by John Cougar, now known by his real name of John Mellencamp, released in 1982 (see 1982 in music). ... John Mellencamp (born October 7, 1951 in Seymour, Indiana) is an American singer and songwriter, known for a long and successful recording and performing career highlighted by a series of 1980s hits, including Jack and Diane, and by his role in the Farm Aid charity event. ... Gang of Four is an English post-punk group from Leeds. ... Jim The Anvil Neidhart James Henry Neidhart, normally called Jim The Anvil Neidhart, is an American professional wrestler, best known for his appearances in the 1980s and 1990s in the World Wrestling Federation // Career A former National Football League athlete who played for the Dallas Cowboys and the Oakland Raiders... Visage was a New Romantic band that began life in 1978, mainly to provide some danceable music to be played on Steve Stranges and Rusty Egans Billys London nightclub. ... Asia is the breakthrough album by the prog rock band Asia, released in 1982 (see 1982 in music). ... Asia is an arena rock/progressive rock group. ... Avalon, released in June 1982, was Roxy Musics eighth studio album; it is generally regarded as the culmination of the smoother, more adult-oriented sound of the bands later work. ... Roxy Music are an English art rock group founded in the early 1970s by art school graduate Bryan Ferry (vocals and keyboards). ... Bad Brains are an American punk rock band, originally formed in Washington, D.C. in 1979 . ... The Minutemen were a punk rock band from San Pedro, California comprising singer/guitarist D. Boon, singer/bassist Mike Watt and drummer George Hurley. ... Beat is an album by the band King Crimson, released in 1982. ... King Crimson are a musical group founded by guitarist Robert Fripp and drummer Michael Giles in 1969. ... Beautiful Vision is an album by Irish singer-songwriter/musician Van Morrison, released in 1982. ... George Ivan Morrison OBE (generally known as Van Morrison) (born August 31, 1945) is a singer-songwriter from Belfast, Northern Ireland. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Phil Miller (born 22 January 1949) is a UK progressive rock/jazz guitarist who was part of the Canterbury Scene. ... Richard Sinclair (born June 6, 1948 in Canterbury, England) is a progressive rock bassist, guitarist and vocalist who has been a member of several bands of the Canterbury scene. ... Trevor Ramsey Tomkins (born May 12, 1941 in London) cousin of the late Roy Budd (jazz pianist and film composer of Get Carter fame) is a jazz drummer best known for his work in a number of British bands in the 1970s, including Gilgamesh. ... Big Science is the 1982 debut album by avant-garde artist Laurie Anderson. ... Laurie Anderson (born Laura Phillips Anderson, on June 5, 1947, in Glen Ellyn, Illinois) is an American experimental performance artist and musician. ... Black Metal is the second album by Venom, and the origin of the term black metal. It was released in 1982. ... This article or section needs copy editing for grammar, style, cohesion, tone and/or spelling. ... Album by Y&T. From The Moon (Instrumental) Open Fire Dont Wanna Lose Hell Or High Water Forever Black Tiger Barroom Boogie My Way Or The Highway Winds Of Change Category: ... Y&T (Yesterday & Today) is a rock band who formed in 1974. ... Blackout is a 1982 album by the German Heavy metal band Scorpions. ... Scorpions are a hard rock/heavy metal band from Hannover, Germany, best known for their 80s rock anthem Rock You Like a Hurricane and their singles Wind of Change, No One Like You, and Still Loving You. The band has sold over 70 million records worldwide. ... The Blue Mask is the eleventh album by singer-songwriter Lou Reed. ... Lewis Reed[1] (born March 2, 1942) is an American rock singer-songwriter and guitarist. ... Press photo of The Oak Ridge Boys. ... Branigan is the first album by singer Laura Branigan, released in 1982 (see 1982 in music). ... Laura Branigan (July 3, 1957 – August 26, 2004) was a popular American singer/actress from Brewster, New York, best known in the U.S. for the song Gloria (1982). ... Broadsword and the Beast is an album released by Jethro Tull. ... Jethro Tull are a Grammy Award winning English rock band that formed in 1967-1968[1]. Their music is marked by the distinctive vocal style and lead flute work of front man Ian Anderson. ... Business as Usual is the first album by Australian band Men at Work, released in 1982. ... This article has been selected as the current Australian Collaboration of the Fortnight! Please help improve it to featured article standard. ... Chicago 16 is the sixteenth album by American rock band Chicago and was released in 1982. ... Chicago is a pop-rock band formed in 1967 in Chicago, Illinois. ... Christ: The Album is Crass fourth album, released in 1982. ... For information about the anarchist writer, see Chris Crass Crass was an English anarchist punk rock band, formed in 1977[1][2] and based around Dial House, an open house community near Epping, Essex. ... Chronic Town is an EP released by the band R.E.M. in 1982 for I.R.S. Records. ... This article is about the band. ... This article is about the Australian pub rock band. ... Coda is an album by English rock band Led Zeppelin, released in 1982. ... Led Zeppelin were an English rock band that formed in September 1968. ... Combat Rock is a 1982 album released by The Clash. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Complete Madness is the first greatest hits album by a ska/pop group Madness. ... Madness are an English pop/ska band from Camden Town, London that formed in 1976. ... George Clinton (born July 22, 1940) is an American musician and the principal architect of P-Funk. ... Creatures of the Night is a 1982 album from American hard rock band Kiss. ... Kiss is an American rock band formed in New York City in 1973. ... This page is about the Black Flag album. ... Black Flag was a hardcore punk band formed in 1976 in southern California, largely as the brainchild of Greg Ginn: the guitarist, primary songwriter and sole continuous member through multiple personnel changes. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Death Wish II is a soundtrack album by Jimmy Page, released by Swan Song Records on March 1, 1982 to accompany the film Death Wish II. Page uses a Roland guitar synthesizer on a number of tracks. ... James Patrick Jimmy Page, OBE (born 9 January 1944) is an English guitarist, composer and record producer. ... The Distance is an album by American rock band Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band, released in 1982 (see 1982 in music). ... Robert Clark Seger (born May 6, 1945) is a rock and roll musician from Michigan. ... Diver Down is the fifth album by American hard rock band Van Halen, released in 1982. ... Van Halen is an American rock band formed in Pasadena, California in 1972 (though it was known as Mammoth until 1974). ... Donna Summer (born LaDonna Adrian Gaines, on December 31, 1948) is a legendary American singer, songwriter, and artist, best known for a string of dance hits in the 1970s that earned her the title Queen of Disco and as one of the few disco-based artists to have longevity on... Donna Summer (born LaDonna Adrian Gaines, on December 31, 1948) is a legendary American singer, songwriter, and artist, best known for a string of dance hits in the 1970s that earned her the title Queen of Disco and as one of the few disco-based artists to have longevity on... The Dreaming is the fourth album by Kate Bush. ... Kate Bush (born 30 July 1958) is an English singer, songwriter, musician and record producer. ... National Health was a progressive rock band associated with the Canterbury Scene. ... 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Chronological Table of US and UK Number One Hit Singles

UK Number One Singles and Artist
(Weeks at Number One)
US Number One Singles and Artist
(Weeks at Number One)


"Don't You Want Me" - Human League (3 weeks in 1981 + 2 weeks in 1982)
"Land of Make Believe" - Bucks Fizz (2)
"Oh Julie" - Shakin' Stevens (1)
"The Model" - Kraftwerk (1)
"Town Called Malice" - The Jam (3)
"The Lion Sleeps Tonight" - Tight Fit (3)
"Seven Tears" - Goombay Dance Band (3)
"My Camera Never Lies" - Bucks Fizz (1)
"Ebony and Ivory" - Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder (3)
"A Little Peace" - Nicole (2)
"House of Fun" - Madness (2)
"Goody Two Shoes" - Adam Ant (2)
"I've Never Been to Me" - Charlene (1)
"Happy Talk" - Captain Sensible (2)
"Fame" - Irene Cara (3)
"Come on Eileen" - Dexy's Midnight Runners (4) best selling single of the year
"Eye of the Tiger" - Survivor (4)
"Pass the Dutchie" - Musical Youth (3)
"Do You Really Want to Hurt Me?" - Culture Club (3)
"I Don't Wanna Dance" - Eddy Grant (3)
"Beat Surrender" - The Jam (2)
"Save Your Love" - Renee & Renato (2 weeks in 1982 + 2 weeks in 1983) Don’t You Want Me is a single by the British Synthpop group The Human League. ... The Human League are an English synthpop band formed in 1977, who, after several changes in line up, achieved great popularity in the 1980s and a limited comeback in the mid-1990s. ... See also: Musical groups established in 1981 Record labels established in 1981 list of years in music // January 10 - Revival of the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta The Pirates of Penzance opens at Broadways Uris Theatre, starring Linda Ronstadt and Rex Smith February 14 - Billy Idol leaves the band Generation... The Land of Make Believe was a UK #1 single for Bucks Fizz in January 1982. ... Bucks Fizz: Cheryl Baker, Bobby G, Mike Nolan and Jay Aston Bucks Fizz is an English pop group, formed in 1981 to compete in the Eurovision Song Contest that year. ... Oh Julie was a UK number one single for one week for Shakin Stevens in January 1982. ... Shakin Stevens (born Michael Barrett, 4 March 1948) is a Welsh rock and roll singer born in Cardiff, who has the distinction of being the top selling UK singles artist of the 1980s. ... The Model (Das Modell) is a song by German musicians Ralf Hütter and Karl Bartos, with artist Emil Schult collaborating on the lyrics. ... Kraftwerk (pronounced [], German for power station) is a German musical group from Düsseldorf that has made key contributions to the development of improvisational rock and electronic music, most notably within the latter categorys sub-genres which later became known as synthpop, electro, techno, house and IDM. Early musical... Featuring one of the easily-recognisable bass-lines in British music history,Town Called Malice is a song recorded by The Jam from the album The Gift. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... The Lion Sleeps Tonight began as a 1939 African popular music hit Mbube that, in modified versions, also became a hit in the US and UK. Mbube (Zulu for lion) was first recorded by its writer, Solomon Linda, and his group, The Evening Birds, in 1939. ... Tight Fit were a British pop group who had a number of hits in the early 1980s, including a UK number 1 with their cover version of The Lion Sleeps Tonight. Steve Grant (born Stephen Robert Grant, 26 February 1960) - lead vocalist. ... Seven Tears was a popular song by the Goombay Dance Band. ... The Goombay Dance Band was a german-based band of the 1970s created by Oliver Bendt. ... My Camera Never Lies is a popular song by Bucks Fizz. ... Bucks Fizz: Cheryl Baker, Bobby G, Mike Nolan and Jay Aston Bucks Fizz is an English pop group, formed in 1981 to compete in the Eurovision Song Contest that year. ... Ebony and Ivory is a 1982 number-one single by Paul McCartney, performed with Stevie Wonder. ... Sir James Paul McCartney, MBE (born 18 June 1942) is an Academy Award and Grammy Award winning English singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who first gained worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles. ... Stevie Wonder (born Stevland Hardaway Judkins on May 13, 1950, name later changed to Stevland Hardaway Morris),[1] is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer. ... Ein bißchen Frieden (A Little Peace in English) is a song in German, written by prolific German Eurovision-writing duo Ralph Siegel (music) and Bernd Meinunger (lyrics) for the Eurovision Song Contest 1982 in Harrogate, United Kingdom. ... Nicole may refer to: In fiction: NICOLE, a sentient, hand-held computer in the Sonic the Hedgehog TV series and comic books Nicole (Dead or Alive character), fictional character from the Halo universe Nicole (film), a 1978 thriller film starring Catherine Bach In music: Nicole (artist), 1980s German singer of... House of Fun is a song by British ska/pop group Madness, credited to Mike Barson and Lee Thompson. ... Madness are an English pop/ska band from Camden Town, London that formed in 1976. ... Goody Two Shoes is a popular song by Adam Ant. ... For similar terms like Adam Adamant, Atom Ant, adamant, adamantium, etc, see Adamant (disambiguation). ... Ive Never Been to Me is a hit single performed by American singer Charlene. ... Charlene Marilynn DAngelo (born 1 June 1950, Hollywood, California), usually known just as Charlene, is a singer best known for the hit single Ive Never Been To Me. Charlene signed to Motown Records in 1973, under the name of Charlene Duncan, and released her first single, All That... Happy Talk is a popular song. ... Captain Sensible, performing live with The Damned in 2006. ... Fame was a pop song, released in 1980 and made popular as the theme song to the Fame movie and TV series. ... Irene Cara (born Irene Escalera on March 18, 1959 in The Bronx, New York City) is an American singer, Academy Award-winning, Grammy Award-winning, and a two-time Golden Globe-winning songwriter and actress of African, Cuban and Puerto Rican descent. ... Come On Eileen by Dexys Midnight Runners was the biggest-selling British single of 1989. ... Too-Rye-Ay (1983) Dexys Midnight Runners - the name consistently spelled without an apostrophe [1] - were a British New Wave and Northern Soul band, who achieved their major success in the early to mid 1980s. ... Eye of the Tiger is also the title of a 1986 film, and should not be confused with the 1977 film Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger. ... Survivor is an American rock band formed in 1977 by core members Jim Peterik and Frankie Sullivan. ... Pass the Dutchie was a UK number one single for three weeks in September 1982 for Musical Youth. ... Musical Youth formed in 1979 at Duddeston Manor School, Birmingham, England. ... Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? was a UK number one single for three weeks in October 1982 for Culture Club. ... Culture Club is a popular English new romantic rock group, that achieved considerable global success in the 1980s. ... I Dont Wanna Dance was a UK number single for three weeks in November 1982 for Eddy Grant. ... Eddy Grant (born Edmond Montague Grant, 5 March 1948), is a Plaisance, Guyana born musician. ... Beat Surrender was The Jams final single released on 4th December 1982. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... Save Your Love is a song which, when performed by duo, Renée and Renato was a UK Number one hit in December 1982. ... Renee is a common female name in the United States and male name in Europe. ... Renato is a first name of Latin origin which means born again (renatus). ... See also: 1983 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1983 Record labels established in 1983 // Michael Jacksons Thriller, the most successful album not only of 1983, but of all time, was released in 1982 and began its epic domination of the music charts the following year, 1983. ...


"Physical" - Olivia Newton-John (6 weeks in 1981 + 4 weeks in 1982) best selling single of the year
"I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)" - Daryl Hall & John Oates (1)
"Centerfold" - J. Geils Band (6)
"I Love Rock 'N Roll" - Joan Jett & The Blackhearts (7)
"Titles" - Vangelis (1)
"Ebony And Ivory" - Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder (7)
"Don't You Want Me" - Human League (3)
"Eye Of The Tiger" - Survivor (6)
"Abracadabra" - Steve Miller Band (2)
"Hard To Say I'm Sorry" - Chicago (2)
"Jack And Diane" - John Cougar (4)
"Who Can It Be Now?" - Men at Work (1)
"Up Where We Belong" - Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes (3)
"Truly" - Lionel Richie (2)
"Mickey" - Toni Basil (1)
"Maneater" - Daryl Hall & John Oates (2 weeks in 1982 + 2 weeks in 1983)
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Other significant singles of the year

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Billboard Hot 100 Top 40 Hits of 1982

  1. Physical - Olivia Newton-John
  2. Eye of the Tiger - Survivor
  3. I Love Rock and Roll - Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
  4. Ebony and Ivory - Paul McCartney/Stevie Wonder
  5. Centerfold - J. Geils Band
  6. Don't You Want Me - The Human League
  7. Jack and Diane - John Cougar
  8. Hurts So Good - John Cougar
  9. Abracadabra - Steve Miller Band
  10. Hard to Say I'm Sorry - Chicago
  11. Tainted Love - Soft Cell
  12. Chariots of Fire - Vangelis
  13. Harden My Heart - Quarterflash
  14. Rosanna - Toto
  15. I Can't Go for That (No Can Do) - Hall & Oates
  16. 867-5309/Jenny - Tommy Tutone
  17. Key Largo - Bertie Higgins
  18. You Should Hear How She Talks About You - Melissa Manchester
  19. Waiting for a Girl Like You - Foreigner
  20. Don't Talk to Strangers - Rick Springfield
  21. The Sweetest Thing (I've Ever Known) - Juice Newton
  22. Always on My Mind - Willie Nelson
  23. Shake It Up - The Cars
  24. Let It Whip - The Dazz Band
  25. We Got the Beat - The Go-Go's
  26. The Other Woman - Ray Parker Jr.
  27. Turn Your Love Around - George Benson
  28. Sweet Dreams - Air Supply
  29. Only the Lonely - The Motels
  30. Who Can It Be Now? - Men at Work
  31. Hold Me - Fleetwood Mac
  32. Eye in the Sky - Alan Parsons Project
  33. Let's Groove - Earth, Wind & Fire
  34. Open Arms - Journey
  35. Leader of the Band - Dan Fogelberg
  36. Leather and Lace - Stevie Nicks/Don Henley
  37. Even the Nights Are Better - Air Supply
  38. I've Never Been to Me - Charlene
  39. '65 Love Affair - Paul Davis
  40. Heat of the Moment - Asia

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Quarterflash is a pop-rock group formed in Portland, Orgon in 1980. ... Toto (IPA pronunciation: ) is a Grammy Award winning American rock band that was founded in 1976 by some of the most popular and experienced session musicians of the era. ... Hall & Oates is a popular music duo made up of Daryl Hall & John Oates. ... Tommy Tutone is a rock band from San Francisco, California, best known for its 1982 hit 867-5309/Jenny, which peaked at #4 on the Billboard pop charts. ... Elbert Joseph Bertie Higgins (born December 8, 1944 in Tarpon Springs, Florida) is an adult-contemporary singer and songwriter. ... Melissa Manchester (born on February 15, 1951 at New York, New York) is an American singer-songwriter and actress. ... Foreigner is a pop/rock band formed in New York City in 1976 by veteran musicians Mick Jones and ex-King Crimson member Ian McDonald, along with then unknown vocalist Lou Gramm (Louis Grammatico). ... Rick Springfield (born Richard Lewis Springthorpe on August 23, 1949 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) is a songwriter, musician and actor. ... Juice Newton was born Judy Kay Cohen 18 February 1952 in Lakehurst, New Jersey and grew up in Virginia Beach, Virginia. ... Always on My Mind is a song originally recorded by Brenda Lee and released on June 12, 1972, with music and lyrics by Johnny Christopher, Mark James and Wayne Carson Thompson. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... The Cars were an American rock band, fronted by Ric Ocasek, that emerged from the early punk scene in the late 1970s. ... The Dazz Band was a funk music band that enjoyed brief popularity in the United States in the early 1980s. ... For the 1960s band, see The Go-Gos (1960s). ... Ray Erskine Parker Jr. ... George Benson (b. ... Air Supply is a duo of soft rock musicians who had a succession of hits worldwide through the late 1970s and early 1980s. ... The Motels were a New Wave music band from the Los Angeles area best known for Only the Lonely and Suddenly, Last Summer, both of which peaked at #9 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1982 and 1983, respectively. ... This article has been selected as the current Australian Collaboration of the Fortnight! Please help improve it to featured article standard. ... This article is about the band. ... Alan Parsons Project is a British pop-rock group of the late 1970s-early 1980s, founded by Alan Parsons and Eric Woolfson. ... Earth, Wind & Fire is a world-renowned American band which fuses different genres of music, formed in Chicago, Illinois, in 1969 and is led and founded by Maurice White. ... Journey is an American rock band formed in 1973 in San Francisco, California. ... The cover of the album The Essential Dan Fogelberg Daniel Grayling Fogelberg (b. ... Stephanie Lynn Stevie Nicks (born May 26, 1948) is an American singer and songwriter, best known for her work with Fleetwood Mac and a long solo career, which collectively have produced over twenty Top 40 hits. ... Donald Hugh Don Henley (born July 22, 1947 in Gilmer, Texas) is an American rock musician who is the drummer and one of the lead singers and songwriters of the band Eagles. ... Paul Davis may refer to: Paul Davis (programmer), British programmer Paul Davis (footballer) (born 1961), English footballer Paul Davis (singer) (born 1948), American singer Paul Davis (Stargate), fictional character in the Stargate SG-1 television series Paul Davis (basketball) (born 1984), college basketball center for the Michigan State Spartans Paul... Asia is an arena rock/progressive rock group. ...

Published popular music

Elbert Joseph Bertie Higgins (born December 8, 1944 in Tarpon Springs, Florida) is an adult-contemporary singer and songwriter. ... Martin Charnin (b. ... Charles Strouse, (born 7 June 1928), is an American composer and three-time winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical. ... Annie is a musical based upon the popular Harold Gray comic strip Little Orphan Annie, with music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin, and the book by Thomas Meehan. ... Martin Charnin (b. ... Charles Strouse, (born 7 June 1928), is an American composer and three-time winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical. ... Annie is a musical based upon the popular Harold Gray comic strip Little Orphan Annie, with music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin, and the book by Thomas Meehan. ... Martin Charnin (b. ... Martin Charnin (b. ... Charles Strouse, (born 7 June 1928), is an American composer and three-time winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical. ... Annie is a musical based upon the popular Harold Gray comic strip Little Orphan Annie, with music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin, and the book by Thomas Meehan. ... St. ... David Grusin (born June 26, 1934 in Littleton, Colorado) is a jazz pianist, composer, and arranger whose works in films and TV have garnered him numerous awards. ... 7 Buffy Sainte-Marie Buffy Sainte-Marie (born February 20, 1941) is a Canadian First Nations musician, composer, visual artist, educator and social activist. ... Martin Charnin (b. ... Charles Strouse, (born 7 June 1928), is an American composer and three-time winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical. ... Annie is a musical based upon the popular Harold Gray comic strip Little Orphan Annie, with music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin, and the book by Thomas Meehan. ... Cheers is a popular American situation comedy produced by Charles-Burrows-Charles Productions in association with CBS Paramount Television for NBC. Cheers was created by the team of James Burrows, Glen Charles, and Les Charles. ... Jeff Barry (born Joel Adelberg, 1938, Brooklyn, N.Y.) and Ellie Greenwich (born 1940, Brooklyn, N.Y.) comprised one of the most prolific and successful Brill Building song writing and production teams in the early 1960s. ... Family Ties was a popular American television sitcom which aired on NBC for seven seasons, from 1982 to 1989. ...

Classical music

Classical music is a broad, somewhat imprecise term, referring to music produced in, or rooted in the traditions of, European art, ecclesiastical and concert music, encompassing a broad period from roughly 1000 to the present day. ... Hans Abrahamsen is a Danish composer, born in Copenhagen on December 23, 1952. ... George Crumb (born October 24, 1929) is an American composer of modern and avant garde music. ... 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. ... Ross Edwards (born December 1, 1942 , Cottesloe, Western Australia) is a former Western Australian and Australian cricketer. ... Daron Aric Hagen Daron Aric Hagen (born November 4, 1961, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin) is an American composer of contemporary classical music and opera. ... Mel Powell (born Melvin Epstein, February 12, 1923 in New York City - April 24, 1998 in Valencia, California) was a jazz pianist and serial composer. ... Robert Simpson may refer to: Robert Simpson, Canadian founder of Simpsons Department Store Robert Simpson, English musician Bob Simpson, American meteorologist and co-developer of the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale Robert Simson, Scottish mathematician This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might... Tōru Takemitsu (武満 å¾¹ Takemitsu Tōru, October 8, 1930–February 20, 1996) was a Japanese composer of music, and four time winner of the Japanese Academy Award, who explored the compositional principles of Western classical music and his native Japanese tradition both in isolation and in combination. ... Tōru Takemitsu (武満 å¾¹ Takemitsu Tōru, October 8, 1930–February 20, 1996) was a Japanese composer of music, and four time winner of the Japanese Academy Award, who explored the compositional principles of Western classical music and his native Japanese tradition both in isolation and in combination. ... Jay Ungar is an American musician and composer. ... Ashokan Farewell is the title theme chosen for the television miniseries The Civil War, which aired on PBS in 1990. ...

Opera

The Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Italy. ... Nicolas Flagello (March 15, 1928 - March 16, 1994) was an American composer of classical music. ... Stephen Paulus (born August 24, 1949, Summit, NJ) is an American composer, best known for his operas and choral music. ...

Musical theater

Musical theater (or theatre) is a form of theatre combining music, songs, dance, and spoken dialogue. ... Alan Price (born April 19, 1941 in Fairfield, Washington, Tyne and Wear, England) is a musician, songwriter, and actor. ... Aldwych Theatre in April 2007 The Aldwych Theatre is a West End theatre, located on Aldwych in the City of Westminster. ... is the 271st day of the year (272nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Cats is an award-winning musical composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber based on Old Possums Book of Practical Cats and other poems by T. S. Eliot. ... Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber (born 22 March 1948) is a highly successful English composer of musical theatre, and also the elder brother of Julian Lloyd Webber. ... The Winter Garden Theatre is a Broadway theatre. ... is the 280th day of the year (281st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat was the second musical theatre show written by the team of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice. ... Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber (born 22 March 1948) is a highly successful English composer of musical theatre, and also the elder brother of Julian Lloyd Webber. ... Sir Timothy Miles Bindon Rice (born 10 November 1944) is an English lyricist for musical theatre, a radio presenter, television gameshow panelist and an author. ... The Royale Theatre is located on 45th Street in Manhattans Theatre District. ... is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1982 Cast Album of the original off-Broadway production of ORIGINAL OFF-BROADWAY CAST: Seymour Krelborn - Lee WIlkoff Audrey - Ellen Greene Mr. ... Orpheum can mean: The Orpheum theatre in Vancouver, British Columbia The Orpheum theatre in Memphis, Tennessee The Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace in Sydney, Austrailia Orpheum Computing Solutions Many other theatres are named Orpheum. ... is the 208th day of the year (209th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nine is a musical with music and lyrics by American composer Maury Yeston. ... The Richard Rodgers Theatre was built by Irwin Chanin in 1925. ... is the 129th day of the year (130th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Poster announcing the copyright performance at the Bijou Theatre, Paignton The Pirates of Penzance, or The Slave of Duty, is a comic opera in two acts, with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert. ... Seven Brides for Seven Brothers - Movie CD cover Seven Brides for Seven Brothers is a musical film released in 1954. ... Saul Chaplin (born February 19, 1912 - died November 15, 1997) was one of Hollywoods preeminent composers and musical directors. ... Composer of the songs and dances for the movie Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. ... John Herndon Johnny Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976) was a popular American songwriter and singer. ... The Neil Simon Theater, formerly known as the Alvin Theater, is a Broadway theatre located at 250 West 52nd Street in Manhattan, New York City which has produced many notable musicals and plays. ... is the 189th day of the year (190th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Song and Dance is a musical entertainment comprised of two unrelated acts. ... Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber (born 22 March 1948) is a highly successful English composer of musical theatre, and also the elder brother of Julian Lloyd Webber. ... Notable theatres called the Palace Theatre include: Palace Theatre, London Palace Theatre, Westcliff-on-Sea, EssexA real play house with Edwardian splendour. ... April 7 is the 97th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (98th in leap years). ...

Musical films

The musical film is a film genre in which several songs sung by the characters are interwoven into the narrative. ... This is about the 1982 film. ... The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas is a stage and film musical written by Larry L. King. ... Grease 2 is the 1982 sequel to 1978s smash hit movie Grease. ... Wikisource has original text related to this article: HMS Pinafore H.M.S. Pinafore, or The Lass that Loved a Sailor, is a comic opera in two acts, with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert. ... Iolanthe, or The Peer and the Peri, is a comic opera with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert. ... The Mikado, or The Town of Titipu, is a comic opera in two acts, with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert, their ninth of fourteen operatic collaborations. ... Wikisource has original text related to this article: Patience (operetta) This article refers to the operetta. ... Pink Floyd The Wall is a 1982 film by British director Alan Parker based on the 1979 Pink Floyd album The Wall. ... The Pirates of Penzance, or The Slave of Duty, is a Gilbert and Sullivan comic operetta in two acts. ... Ruddigore, or The Witchs Curse, is a comic opera in two acts, with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert. ... The Sorcerer is a two-act comic opera, with a libretto by W. S. Gilbert and music by Arthur Sullivan. ... Victor/Victoria is a 1982 musical comedy film. ... The Yeomen of the Guard, or The Merryman and his Maid, is the eleventh of Gilbert and Sullivans operettas. ...

Musical television

Roy Orbison Live at Austin City Limits is a DVD and CD released by Image Entertainment in 2003 and 2001, respectively. ... Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street is a Tony Award-winning musical with a book by Hugh Wheeler and music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. ...

Births

is the 79th day of the year (80th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The All-American Rejects is an American power pop band from Stillwater, Oklahoma. ... is the 138th day of the year (139th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Eric West (born Eric Rosa on May 18, 1982 in New York City, New York USA) is a R&B/pop singer, actor, and former male fashion model. ... is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Barry Adrian Reese (born July 7, 1982), better known by his stage name Cassidy, is an American rapper. ... is the 240th day of the year (241st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This biographical article needs additional references for verification. ... is the 265th day of the year (266th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Billie Paul Piper (born Lianne Paul Piper[1] on 22 September 1982) is an English actress. ... is the 358th day of the year (359th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Robert Carmine (born Robert Schwartzman on December 24, 1982) is the lead singer of the rock band Rooney. ... Rooney is a five-piece rock band from Los Angeles signed to Geffen Records. ...

Deaths

is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Tommy Tucker (born Robert Higginbotham, (March 5, 1933 - January 22, 1982) was an American blues singer and pianist. ... is the 30th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Stanley Augustus Holloway (October 1, 1890 - January 30, 1982) was an English actor and entertainer famous for his comic and character roles on stage and screen, especially that of Alfred Doolittle in My Fair Lady. ... February 17 is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Thelonious Sphere Monk (October 10, 1917 – February 17, 1982) was a jazz pianist and composer. ... is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Murray Kaufman (February 14, 1922 – February 21, 1982) professionally known as Murray the K, was a famous and influential rock and roll impresario and disc jockey of the 1950s, 60s and 70s. ... For other meanings of DJ, see DJ (disambiguation). ... This article is about the day. ... John Adam Belushi (January 24, 1949 – March 5, 1982) was an Emmy Award-winning American actor, comedian and musician, notable for his work on Saturday Night Live, National Lampoons Animal House and The Blues Brothers. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... is the 78th day of the year (79th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Randall William Randy Rhoads (December 6, 1956 – March 19, 1982) was an American heavy metal guitarist who is best known for playing with Ozzy Osbourne. ... is the 83rd day of the year (84th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Aileen Stanley (1897 - 24 March 1982) was a United States popular singer. ... is the 88th day of the year (89th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Carl Orff Carl Orff (July 10, 1895 – March 29, 1982) was a 20th-century German composer, most famous for Carmina Burana (1937). ... A composer is a person who writes music. ... Carmina Burana (IPA: ; note that the stress is on the first syllable of Carmina, not the second) also known as the Burana Codex is a manuscript collection, now in the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek in Munich, of more than 1000 poems and songs written in the early 13th century. ... is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sam Coslow (December 27, 1902 - April 2, 1982) was an American songwriter, singer and film producer. ... is the 99th day of the year (100th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 121st day of the year (122nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... William Primrose (August 23, 1903 - May 1, 1982) was a Scottish violist and teacher, probably the best known viola player of his time. ... is the 128th day of the year (129th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Neil Bogart (February 3, 1943 – May 8, 1982) was an American record executive. ... This article is about Casablanca, the record label. ... is the 135th day of the year (136th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Joëlle Mogensen (February 3, 1953 – May 15, 1982) was a popular singer of French songs. ... is the 164th day of the year (165th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE or lupus) is a chronic autoimmune disease that is potentially debilitating and sometimes fatal as the immune system attacks the body’s cells and tissue, resulting in inflammation and tissue damage. ... is the 190th day of the year (191st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Joseph Matthews Mannone, much better known as Wingy Manone (13 February 1900 – 9 July 1982) was an American jazz trumpeter, singer, and bandleader. ... is the 209th day of the year (210th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Keith Gordon Green (October 21, 1953 – July 28, 1982) was an American gospel singer, songwriter, and pianist originally from Sheepshead Bay, New York. ... is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sir Clifford Michael Curzon (May 18, 1907 - September 1, 1982) was a celebrated English pianist. ... is the 277th day of the year (278th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Glenn Gould rehearsing in 1974. ... is the 289th day of the year (290th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jakov Gotovac (October 11, 1895 – October 16, 1982) was a composer and conductor of classical music. ... Mario del Monaco (Florence July 27, 1915 - October 16, 1982 in Mestre) was an Italian tenor. ...

Awards

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 24th Grammy Awards were held in 1982, and were broadcast live on American television. ...

Country Music Association Awards

The Country Music Association (CMA) was founded in 1958 in Nashville, Tennessee. ...

Eurovision Song Contest

The modern logo was introduced for the 2004 Contest (in Istanbul) to create a consistent visual identity. ... The Eurovision Song Contest 1982 was the 27th Eurovision Song Contest and was held on April 24, 1982 in Harrogate, United Kingdom. ...

Charts

List of No. 1 Hits


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