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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: 1970s in music. ... See also: 1970s in music. ... See also: Musical groups established in 1979 Record labels established in 1979 1979 in music (UK) // 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: 1982 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1982 Record labels established in 1982 list of years in music // January 15 - K.C. and the Sunshine Bands Harry Wayne Casey is seriously injured in an automobile accident in Miami, Florida. ... 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: // January 21 - Relax by Frankie Goes to Hollywood reaches number one in the UK singles chart: it spends a total of forty-two weeks in the Top 40. ... 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: 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 // January 7 - Genesis 88 and Sunrise/Back to the Future stage large-scale illegal Acid House party in London January 14 - Paul McCartney releases Снова в СССР exclusively in Russia. ... 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 // 1992 was a pivotal year in the development of music. ... See also: 1993 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1993 Record labels established in 1993 // Date Unknown- Christian Rock label Tooth and Nail Records is formed. ... See also: 1994 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1994 Record labels established in 1994 // January 29 - The Supremes Mary Wilson is injured when her jeep hits a freeway median and flips over just outside of Los Angeles, California. ... See also: 1995 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1995 Record labels established in 1995 // January 18 - Jerry Garcia wrecks his rented BMW into a guard rail near Mill Valley, California. ... See also: 1996 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1996 Record labels established in 1996 // January 8 - Madonnas stalker, Robert Hoskins is found guilty and convicted on five charges of assault, stalking, and threatening to kill the singer. ... See also: 1996 in music, other events of 1997, 1998 in music, 1990s in music and the list of years in music // Events January 9 - David Bowie performs his 50th Birthday Bash concert (the day after his birthday) at Madison Square Garden, with guests Frank Black, The Foo Fighters, Sonic... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... This article is about the year. ... This article is about the year. ... Year 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays 1987 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link displays 1988 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays 1989 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar). ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... The 1950s decade refers to the years 1950 to 1959 inclusive. ... The 1960s decade refers to the years from 1960 to 1969. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, also called The Seventies. ... The 1980s refers to the years from 1980 to 1989. ... For the band, see 1990s (band). ... This article is about the first decade of the 21st century. ... The 2010s decade is a period of 10 pooping 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... 20XX redirects here. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... See also: 1986 in art, other events of 1987, 1988 in art, list of years in art. ... 1987 in archaeology // Explorations Excavations Gaziantep Museum excavations at Zeugma Finds Publications Births Deaths See also List of years in archaeology 1986 in archaeology 1988 in archaeology Categories: 1987 | Years in archaeology ... See also: 1986 in architecture, other events of 1987, 1988 in architecture and the architecture timeline. ... See also: 1986 in literature, other events of 1987, 1988 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: Other events of 1987 List of years in science . ...

  • Musical groups established in 1987
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Events

is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Aretha Louise Franklin (born March 25, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at sunset. ... is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Beastie Boys as depicted on the cover of their 1992 album Check Your Head. ... Dick Clark, host of American Bandstand American Bandstand was a long-running dance music television show that aired in various versions from 1952 to 1989. ... Steven Hurley (b. ... House music is a style of electronic dance music that was developed by dance club DJs in Chicago in the early to mid-1980s. ... is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Salvatore Phillip Sonny Bono (February 16, 1935) – January 5, 1998) was an American record producer, singer, actor, and politician whose career spanned over three decades. ... Palm Springs is a famed Riverside County, California desert resort city, approximately 110 miles (177 km) east of Los Angeles and 140 miles (225 km) northeast of San Diego. ... is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 66th day of the year (67th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bon Jovi is a hard rock band originating from Sayreville, New Jersey. ... Livin on a Prayer is Bon Jovis second single from their Slippery When Wet album. ... is the 66th day of the year (67th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The White Album, see The Beatles (album). ... This article is about the album. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... A Hard Days Night by the Beatles (side one) - Parlophone yellow and black label A Hard Days Night is the third album by The Beatles, released in the UK on 10 July 1964 as the soundtrack to their first film of the same name. ... Alternate cover Cover of the original 1964 Australian LP, released during the 1964 Australian tour. ... Help!, is the fifth album by The Beatles, and the soundtrack album from their film of the same name, Help!. Produced by George Martin for EMI Records, the album (in its original British form) contains seven songs that appeared in the movie of the same name, and seven that did... CD redirects here. ... is the 68th day of the year (69th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Carole King (born February 9, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... The Songwriters Hall of Fame is an arm of the National Academy of Popular Music. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... The KLF (also known as The Justified Ancients of Mu Mu (The JAMs), The Timelords and other names) were one of the seminal bands of the British acid house movement during the late 1980s and early 1990s. ... Watch the K-Foundation Burn a Million Quid is a 16mm colour documentary film of the K Foundation burning a million pounds in cash. ... The Justified Ancients of Mummu is one of the two protagonist secret societies in the Illuminatus! series of books by Robert Shea and Robert Anton Wilson. ... All You Need Is Love is a song by The Justified Ancients of Mu Mu, independently released as their debut single on 9 March 1987. ... 1987 (What The Fuck Is Going On?) was the debut album by the Justified Ancients of Mu Mu (The JAMs) and a landmark release in the early history of sampling. ... is the 72nd day of the year (73rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Robert Clark Seger (born May 5, 1945) is a Rock and Roll singer, songwriter, and musician from Michigan. ... Buskers perform on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. ... Alice Cooper (born February 4, 1948) is an American rock singer, songwriter and musician whose career spans four decades. ... These gallows in Tombstone Courthouse State Historic Park are maintained by Arizona State Parks. ... is the 72nd day of the year (73rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other persons of the same name, see Brian Adams. ... A cassingle is a single released on a prerecorded cassette, or musicassette (MC). ... is the 86th day of the year (87th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The White Album, see The Beatles (album). ... Also: 1969 (Stargate SG-1) episode. ... This article is about the Irish rock band. ... A music video is a short film or video that accompanies a complete piece of music, most commonly a song. ... The Joshua Tree track listing N/A Where the Streets Have No Name (1) I Still Havent Found What Im Looking For (2) The Best of 1980-1990 track listing Bad (6) Where the Streets Have No Name (7) I Will Follow (8) U218 Singles track listing Stuck... Los Angeles and L.A. redirect here. ... is the 113th day of the year (114th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Carole King (born February 9, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... is the 165th day of the year (166th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... After Madonnas 1985 The Virgin Tour, which took her to the biggest cities in North America, the Whos That Girl World Tour 1987 was the performers first world tour, which had her visiting cities in Japan, North America, and Europe. ... Osaka )   is a city in Japan, located at the mouth of the Yodo River on Osaka Bay, in the Kansai region of the main island of HonshÅ«. The city is the capital of Osaka Prefecture. ... is the 178th day of the year (179th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Whitney Elizabeth Houston (born August 9, 1963) is a six-time Grammy award winning, American R&B singer, soprano, pianist, actress, film producer, and former model. ... Whitney is the second album by American R&B singer Whitney Houston, released in 1987 (see 1987 in music). ... The Billboard 200 is a ranking of the 200 highest-selling music albums and EPs in the United States, published weekly by Billboard magazine. ... is the 202nd day of the year (203rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Guns N Roses is an American hard rock band, formed in Los Angeles, California in 1985. ... Alternate cover The original, banned cover of Appetite for Destruction. ... is the 215th day of the year (216th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Def Leppard are a British hard rock band from Sheffield who formed in 1977 as part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal. ... is the 249th day of the year (250th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the American entertainer. ... After Madonnas 1985 The Virgin Tour, which took her to the biggest cities in North America, the Whos That Girl World Tour 1987 was the performers first world tour, which had her visiting cities in Japan, North America, and Europe. ... This article is about the city in Italy. ... is the 268th day of the year (269th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Amy Lee Grant (born November 25, 1960 in Augusta, Georgia) is an American singer-songwriter, best known for her Contemporary Christian Music and pop music, as well as a New York Times Bestselling author, TV personality, and occasional actress. ... Gary Chapman (born August 19, 1957 in Waurika, Oklahoma) is an American singer/songwriter and former television talk show host. ... Lead Me On was a 1988 (see 1988 in music) album by singer-songwriter Amy Grant. ... Year 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link displays 1988 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 285th day of the year (286th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Twisted Sister is an American hard rock band from New York City. ... is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Mötley Crüe (pronounced Motley Crew) is an American Heavy metal band from Los Angeles, California. ... is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jacqueline Mary du Pré (1945-1987) was an English cellist. ... is the 304th day of the year (305th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 317th day of the year (318th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sonny and Cher were an American rock and roll duo, made up of husband and wife team Sonny Bono and Cher in the 1960s and 1970s. ... Late Night with David Letterman was a nightly hour-long comedy talk show on NBC hosted by David Letterman. ... is the 357th day of the year (358th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nikki Sixx (born Frank Carlton Serafino Feranna, Jr. ... Mötley Crüe (pronounced Motley Crew) is an American Heavy metal band from Los Angeles, California. ... For other uses, see Heroin (disambiguation). ... Social Distortion (sometimes referred to simply as Social D) is a seminal punk rock band formed in 1978 in Orange County, California. ... Prison Bound is an album released by Social Distortion. ... Winger is an American Hard Rock/Glam Metal band from New York City. ... Kylie Ann Minogue (IPA: [1]) (born May 28, 1968) is a Brit and Grammy award-winning Australian pop singer-songwriter and occasional actress. ... In popular music, a cover version, or simply cover, is a new rendition (performance or recording) of a previously recorded song. ... Little Eva (June 29, 1943 – April 10, 2003) was an American singer. ... The Loco-Motion is a 1962 pop song written by American songwriters Gerry Goffin and Carole King. ... Stock, Aitken & Waterman, sometimes known as SAW, are a British songwriting and record producing trio who had great success during the mid-late 1980s and early 1990s with many of their productions. ... Lynyrd Skynyrd (pronounced lÄ•h-nérd skin-nérd) (pronounced ) is an iconic 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. ... Johnny Van Zant Johnny Van Zant (born February 27, 1959 in Jacksonville, Florida) is an American Southern rock vocalist. ... The Smiths were an English rock band active from 1982 to 1987. ... Johnny Marr (born John Martin Maher on 31 October 1963 in Ardwick, Manchester) is a prolific English guitarist, keyboardist, harmonica player and singer. ... Andreas Kisser during meet with fans during Metalmania 2007 in Katowice, Poland. ... Jairo Guedes is a former guitarist of Brazilian heavy metal band Sepultura. ... Sepultura is a Brazilian thrash metal band, formed in 1984. ...

Bands formed

This article is about the grunge band. ... BaBe was a Japanese Pop duo. ... Cover of Hvis Lyset Tar Oss (If The Light Takes Us). Burzum began in 1991 as a prominent and influential Norwegian black metal act by Varg Vikernes (born Kristian Vikernes). ... Cheater Slicks is a three-man garage punk band formed in Boston in 1987. ... The tone or style of this article or section may not be appropriate for Wikipedia. ... Fugazi may refer to: an Italian slang term for something that is fake/not authentic. ... This article is about the band Gin Blossoms; for the medical condition known by the term, see Rosacea. ... The Headstones were a hard-edged rock band that began in the late 1980s in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, consisting of vocalist Hugh Dillon, guitarist Trent Carr, bassist Tim White, and drummer Dale Harrison. ... This article is about the American grunge band. ... Paul Oakenfold (born August 30, 1963 in Greenhithe, Kent[1] England) is a record producer and one of the best-known Trance DJs worldwide. ... This article is about the nuclear test. ... Poster Children are an indie rock band from Champaign, Illinois. ... Sven Gali were formed in 1987 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and started as a cover band. ... This article is about the band Green Day. ...

Bands Disbanded

The Tubes are a San Francisco-based theatre rock band, popular in the late 1970s and early 1980s, known for their live performances that combined lewd quasi-pornography with wild satires of media, consumerism and politics. ... Twisted Sister is an American hard rock band from New York City. ... Warlock was a German heavy metal music band from Duesseldorf, originally assembled in late 1982. ... Grim Reaper is a British heavy metal band from the NWOBHM style and era. ... This article is about the rock band called Hüsker Dü. For other uses, see Husker Du. ... The Smiths were an English rock band active from 1982 to 1987. ... Zebra is a hard rock band that came together in 1975 in New Orleans, Louisiana. ...

Bands reformed

Lynyrd Skynyrd (pronounced lĕh-nérd skin-nérd) (pronounced ) is an iconic U.S. Southern rock band. ...

Albums released

In alphabetical order by artist/band -

Accept was a German heavy metal band from the town of Solingen, originally assembled in the early 1970s by Udo Dirkschneider. ... Into the Fire is the fifth studio album by Canadian singer/songwriter Bryan Adams, released in 1987 (see 1987 in music). ... For other persons of the same name, see Brian Adams. ... Classics Live and Classics Live II are a set of albums by Boston heavy metal band Aerosmith, released in 1986 and 1987, respectively. ... This article is about the band Aerosmith. ... Permanent Vacation is the ninth studio album by American hard rock band Aerosmith, released in 1987 (see 1987 in music). ... This article is about the band Aerosmith. ... Among the Living is the name of the third album by the band Anthrax. ... For other uses, see Anvil (disambiguation). ... Little Annie Anxiety Bandez a. ... Armored Saint is a Los Angeles, United States, based heavy metal band. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Recently, was a 1987 album by Joan Baez. ... Joan Chandos Baez (born January 9, 1941) is an American folk singer and songwriter known for her highly individual vocal style. ... The 1987 debut album by Christchurch, New Zealand indie rock group The Bats. ... The Bats are an influential New Zealand rock band formed in 1982 in Christchurch by Paul Kean (bass), Malcolm Grant (drums), Robert Scott (guitar, vocals) and Kaye Woodward (vocals, other instruments). ... Bennett/Berlin is an album by Tony Bennett, released in 1987, recorded as a tribute to Irving Berlin. ... For other persons named Tony Bennett, see Tony Bennett (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Black Sabbath (disambiguation). ... Blue Öyster Cult is an American rock band formed in New York in 1967 and still active in 2007. ... Lizzy Borden was an American heavy metal band formed in 1984. ... Lizzy Borden was an American heavy metal band formed in 1984. ... Never Let Me Down is an album by David Bowie, released April 1987. ... David Bowie (IPA: []) (born David Robert Jones on 1947 January 8) is an English singer, songwriter, actor, multi-instrumentalist, producer, arranger and audio engineer. ... Touch is the fifth album by singer Laura Branigan, released in 1987 (see 1987 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). ... Locust Abortion Technician is an album by the Butthole Surfers, released in 1987 (see 1987 in music), and arguably their best album ever produced. ... The Butthole Surfers are an American rock band founded in 1981 by Gibby Haynes and Paul Leary in San Antonio, Texas. ... Speed Metal Symphony is the debut album of speed metal band Cacophony released in 1987 (see 1987 in music) on Shrapnel Records. ... Cacophony is a US shred/speed metal band formed in 1986 by guitarists Marty Friedman and Jason Becker. ... Heaven on Earth is the second solo album by Belinda Carlisle and her most successful to date. ... Belinda Carlisle, born Belinda Jo Carlisle (also known as Belinda Kurczeski); on August 17, 1958 in Hollywood, California, is the lead vocalist and a founding member of the all-female rock & roll band The Go-Gos and also a successful solo artist. ... Wendy Carlos (born Walter Carlos, November 14, 1939) is an American composer and electronic musician. ... Rosanne Cash from the back cover of Rhythm & Romance (1985). ... Brave Words is an album by New Zealand group, The Chills released in 1987. ... Taking a leaf out of the Beatles Help!, the Chills signal COLD in semaphore on the cover of their first studio album. ... Alice Cooper (born February 4, 1948) is an American rock singer, songwriter and musician whose career spans four decades. ... Saint Julian was the third solo album by Julian Cope. ... Julian Cope (born Julian David Cope, on 21 October 1957) is a British rock musician, writer, antiquary, musicologist, and poet who came to prominence as singer of Liverpool post-punk band The Teardrop Explodes in 1978. ... Best Before 1984 is a compilation of Crass singles and other tracks, released in 1986. ... 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. ... Electric is an album by The Cult and it was released in 1987 on Beggars Banquet (Catalogue number BEGA 80). ... The Cult is an English rock band. ... Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me is the seventh studio album by British alternative rock band The Cure, released in 1987, this album put The Cure into the American mainstream, becoming their first album to reach the Billboard Top 40, by 1990 it had sold a million Stateside copies. ... This article is about the band. ... Dawn is an album by the English group Current 93. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... It has been suggested that Olympia 74 be merged into this article or section. ... Scream Bloody Gore is the first album released by Death in 1987. ... For other uses, see Death (disambiguation), Dead (disambiguation), Death (band) or Deceased (band). ... Singles from Hysteria Released: July, 1987 (UK) September, 1987 (US) Released: August, 1987 (US only) Released: September, 1987 (UK) April, 1988 (US) Released: November, 1987 (UK) January, 1988 (US) Released: April, 1988 (UK) November, 1988 (US) Released: July, 1988 (UK) August, 1988 (US) Released: February, 1989 (UK, US) Hysteria is... Def Leppard are a British hard rock band from Sheffield who formed in 1977 as part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal. ... Music for the Masses is the sixth proper studio album by Depeche Mode. ... Depeche Mode (pronounced ) are an electronic music group formed in 1980, in Basildon, Essex, England. ... Aus Liebe weint man nicht (You Dont Cry Out of Love) is the sixteenth studio album released by German Schlager group Die Flippers. ... Die Flippers (The Flippers) are a German Schlager group formed in 1964. ... Weihnachten mit den Flippers (Christmas With the Flippers) is a Christmas album released by German Schlager group Die Flippers. ... Die Flippers (The Flippers) are a German Schlager group formed in 1964. ... Youre Living All Over Me is the second album by Dinosaur Jr. ... Dinosaur Jr is an American indie rock band. ... Dream Evil is a melodic power metal band from Sweden, assembled and integrated by renowned musical producer Fredrik Nordström in 1999. ... For other uses, see Dio (disambiguation). ... Dokken is an American metal band which was formed in 1976. ... Stephan Eicher (Born 17 August 1960 in Münchenbuchsee near Berne, Switzerland ) is Swiss singer. ... This article is about the American Jazz composer and performer. ... Ebiet G. Ade (born 21 April 1954) is an Indonesian singer and songwriter close to the suppressed society. ... This article is about the a musical group Erasure. ... Eric Barrier (Eric B.) and William Griffin (Rakim), were a hip-hop duo known as Eric B. & Rakim. ... White Fields is the first album by The Escape Club, issued in August 1987. ... The Escape Club was an English rock band, based in London, and formed in 1983. ... The Exploited is a punk rock band from the second wave of UK punk, formed in late 1979 or early 1980. ... Exposure is an album by guitarist Robert Fripp. ... Exposé is an American girl group of the 1980s formed by record producer and songwriter Lewis A. Martineé. // Exposé was initially formed in 1984 when Martineé and his Pantera Productions talent scouts hired Sandra Casanas (Sandeé), Alejandra Lorenzo (Alé), and Laurie Miller as the groups lineup. ... Introduce Yourself is Faith No Mores second album, released in 1987. ... FNM redirects here. ... Faster Pussycat is an American hard rock band from Los Angeles, California formed in 1986, named after the 1965 film Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!. The group was most successful during the late 1980s with their albums Faster Pussycat and 1989 gold album Wake Me When Its Over that sold... Poem of the River is the seventh album by British alternative rock band Felt, released in 1987. ... Felt were a 1980s UK indie band, led by Lawrence Hayward (known simply as Lawrence, his full name was never listed in any record credits), and included guitarist Maurice Deebank for the first half of the bands existence, keyboard player Martin Duffy who essentially replaced Deebank, and drummer Gary... Between the Lines is the name of a 1987 Top 10 hit pop album by British pop group Five Star. ... Five Star on the cover of their Treat Me Like A Lady single from 1990 Five Star (aka 5 Star) is a British pop / R&B group, from Romford in Essex, England which was formed in 1983. ... The Flamin Groovies were an American rock music band of the 1960s and 70s. ... Tango in the Night is an album by the British-American band Fleetwood Mac, released in 1987 (see 1987 in music). ... This article is about the band. ... Paul Daniel Frehley (born April 27, 1951[1]), better known as Ace Frehley, is an American guitarist best known as a founding member and lead guitarist for the rock band Kiss. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Tallulah was the fifth album by The Go-Betweens. ... The Go-Betweens during recording of Oceans Apart: l-r Robert Forster and Grant McLennan The Go-Betweens were an internationally influential indie rock band from Australia, formed by guitarists Robert Forster and Grant McLennan in Brisbane in 1977. ... For the Angel episode, see In the Dark (Angel episode). ... This article is about the band. ... Once Bitten. ... For other uses, see Great White (disambiguation). ... 2X4 is the third album by Guadalcanal Diary. ... You may be looking for one of the following three articles: Guadalcanal Diary (band) Guadalcanal Diary (film) Guadalcanal Diary (book) ... Alternate cover The original, banned cover of Appetite for Destruction. ... Guns N Roses is an American hard rock band, formed in Los Angeles, California in 1985. ... Samuel Roy Hagar (born October 13, 1947 in Monterey, California, USA), better known as Sammy Hagar (aka The Red Rocker), is an American rock guitarist, singer, and composer. ... Half Japanese is a seminal punk rock band formed by brothers Jad and David Fair in their Uniontown, Maryland bedroom around 1975 - 1977. ... Squirrel and G-Man Twenty Four Hour Party People Plastic Face Carnt Smile (White Out) was the first album by British band the Happy Mondays. ... Happy Mondays are an English alternative rock band from Salford, Greater Manchester. ... Bad Animals was an album released in 1987 by the band Heart. ... Heart is an American rock band which came out of Bellevue, a suburb of Seattle, Washington. ... Wild in the Streets was a popular 1968 movie, produced and released by American International Pictures, and based on a short story by writer Robert Thom. ... Helix is a heavy metal band from Canada. ... John Hiatt (born August 20, 1952 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA) is an American rock guitarist, pianist, singer, and songwriter. ... Jennifer Holliday (born Jennifer-Yvette Holliday on October 19, 1960 in Riverside, Texas) is an American singer and actress. ... Warehouse: Songs and Stories is the last album by Hüsker Dü, released in 1987. ... This article is about the rock band called Hüsker Dü. For other uses, see Husker Du. ... Rhyme Pays is the first gangsta rap album by West Coast rapper Ice-T, released in 1987 (see 1987 in music). ... Tracy Marrow (born February 16, 1958)[1], better known by stage name Ice-T, is an American rapper, rock musician, author, former United States Army soldier, and actor. ... Kick is an album by the Australian rock band INXS, released in 1987. ... INXS (pronounced In Excess) are an Australian rock group. ... 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. ... Janes Addiction is a live album by the band of the same title. ... Janes Addiction was an American rock band featuring Perry Farrell (vocalist), Dave Navarro (guitarist), Eric Avery (bassist), and Stephen Perkins (percussionist). ... Crest of a Knave is an album by the British progressive rock group Jethro Tull, released in 1987. ... For the 18th-century agriculturist after whom the band was named, see Jethro Tull (agriculturist). ... For other uses, see Judas priest (curse). ... 1987 (What The Fuck Is Going On?) was the debut album by the Justified Ancients of Mu Mu (The JAMs) and a landmark release in the early history of sampling. ... 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Biggest hit singles

The following songs achieved the highest chart positions in the charts of 1987.

# Artist Title Year Country Chart Entries
1 Los Lobos La Bamba 1987 Flag of the United States UK 1 - Jul 1987, US BB 1 - Jul 1987, Switzerland 1 - Aug 1987, Italy 1 of 1987, Eire 1 - Jul 1987, New Zealand 1 for 7 weeks Aug 1987, Australia 1 for 7 weeks Apr 1988, Holland 2 - Aug 1987, Australia 2 of 1987, Austria 4 - Oct 1987, Norway 4 - Aug 1987, US BB 8 of 1987, POP 8 of 1987, Germany 9 - Aug 1987, US CashBox 11 of 1987, Sweden 12 - Aug 1987, Poland 17 - Sep 1987, South Africa 17 of 1987, Scrobulate 75 of latin, KROQ 81 of 1987, RYM 116 of 1987, Party 227 of 1999, Acclaimed 2050
2 Rick Astley Never Gonna Give You Up 1987 Flag of the United Kingdom UK 1 - Aug 1987, US BB 1 - Jan 1988, Holland 1 - Sep 1987, France 1 - Aug 1987, Norway 1 - Oct 1987, Germany 1 - Sep 1987, New Zealand 1 for 1 weeks Feb 1988, Australia 1 for 7 weeks Jun 1988, South Africa 1 of 1988, US CashBox 2 of 1988, Switzerland 2 - Sep 1987, Sweden 3 - Sep 1987, Austria 4 - Nov 1987, Australia 5 of 1988, Italy 13 of 1987, US BB 34 of 1988, POP 61 of 1988, Germany 140 of the 1980s, OzNet 765
3 Whitney Houston I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) 1987 Flag of the United States UK 1 - May 1987, US BB 1 - May 1987, Holland 1 - May 1987, Switzerland 1 - May 1987, Norway 1 - May 1987, Germany 1 - May 1987, New Zealand 1 for 4 weeks Jun 1987, Australia 1 for 5 weeks Jan 1988, US CashBox 2 of 1987, Sweden 2 - May 1987, Austria 3 - Jun 1987, Poland 4 - Jun 1987, South Africa 4 of 1987, France 10 - Jun 1987, Italy 10 of 1987, Australia 11 of 1987, POP 22 of 1987, Germany 67 of the 1980s
4 The Pet Shop Boys It's a Sin 1987 Flag of the United Kingdom UK 1 - Jun 1987, Sweden 1 - Aug 1987, Austria 1 - Aug 1987, Switzerland 1 - Jul 1987, Norway 1 - Jul 1987, Poland 1 - Jul 1987, Germany 1 - Jul 1987, Eire 1 - Jul 1987, Holland 3 - Jul 1987, France 5 - Jun 1987, US BB 9 - Sep 1987, South Africa 18 of 1987, Italy 21 of 1987, KROQ 27 of 1987, RYM 34 of 1987, Germany 94 of the 1980s, Acclaimed 1308
5 U2 With Or Without You 1987 Flag of Ireland US BB 1 - Apr 1987, Poland 1 - Mar 1987, Eire 1 - Apr 1987, Holland 2 - Mar 1987, UK 4 - Mar 1987, Sweden 5 - Apr 1987, Europe 5 of the 1980s, RYM 6 of 1987, Germany 7 - Apr 1987, KROQ 9 of 1987, Switzerland 10 - Apr 1987, POP 10 of 1987, US CashBox 12 of 1987, US BB 14 of 1987, Poland 14 of all time, Austria 15 - Jun 1987, Belgium 24 of all time, OzNet 44, TheQ 47, Scrobulate 93 of rock, WXPN 116, Rolling Stone 131, Party 168 of 2007, Acclaimed 309

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Top hits on record

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Siedah Garrett (born June 24, 1960 in Los Angeles California) is an American, R&B singer and Academy Award and Grammy-nominated songwriter. ... Cutting Crew was a pop/rock band formed in England in 1985. ... I Knew You Were Waiting for Me is a 1987 hit song by Aretha Franklin and George Michael. ... Aretha Louise Franklin (born March 25, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... This article is about the musician. ... Huey Lewis & the News is a Grammy winning and Academy Award nominated US rock band based in San Francisco, California. ... LL Cool J (born James Todd Smith III on January 14, 1968 in New York, New York) is a legendary American hip hop artist and actor. ... I Still Havent Found What Im Looking For is the second track U2s 1987 album, The Joshua Tree and was released as the albums second single. ... This article is about the Irish rock band. ... Album cover from Tiffanys 12 vinyl single. ... Tiffany Renee Darwish (born October 2, 1971), known popularly as Tiffany, is an American singer who had a number of teen pop hits during the late 1980s. ... I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me) is the first single from Whitney Houstons second studio album Whitney, released in May 1987. ... Whitney Elizabeth Houston (born August 9, 1963) is a six-time Grammy award winning, American R&B singer, soprano, pianist, actress, film producer, and former model. ... I Want Your Sex was a single released from both the soundtrack to Beverly Hills Cop II and George Michaels Faith album, and first charted in July 1987. ... In Too Deep, is the 4th track in the 1986 album Invisible Touch by Genesis. ... Genesis is an English rock band formed in 1967. ... Is This Love is a power ballad by Whitesnake, from their album Whitesnake 1987, released, as the album title says in 1987. ... Whitesnake is an English hard rock band, founded in 1977 by David Coverdale (formerly of Deep Purple). ... 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Los Lobos is an American rock band, heavily influenced by rock and roll, Tex-Mex, country music, folk, R&B, blues, and traditional Spanish and Mexican music such as boleros and norteños. ... True Blue track listing The Immaculate Collection track listing La Isla Bonita (English: The Beautiful Island) is a 1987 single by Madonna. ... This article is about the American entertainer. ... Land of Confusion is a rock song written by the band Genesis for their 1986 album Invisible Touch. ... Genesis is an English rock band formed in 1967. ... Lean on Me is a well known hit song written and performed by Bill Withers on the 1972 album Still Bill. ... Club Nouveau is an R&B band that was formed by record producer/performer Jay King in 1986 in Sacramento, California subsequent to the break up of the Timex Social Club. ... Wang Chung is a British New Wave music group. ... Exposé is an American girl group of the 1980s formed by record producer and songwriter Lewis A. Martineé. // Exposé was initially formed in 1984 when Martineé and his Pantera Productions talent scouts hired Sandra Casanas (Sandeé), Alejandra Lorenzo (Alé), and Laurie Miller as the groups lineup. ... Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1966) is an American singer, actress, songwriter, record producer, dancer, activist, and pop icon. ... Livin on a Prayer is Bon Jovis second single from their Slippery When Wet album. ... Bon Jovi is a hard rock band originating from Sayreville, New Jersey. ... Jody Watley (born Chicago, Illinois on January 30, 1959) is an American pop singer/songwriter, producer and label owner. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Ready For the World is a R&B/ funk/ dance band from Flint Michigan who scored several big pop, soul and dance hits in the mid-eighties. ... Luka is a Prague Metro station on Line B. Category: ... Suzanne Vega (born Suzanne Nadine Vega, 11 July 1959, Santa Monica, California) is an American songwriter and singer known for her highly literate lyrics and eclectic folk-inspired music. ... Bruce Randall Hornsby (born November 23, 1954 in Williamsburg, Virginia) is an American singer, pianist, accordion player, and songwriter. ... Lou Gramm (born Louis Grammatico on May 2, 1950 in Rochester, New York) is an American rock music vocalist and songwriter best known for his role as the lead vocalist for the rock band Foreigner. ... Mony Mony was a 1968 album released by Tommy James & The Shondells in 1968. ... Billy Idol (born William Michael Albert Broad) is an British musician and singer. ... A frame from INXSs Need You Tonight video. ... INXS (pronounced In Excess) are an Australian rock group. ... Never Gonna Give You Up is a pop-dance song originally performed by Rick Astley. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Anita Baker (born January 26, 1958) is a eight-time Grammy Award-winning, multi-Platinum rhythm and blues and soul singer and songwriter, renowned for her soaring alto vocal range. ... Jefferson Airplane is an American rock band from San Francisco, a pioneer of the psychedelic rock movement. ... Notorious is the 14th single by Duran Duran. ... Duran Duran are an English pop group notable for a long series of popular singles and vivid music videos. ... William Smokey Robinson, Jr. ... Only in My Dreams is the first single by American singer Debbie Gibson. ... Deborah Ann Debbie Gibson (born August 31, 1970), is an American singer-songwriter who was a teen pop icon. ... Open Your Heart, a U.S. number one single by Madonna, and the fourth single release from her album True Blue, entering the charts in the winter of 1986. ... This article is about the American entertainer. ... 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Europe is a Swedish hard rock band originally assembled as a progressive rock group; they later added keyboards to their sound in order to soften it. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Lady in Red is a song by Chris De Burgh. ... Chris de Burgh (born October 15th, 1948) is an Irish musician and songwriter. ... The Way It Is is a hit song by Bruce Hornsby and the Range, topping at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1986. ... Bruce Randall Hornsby (born November 23, 1954 in Williamsburg, Virginia) is an American singer, pianist, accordion player, and songwriter. ... For the John Williamson song, see True Blue (John Williamson song). ... This article is about the American entertainer. ... Tonight, Tonight, Tonight, is the 2nd track in the 1986 album Invisible Touch by Genesis. ... Genesis is an English rock band formed in 1967. ... Samantha Fox The first hit for Samantha Fox. ... This article is about the English model and singer; for the American erotic actress, see Samantha Fox (porn star). ... U Got The Look is a 1987 song by Prince from his double album Sign O The Times. ... For another person sometimes known as The Artist, see Michael Haynes III. Prince Rogers Nelson (born June 7, 1958 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) is an American funk musician. ... Sheena Easton (born Sheena Shirley Orr on April 27, 1959, Bellshill, North Lanarkshire, Scotland) is a Scottish two time Grammy Award-winning pop singer and theatre & television actress. ... Look up Victory in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Kool & the Gang is a highly successful American jazz/R&B/soul/funk/disco group. ... Alternate cover Japanese Cover Audio sample Wanted Dead or Alive is a song from Bon Jovis 1986 album Slippery When Wet. ... Bon Jovi is a hard rock band originating from Sayreville, New Jersey. ... 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Heart is an American rock band which came out of Bellevue, a suburb of Seattle, Washington. ... Whos That Girl (OST) track listing Whos That Girl (1) Causing a Commotion (2) Whos That Girl is a song by American singer Madonna for her 1987 movie Whos That Girl and on the subsequent, various artists soundtrack Whos That Girl. ... This article is about the American entertainer. ... Will You Still Love Me? is a song written by David Foster, Tom Keane and Richard Baskin for the group Chicago and recorded for their album Chicago 18 (1986). ... This article is about the American pop-rock-jazz band. ... Youre The Voice is a song by Christian pop and rock artist Rebecca St. ... The Joshua Tree track listing I Still Havent Found What Im Looking For (2) With or Without You (3) Bullet the Blue Sky (4) The Best of 1980-1990 track listing New Years Day (2) With or Without You (3) I Still Havent Found What I... This article is about the Irish rock band. ... The Jets are a family group from Minneapolis, Minnesota who specialize in pop, R&B and dance music. ... You Keep Me Hangin On is a 1966 hit song recorded by The Supremes for the Motown label. ... Kim Wilde (born Kim Smith, November 18, 1960 in Chiswick, West London) is an English pop singer, professional gardener, and pop cultural figure. ...

Other Singles

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). ... Cinderella is an American blues based hard rock and glam metal band most known during the 1980s and early 1990s. ... Alice Cooper (born February 4, 1948) is an American rock singer, songwriter and musician whose career spans four decades. ... This article is about the band. ... This article is about the band. ... It has been suggested that Olympia 74 be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Olympia 74 be merged into this article or section. ... Behind the Wheel is Depeche Modes twentieth UK single, released on December 28, 1987, and the third single for the album Music for the Masses. ... Depeche Mode (pronounced ) are an electronic music group formed in 1980, in Basildon, Essex, England. ... Never Let Me Down Again is Depeche Modes nineteenth UK single, released on August 24, 1987, and the second single for the then upcoming album Music for the Masses. ... Depeche Mode (pronounced ) are an electronic music group formed in 1980, in Basildon, Essex, England. ... Strangelove is Depeche Modes eighteenth UK single, released on April 13, 1987, and the first single for the then upcoming album Music for the Masses. ... Depeche Mode (pronounced ) are an electronic music group formed in 1980, in Basildon, Essex, England. ... Lou Gramm (born Louis Grammatico on May 2, 1950 in Rochester, New York) is an American rock music vocalist and songwriter best known for his role as the lead vocalist for the rock band Foreigner. ... Hugh Masekela (born Johannesburg, April 4, 1939) is a South African flugelhorn and cornet player. ... Beds Are Burning is a 1988 hit single by Australian rock band Midnight Oil, the first track from their album Diesel and Dust. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... True Faith is a 1987 track from New Order, produced by Stephen Hague. ... This article is about the alternative rock/electronic band New Order. ... The Nits are a Dutch art rock group, founded in 1974. ... Please wikify (format) this article or section as suggested in the Guide to layout and the Manual of Style. ... Stacey Q (born Stacey Lynn Swain on November 30, 1959 in Fullerton, California) is an electronic dance music singer, best known for her 1986 hit single Two of Hearts. // Early in her life, Swain studied classical ballet and theater. ... Stryper is a Christian metal band from Orange County, California, USA. Formed in 1983, they are pioneers in the mainstream popularization of Christian rock music. ... Labi Siffre (born June 25, 1945) is an English poet, songwriter and singer. ... Album cover of Bridge of Spies by TPau TPau was a late 1980s rock group led by singer Carol Decker. ... Twisted Sister is an American hard rock band from New York City. ... There are eight in Australia at Mogo Zoo. ...

Published popular music

  • "Children Will Listen"     w.m. Stephen Sondheim
  • "The Time Of My Life"     w.m. Franke Previte, Donald Markowitz & John DeNicola

Classical music

Mario Davidovsky (born March 4, 1934) is an Argentine-American composer. ... Malcolm Forsyth (born 1936) is a Canadian trombonist, composer and was honoured as Canadian Composer of the Year in 1989. ... Juan María Solare (born August 11, 1966) is a composer and pianist. ... Joan Tower (born September 6, 1938 in New Rochelle, New York) is a contemporary American composer. ...

Opera

For the Alaska-based postminimalist composer, see John Luther Adams. ... Promotional flier for the Nixon in China opera. ... Friedrich Cerha (born 17 February 1926 in Vienna) is a Austrian composer and conductor. ... Michael Nyman (born March 23, 1944) is a British minimalist composer, pianist, librettist and musicologist, perhaps best known for the many scores he wrote during his lengthy collaboration with the British filmmaker Peter Greenaway. ... Judith Weir (born 1954) is a British composer. ...

Musical theater

For other uses, see Anything Goes (disambiguation). ... Cabaret is a musical with a book by Joe Masteroff, lyrics by Fred Ebb, and music by John Kander. ... Kander and Ebb is the songwriting team of composer John Kander, born March 18, 1927 and lyricist Fred Ebb (April 8, 1933 - September 11, 2004). ... Dreamgirls is a Broadway musical, which opened on December 20, 1981 at the Imperial Theatre. ... Into the Woods is an award-winning musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine. ... Les Misérables (pronunciation ), colloquially known as Les Mis, is a musical composed in 1980 by French composer Claude-Michel Schönberg on a libretto by Alain Boublil. ... The title character as depicted by Lon Chaney, Sr. ... Starlight Express is a rock musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber (music) and Richard Stilgoe (lyrics), with later revisions by Don Black (lyrics) and David Yazbek (music and lyrics for the 2nd US tour, though much of his contribution was removed for the UK tour after Andrew Lloyd Webber saw it... 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 cellist Julian Lloyd Webber. ... Richard Stilgoe OBE. Richard Stilgoe OBE (b. ...

Births

is the 12th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 天上智喜 (천상지희), usually shortened to TSZX (the romanization of the Chinese pronunciation, Tian Shang Zhi Xi), CSJH (the romanization of the Korean pronunciation, Cheon Sang Ji Hee or Chun Sang Ji Hwi) is a Korean girl band formed by SM Entertainment. ... is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Katy Rose Katy Rose (born 27 January 1987, real name Kathryn Rosemary Bullard) is an American pop singer. ... is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ashley Perez Moza (b. ... is the 41st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Choi Si-Won (Korean: 최시원, Hanja: 崔始源) (February 10, 1987) is an actor and a member of Korean boy band Super Junior. ... is the 43rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... == Headline text ==n ORyan (born ORyan Omri Grandberry on February 12, 1987 in Los Angeles, California) is a American R&B singer. ... is the 55th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... SS501 (pronounced as Double-S 501) is an South Korean boyband under management of Daesung Entertainment, also known as DSP Entertainment. ... is the 68th day of the year (69th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Shad Gregory Moss, formerly known as Lil Bow Wow (born 9 March 1987, Columbus, Ohio) is an African African rapper, actor, and music producer. ... March 26 is the 85th day of the year (86th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Yui (disambiguation). ... is the 93rd day of the year (94th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... SS501 (pronounced as Double-S 501) is an South Korean boyband under management of Daesung Entertainment, also known as DSP Entertainment. ... is the 99th day of the year (100th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jesse McCartney (born April 9, 1987) is an American pop singer songwriter and Daytime Emmy-nominated actor. ... is the 100th day of the year (101st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Hayley Dee Westenra (born 10 April 1987 in Christchurch)[1] is a New Zealand soprano of Irish heritage. ... is the 101st day of the year (102nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Joss Stone (born Joscelyn Eve Stoker on 11 April 1987) is a British soul, R&B, and blues singer, songwriter, and occasional actress who emerged to fame in late 2003 with her debut album, The Soul Sessions, which was certified triple platinum by the BPI, and was announced as one... is the 120th day of the year (121st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nikki Webster (born April 30, 1987) is an Australian pop performer. ... is the 167th day of the year (168th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Diana Nicole DeGarmo (born June 16, 1987 in Birmingham, Alabama) is an American singer and Broadway actress. ... AMERICAN IDOL HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO DEATH OF SIMON ... is the 172nd day of the year (173rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Super Junior (Korean: ), or simply SJ or SuJu (Korean: ), is a large thirteen member K-pop boy band formed by SM Entertainment in 2005. ... is the 233rd day of the year (234th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Super Junior (Korean: ), or simply SJ or SuJu (Korean: ), is a large thirteen member K-pop boy band formed by SM Entertainment in 2005. ... is the 269th day of the year (270th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Rosanna Rosie Munter of Play Rosanna Bella Victoria Eriksdotter Rosie Munter (born September 26, 1987) was an original member of the Swedish pop group Play from their formation in 2001 to their disbanding in late 2004. ... is the 271st day of the year (272nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Hilary Erhard Duff (born September 28, 1987) is an American actress, singer, songwriter, producer, fashion designer, and spokesperson. ... is the 271st day of the year (272nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Chloë Elise Hanslip (born September 28, 1987) is a British violinist. ... is the 290th day of the year (291st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 天上智喜 (천상지희), usually shortened to TSZX (the romanization of the Chinese pronunciation, Tian Shang Zhi Xi), CSJH (the romanization of the Korean pronunciation, Cheon Sang Ji Hee or Chun Sang Ji Hwi) is a Korean girl band formed by SM Entertainment. ... is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other persons named Ayaka, see Ayaka (disambiguation). ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (362nd in leap years). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...

Deaths

is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Marion Thornburg, better known as Marion Hutton, (March 10, 1919 - January 10, 1987) was a United States singer and actress. ... is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 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 Hunk) who was Dorothys favorite in the 1939 film classic, The Wizard of Oz. ... is the 35th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Wladziu Valentino Liberace (May 16, 1919 – February 4, 1987), better known by only his last name Liberace (LIB-ber-RAH-chee), was an American entertainer. ... is the 62nd day of the year (63rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kaye entertaining U.S. troops at Sasebo, Japan, 25 Oct 1945 David Daniel Kaminsky, known as Danny Kaye (January 18, 1913 – March 3, 1987) was an American actor, singer and comedian. ... is the 74th day of the year (75th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Donald W. Gant ( October 24, 1942 - March 15, 1987) was an American singer, songwriter and record producer. ... is the 80th day of the year (81st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dean Paul Martin (November 17, 1951 - March 21, 1987) was an American singer and actor. ... is the 80th day of the year (81st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Robert Preston Meservey (June 8, 1918 - March 21, 1987), better known as Robert Preston, was an Oscar-nominated American actor. ... is the 87th day of the year (88th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Maria Augusta von Trapp (née Kutschera; January 26, 1905 – March 28, 1987) was the matriarch of the Trapp Family Singers. ... is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bernard Buddy Rich (September 30, 1917 Brooklyn, New York – April 2, 1987) was an American jazz drummer and bandleader. ... April 7 is the 97th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (98th in leap years). ... Maxine Sullivan (May 13, 1911 - April 7, 1987) was an American vocalist. ... May 2 is the 122nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (123rd in leap years). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... is the 123rd day of the year (124th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... It has been suggested that Olympia 74 be merged into this article or section. ... is the 124th day of the year (125th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul Butterfield (December 17, 1942 – May 4, 1987) was an American blues harmonica player and singer, and one of the earliest white exponents of the Chicago-originated electric blues style. ... May 14 is the 134th day of the year (135th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Rita Hayworth (October 17, 1918 – May 14, 1987), was an American actress who reached fame during the 1940s as the eras leading sex symbol. ... is the 144th day of the year (145th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Hermione Gingold (December 9, 1897-May 24, 1987) was an English actress known for her sharp-tongued, eccentric persona, an image enhanced by her sharp nose and chin, as well as her deepening voice, a result of vocal nodes which her mother encouraged her not to remove. ... is the 154th day of the year (155th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Andrés Torres Segovia, marqués de Salobreña (21 February 1893 – 3 June 1987) was a Spanish classical guitarist, and later nobleman, born in Linares, Spain who is considered to be the father of the modern classical guitar movement by most modern music scholars. ... is the 169th day of the year (170th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Thomas Valentine, commonly known as Kid Thomas (3 February 1896 - 18 June 1987) was a jazz trumpeter and bandleader. ... is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Fred Astaire (May 10, 1899 – June 22, 1987), born Frederick Austerlitz in Omaha, Nebraska,[1] was an American film and Broadway stage dancer, choreographer, singer and actor. ... is the 176th day of the year (177th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Felice Bryant (born August 7, 1925 - died April 22, 2003) and Boudleaux Bryant (born February 13, 1920 - died June 25, 1987) were an American wife and husband country music songwriting team who were also at the forefront of the evolution of pop music. ... is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Album photograph from Night of Desirable Objects Philip Charles Lithman (June 17, 1949 - July 1, 1987), who performed under the stage name Snakefinger, was an British musician, singer and songwriter. ... is the 226th day of the year (227th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Vincent Persichetti (June 6, 1915 – August 14, 1987) was a composer and teacher at the Juilliard School whose students included Philip Glass and Thelonious Monk. ... is the 254th day of the year (255th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Peter Tosh (October 19, 1944 – September 11, 1987[1]) was the guitarist in the original Wailing Wailers, a pioneer reggae musician, and a trailblazer for the Rastafari movement. ... is the 264th day of the year (265th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Francis Anthony Jaco Pastorius III (December 1, 1951 – September 21, 1987) was an American jazz musician and composer widely acknowledged for his virtuosity of the fretless bass,[1][2] as well as his command of varied musical styles. ... is the 266th day of the year (267th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bob Fosse, early promotional image Bob Fosse (June 23, 1927 – September 23, 1987) was a musical theater choreographer and director. ... is the 286th day of the year (287th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kishore Kumar (August 4, 1929 – October 13, 1987) was an Indian film playback singer and comic actor. ... is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jacqueline Mary du Pré, O.B.E. (January 26, 1945 – October 19, 1987), was a British cellist, today acknowledged as one of the greatest exponents of the instrument. ... is the 301st day of the year (302nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Woodrow Charles Herman (May 16, 1913 – October 29, 1987), better known as Woody Herman, was an American jazz clarinetist, alto and soprano saxophonist, singer, and big band leader. ... is the 316th day of the year (317th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Cornelis Vreeswijk early in his career, promotional photo from Metronome Records Cornelis Vreeswijk , (August 8, 1937 – November 12, 1987) was a singer-songwriter, poet and actor who was born in IJmuiden in the Netherlands but moved to Sweden with his parents in 1949, at the age of twelve. ... is the 344th day of the year (345th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jascha Heifetz (February 2 [O.S. January 20] 1901 – December 10, 1987) was a Jewish Lithuanian-born American violin virtuoso. ... is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Konrad Conny Plank (frequently spelled Planck) (born about 1943 in Austria, died December 18, 1987 in Cologne) was a record producer. ...

Awards

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at sunset. ... The classic Coasters lineup. ... Ray Edward Eddie Cochran (October 3, 1938 – April 17, 1960) was an American Rock and Roll musician and an important influence on popular music during the late 1950s and early 1960s. ... Bo Diddleys emphasis on rhythm largely influenced popular music, especially that of rock and roll in the 1960s. ... Aretha Louise Franklin (born March 25, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... Marvin Gaye (born Marvin Pentz Gay, Jr. ... Bill Haley, with his band, the Comets, was one of the first rock and roll acts to tour the United Kingdom. ... Riley B. King (born September 16, 1925 in Itta Bena, Mississippi) better known as B. B. King or The King of Blues, is an American blues guitarist and singer-songwriter, widely considered one of the best and most respected blues musicians of all time. ... Clyde McPhatter (November 15, 1932 _ June 13, 1972) was an influential American R&B singer, born in Durham, North Carolina. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988), nicknamed The Big O, was an influential Grammy Award-winning American singer-songwriter, guitarist and a pioneer of rock and roll whose recording career spanned more than four decades. ... Carl Lee Perkins (April 9, 1932 – January 19, 1998) was an American pioneer of rockabilly music, a mix of rhythm and blues and country music that was recorded most notably at Sun Records in Memphis beginning in 1954. ... William Smokey Robinson, Jr. ... Big Joe Turner (born Joseph Vernon Turner Jr. ... McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1915 – April 30, 1983), better known as Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician and is generally considered the Father of Chicago blues. He is also the actual father of blues musician Big Bill Morganfield. ... For the British author, see Jacqueline Wilson. ...

Grammy Awards

The 29th Grammy Awards were held in 1987. ...

Country Music Association Awards

Gary P. Blueyes Walker - CMA Air Personality of the Year / KYKX


Eurovision Song Contest

The Eurovision Song Contest 1987 was the 32nd Eurovision Song Contest and was held on May 9, 1987 in Brussels. ...

Charts

List of No. 1 Hits


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