Music History for
1833 - Composer Alexander Porfirievich Borodin was born.
1976 - Queen's single "Somebody To Love" was released in the U.K.
1979 - Marty Balin's (Jefferson Starship) rock opera "Rock
Justice" opened a four-day run at San Francisco's Old
Waldorf night club.
1984 - Madonna released the album "Like A Virgin" in the U.S.
1987 - Sly Stone was arrested for nonpayment of child support when
he arrived an hour late for his "comeback" concert in LA.
1989 - The musical "Grand Hotel" opened at the Beck Theatre.
1990 - Ron Wood (Rolling Stones) was injured when he was
struck by a car near London.
1993 - Michael Jackson canceled a world tour, saying that he had
a dependence on painkillers.
Today in Michael Jackson History
1996 - The album "Evita: The Complete Motion Picture Music Soundtrack" was released.
1996 - Eminem's first studio album, "Infinite," was released.
1997 - Chang Yu-Sheng, best know for his hit Mandarin song "My
Future Is Not A Dream," died three weeks after being injured
in an auto accident.
2012 - One Direction's second album "Take Me Home" was released in the U.K.