14 February

Pick a Day


In Music History

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2015 Lady Gaga gets engaged to actor Taylor Kinney. She confirms the news two days later by posting a photo of the heart-shaped diamond ring on Instagram with the caption, "He gave me his heart on Valentine's Day, and I said YES!"

2010 Blues musician Lil' Dave Thompson dies in a car accident at age 40.

2009 Jazz drummer Louie Bellson dies at age 84 of Parkinson's disease and complications from a broken hip.

2008 Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher marries Nicole Appleton of the girl group All Saints.

2006 The Veronicas' debut studio album, The Secret Life of..., is released in the US.

2006 English pop singer Lynden David Hall dies at age 40 of complications from a stem cell treatment he received to treat Hodgkin's lymphoma.

2006 Willie Nelson issues the single "Cowboys Are Frequently, Secretly Fond of Each Other."

2002 Sweet drummer Mick Tucker dies of leukemia at age 54.

1999 Rocker Buddy Knox dies of lung cancer at age 65.

1999 Elton John appears on the "I'm with Cupid" episode of The Simpsons, where he does a re-worked version of "Your Song."

1999 The Deftones, on the final stop of their tour opening for Black Sabbath, find that their truck has been stolen from the parking lot of the Holiday Inn in Dearborn, Michigan. Taken are all of the band's backline equipment and instruments, including several of Chi Chings' Precision Fender Bass guitars, and Stephen Carpenter's custom-made guitars and racks.

1998 Madonna performs at New York nightclub the Roxy, making her first club performance in over 10 years.

1998 Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds is named Entertainer of the Year at the 29th NAACP Image Awards.

1997 Country artist Ty England and wife Shanna welcome their third child, Levi Wyatt.

1994 The Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia marries Deborah Koons.

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Wayne's World Brings Back "Bohemian Rhapsody"


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