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the year 1962
Sam Cooke, The Crystals, The Coasters and King Curtis play the third of seven nights at The Apollo Theater, Harlem, New York City, USA. (1962)
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the year 2012
Carly Rae Jepsen is presented with her Billboard Rising Star award for 2012 at the Billboard Women in Music event in New York City, USA. (2012)
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G u i t a r
Popular country singer, guitarist and recording artist Lou Childre is born in Opp, Alabama, USA. (1901)
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C h i c a g o
The compilation CD, A Chicago Jazz Tour, is released in the USA. Featuring several contemporary Chicago-based jazz acts, it is described as 'the definitive guide to the clubs and artists making the scene in the Windy City' (1997)
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T h e   B l u e s
John Jones is born in Jackson, Mississippi, USA. He will find success as blues pianist, singer and recording artist Little Johnny Jones, working with Tampa Red, Muddy Waters and Elmore James. (1924)
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the 1950s
Cliff Richard appears on UK tv show Sunday Night At The London Palladium, where he is presented with a silver disc for his hit single Living Doll. (1959)
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Michael Jackson
On a day off during his Dangerous World Tour, Michael Jackson is staying in his suite of rooms on the 42nd floor of the Hotel President Stouffer, Mexico City, Mexico. (1993)
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Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan plays at the Brandt Centre, Regina, Saskatchewan. (2008)
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J a z z
Weather Report play at The Memorial Hall, Kansas City, Missouri, USA. (1974)
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the year 2011
On the European leg of his Symphonica - The Orchestral Tour, George Michael plays the first of two nights at the O2 Arena, Dublin, Ireland. (2011)
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the year 1960
The Candid All-Stars, with Max Roach on drums, record Cliff Walk in Nola Penthouse Studio, New York City, USA, for Candid Records. (1960)
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the year 1961
Jackie Wilson plays the second night in a week of shows at The Apollo Theater, Harlem, New York City, USA. (1961)
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San Francisco
Big Brother And The Holding Company play the first of six nights at The Matrix, San Francisco, California, USA. (1966)
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The Liverpool Scene, play at The Kinetic Playground, 4812 North Clark Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, USA, as support to Poco and King Crimson. (1969)
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