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Apr 25
1960

Stuck On You, by Elvis Presley reaches No1 in the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA, for the first of four weeks. (1960)


Apr 25
1960

Eddie Cochran is buried in Forest Lawn Cemetary, Glendale, California, USA. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Doggin' Around by Jackie Wilson enters the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA, where it will peak at No15. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Tell Me That You Love Me by Fats Domino enters the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart in the USA, where it will peak at No51. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

The Platters release a new single, Ebb Tide, in the USA on Mercury Records. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Duane Eddy releases a new single, Because They're Young, in the USA on Jamie Records. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

The Hollywood Argyles release a new single, Alley-Oop, in the USA on Lute Records. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

The Fendermen release a new single, Muleskinner Blues, on Soma Records in the USA. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Snooks Eaglin records That Certain Door in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, for Imperial Records. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Jazz organist Jimmy Smith records the album Midnight Special at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA, for Blue Note Records. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Lee Morgan, Frank Strozier, Wayne Shorter, Bobby Timmons, Bob Cranshaw, Louis Hayes and Albert 'Tootie' Heath record the album The Young Lions at Bell Sound Studios, New York City, USA. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Paul Anka begins a week of dates at The Town Casino, Buffalo, New York State, USA. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Ray Charles plays the last of seven nights at The Apollo Theater, Harlem, New York City, USA, supported by Marv Johnson and Betty Carter. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Art Blakey, Philly Joe Jones, Elvin Jones and Charli Persip play at Birdland, New York City, USA. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Gene McDaniels plays the fourth night of a four week season at Ye little Club, Los Angeles, California, USA. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

A package tour featuring Johnny Preston, Conway Twitty and Freddy Cannon plays at The Empire, Leeds, UK. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

UK pop singer/actor Anthony Newley is the featured guest on UK radio show Desert Island Discs. All of his musical choices are classical. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Keith Kelly plays at The Locarno Ballroom, Old Town Square, Swindon, Wiltshire, UK. This gig also features 'The Late Eddie Cochran?s Band'. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Jimmy Smith records Midnight Special, A Subtle One, Jumpin' The Blues, Why Was I Born? and One O'Clock Jump, in the USA. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Elvis Presley continues rehearsals for the movie G.I. Blues in Hollywood, California, USA. (1960)

Apr 25
1960

Cliff Richard And The Shadows, Kathy Kirby, Jerry Lordan, Peter Elliott and The Four Jones Boys play at The Granada, Dover, UK. (1960)