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Aug 22
1923

Tenor saxophonist Hal Singer, reckoned by many to be the father of the honking r?n?b/rock?n?roll sax style, is born in Chicago, Illinois, USA. (1923)

Aug 22
1960

Brook Benton, LaVern Baker and Ben E. King play the fourth night in a week of shows at the Regal Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (1960)

Aug 22
1969

Country Joe And The Fish, The MC5 and Tyrannosaurus Rex [later to become T.Rex] play the first of two nights at The Kinetic Playground, 4812 North Clark Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (1969)

Aug 22
1979

Blues singer and guitarist John Lee Granderson dies of cancer in Chicago, Illinois, USA. (1979)

Aug 22
2008

Cyndi Lauper and MC Hammer play in the Macy's Glamorama 2008 concert at The Chicago Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2008)

Aug 22
2008

Eddie Vedder plays at The Auditorium Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2008)

Aug 22
2010

Crosby Stills And Nash play at Ravinia Festival, Highland Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2010)