1958 – Johnny Cash inked a deal with Columbia Records.
1972 – Paul McCartney appeared on stage for the first time since 1966 when Wings opened at Chateauvillon in the south of France.
1974 – Crosby, Stills, and Nash began a reunion tour in Seattle.
1977 – Elvis Costello quit his job as a computer operator at a cosmetic factory to pursue music.
1995 – The Grateful Dead performed their last concert with Jerry Garcia at Soldier Field in Chicago.
1996 – Prince released the album Chaos and Disorder.
1998 – Scott Weiland had a bench warrant issued for him after missing his second court date. The singer was ordered to face a judge on drug possession charges.