Today in Music History April 21st

April 21st

  • Paul Davis (I Go Crazy) is born in 1948. Died April 22, 2008
  • Dean Friedman (Ariel) is born in 1955
  • Al Wilson (Show and Tell) dies of kidney failure in 2008
  • Nina Simone (I Loves You Porgy) dies in 2003
  • Neil Diamond marries his third wife, manager Katie McNeil,in 2012
  • John Denver isthe first inductee into Colorado’s Music Hall of fame in 2011
  • Elton John has his first solo concert debut, opening for T.Rex in London in 1970
  • Natalie Cole and John Denver guest start on ABC-TV special, “Frank Sinatra and Friends” in 1977
  • Johnny Mathis records “Misty” in 1959