This Day in Music

2000 - Eager journalists and hardcore fans alike mingle at the Sony IMAX Theater in New York's Lincoln Square for the North American unveiling of Radiohead's long-awaited fourth album ""Kid A."

2000 - Eager journalists and hardcore fans alike mingle at the Sony IMAX Theater in New York's Lincoln Square for the North American unveiling of Radiohead's long-awaited fourth album ""Kid A.""

1999 - Blues singer/pianist Katie Webster dies of heart failure at her home in League City, Texas. She is 63.

1997 - Sir Georg Solti, the Hungarian-born conductor who led the Chicago Symphony Orchestra to international fame as its music director for more than 20 years dies at the age of 84.

1997 - R&B newcomer Erykah Badu finds her hands literally full at the 1997 Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards as she garners an unprecedented four honors. Badu is named best R&B/soul or rap new artist, R&B/soul album of the year, the solo accolade for her debut set ""Baduizm,"" and best R&B/ soul single, solo and song of the honors for ""On & On.""

1992 - John Mellencamp marries model Elaine Irwin. It is the third marriage for the 40-year-old Indiana-born rocker and first for the 23-year-old model. The couple met in 1991 when Irwin appeared in the video for Mellencamp's ""Get a Leg Up.""

1976 - No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit: ""(Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty,"" KC & the Sunshine Band.

1946 - Jazz and R&B singer, drummer, and bandleader Buddy Miles is born.

1946 - Singer/songwriter Loudon Wainwright III is born.
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