1984 in music
This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 1984.
Eurovision Song Contest 1984
The Eurovision Song Contest 1984, the 29th event of its kind, was held on 5 May 1984 in Luxembourg. The presenter, Désirée Nosbusch, only 19 years old at the time, hosted the show in a lax manner, whi...
Mike & Brenda Sutton
Mike is the most common abbreviation or shorthand for Michael.The name Mike may refer to:
Touchstone (US-Irish band)
Touchstone was a band led by Irish musician Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill of The Bothy Band and Zan McLeod who had worked with singer/songwriter Mike Cross (musician). The band's music was traditional Irish m...
1984 RTHK Top 10 Gold Songs Awards
The 1984 RTHK Top 10 Gold Songs Awards (Chinese: 1984年度十大中文金曲得獎) was held in 1984 for the 1983 music season.
The top 10 songs (十大中文金曲) of 1984 are as follows.
Akhnaten (opera)
Akhnaten is an opera in three acts based on the life and religious convictions of the pharaoh Akhenaten (Amenhotep IV), written by the American minimalist composer Philip Glass in 1983. Akhnaten ha...
All Fall Down (The 77s album)
All Fall Down is the title of The 77s' second album, released in 1984 on the Exit Records label.
All Fall Down (The 77s album) - Wikipedia
MuchMusic
Much (formerly and commonly known as MuchMusic) is a Canadian English language Category A specialty channel owned by Bell Media.The channel first launched on August 31, 1984, under the ownership of CH...
MuchMusic - Wikipedia
Kuningas lähtee Ranskaan
Kuningas lähtee Ranskaan (English: The King Goes Forth to France) is an opera in three acts by Aulis Sallinen, based on the novel of the same title by Paavo Haavikko, who also wrote the libretto. ...
Tayster and Rojac Records
Tayster and Rojac Records was a record label run by Fat Jack Taylor out of Harlem World from 1979 until 1984. They recorded "Love Bug Starki's" First single produced by David MacDonald nicknamed "Migh...
The Abduction of Figaro
The Abduction of Figaro is a comic opera, described as "A Simply Grand Opera by P. D. Q. Bach," which is actually the work of composer Peter Schickele. It is a parody of opera in general, and the titl...
Downbound Train
"Downbound Train" is a song that appears on the 1984 Bruce Springsteen album Born in the U.S.A. The song is a lament to a lost spouse, and takes on a melancholy tone. Author Christopher Sandford des...
Just So (musical)
Just So is a musical by Anthony Drewe and George Stiles written in 1984 based on the Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling. Just So was produced by Cameron Mackintosh at the Watermill Theatre and Tricyc...
Ain't She Somethin' Else
"Ain't She Somethin' Else" is a song written by Bill Rice and Jerry Foster, and recorded by American country music artist Conway Twitty. It was released in November 1984 as the first single from his ...
Alert Records
Alert Music Inc. is a recording, publishing, producing and artist management company based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is also home to Alert Records, an independent record label. Founded by Presid...