August 7 in History
1970August 7, 1970:
“Just Another Band From L.A.”, a live compilation by American band ‘The Mothers of Invention’ is released.
1979August 7, 1979:
Rock band, Led Zeppelin performs what turned up to be their final live show in the United Kingdom.
1981August 7, 1981:
1985August 7, 1985:
Barbra Streisand begins the recording of her 24th studio album entitled "Broadway Album".
2003August 7, 2003:
American music band, The Osmonds is honored with a star on Hollywood’s Walk Of Fame.
2005August 7, 2005:
An unknown armed robber shoots the head of Marc Cohn in an attempt to steal his car. The award-winning singer surprisingly survived the attack.
2008August 7, 2008:
American entertainer, Jewel Kilcher marries Ty Murray, a rodeo cowboy. This followed a decade of dating.
2009August 7, 2009:
Renowned singer, Mike Seeger, dies as a result of cancer. The musician was known for his time with the group called New Lost City Ramblers.
2011August 7, 2011:
OutKast member, Big Boi is arrested by a police in Miami and charged with drug possession. The rapper is known for songs like "Royal Flush" and "Shutterbugg".
2012August 7, 2012:
Pop singer, Madonna shows her support to the group known as ‘Pu**y Riot’ while performing at a show in Moscow. The band were arrested for singing their song titled "Mother Of God, Putin's Run" in a cathederal in located in the city.