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This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 2007.

Contents

Events

January

February

March

April

Arcturus officially announce that they will be splitting up because they are too busy with other matters to focus on the band.

May

June

July

August

September

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October

November

December

Bands formed

Returning performers

Bands disbanded

Bands re-formed

Bands on hiatus

Albums released

Best-selling albums globally

The best-selling records in 2007 according to IFPI[16]:

Position Album Title Artist
1 The Best Damn Thing Avril Lavigne
2 Taylor Swift Taylor Swift
3 Back to Black Amy Winehouse
4 Noël Josh Groban
5 Long Road Out Of Eden The Eagles
6 Minutes to Midnight Linkin Park
7 As I Am Alicia Keys
8 Call Me Irresponsible Michael Bublé
9 Life In Cartoon Motion Mika
10 Not Too Late Norah Jones

Acclaimed Music

AcclaimedMusic.net's Top Albums from 2007

  1. In RainbowsRadiohead
  2. Sound of SilverLCD Soundsystem
  3. Neon BibleArcade Fire
  4. KalaM.I.A.
  5. Person PitchPanda Bear
  6. For Emma, Forever AgoBon Iver
  7. BoxerThe National
  8. UntrueBurial
  9. Oracular SpectacularMGMT
  10. MirroredBattles
  11. Justice
  12. Strawberry JamAnimal Collective
  13. The ReminderFeist
  14. Ga Ga Ga Ga GaSpoon
  15. GraduationKanye West

AcclaimedMusic.net's Top Songs from 2007

  1. "All My Friends" — LCD Soundsystem
  2. "D.A.N.C.E." — Justice
  3. "Umbrella" — Rihanna
  4. "Atlas" — Battles
  5. "Paper Planes" — M.I.A.
  6. "1234" — Feist
  7. "Stronger" — Kanye West
  8. "Golden Skans" — Klaxons
  9. "Dashboard" — Modest Mouse
  10. "No Pussy Blues" — Grinderman
  11. "International Player's Anthem (I Choose You)" — UGK
  12. "North American Scum" — LCD Soundsystem
  13. "Jimmy" — M.I.A.
  14. "Someone GreatLCD Soundsystem
  15. "Keep the Car Running" — Arcade Fire

Classical music

Instrumental works

Opera

Ballet

Musical film

  • Hairspray - an adaptation of the Tony Award-winning 2002 Broadway musical of the same name, itself adapted from John Waters' 1988 comedy film. It was released July 20, 2007.
  • Across the Universe a musical which tells a love story during war times, using adapted versions of music from The Beatles. It was widely released October 12, 2007.

Musical theater

Musical television

Deaths

January-February

March-April

May-June

July-August

September-October

November-December

References

  1. ^ The Police reunion?, Sputnikmusic, 01-03-2006
  2. ^ Rumors swirl about possible Police reunion, MSNBC, retrieved 11/01/06
  3. ^ Police reunite to open Grammy awards, Inthenews, retrieved February 1, 2007
  4. ^ "Smashing Pumpkins Reveal Album Title, Release Date". Pitchfork Media. 2007-02-07. http://www.pitchforkmedia.com/page/news/41006/Smashing_Pumpkins_Reveal_Album_Title_Release_Date#41006. Retrieved 2007-02-07.  
  5. ^ "Brand new Circle Jerks song streaming". Punknews.org. 2007-02-28. http://www.punknews.org/article/22459. Retrieved 2007-03-01.  
  6. ^ "Matchbook Romance (1997–2007)". Punknews.org. 2007-03-12. http://www.punknews.org/article/22691. Retrieved 2007-03-13.  
  7. ^ "Bad Religion to release "New Maps Of Hell" on July 10th". Pitchfork Media. 2007-03-16. http://www.punknews.org/article/22768. Retrieved 2007-03-16.  
  8. ^ "Patrick Wolf announces his retirement…". http://patrickwolf.proboards37.com/index.cgi?board=pw&action=display&thread=1176968699&page=5#1177265579.  
  9. ^ "…and then denies it.". http://www.pitchforkmedia.com/article/news/42602-exclusive-patrick-wolf-explains-his-retirement.  
  10. ^ "D.I. name reunion album". Tartarean Desire. 2007-05-11. http://www.tartareandesire.com/news/D.I._name_reunion_album/8276/. Retrieved 2007-05-15.  
  11. ^ "KROQ Weenie Roast Lineup Announced". Ultimate-Guitar.com. 2007-05-01. http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/news/upcoming_tours/kroq_weenie_roast_lineup_announced.html. Retrieved 2007-05-10.  
  12. ^ "Offspring Confirm Summer Gig". Ultimate-Guitar.com. 2007-03-16. http://www.punknews.org/article/22459. Retrieved 2007-04-09.  
  13. ^ Westminster honours Small Faces and Don Arden with Green Plaque
  14. ^ "Weird Al" Yankovic: Live Performances
  15. ^ [1]
  16. ^ IFPI - 50 Top Selling Albums 2007

See also


List of years in music (Table)
1997199819992000200120022003 •   
200420052006 2007 200820092010
   2011 • 2012 • 2013 • 2014 • 2015 • 2016 • 2017
Related time period or subjects
2004200520062007200820092010
1970s1980s1990s2000s2010s2020s2030s
[[20Template:Safesubst:Template:Safesubst:Template:Safesubst: century]] – [[21Template:Safesubst:Template:Safesubst:Template:Safesubst: century]] – [[22Template:Safesubst:Template:Safesubst:Template:Safesubst: century]]
Art Archaeology Architecture Literature Music Science more

This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 2007.

Contents

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

.[11]

September

October

November

December

Bands formed

Returning performers

Bands disbanded

Bands re-formed

Bands on hiatus

Albums released

Best-selling albums globally

The best-selling records in 2007 according to IFPI:[16]

Position Album Title Artist
1 The Best Damn Thing Avril Lavigne
2 Carnival Ride Carrie Underwood
3 Back to Black Amy Winehouse
4 Noël Josh Groban
5 Long Road Out Of Eden The Eagles
6 Minutes to Midnight Linkin Park
7 As I Am Alicia Keys
8 Call Me Irresponsible Michael Bublé
9 Life In Cartoon Motion Mika
10 Not Too Late Norah Jones

Classical music

Instrumental works

  • Lera Auerbach - Symphony No. 1 "Chimera"
  • Lorenzo Ferrero
    • Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2
    • Fantasy Suite
  • Nigel Hess - Piano Concerto
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen
    • Balance, for flute, English horn, and bass clarinet
    • Glück (Bliss), for oboe, English horn, and bassoon
    • Hoffnung (Hope), for violin, viola, and cello
    • Glanz (Brilliance), for oboe, clarinet, bassoon, trumpet, trombone, tuba, and viola
    • Treue (Fidelity), for E-flat clarinet, basset horn, and bass clarinet
    • Erwachen (Awakening), for soprano saxophone, trumpet, and cello
    • Uversa, for basset-horn and electronic music
    • Nebadon, for horn and electronic music
    • Edentia, for soprano saxophone and electronic music
    • Paradies (Paradise), for flute and electronic music

Vocal music

Electronic music

Opera

Ballet

Musical film

  • Hairspray - an adaptation of the Tony Award-winning 2002 Broadway musical of the same name, itself adapted from John Waters' 1988 comedy film. It was released July 20, 2007.
  • Across the Universe a musical which tells a love story during war times, using adapted versions of music from The Beatles. It was widely released October 12, 2007.

Musical theater

Musical television

Births

Deaths

January-February

March-April

May-June

July-August

September-October

November-December

References

  1. ^ The Police reunion?, Sputnikmusic, 01-03-2006
  2. ^ Rumors swirl about possible Police reunion, MSNBC, retrieved 11/01/06
  3. ^ Police reunite to open Grammy awards, Inthenews. Retrieved February 1, 2007.
  4. ^ "Brand new Circle Jerks song streaming". Punknews.org. 2007-02-28. http://www.punknews.org/article/22459. Retrieved 2007-03-01. 
  5. ^ "Matchbook Romance (1997–2007)". Punknews.org. 2007-03-12. http://www.punknews.org/article/22691. Retrieved 2007-03-13. 
  6. ^ "Bad Religion to release "New Maps Of Hell" on July 10th". Pitchfork Media. 2007-03-16. http://www.punknews.org/article/22768. Retrieved 2007-03-16. 
  7. ^ "Patrick Wolf announces his retirement…". http://patrickwolf.proboards37.com/index.cgi?board=pw&action=display&thread=1176968699&page=5#1177265579. 
  8. ^ "…and then denies it.". Archived from the original on 2007-04-29. http://web.archive.org/web/20070429031536/http://www.pitchforkmedia.com/article/news/42602-exclusive-patrick-wolf-explains-his-retirement. 
  9. ^ "D.I. name reunion album". Tartarean Desire. 2007-05-11. http://www.tartareandesire.com/news/D.I._name_reunion_album/8276/. Retrieved 2007-05-15. 
  10. ^ "KROQ Weenie Roast Lineup Announced". Ultimate-Guitar.com. 2007-05-01. http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/news/upcoming_tours/kroq_weenie_roast_lineup_announced.html. Retrieved 2007-05-10. 
  11. ^ "Iran detains scores at "satanic" rock gig: media". Reuters. August 4, 2007. http://www.reuters.com/article/newsOne/idUSL0423282220070804. 
  12. ^ "Offspring Confirm Summer Gig". Ultimate-Guitar.com. 2007-03-16. http://www.punknews.org/article/22459. Retrieved 2007-04-09. 
  13. ^ Westminster honours Small Faces and Don Arden with Green Plaque
  14. ^ "Weird Al" Yankovic: Live Performances
  15. ^ Out of the Shadows :: The Amy Lee Campaign to End Epilepsy
  16. ^ IFPI - 50 Top Selling Albums 2007

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