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This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 2006.

List of years in music (table)

Contents

Specific locationsEdit

Specific genresEdit

EventsEdit

JanuaryEdit

FebruaryEdit

MarchEdit

AprilEdit

MayEdit

JuneEdit

JulyEdit

AugustEdit

SeptemberEdit

OctoberEdit

November–DecemberEdit

UndatedEdit

Bands formedEdit

Returning performersEdit

Bands disbandedEdit

Bands reformedEdit

Albums releasedEdit

Top 10 best-selling albums of 2006Edit

No. Artist Album Copies sold
1. High School Musical cast Soundtrack 8,500,000
2. Justin Timberlake FutureSex/LoveSounds 8,350,000
3. Nelly Furtado Loose 8,200,000
4. Red Hot Chili Peppers Stadium Arcadium 7,900,000
5. Carrie Underwood Some Hearts 6,900,000
6. Pink I'm Not Dead 6,500,000
7. Beyoncé B'Day 5,700,000
8. The Beatles Love 5,650,000
9. Daughtry Daughtry 4,900,000
10. Taylor Swift Taylor Swift 4,500,000

Song released in 2006Edit

Top hits on record in the worldEdit

United StatesEdit

Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 Hits
Billboard Hot 100 Hits – Singles which have ranked within Top 20

United KingdomEdit

The Official UK No. 1 Singles
The Official UK Hit Singles – Singles which have ranked within Top 20

AustraliaEdit

Australian ARIA Hit Singles – Singles which have ranked within Top 20

Classical musicEdit

OperaEdit

JazzEdit

Musical theaterEdit

Musical filmEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

January–FebruaryEdit

March–AprilEdit

May–JuneEdit

July–AugustEdit

September–OctoberEdit

November–DecemberEdit

Awards and contestsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Robertson, Jessica (January 17, 2006). "Eminem Remarries Kim". Rolling Stone. Retrieved April 21, 2013.
  2. ^ cjmarsicano (January 31, 2006). "Break-ups: Champion". Punknews.org. Archived from the original on March 11, 2008. Retrieved April 14, 2008.
  3. ^ "Eminem Files for Divorce – Again". People. April 5, 2006. Retrieved April 21, 2013.
  4. ^ anonymous (n.d.). "Thanks Jimi Festival 2006" (in Polish and English). cichonski.art.pl. Archived from the original on March 31, 2008. Retrieved April 15, 2008.
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  6. ^ Karlheinz Stockhausen, 2006 Stockhausen-Kurse Kürten: Programm zu den Interpretations- und Kompositionskursen und Konzerten der Musik von / Programme for the Interpretation and Composition Courses and Concerts of the Music of Karlheinz Stockhausen, 8. Juli bis 16. Juli 2006 in Kürten / from July 8 to 16, 2006 in Kuerten (Kürten: Stockhausen-Verlag, 2006), 19 & 39.
  7. ^ "Top of the Pops bows out". Blabbermouth.net. July 30, 2006. Retrieved April 21, 2013.
  8. ^ "Eddie Van Halen Says He Is Open To Playing With David Lee Roth Again". Blabbermouth.net. September 8, 2006. Retrieved April 21, 2013.
  9. ^ Semuels, Alana (October 7, 2006). "Tower Records to Sell Off Inventory". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 21, 2013.
  10. ^ "Nelly Furtado Guest Stars on 'Floribella' : Soul Shine Magazine". Soulshine.ca. Retrieved February 20, 2011.
  11. ^ TMZ Staff (November 7, 2006). "Britney Spears Files for Divorce". TMZ. Retrieved 2013-04-21.
  12. ^ unattributed (April 18, 2008). "Justin Timberlake". mariah-charts.com. Archived from the original on May 1, 2008. Retrieved April 19, 2008.
  13. ^ Sams, Christine (November 12, 2006). "Feathered Kylie's fans tickled pink". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved April 19, 2008.
  14. ^ Microsoft. "Microsoft to Put Zune Experience in Consumers' Hands on Nov. 14".[permanent dead link]
  15. ^ {{cite web|url=https://www.billboard.com/artist/279670/snow+patrol/biography |archiveurl=https://web.archive.org/web/20080413103702/http://https://www.billboard.com/artist/Illegal name entered snow//snow%2F/chart?f=Invalid chart name entered {{{chart}}}
  16. ^ Holland, Dexter (November 27, 2006). "Recording (Dexter)". The Offspring. Archived from the original on March 2, 2008. Retrieved April 19, 2008.
  17. ^ "Joyce Hatto (obituary)". Daily Telegraph. London. 2006-07-28. Retrieved 2007-09-30.

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