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Timeline of musical events

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Timeline of musical events

Contents:
Ancient music – Early history – 1500s – 1510s – 1520s – 1530s – 1540s – 1550s – 1560s – 1570s – 1580s – 1590s – 1600s – 1610s – 1620s – 1630s – 1640s – 1650s – 1660s – 1670s – 1680s – 1690s – 1700s – 1710s – 1720s – 1730s – 1740s – 1750s – 1760s – 1770s – 1780s – 1790s – 1800s – 1810s – 1820s – 1830s – 1840s – 1850s – 1860s – 1870s – 1880s – 1890s – 1900s – 1910s – 1920s – 1930s – 1940s – 1950s – 1960s – 1970s – 1980s – 1990s – 2000s – 2010s
This page indexes the individual year in music pages.
Popular music
Timeline of musical events
List of popular music genres

2010s

2000s

Live 8 concerts took place in 9 countries worldwide during 2005.

List of 10 best-selling albums of the 2000s

  1. The Beatles - 1 - 31 million[3] - 2000
  2. Norah Jones - Come Away with Me - 26 million[4] - 2002
  3. Backstreet Boys - Black & Blue - 24 million[5][6] - 2000
  4. Linkin Park - Hybrid Theory - 24 million[7] - 2000
  5. Britney Spears - Oops!... I Did It Again - 20 million[8] - 2000
  6. Usher - Confessions - 20 million[9] - 2004
  7. Eminem - The Eminem Show - 19 million[10] - 2002
  8. Eminem - The Marshall Mathers LP - 19 million[10][11] - 2000
  9. Avril Lavigne - Let Go - 17 million[12] - 2002
  10. Evanescence - Fallen - 17 million[13] - 2003

1990s

List of 10 best-selling albums of the 1990s

  1. Whitney Houston / Various artists - The Bodyguard - 45 million[18][19] - 1992
  2. Backstreet Boys - Millennium - 30 million[20][21] - 1999
  3. Shania Twain - Come On Over - 40 million[22] - 1997
  4. Alanis Morissette - Jagged Little Pill - 33 million[23] - 1995
  5. Mariah Carey - Music Box - 32 million[24] - 1993
  6. Celine Dion - Falling into You - 32 million[25] - 1996
  7. Michael Jackson - Dangerous - 32 million[26][27] - 1991
  8. Celine Dion - Let's Talk About Love - 31 million[28] - 1997
  9. Madonna - The Immaculate Collection - 30 million[29][30] - 1990
  10. Britney Spears - ...Baby One More Time - 30 million[31][32] - 1999

1980s

1970s

1960s

1950s

1940s

1930s

1920s

1910s

1900s

1890s

1880s

1870s

1860s

1850s

1840s

1830s

1820s

1810s

1800s

1790s

1780s

1770s

1760s

1750s

1740s

1730s

1720s

1710s

1700s

1690s

1680s

1670s

1660s

1650s

1640s

1630s

1620s

1610s

1600s

1590s

1580s

1570s

1560s

1550s

1540s

1530s

1520s

1510s

1500s

Early history

15th Century

14th Century

13th Century

12th Century

Ancient Music

References

  1. ^ Madonna Breaks iTunes Pre-Order Record With 'MDNA' | Prefix
  2. ^ Hung Up
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  15. ^ Michael Jackson
  16. ^ a b MTV - Michael Jackson Biography
  17. ^ Sex (book)
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External links

  • Music Timeline A Chronology Of Music From Prehistory To The Present Day.
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