Today in Music History for Sunday, March 9, 2014
- 1958 - Alto saxophonist Cannonball Adderley records Somethin’ Else, with trumpeter Miles Davis, pianist Hank Jones and drummer Art Blakey
- 1964 - Pianist Paul Bley records Turns, featuring tenor saxophonist John Gilmore
- 1969 - The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour is canceled by CBS
- 1976 - The Who's Keith Moon collapses onstage ten minutes into a performance at the Boston Garden.
- 1987 - Carole King is inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in New York City
- 1997 - The Notorious B.I.G. is shot to death while sitting in the passenger seat of a car after a Soul Train Awards party