WordPress Version Complete list (release date / code name)

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Here is a list of release dates for each version of WordPress. It also features the WordPress codename and the musicians it came from.

Versions list

Sorted in descending order from the most recent version. Navigate the page by clicking the version you want to find in the table of contents.

The WordPress codename takes its name from a jazz musician.

 

5.8(Tatum)

Version Release Date Musician
5.8 July 20, 2021 Art Tatum
5.8.1 September 9, 2021
5.8.2 November 10, 2021

5.7(Esperanza)

Version Release Date Musician
5.7 March 9, 2021 Esperanza Spalding
5.7.1 April 15, 2021
5.7.2 May 12, 2021
5.7.3 September 9, 2021
5.7.4 November 10, 2021

5.6(Simone)

Version Release Date Musician
5.6 December 8, 2020 Nina Simone
5.6.1 February 3, 2021
5.6.2 February 22, 2021
5.6.3 April 15, 2021
5.6.4 May 12, 2021
5.6.5 September 9, 2021
5.6.6 November 10, 2021

5.5(Eckstine)

Version Release Date Musician
5.5 August 11, 2020 Billy Eckstine
5.5.1 September 1, 2020
5.5.2 October 29, 2020
5.5.3 October 30, 2020
5.5.4 April 15, 2021
5.5.5 May 12, 2021
5.5.6 September 9, 2021
5.5.7 November 10, 2021

5.4(Adderley)

Version Release Date Musician
5.4 March 31, 2020 Nat Adderley
5.4.1 April 29, 2020
5.4.2 June 10, 2020
5.4.3 October 29, 2020
5.4.4 October 30, 2020
5.4.5 April 15, 2021
5.4.6 May 12, 2021
5.4.7 September 9, 2021
5.4.8 November 10, 2021

5.3(Kirk)

Version Release Date Musician
5.3 November 12, 2019 Rahsaan Roland Kirk
5.3.1 December 12, 2019
5.3.2 December 18, 2019
5.3.3 April 29, 2020
5.3.4 June 10, 2020
5.3.5 October 29, 2020
5.3.6 October 30, 2020
5.3.7 April 15, 2021
5.3.8 May 12, 2021
5.3.9 November 10, 2021

5.2(Jaco)

Version Release Date Musician
5.2 May 7, 2019 Jaco Pastorius
5.2.1 May 21, 2019
5.2.2 June 18, 2019
5.2.3 September 4, 2019
5.2.4 October 14, 2019
5.2.5 December 12, 2019
5.2.6 April 29, 2020
5.2.7 June 10, 2020
5.2.8 October 29, 2020
5.2.9 October 30, 2020
5.2.10 April 15, 2021
5.2.11 May 12, 2021
5.2.12 November 10, 2021

5.1(Betty)

Version Release Date Musician
5.1 February 21, 2019 Betty Carter
5.1.1 March 13, 2019
5.1.2 September 4, 2019
5.1.3 October 14, 2019
5.1.4 December 12, 2019
5.1.5 April 29, 2020
5.1.6 June 10, 2020
5.1.7 October 29, 2020
5.1.8 October 30, 2020
5.1.9 April 15, 2021
5.1.10 May 13, 2021

5.0(Bebo)

Version Release Date Musician
5.0 December 6, 2018 Bebo Valdés
5.0.1 December 12, 2018
5.0.2 December 19, 2018
5.0.3 January 9, 2019
5.0.4 May 21, 2019
5.0.6 September 4, 2019
5.0.7 October 14, 2019
5.0.8 December 12, 2019
5.0.9 April 29, 2020
5.0.10 June 10, 2020
5.0.11 October 29, 2020
5.0.12 April 15, 2021
5.0.13 May 13, 2021

4.9(Tipton)

Version Release Date Musician
4.9 November 15, 2017 Billy Tipton
4.9.1 November 29, 2017
4.9.2 January 16, 2018
4.9.3 February 5, 2018
4.9.4 February 6, 2018
4.9.5 April 3, 2018
4.9.6 May 17, 2018
4.9.7 July 5, 2018
4.9.8 August 2, 2018
4.9.9 December 12, 2018
4.9.10 March 13, 2019
4.9.11 September 4, 2019
4.9.12 October 14, 2019
4.9.13 December 12, 2019
4.9.14 April 29, 2020
4.9.15 June 10, 2020
4.9.16 October 29, 2020
4.9.17 April 15, 2021
4.9.18 May 13, 2021

4.8(Evans)

Version Release Date Musician
4.8 June 8, 2017 William John “Bill” Evans
4.8.1 August 2, 2017
4.8.2 September 19, 2017
4.8.3 October 31, 2017
4.8.4 November 29, 2017
4.8.5 January 16, 2018
4.8.6 April 3, 2018
4.8.7 July 5, 2018
4.8.8 December 12, 2018
4.8.9 March 13, 2019
4.8.10 September 4, 2019
4.8.11 October 14, 2019
4.8.12 December 12, 2019
4.8.13 April 29, 2020
4.8.14 June 10, 2020
4.8.15 October 29, 2020
4.8.16 April 15, 2021
4.8.17 May 13, 2021

4.7(Vaughan)

Version Release Date Musician
4.7 December 6, 2016 Sarah “Sassy” Vaughan
4.7.1 January 11, 2017
4.7.2 January 26, 2017
4.7.3 March 6, 2017
4.7.4 April 20, 2017
4.7.5 May 16, 2017
4.7.6 September 19, 2017
4.7.7 October 31, 2017
4.7.8 November 29, 2017
4.7.9 January 16, 2018
4.7.10 April 3, 2018
4.7.11 July 5, 2018
4.7.12 December 12, 2018
4.7.13 March 13, 2019
4.7.14 September 4, 2019
4.7.15 October 14, 2019
4.7.16 December 12, 2019
4.7.17 April 29, 2020
4.7.18 June 10, 2020
4.7.19 October 29, 2020
4.7.20 April 15, 2021
4.7.21 May 13, 2021

4.6(Pepper)

Version Delease Date Musician
4.6 August 16, 2016 Pepper Adams
4.6.1 September 7, 2016
4.6.2 January 11, 2017
4.6.3 January 26, 2017
4.6.4 March 6, 2017
4.6.5 April 20, 2017
4.6.6 May 16, 2017
4.6.7 September 19, 2017
4.6.8 October 31, 2017
4.6.9 November 29, 2017
4.6.10 January 16, 2018
4.6.11 April 3, 2018
4.6.12 July 5, 2018
4.6.13 December 12, 2018
4.6.14 March 13, 2019
4.6.15 September 4, 2019
4.6.16 October 14, 2019
4.6.17 December 12, 2019
4.6.18 April 29, 2020
4.6.19 June 10, 2020
4.6.20 October 29, 2020
4.6.21 May 13, 2021

4.5(Coleman)

Version Release Date Musician
4.5 April 12, 2016 Coleman Hawkins
4.5.1 April 26, 2016
4.5.2 May 6, 2016
4.5.3 June 21, 2016
4.5.4 September 7, 2016
4.5.5 January 11, 2017
4.5.6 January 26, 2017
4.5.7 March 6, 2017
4.5.8 April 20, 2017
4.5.9 May 16, 2017
4.5.10 September 19, 2017
4.5.11 October 31, 2017
4.5.12 November 29, 2017
4.5.13 January 16, 2018
4.5.14 April 3, 2018
4.5.15 July 5, 2018
4.5.16 December 12, 2018
4.5.17 March 13, 2019
4.5.18 September 4, 2019
4.5.19 October 14, 2019
4.5.20 December 12, 2019
4.5.21 April 29, 2020
4.5.22 June 10, 2020
4.5.23 October 29, 2020
4.5.24 May 13, 2021

4.4(Clifford)

Version Release Date Musician
4.4 December 8, 2015 Clifford Brown
4.4.1 January 6, 2016
4.4.2 February 2, 2016
4.4.3 May 6, 2016
4.4.4 June 21, 2016
4.4.5 September 7, 2016
4.4.6 January 11, 2017
4.4.7 January 26, 2017
4.4.8 March 6, 2017
4.4.9 April 20, 2017
4.4.10 May 16, 2017
4.4.11 September 19, 2017
4.4.12 October 31, 2017
4.4.13 November 29, 2017
4.4.14 January 16, 2018
4.4.15 April 3, 2018
4.4.16 July 5, 2018
4.4.17 December 12, 2018
4.4.18 March 13, 2019
4.4.19 September 4, 2019
4.4.20 October 14, 2019
4.4.21 December 12, 2019
4.4.22 April 29, 2020
4.4.23 June 10, 2020
4.4.24 October 29, 2020
4.4.25 May 13, 2021

4.3(Billie)

Version Release Date Musician
4.3 August 18, 2015 Billie Holiday
4.3.1 September 15, 2015
4.3.2 January 6, 2016
4.3.3 February 2, 2016
4.3.4 May 6, 2016
4.3.5 June 21, 2016
4.3.6 September 7, 2016
4.3.7 January 11, 2017
4.3.8 January 26, 2017
4.3.9 March 6, 2017
4.3.10 April 20, 2017
4.3.11 May 16, 2017
4.3.12 September 19, 2017
4.3.13 October 31, 2017
4.3.14 November 29, 2017
4.3.15 January 16, 2018
4.3.16 April 3, 2018
4.3.17 July 5, 2018
4.3.18 December 12, 2018
4.3.19 March 13, 2019
4.3.20 September 4, 2019
4.3.21 October 14, 2019
4.3.22 December 12, 2019
4.3.23 April 29, 2020
4.3.24 June 10, 2020
4.3.25 October 29, 2020
4.3.26 May 13, 2021

4.2(Powell)

Version Release Date Musician
4.2 April 23, 2015 Bud Powell
4.2.1 April 27, 2015
4.2.2 May 7, 2015
4.2.3 July 23, 2015
4.2.4 August 4, 2015
4.2.5 September 15, 2015
4.2.6 January 6, 2016
4.2.7 February 2, 2016
4.2.8 May 6, 2016
4.2.9 June 21, 2016
4.2.10 September 7, 2016
4.2.11 January 11, 2017
4.2.12 January 26, 2017
4.2.13 March 6, 2017
4.2.14 April 20, 2017
4.2.15 May 16, 2017
4.2.16 September 19, 2017
4.2.17 October 31, 2017
4.2.18 November 29, 2017
4.2.19 January 16, 2018
4.2.20 April 3, 2018
4.2.21 July 5, 2018
4.2.22 December 12, 2018
4.2.23 March 13, 2019
4.2.24 September 4, 2019
4.2.25 October 14, 2019
4.2.26 December 12, 2019
4.2.27 April 29, 2020
4.2.28 June 10, 2020
4.2.29 October 29, 2020
4.2.30 May 13, 2021

4.1(Dinah)

Version Release Date Musician
4.1 December 17, 2014 Dinah Washington
4.1.1 February 18, 2015
4.1.2 April 21, 2015
4.1.3 April 23, 2015
4.1.4 April 27, 2015
4.1.5 May 7, 2015
4.1.6 July 23, 2015
4.1.7 August 4, 2015
4.1.8 September 15, 2015
4.1.9 January 6, 2016
4.1.10 February 2, 2016
4.1.11 May 6, 2016
4.1.12 June 21, 2016
4.1.13 September 7, 2016
4.1.14 January 11, 2017
4.1.15 January 26, 2017
4.1.16 March 6, 2017
4.1.17 April 20, 2017
4.1.18 May 16, 2017
4.1.19 September 19, 2017
4.1.20 October 31, 2017
4.1.21 November 29, 2017
4.1.22 January 16, 2018
4.1.23 April 3, 2018
4.1.24 July 5, 2018
4.1.25 December 12, 2018
4.1.26 March 13, 2019
4.1.27 September 4, 2019
4.1.28 October 14, 2019
4.1.29 December 12, 2019
4.1.30 April 29, 2020
4.1.31 June 10, 2020
4.1.32 October 29, 2020
4.1.33 May 13, 2021

4.0(Benny)

Version Release Date Musician
4.0 September 4, 2014 Benny Goodman
4.0.1 November 20, 2014
4.0.2 April 21, 2015
4.0.3 April 23, 2015
4.0.4 April 27, 2015
4.0.5 May 7, 2015
4.0.6 July 23, 2015
4.0.7 August 4, 2015
4.0.8 September 15, 2015
4.0.9 January 6, 2016
4.0.10 February 2, 2016
4.0.11 May 6, 2016
4.0.12 June 21, 2016
4.0.13 September 7, 2016
4.0.14 January 11, 2017
4.0.15 January 26, 2017
4.0.16 March 6, 2017
4.0.17 April 20, 2017
4.0.18 May 16, 2017
4.0.19 September 19, 2017
4.0.20 October 31, 2017
4.0.21 November 29, 2017
4.0.22 January 16, 2018
4.0.23 April 3, 2018
4.0.24 July 5, 2018
4.0.25 December 12, 2018
4.0.26 March 13, 2019
4.0.27 September 4, 2019
4.0.28 October 14, 2019
4.0.29 December 12, 2019
4.0.30 April 29, 2020
4.0.31 June 10, 2020
4.0.32 October 29, 2020
4.0.33 May 13, 2021

3.9(Smith)

Version Release Date Musician
3.9 April 16, 2014 Jimmy Smith
3.9.1 May 8, 2014
3.9.2 August 6, 2014
3.9.3 November 20, 2014
3.9.4 April 21, 2015
3.9.5 April 23, 2015
3.9.6 May 7, 2015
3.9.7 July 23, 2015
3.9.8 August 4, 2015
3.9.9 September 15, 2015
3.9.10 January 6, 2016
3.9.11 February 2, 2016
3.9.12 May 6, 2016
3.9.13 June 21, 2016
3.9.14 September 7, 2016
3.9.15 January 11, 2017
3.9.16 January 26, 2017
3.9.17 March 6, 2017
3.9.18 April 20, 2017
3.9.19 May 16, 2017
3.9.20 September 19, 2017
3.9.21 October 31, 2017
3.9.22 November 29, 2017
3.9.23 January 16, 2018
3.9.24 April 3, 2018
3.9.25 July 5, 2018
3.9.26 December 12, 2018
3.9.27 March 13, 2019
3.9.28 September 4, 2019
3.9.29 October 14, 2019
3.9.30 December 12, 2019
3.9.31 April 29, 2020
3.9.32 June 10, 2020
3.9.33 October 29, 2020
3.9.34 May 13, 2021

3.8(Parker)

Version Release Date Musician
3.8 December 12, 2013 Charlie Parker
3.8.1 January 23, 2014
3.8.2 April 8, 2014
3.8.3 April 14, 2014
3.8.4 August 6, 2014
3.8.5 November 20, 2014
3.8.6 April 21, 2015
3.8.7 April 23, 2015
3.8.8 May 7, 2015
3.8.9 July 23, 2015
3.8.10 August 4, 2015
3.8.11 September 15, 2015
3.8.12 January 6, 2016
3.8.13 February 2, 2016
3.8.14 May 6, 2016
3.8.15 June 21, 2016
3.8.16 September 7, 2016
3.8.17 January 11, 2017
3.8.18 January 26, 2017
3.8.19 March 6, 2017
3.8.20 April 20, 2017
3.8.21 May 16, 2017
3.8.22 September 19, 2017
3.8.23 October 31, 2017
3.8.24 November 29, 2017
3.8.25 January 16, 2018
3.8.26 April 3, 2018
3.8.27 July 5, 2018
3.8.28 December 12, 2018
3.8.29 March 13, 2019
3.8.30 September 4, 2019
3.8.31 October 14, 2019
3.8.32 December 12, 2019
3.8.33 April 29, 2020
3.8.34 June 10, 2020
3.8.35 October 29, 2020
3.8.36 May 13, 2021

3.7(Basie)

Version Release Date Musician
3.7 October 24, 2013 Count Basie
3.7.1 October 29, 2013
3.7.2 April 8, 2014
3.7.3 April 14, 2014
3.7.4 August 6, 2014
3.7.5 November 20, 2014
3.7.6 April 21, 2015
3.7.7 April 23, 2015
3.7.8 May 7, 2015
3.7.9 July 23, 2015
3.7.10 August 4, 2015
3.7.11 September 15, 2015
3.7.12 January 6, 2016
3.7.13 February 2, 2016
3.7.14 May 6, 2016
3.7.15 June 21, 2016
3.7.16 September 7, 2016
3.7.17 January 11, 2017
3.7.18 January 26, 2017
3.7.19 March 6, 2017
3.7.20 April 20, 2017
3.7.21 May 16, 2017
3.7.22 September 19, 2017
3.7.23 October 31, 2017
3.7.24 November 29, 2017
3.7.25 January 16, 2018
3.7.26 April 3, 2018
3.7.27 July 5, 2018
3.7.28 December 12, 2018
3.7.29 March 13, 2019
3.7.30 September 4, 2019
3.7.31 October 14, 2019
3.7.32 December 12, 2019
3.7.33 April 29, 2020
3.7.34 June 10, 2020
3.7.35 October 29, 2020
3.7.36 May 13, 2021

3.6(Oscar)

Version Release Date Musician
3.6 August 1, 2013 Oscar Peterson
3.6.1 September 11, 2013

3.5(Elvin)

Version Release Date Musician
3.5 December 11, 2012 Elvin Jones
3.5.1 January 24, 2013
3.5.2 June 21, 2013

3.4(Green)

Version Release Date Musician
3.4 June 13, 2012 Grant Green
3.4.1 June 27, 2012
3.4.2 September 6, 2012

3.3(Sonny)

Version Release Date Musician
3.3 December 12, 2011 Sonny Stitt
3.3.1 January 3, 2012
3.3.2 April 20, 2012
3.3.3 June 27, 2012

3.2(Gershwin)

Version Release Date Musician
3.2 July 4, 2011 George Gershwin
3.2.1 July 12, 2011

3.1(Reinhardt)

Version Release Date Musician
3.1 February 23, 2011 Django Reinhardt
3.1.1 April 5, 2011
3.1.2 April 26, 2011
3.1.3 May 25, 2011
3.1.4 June 29, 2011

3.0(Thelonious)

Version Release Date Musician
3.0 June 17, 2010 Thelonious Monk
3.0.1 July 29, 2010
3.0.2 November 30, 2010
3.0.3 December 8, 2010
3.0.4 December 29, 2010
3.0.5 February 7, 2011
3.0.6 April 26, 2011

2.9(Carmen)

Version Release Date Musician
2.9 December 18, 2009 Carmen McRae
2.9.1 January 4, 2010
2.9.2 February 15, 2010

2.8(Baker)

Version Release Date Musician
2.8 June 10, 2009 Chet Baker
2.8.1 July 9, 2009
2.8.2 July 20, 2009
2.8.3 August 3, 2009
2.8.4 August 12, 2009
2.8.5 October 20, 2009
2.8.6 November 12, 2009

2.7(Coltrane)

Version Release Date Musician
2.7 December 10, 2008 John Coltrane
2.7.1 February 10, 2009

2.6(Tyner)

Version Release Date Musician
2.6 July 15, 2008 McCoy Tyner
2.6.1 August 15, 2008
2.6.2 September 8, 2008
2.6.3 October 23, 2008
2.6.5 November 25, 2008

2.5(Brecker)

Version Release Date Musician
2.5 March 29, 2008 Michael Brecker
2.5.1 April 25, 2008

2.3(Dexter)

Version Release Date Musician
2.3 September 24, 2007 Dexter Gordon
2.3.1 October 26, 2007
2.3.2 December 29, 2007
2.3.3 February 5, 2008

2.2(Getz)

Version Release Date Musician
2.2 May 16, 2007 Stan Getz
2.2.1 June 21, 2007
2.2.2 August 5, 2007
2.2.3 September 8, 2007

2.1(Ella)

Version Release Date Musician
2.1 January 22, 2007 Ella Fitzgerald
2.1.1 February 21, 2007
2.1.2 March 2, 2007
2.1.3 April 3, 2007

2.0(Duke)

Version Release Date Musician
2.0 December 26, 2005 Duke Ellington
2.0.1 January 31, 2006
2.0.2 March 10, 2006
2.0.3 June 1, 2006
2.0.4 July 29, 2006
2.0.5 October 27, 2006 Ronan Boren
2.0.6 January 5, 2007
2.0.7 January 15, 2007
2.0.8 February 8, 2007
2.0.9 February 21, 2007
2.0.10 April 3, 2007
2.0.11 August 5, 2007

1.5(Strayhorn)

Version Release Date Musician
1.5 February 17, 2005 Billy Strayhorn
1.5.1 May 9, 2005
1.5.1.1 May 9, 2005
1.5.1.2 May 27, 2005
1.5.1.3 June 29, 2005
1.5.2 August 14, 2005

1.2(Mingus)

Version Release Date Musician
1.2 May 22, 2004 Charles Mingus
1.2.1 October 6, 2004
1.2.2 December 15, 2004

1.0(Miles)

Version Release Date Musician
1.0 January 3, 2004 Miles Davis
1.0.1 January 25, 2004
1.0.2 March 11, 2004 Art Blakey

0.7

Version Release Date Musician
0.7 May 27, 2003
0.71 June 9, 2003
0.711 June 25, 2003
0.72 October 11, 2003

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