Pop Music Chart Day
Pop Music Chart Day is held on January 4. This event in the first decade of the month january is annual.
National Festival of Chacarera in Argentina on January 1 (1st and 2nd, January. Festival of the santiagueña folkloric music with the participation of renown artists);
Composers Day in Mexico on January 15 (unofficially celebrated since 1965, officially since 1983);
National Disc Jockey Day in USA on January 20 (DJ Day is celebrated in remembrance of the death of Albert James Freed. Freed, also known as Moondog, was an influential disc jockey in the 1950s. He is credited with introducing the term “rock ‘n’ roll” to the world);
Kazoo Day on January 28 (Alabama Vest of Macon Georgia made the first Kazoo in the 1840's. Actually, he conceived the Kazoo, and had Thaddeus Von Clegg, a German clockmaster make it to his specifications);
Northern Lights Festival in Tromsø, Norway on January 30 (The Nordlysfestivalen or Northern Lights Festival has since its beginning in 1988, developed from a small classic music festival, to a huge ten days music festival in Tromsø);
The Day the Music Died on February 3 (On February 3, 1959, American rock and roll musicians Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and "The Big Bopper" J. P. Richardson were killed in a plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa, together with pilot Roger Peterson)