Intended as a one-off celebration of their career, the ‘One Night Only’ live show and album took Bee Gees on a victory lap around the world.
Few rock frontmen commanded a stage or a recording studio in the way that Hutchence did.
In a few short years, Sam's songs and vocal technique influenced so many of the upcoming generation of stars.
'Hallelujah, I Love Her So,' the last hit that Eddie was able to see climbing the UK charts, entered the UK charts on 22 January 1960.
ABBA’s fourth album, ‘Arrival’, went on to become the best-selling album in the UK in 1977, and contains their finest moments on record.
Peter Bardens came to the attention of record buyers when he joined Camel, but before this he'd already built a formidable reputation as a keyboard player.
The 'Mad Dogs & Englishmen' concert movie premiered on 22 January 1971, showing Joe Cocker at the peak of his powers.
After their late 1982 split, The Jam's name was seen in the UK singles chart again precisely one month later.
The single was released as “The Big O” got into the stride of his relatively recent deal with MGM Records.
After a highly successful 1966, Mr. Brown went into the new year with 'Bring It Up,' another top ten R&B winner.
Charles Edwin Hatcher on 21 January 1942 in Nashville. He's affectionately remembered by everyone who ever heard or met him as Edwin Starr.
It’s hard to remember a time when Bon Jovi weren’t yet world-beaters, but on 21 January 1984 they released their first, self-titled album.
Perhaps the best-known LP by the English outfit, the album is seen by many as their finest hour.
Adapting to the new funk scene of the early 70s, Booker T & The MGs released the perfectly titled ‘Melting Pot’, an album that still sounds in the moment.
The song, and Stevie's tireless campaigning, led directly to the enshrinement of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, observed in the US since January 1986.
For Martin Luther King Day, the 'Songs Of Protest and Progress' playlist features an uplifting selection of poignant music from the Concord Music catalogue.