On this day, January 14th, several significant events in music history have taken place. One notable event occurred in 1967 when the iconic band The Doors released their self-titled debut album. The album featured classic songs such as “Break on Through (To the Other Side)” and “Light My Fire,” which helped catapult the band to fame and solidified their place in rock music history.

Another significant event that happened on this day was in 1978, when the influential punk band The Sex Pistols played their final show at the Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco. The band’s short-lived career was marked by controversy and rebellion, with their music and antics challenging societal norms and sparking a punk revolution.

In 1984, Michael Jackson’s album “Thriller” began its record-breaking run at the top of the Billboard charts. Featuring hit songs like “Billie Jean” and “Beat It,” “Thriller” went on to become the best-selling album of all time and solidified Jackson’s status as the King of Pop.

On a more somber note, on this day in 2016, the music world mourned the loss of iconic musician and cultural icon David Bowie. Bowie passed away at the age of 69 after a battle with cancer, leaving behind a legacy of groundbreaking music and unique artistry that continues to influence generations of artists.

These events on January 14th have left a lasting impact on the music industry and continue to be celebrated and remembered by fans around the world.