We attend lots of parties, weddings, and functions our life. Also, we go to nightclubs in our daily life. In these events, we saw a person dancing and playing songs behind the music desk. We call him, Disc Jockey in short DJ.
Did you how it starts? Or what is the history behind this? Moreover, how people celebrate National Disc Jockey day on every 20th January. If you have answers to these questions and want the answers to these, then read the following paragraphs to get answers to all your questions about National Disc Jockey Day.
History Of National Disc Jockey Day
It starts in 1909 from a radio experiment, Where a 16-year-old boy Ray Newby plays some songs on an on-air station during an event, which make him the first Disc jockey in the world. But, at that time Disc Jockey word was didn’t exist.
Around 25 years later, an American radio commentator Walter Winchell use the “Disc” word for the Disc recodes, and Jockey was used for the machine operator. That’s how Disc Jockey term was founded.
Who is the most famous Disc Jockey?
In the past and present time, lots of Disc jockeys are famous for their work. But, Robert Weston Smith is known as a Wolfman Jack was the most famous Disc Jockey. As a child, he loves to listen to R&B music on the radio and disc jockeys who play their music on the radio station.
Wolfman starts his career in 1962 working as a disc jockey at KCIJ/1050 in Shreveport, Louisiana. He was famous for his gravelly voice, he credited it for his success, saying, “It’s kept meat and potatoes on the table for years for Wolfman and Wolfwoman. A couple of shots of whiskey helps it. I’ve got that nice raspy sound.”That’s how he got his name, Wolfman Jack.
How To Celebrate National Disc Jockey Day?
They are lots of ways to celebrate National Disc Jockey Day, Most common way to celebrate is to share the national Disc Jockey Day images on your social media account by using the hashtag #HappyNationalDiscJockeyDay or you can just #NationalDiscJockeyDay.
Moreover, you can find any disco or nightclub and spend well there. You can give respect to Disc Jockey over there as well. In my opinion, every single work is difficult on their level, we should respect every single work or professional.
Let us know in the comment section, what is your opinion my thought. Also, let us know how you will celebrate National Disc Jockey Day?
Here are some images to celebrate National Disc Jockey Day