World Music Day 2022: Everything You Need To Know
21st of June is designated as International Music Day or World Music Day to honour musicians and singers.
More than 120 countries mark World Music Day by hosting free public concerts in parks, stadiums, and other public spaces.
In 1982, World Music Day was first observed as Fête de la Musique in France.
The notion was created by Jack Lang, the French Minister of Culture, in 1981. Every year since then, World Music Day has been observed.
An all-night music celebration to mark the beginning of the summer solstice was proposed by Joel Cohen in France in 1976.
"Music on the Intersections" is the theme for World Music Day 2022.
On June 21, 2022, music fans are invited to celebrate their love of music by visiting street festivals or simply listening to their favourite music.
World Music Day has grown into a global phenomenon, with countries all over the world celebrating the day in their own distinctive ways.