As long as there are songs to be written, artists who perform it and people who listen and appreciate music, the opportunity for a music critic is vast. The main tasks of music journalists ate to write reviews and conduct interviews with musicians and performers. The articles they write should be based on both fact and their personal, impartial reaction to the music, song, artist, concert, etc.
This Day in Music History: On this day in 1955, the song "Rock Around The Clock" by Bill Haley and the Comets was on top of the charts. Also on this day in 1983, the song "Every Breath You Take" by the Police topped the charts.