If you were born on Friday 17th January, 1986 then How You Remind Me by Nickelback was the #1 song on your 16th birthday. The song went to number one on December 22nd 2001 and stayed at the top of the charts for 4 weeks.
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Music highlights, January 2002
Tuesday, January 01, 2002
Eric Clapton marries his 25-year-old American girlfriend in a surprise wedding ceremony at a church in the English village of Ripley, Surrey.
Tuesday, January 08, 2002
The Black Crowes announce they are taking a hiatus.
Monday, January 14, 2002
Adam Ant is committed to a psychiatric hospital two days after being arrested for carrying a firearm into a London pub that he claimed was a fake.
Friday, January 18, 2002
Rapper C-Murder is arrested and charged with second-degree murder over a fatal shooting in a Harvey, Louisiana nightclub on January 12.
Wednesday, January 23, 2002
Virgin Records buys out its contract with Mariah Carey for $28 million, essentially paying her to not record any more music for the label.
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#1 songs on my birthday - 17th January
My birthday! (1986): 'Say You, Say Me' by Lionel Richie 1st birthday (1987): 'Shake You Down' by Gregory Abbott 2nd birthday (1988): 'Got My Mind Set On You' by George Harrison 3rd birthday (1989): 'My Prerogative' by Bobby Brown 4th birthday (1990): 'Another Day In Paradise' by Phil Collins 5th birthday (1991): 'Justify My Love' by Madonna 6th birthday (1992): 'Black or White' by Michael Jackson 7th birthday (1993): 'I Will Always Love You' by Whitney Houston 8th birthday (1994): 'Hero' by Mariah Carey 9th birthday (1995): 'On Bended Knee' by Boyz II Men 10th birthday (1996): 'One Sweet Day' by Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men 11th birthday (1997): 'Un-Break My Heart' by Toni Braxton 12th birthday (1998): 'Truly Madly Deeply' by Savage Garden 13th birthday (1999): 'Have You Ever?' by Brandy 14th birthday (2000): 'What A Girl Wants' by Christina Aguilera 15th birthday (2001): 'Independent Women Part 1' by Destiny's Child 16th birthday (2002): 'How You Remind Me' by Nickelback 17th birthday (2003): 'Lose Yourself' by Eminem 18th birthday (2004): 'Hey Ya!' by OutKast 19th birthday (2005): 'Let Me Love You' by Mario 20th birthday (2006): 'Laffy Taffy' by D4L 21st birthday (2007): 'Irreplaceable' by Beyonce 22nd birthday (2008): 'Low' by Flo-Rida feat. T-Pain 23rd birthday (2009): 'Just Dance' by Lady Gaga feat. Colby O'Donis 24th birthday (2010): 'TiK ToK' by Ke$ha 25th birthday (2011): 'Firework' by Katy Perry 26th birthday (2012): 'Sexy and I Know It' by LMFAO 27th birthday (2013): 'Locked Out of Heaven' by Bruno Mars 28th birthday (2014): 'The Monster' by Eminem featuring Rihanna 29th birthday (2015): 'Uptown Funk' by Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars 30th birthday (2016): 'Hello' by Adele 31st birthday (2017): 'Black Beatles' by Rae Sremmurd featuring Gucci Mane 32nd birthday (2018): 'Perfect' by Ed Sheeran duet with Beyonce 33rd birthday (2019): 'Without Me' by Halsey 34th birthday (2020): 'Circles' by Post Malone 35th birthday (2021): 'Mood' by 24kGoldn