Saturday, 2 October 2010

LED ZEPPELIN: Greatest Hard Rock Band

Led Zeppelin is a rock group from England that was formed in September 1968, and disbanded after drummer John Bonham died. Led Zeppelin consisted of Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham. With music that accentuates the hard guitar sounds and heavy, Led Zeppelin is considered one of the first heavy metal band. Most of their songs are interpretations of blues and folk music are given shades of rock, including rockabilly, reggae, soul, funk, jazz, classical music, Celtic music, Indian music, Arabic music, pop music, Latin American music, and country music.
With a heavy, guitar-based sound, Led Zeppelin is considered one of the first heavy metal band.
However, the band's individualistic style pulled from various sources and go beyond a single genre. The band has sold more than 300 million albums worldwide, including 111.5 million sales in the United States and they have all their original studio albums reach the U.S. Billboard Top 10, with six reaching the number one spot. Led Zeppelin is ranked # 1 on VH1's 100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock. Rolling Stone magazine described Led Zeppelin as "the heaviest band of all time" and "the biggest bands of the '70s".

The following story...

Led Zeppelin never released a single of his songs that became popular in Great Britain. The reason, they preferred the concept of album-oriented rock music.
After 25 years broke up due to the death of John Bonham in 1980, Led Zeppelin still praised music fans thanks to the artistic achievements, commercial success and broad influence among rock musicians. To date, the album Led Zeppelin has sold more than 300 million copies, of which, 109.5 million copies sold in the United States, and became the only band that managed to put all of his albums in the order of the Top 10 Billboard album charts.
Also, Led Zeppelin is ranked number one in the list of 100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock (100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock) version of VH1.

On December 10, 2007, three members of Led Zeppelin reunion concert dedicated to Ahmet Ertegün at The O2, London

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