When it comes to music you can’t forget these legendary band. Listed bands created a separate space in our hearts. Here are the top legendary bands of all time.
1. The Beatles
An English rock band, The Beatles, was created in Liverpool in 1960. The group has four members named John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. They have created an era of Rock music.
The Beatles formed much finest material, after 1965 their most popular albums were Rubber soul(1965), Revolver(1966), The Beatles(1968) and Abbey Road(1969).
The Beatles are the best selling music artist in the US with 178 million sold units. They received The Grammy Awards, an Academy Award for best original song score and 15 Ivor Novello Awards. During the 1988 Hall of Fame, they were also present in it.
Freddie Mercury (Vocals and Piano), Brian May (Guitar, Vocals), Roger Taylor (Drums, Vocals), and John Deacon (Bass Guitar, Vocals) created a band named QUEEN in 1970. Roger Taylor and Brian May had played in SMILE before forming into Queen. The band name ‘’Queen” was suggested by Freddie Mercury.
The album “A night at the Opera” in 1975 bought them worldwide success. The track “Bohemian Rhapsody” stays at one rank for nine weeks in the UK. In 1977 the songs “We Will Rock You” and “We Are The Champions” later becomes the anthem at sporting events.
In the band, each member has their hit songs. When they were celebrating their massive success and fan following, but later on, Mercury died of Bronchopneumonia, an AIDS-related disease.
In the 1980s, Queen was one of the biggest knowing rock bands in the world. Their performance at Live Aid was ranked among the most significant rock band history.
3. Pink Floyd
It was an English rock band that started in 1995 in London, England. By their crazy and progressive music, they achieved international fame. The group consisted of 5 members – David Gilmour (Vocals and Guitar), Nick Mason (Drums), Syd Barrett (Vocals and Guitar), Roger Waters (Vocals and Bass), and Richard Wright (Vocals and Keyboard). Gilmour replaced Barrett in 1968.
The Dark Side of the Moon is counted as the greatest albums of all time. They received Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996.
The Dark Side of the Moon (1973), Wish You Were Here (1975), Animals (1977), The Wall (1979), and The Final Cut (1983). They also recorded A Saucerful of Secrets (1968), Ummagumma (1969), Obscured By Clouds (1972) and their debut album The Piper at the Gates of Dawn (1967) was the most successful albums of Pink Floyd.
A heavy metal band Metallica formed in 1981. James Hetfield (Vocalist and Rhythm guitarist), Dave Mustaine (Lead Guitar), Lars Ulrich (Drums), Ron McGovney (Bassist) are the members of the band. Their success begins with two albums named “Kill ‘Em All” and “Ride The Lightning”. Their third album “Master Of Puppets” becomes most famous heavy metal album ever and the title track becomes the band’s most played song live.
In 1989 Metallica released their first music video. The fifth album of the band becomes the best selling albums in America, certified 16x Platinum.