Talking about old music, of course there are millions of songs that are very well known throughout the world that we can still hear today. From the work of solo musicians to band groups. I was so famous for a song that even today many people remake or cover the song with a variety of popular genres. One of them is Rock music.
Nowadays, people know more about EDM music, which is electronic music. In contrast to the past, rock music is one of the most sought-after works of many people and the Rock band became the belle of which has many fans worldwide. Who are the legendary bands? Here we inform you that the most influential legendary rock band in the world is the Kahijinews version specifically for Kahiji People!
- The Beatles
The Beatles formed in 1960 in Liverpool consisting of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Star. The Beatles become one of the most legendary and influential bands in the world, the band has a unique musical nuance ranging from pop ballads to hard rock is presented and often combines classical elements with unusual recording techniques in general in a more innovative way. Until now there have been many successful songs worldwide and are still often heard everywhere. Such as ‘Let it Be’, ‘Help’, ‘I Want to Hold Your Hands’, ‘Yesterday’ and many more.
2. Pink Floyd
The psychedelic rock and progressive rock nuances are quite attached to the 1971 Pink Floyd journey. The personnel are Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Nick Mason, Richard Wright, and Syd Barrett. This London-based band is famous for its composition of bombastic songs and philosophical lyrics. Pink Floyd’s first album, ‘The Piper at The Gates of Dawn’ is considered one of the best works of psychedelic music from the UK. In the history of modern music, Pink Floyd is one of the most commercial rock bands, which ranks seventh in the number of albums sold worldwide.
3. Red Hot Chilli Peppers
Formed in Los Angeles in 1983, the band has a punk rock genre. The band also combines other elements such as psychedelic rock, rap rock to funk metal. But unique when played live, their music combines elements of the clock band because it displays a lot of improvisation from its personnel. Red Hot Chili Peppers currently consists of Anthony Kiedis (Vocal / Rhythm), Flea (Bass), Chad Smith (Drum), Josh Klinghoffer (Guitar).
Red Hot Chili Peppers are one of the best-selling bands of all time with more than 80 million records sold worldwide. They have also been nominated for 16 Grammy Awards. appointed as Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
4. Gun N ‘Roses
The famous band with the icon Slash as the main guitarist was formed in 1985 in California, United States. In contrast to the Red Hot Chili Peppers, the band which is better known as GNR has a heavy metal and hard rock style. The most well-known series of songs from GNR include ‘Sweet Child O’ Min ‘,’ Welcome to the Jungle ‘,’ November Rain ‘, and’ Paradise City ‘. Gun N ‘Roses has released six albums and collected sales of more than 100 million records worldwide, including 45 million in the United States. Noted they became the 41st best-selling artist of all time.
Queen is a British rock band formed in 1970 in London with members Freddie Mercury (vocals, piano), Brian May (lead guitar, vocals), John Deacon (bass), and Roger Taylor (drums, vocals). Initially Queen’s works were progressive rock, hard rock and heavy metal, but gradually Queen gave more conventional and radio-friendly works by incorporating styles such as arena rock and rock pop into their music. The best Queen songs of all time are ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, ‘Love of My Life’, ‘We are the Champion’, ‘I Want to Break Free’ and many more. Even in 2018 the Bohemian Rhapsody single was documented successfully in a film and was watched throughout the world.
6. Led Zeppelin
This rock band from England was formed in September 1968. With members consisting of Robbert Plant (vocals), Jimmy Page (guitar), John Paul Jones (bass) and John Bonham (drums). The music featured by Led Zeppelin is a loud and heavy guitar sound, because it is considered the first heavy metal band. But Led Zeppelin disbanded in 1980 after drummer John Bohham died. Even though it has disbanded, the music is still loved by rock music lovers throughout the world and is legendary today. The band also recorded never released a single song, except in the form of an album. The most famous song is ‘Stairaway to Heaven’.
7. Deep Purple
The name Deep Purple was proposed by one of the old personnel namely, Ritchie Blackmore taken from the title song. Formed in 1968 in Hertfordshire. Their first album ‘Shades of Deep Purple’ succeeded in achieving success in the United States, even though in their place of origin in the UK there had not been much good reception from music listeners. The British public is just starting to see them on their third album, ‘Deep Purple in Rock’. Deep Purple became the top hard rock band in the UK with their songs like ‘Speed King’, ‘Child in Time’, ‘Black Night’, ‘Smoke on the Water’, and ‘Highway Star’. The songs have become the standard reference for hard rock musicians after them. For more than 40 years of debut, Deep Purple has had 18 studio albums and 5 live albums that have been released. The last Deep Purple formation is Ian Gillan (vocals), Steve Morse (guitar), Roger Glove (bass), Don Airey (keyboard) and Ian Paice (drums). Deep Purple was recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records as the world’s loudest band.
8. Avenged Sevenfold
Avenged sevenfold or often also written A7X is a band from Huntington Beach, United States that was first formed in 1999. Current permanent members are M. Shadows (vocals), Synyster Gates (lead guitar), Zacky Vengeance (guitar), Johhnny Christ (bass) and Brooks Wackerman (drums). The band is better known for the metalcore genre which contains a lot of scream vocals, besides hard rock and heavy metal. Had a chance to change the music style on the third album, ‘City of Evil’ which features melodic vocal colors and power ballads. Throughout its debates, A7X continued to explore new sounds by releasing the album ‘Avenged Sevenfold’ and enjoying its success. Their album which was released in 2010 became Billboard 200’s top album. The single from Avenged Sevenfold’s most famous is ‘Dear God’.