Led Zeppelin were an English rock band formed in London in 1968. The group consisted of Robert Plant (Vocal), Jimmy Page (Guitar), John Paul Jones (Bass, Keyboard) and John Bonham (Drums). The band's heavy, guitar-driven sound, rooted in blues and psychedelia on their early albums, has earned them recognition as one of the progenitors of heavy metal. They achieved significant commercial success with albums such as Led Zeppelin (1969), Led Zeppelin II (1969), Led Zeppelin III (1970), Led Zeppelin IV (1971), Houses of the Holy (1973), and Physical Graffiti (1975). Their song ‘Stairway to Heaven’ is among the most popular and influential rock music of all time.
However in 1980, John Bonham's death had put an end to the band's career. However, they have played some reunions in 1985, 1988, 1995, and 2007. And from 2014-2015, they released Deluxe Editions of the albums.
Led Zeppelin are widely considered one of the most successful, innovative, and influential rock groups in history. They are one of the best-selling music artists in the history of audio recording; various sources estimate the group's record sales at 200 to 300 million units worldwide. With RIAA-certified sales of 111.5 million units, they are the second-best-selling band in the United States. They were inducted into the Rock Hall of Fame in 1995. Songs like "Stairway to heaven", "Kashmir" and "Whole Lotta Love" make this band one of the most successful bands.
Lists Featuring Led Zeppelin
Greatest Classic Rock Bands Ever Greatest Bands of the 1970s
Greatest Rock Bands of the '70s Top 10 Hard Rock Bands
Greatest Music Artists of All Time Best Bands from the UK
Top Ten Best Bands of All Time Greatest 60s and 70s Singers and Bands
Greatest Songs Between Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath Top Ten Underrated Led Zeppelin Songs
Best Songs From Led Zeppelin IV Best Songs From Led Zeppelin's Physical Graffiti
Best Songs On Led Zeppelin II Best Songs Between Black Sabbath, Deep Purple, and Led Zeppelin
Best Songs Between Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, and Uriah Heep Top Ten Songs from Led Zeppelin's Led Zeppelin IV That Should Be In the Next Grand Theft Auto Game