Top 10 Things That Killed Rock and Roll


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61 Pop Stars being called Rock Stars
62 The Death of Elvis

The death of Elvis didn't really killed Rock music. It killed " The King of Rock ". After Elvis's death many people rediscovered fifties rock and that did even give a rock and roll revival in the late 70's and early 80's. Many fifties Rockabilly compilations came out on records again. Besides Elvis Presley is still today the most selling death artist on vinyl and Cd's.

63 Rock Fans
64 Elitist Metalheads
65 Glam Metal

And that's what MTV played more often than metal bands we all find superior.

66 Korn Korn Korn is an American Nu-Metal band from Bakersfield, California, formed in 1993. The band's current lineup includes founding members Jonathan Davis, James "Munky" Shaffer, Brian "Head" Welch, and Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu, with the addition of Ray Luzier, who replaced the band's original member, David more.

They made nu metal. One of the most hated metal subgenres (it's not even a metal subgenre either).

Korn, were as manufactured as any pop act. And even worse they had no talent. Clever marketing did the trick.

67 National Socialist Black Metal
68 Death Metal
69 Posers
70 John Lennon's Assassination
71 Rap Rock

Kid Rock made me want to shoot myself.

72 Rap Metal
73 Deathcore
74 Corporations
75 Pearl Jam Pearl Jam Pearl Jam is a Grunge Rock Band formed in Seattle, Washington in 1990. The band had comprised of Eddie Vedder, Mike McCready, Stone Gossard and Jeff Ament. more.
76 The Government
77 Today's Kids having a say in music
78 Nickelback Nickelback Nickelback is a Canadian rock band formed in 1995 in Hanna, Alberta, Canada. The band is composed of guitarist and lead vocalist Chad Kroeger, guitarist, keyboardist and backing vocalist Ryan Peake, bassist Mike Kroeger, and drummer Daniel Adair.
79 Hair Metal
80 Metallica Metallica Metallica is an American Thrash Metal band formed in 1981 . The original lineup was James Hetfield (Vocalist and Rhythm guitarist), Dave Mustaine (Lead Guitar), Lars Ulrich (Drums), Ron McGovney (Bassist). The group came into mainstream from their Self-Titled album and the hit single "Enter Sandman". more.

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