Led zepplin

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led zepplin


Led Zeppelin The band Led Zeppelin is one of the greatest hard rock groups of all time.
The band also has one of the best success stories in the history hard rock music. Led
Zeppelins success in hard rock was achieved in the seventies and they even had a few hits
in the late sixties. The musicians in Led Zeppelin are Jimmy Page: Robert Plant, John Paul
Jones, and John Bonham.. All of the band members were in it from the beginning, and it
stayed that way until the end. After the band started receiving more recognition from
their fans they got their first chance to tour as a headliners. Led Zeppelin played their
fifth tour by March of 1970. Led Zeppelin released their first record with Atlantic
Records in 1969. In no time the record had risen to number eight on the billboard top
twenty. The album stayed in the top twenty for six weeks after it hit the charts. When the
bands second album, Led Zeppelin II, was released, it was praised by Atlantic Records' as
the fastest selling record in history. Led Zeppelin II sold upwards of 100,000 copies a
week. In 1975 when "Physical Graffiti" was released the album was selling 500 copies an
hour breaking there own previously held record. All of the band albums have gone platinum.
Led Zeppelin was the first group to heavily tour the United States and the band
occasionally toured the rest of the world. This happened because the band did not have the
same following in Britain as previous rock bands. Their success was due to their genius
manager Peter Grant. Peter kept the group moving all the time and in hand the peoples
interest in the band never faded. Peter realized that if he could have Led Zeppelin tour
every other year they would stay in demand, and this way the population would not grow
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