The Musical Impact of the Led Zeppelin Band

The two decades constituting 1960s and 1970s gave a huge contribution to the music industry. There was an overwhelming amount of talent that squeezed in these two decades and produced some most bizarre, powerful and popular music. Some of the prominent names of that time were Led Zeppelin, Elvis Presley, Beatles, Bob Dylan, The eagles etc.

Led Zeppelin

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One of the immensely popular name of this era was Led Zeppelin, which seem to have to glorified the rock and roll music in this period. It was a legendry rock band that hailed from Britain and started making music in 1968. The musical impact of Led Zeppelin was monumental and phenomenal. This band was actually formed from the reincarnation of another band called the Yardbirds.

Led Zeppelin is believed to have sold more than 300 million albums all over the world. It was their immensely successful music that made them the only band in the world, whose every album managed quite well to reach the US Billboard top 10. Out of all these albums, seven even acquired the top spot of US Billboard top 10.

This band was given the name “Hammer of Gods” due to the mythological lyrics and intense sound of their songs. the legendry song “Stairway to Heaven” was also wrote by Led Zeppelin. This song became the anthem of the world not only the nation. The team of Led Zeppelin was composed by Jimmy page as guitarist, John Henry Bonham as drummer, John Paul Jones as bassist and Robert Plant as the vocalist.

The Yardbirds – For Your Love (1965) (Full version)

Led Zeppelin – Whole Lotta Love (1997 Promo)

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