7 Rock & Roll legends to inspire your day

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7 Rock & Roll legends to inspire your day

1- The Beatles:

The Beatles are the phenomenon that shows that age is no excuse for not having achievements. A band of teenagers that drove Britain into a craze, The Beatles are by far the most impactful group even after breaking up and continuing their solo careers and having their music leave on through generations

2- Elvis Presley:

Elvis is one of those guys that the girls love him and the guys want to be him, a role model with a figure that reminds you of jock yet this was not the case, he was a shy boy coming from a humble family in Tupelo, Mississippi

3- Bob Dylan:

The story shows that even one of the most influential characters in Rock & Roll that brings in the social and political consciousness of the era had idols he looked up to like Little Richard. He refused his birth name of Robert Allen Zimmerman.

This was in order to become who he wanted, instead of what his family prepared for him

4- The Rolling Stones:

The Rolling Stones really paint the picture when it comes to what people think of Rock and Roll.

The Mavericks, the bad boys.

The fact that they managed to maintain the band for so long given all the adversities is an achievement on its own

5- Jimi Hendrix:

Jimi Hendrix is that guy who would really piss off his music teacher by being a disaster in English class. Even though he was not able to read or write music he went on to become a legend in the guitar who innovates and creates his own style.
“He pioneered the explosive possibilities of the electric guitar. Hendrix’s innovative style of combining fuzz, feedback and controlled distortion created a new musical form” read more

6- Guns N’ Roses:

Another band that embraced the Rock & Roller spirit Guns N` Roses shot to stardom with Appetite for Destruction, the biggest-selling debut in rock history. With all those drugs and still manage to achieve something like that (quite amazing)

7- Nirvana:

Finishing up with a more recent band Nirvana who even managed to impact contemporary pop in the 90s and still manage to pass off has original Rock & Roll, we can all agree that they were quite versatile

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7 Rock & Roll legends to inspire your day

by Cecil Hall time to read: 2 min