Classic Rock News

In a singles-focused period for the music industry, this list of Top 20 Classic Rock Songs of 2016 shows how stars who rose to fame in a different era can still hold their own. Continue reading…
Read more...
Heavy metal has been going strong since the '70s, but if you look purely at the sales figures, the style enjoyed its commercial peak during the '80s. Continue reading…
Read more...
A personal crisis suffered by singer Johnny Van Zant has wiped Lynyrd Skynyrd's next two tour dates off the schedule. Continue reading…
Read more...
On Dec. 10, Sotheby's will bring to the auction block some of the most historically important artifacts of rock history. Continue reading…
Read more...
Ace Frehley says he wishes 'Creatures of the Night,' and not 'Music from the Elder,' was his last album with Kiss. Continue reading…
Read more...
Deep Purple are already lining up tour dates for the tail end of 2017 — and it looks like they might be among the band's last. Continue reading…
Read more...

This Day in Music History

received a prestigious award from Barack Obama for their significant contribution to American culture and the arts. Dressed in black suits and bow ties, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and Jimmy Page we...
Read more...
Sharon and made more than $800,000 (£389,032) for charity after they sold off some of their possessions from their former US home. Items sold included the family's custom pool table for $11,250 (£5,4...
Read more...
25 year old singer and actress Beyonce was set to earn more money than any other black actress for her performance in her latest film 'Dreamgirls'. The musical based on the history of Diana Ross and ...
Read more...
Thieves broke into the London home shared with Guy Ritchie. The raiders forced their way in through a basement door then took a set of car keys before loading up Guy Ritchie's car with some of the co...
Read more...
aired the full 14-minute version of Michael Jackson's video for the first time. Now regarded as the most influential pop music video of all time, in 2009, the video was inducted into the National Fil...
Read more...
Rod Stewart was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with 'Da Ya Think I'm Sexy', the singers fifth UK chart topper. A plagiarism lawsuit by Brazilian musician Jorge Ben Jor confirmed that the song had bee...
Read more...