Those whose youth has fallen to 70-80-ies of XX century, will remember his passion for hard rock.
One of the most popular bands of that time was a British Led Zeppelin.
Time goes by, and the hits are hits.
One of the most legendary rock bands of the 70s of the twentieth century- Led Zeppelin, made a significant contribution to the treasury of hard rock hits. Recall 10 beautiful compositions group, known even to those who do not consider themselves fans of this musical style.
The most popular songs of Led Zeppelin
The song was written in 1969, on a wave of popularity arose in England Tolkien's novels. In her text, we are talking about Gollum and Mordor girl from
The journalists have not managed to find out from the leader of the group, Robert Plant, exactly what she had in mind.
. A curious fact - the song has never been performed live, except on the revived group in London in 2007.
«Ten Years Gone»
This song is dated 1975., brings decades of the results. Plant dedicated it to the woman he loves.
«The Rain Song»
Connoisseurs of the history of the group claimed that the song waswritten after a meeting with George Harrison, advised to add to the repertoire of a good romantic ballad. Inspired by this idea, the musicians created a song in just a few hours.
«Since I've Been Loving You»
Beautiful eight-blues compositionthe third disk group. Recording different apparent blots, making it a "live" - can be heard creaking bass drum pedal and flaws Bonham guitar solo Page.
Co-author of the song is the bassist Led Zeppelin John Paul Jones, with her performance at the concerts, he was the soloist on keyboards.
«When the Levee Breaks»
The flood of 1927 occurred as a result ofMississippi flood, inspired musicians of Kansas Joe McCoy and Memphis Minnie to create the song «When the Levee Breaks». It was her cover version became the fourth album Led Zeppelin (1971)
Interesting nuances associated with the songs of the group
«Achilles Last Stand»
Above the recording of this song Robert Plant was working, sitting in a wheelchair - shortly before the recording of the album «Presence» he seriously injured his leg
Despite the injury, the singer so actively behaved during recording, that he almost suffered a second time.
«Whole Lotta Love»
Decoration of the song - a terrific guitar riff, one of the most famous in the history of rock music.
To create a text Planta songs inspired journey through the Sahara. The guitar riff in this song is clearly oriental roots.
«Stairway to Heaven»
The most famous compositions of the group for more than 40years, it is difficult to even count how many times it was played on the radio. The musicians themselves admit that they do not like to perform it live, but, nevertheless, it was performed at the concert reunion in London in 2007.