Elvis has also won three Grammy Awards which were all for gospel music, 18 number one singles such as, “Don’t Be Cruel” and “Suspicious Minds”, and countless platinum and gold albums. Elvis was one of the first performers inducted into the Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame in 1986, and he later became part of the Country Music Hall of Fame, Gospel Music Association’s Gospel Hall of Fame, Rockabilly and the R&B Hall of
Marley had a love for Ray Charles, Elvis Presley, Fats Domino and The Drifters, music drifting over from the United States. Marley and childhood friend Livingston devoted most of their time to music under the teaching of Joe Riggss. Later on, Bob met Leslie King who had him record a couple singles, the first was "Judge Not". His solo career did not take off right away, so him and two of his friends created a band. Bob Marley, Peter Tosh, and Neville Livingston formed the "Wailing Wailers".
By being the most successful songwriters of their age, it is no surprise that their style is influencing music to this extent. The Beatles have become one of the most influential bands through their musical innovation. The Beatles influenced everyday life as well as music, allowing them to be one of the most influential music groups on record. Through music the Fab Four were political activists who lead young people to be involved, became the faces of what fashion was supposed to be, and inspired musicians worldwide. The night The Beatles stepped onto “The Ed Sullivan Show” is the night music changed
Some of the most major accomplishments he had earned were he had earned 14 Grammy nominations, and NARAS gave Elvis the Lifetime Achievement Award (Torr,2001). Also in 1956 after 25 weeks Elvis had 5 number one hits and 12 top 40 hits which, put him at the top of the charts (Chris,1999). Another thing that happened in 1956 Elvis had had his first RCA recording “Heartbreaking Hotel” which reached top in blues, rhythm, and country (2018). In 1957 Presley’s “Jailhouse Rock,” “Teddy Bear” and “All Shook Up” were big hits which made Elvis the idol for many teens (2018). Also many years after his death, Elvis was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (Plasketes,1991).
People around the world have huge impacts on audiences; they inspire them in countless ways such as speeches, music, songs, writing or poems. An example of a huge inspiration is the Lebanese composer, pianist, playwright and political commentator, Ziad Rahbani. Ziad is the son of Assi Rahbani and Fairouz who are two of the most beautifully talented people. He was married to Dalal Karam, with whom he got a baby boy who turned out not to be his biological son. Their relationship ended in divorce where Ziad Rahbani composed many songs about their relationship, a few are “Marba El Dalal” and “Bisaraha”.
As he became older he had gotten a lot of deals to join other groups and great contracts for someone near his age. His legacy grew more and more as time passed by because as he was featured on a T.V. show they had gotten over 50 million people saw that show although it was not all very popular. As he grew up he had gotten a lot of popularity for being different and being himself writing his own music. Around 2005 he had gotten into some legal trouble when he was acquitted, but that is what everyone expected
Michael Joseph Jackson is an african american musician, singer, dancer, writer, producer, businessman and humanist activist. He is known by king of pop, distinguished as the most important and successful star in the history of music. The eighth son of jackson's family started his singing career with his brothers as a member in the Jackson's 5 band in 1964, then started solo singing in 1971. Many people noticed the potential talent in the Jackson's family, so their father signed a contract with a musical company in 1963. Michael was credited for breaking the racial barriers on the television where he was the first african american singer his music videos appeared on MTV channel, also the credit of turning the music video to type art and a promotion
Since the late 1980’s the music industry has seen a development in the phenomena of pop vocal all male groups referred to as ‘boy bands’. These so-called boy bands have proven to be quite the craze for young teenage girls who invest their time creating loyal followings (fan bases) for them by promoting their albums, making signs and waiting in lines for hours just to see them in concert. Each generation has their fair share of successful boy bands. For me, it was *Nsync and for my sister ,it’s One Direction. There hasn’t been a single car journey that passes by without listening to both bands followed by the both of us arguing about which one is better.
Nirvana signing with the Grefen Records came as a major accomplishment in his career. His exemplary song writing skills helped Nirvana sell some over 25 million albums in the U.S. and over 75 million all over the world; thereby making him an iconic personality in the field of rock music. Although he continued to grow exponentially on the professional front but his personal life went down the drain due to his severe drug addictions. Plagued with health and family issues, he was a struggling patient of depression and drug addiction throughout his life. Cobain was slowly drifting from his band members.
Atif Aslam is a pop/rock/Sufi Pakistani singer, songwriter, guitarist, film actor and model. He has recorded several songs which was hits. He has an amazing vocal belting techniques. He gave numbers of chart topping songs to the industry. His most of the hit albums song have been written by himself so he proved himself as a good lyricist as well.