Robert Plant - a legend of rock and roll
He’s the legendary rock and roll vocalist of Led Zeppelin, a household name across the world. Since the band’s debut album dropped in 1969, Plant has been creating great rock music ever since, including a solo career spanning more than 30 years. If you’re looking for tickets to see one of rock's greatest performers, you should be looking for Robert Plant tickets. During his tenure with Led Zeppelin, Plant made rock and roll history with hits like as "Stairway to Heaven", "Ramble On", "Dazed and Confused" and "Black Dog". If you're finding it difficult to get Led Zepplin tickets, you can get the next best thing - Robert Plant tickets. Regarded as one of the greatest frontmen of all time, Plant's legendary voice, when heard in concert, will blow you away!
Robert Plant background
Robert Anthony Plant was born in 1948 in West Bromwich (the area known in Britain as the Black Country). He developed an early interest in music and, aged 16, he left home to pursue his dream of becoming a musician. Then, in 1968, history was made when Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones discovered Plant singing the blues. The two joined forces with Robert Plant and signed up drummer John Bonham as well. This foursome would from Led Zepplin, one of the greatest and most successful rock bands in history. After the unexpected and tragic death of Bonham (aged just 32), Led Zepplin disbanded in the early 1980s and Robert Plant embarked on a solo career, releasing his first album Pictures at Eleven in 1982. Just like his work with Led Zepplin, Robert Plant received lots of praise and was highly successful as a solo artist. He has performed alongside numerous great artists like Phil Collins and Richie Hayward. See the legend in concert are there continue to be Robert Plant tours across the globe. Buy Robert Plant tickets today here at StubHub.
Robert Plant greatest hits
Robert Plant has released 11 albums throughout his long career. His first album Pictures at Eleven (1982) performed well both in the UK and the rest of the world. The rest of Plant's albums are The Principle of Moments (1983), Shaken 'n' Stirred (1985), Now and Zen (1988), Manic Nirvana (1990), Fate of Nations (1993), Dreamland (2002), Mighty ReArranger (2005), Band of Joy (2010), Lullaby and ... The Ceaseless Roar (2014) and the new Robert Plant album Carry Fire (2017). Some of Plant's most famous songs include "Big Log", "The May Queen", "New World...", Season's Song" and "Carry Fire". Robert Plant also performs with his band the Sensational Shape Shifters, a collection of musicians inspired by the roots music of Mississippi, Alabama, Bristol and the foothills of Wolverhampton. Get Robert Plant & The Sensational Shapeshifters tickets today and enjoy the sound of rock as it should be heard.
If you want more classic rock or anything similar to Robert Plant, we recommend checking out legends Pete Townshend or Roger Waters. Or looking for something more contemporary, the Killers will be right up your street!