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The History of Billy Joel’s Tough ‘Glass Houses’

Billy Joel closed out the '70s with two of the bestselling albums of the decade in The Stranger and 52nd Street.

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30 Years Ago: Aerosmith Remake ‘Walk This Way’ With Run-D.M.C.

When Aerosmith and Run-D.M.C. joined forces in March 1986 to collaborate on "Walk This Way," they couldn't have been at further points in their respective careers.

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Bon Jovi Albums Worst to Best
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Bon Jovi Albums Ranked Worst to Best

We rank each of Bon Jovi's studio albums in order of excellence.

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images
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The Day the Beatles Began Filming ‘A Hard Day’s Night’

The Beatles had barely any time to reflect on their history-making first journey to America before moving on to their next project.

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Ultimate Classic Rock
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Who Albums, Ranked From Worst to Best

With all of the compilations the Who have released over the years, it's easy to forget that their studio output boils down to a mere 11 albums.

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George Stroud, Hulton Archive, Getty Images
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The History of Jimmy Page’s Debut Solo Single, ‘She Just Satisfies’

Jimmy Page released a single under his own name on Feb. 26, 1965.

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Mercury Records
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The History of Scorpions’ Breakthrough and Best Album, ‘Lovedrive’

Prior to recording their sixth studio LP, 1979's 'Lovedrive,' Scorpions had two main problems: Finding major success outside their native Germany and hanging onto a lead guitarist.

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The Story of Bob Seger’s Only No. 1 Album, ‘Against the Wind’

Bob Seger achieved full-fledged rock stardom with 1976's Night Moves, but while his raspy howl may have been new to a generation of fans, he'd actually been chipping away at mainstream success for many years.

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That Time Ozzy Osbourne Sorta Urinated on the Alamo

Let's see: you're a rock star, stumbling around an unfamiliar city while wearing your girlfriend/manager's dress. You feel the call of nature and ...

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30th Anniversary Of AC/DC's Bon Scott's Death Recognised
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The Death of Bon Scott

On Tuesday, Feb. 19, 1980, Bon Scott was found dead.

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Chris Smith, Getty Images
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The Day the Beatles Met Cassius Clay

One of the perks of being a Beatle that the group had to get used to in the early days was getting to rub shoulders with the rich and famous.

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The History of Kiss’ Debut Album

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, and for Kiss, the journey to worldwide rock superstardom began with a single LP: 'Kiss,' released on Feb. 18, 1974.

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