If you’re listing the most popular bands of all time you’ll have to include the musical acts from the so called British Invasion. The British invasion is referred to as an era in musical history when bands from the UK took over the mainstream music industry and paved the way for many more bands to attain worldwide popularity and become among the most popular of their respective eras. Even today, the music released by British musicians has been so successful that they continuously top the charts.
You’ll be surprised at how many Grammy winners – just to name an international award – you’ll find among British musicians. From Paul McCartney to Amy Winehouse, from Adele to Ed Sheeran, all have been well received by the public making them household names who have accessed a level of success that many people could only dream of.
British musicians continuously influence the trends and genres in the industry as they have for many years. Strong associations with Australia, Canada and the United States has allowed the British to create music that is impactful for a broad audience. The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and The Kinks have all released songs whose melodies are known worldwide.
If you turn on the radio you won’t be able to make it very long before you hear a song from British hitmakers like The Who, Coldplay or Oasis. These British bands created the music that inspired musicians for future generations. Led Zeppelin, Queen and The Clash can all be included on the list of the most legendary acts of all time. These artists have been given credit for their established impact on the music industry. The artists that have emerging from British territory have been world renowned for their creative edge in regards to their maintained ability to be at the forefront of all music trendsetting.