Led Zeppelin II
Written by megarock on April 16, 2018
16th April 1970, The Led Zeppelin single ‘Whole Lotta Love’ was certified Gold in the US after selling over a million copies. The single had peaked at No. 4 on the US singles chart. In the UK Atlantic Records had expected to issue the edited version themselves, and pressed initial copies for release on 5th December 1969. However, band manager Peter Grant was adamant that the band maintain a ‘no-singles’ approach to marketing their recorded music in the UK, and he halted the release. More here: http://www.thisdayinmusic.com/pages/led_zeppelin_ii
Led Zeppelin II was to be the breakthrough album for Zeppelin. The opening track on the band’s second album, Whole Lotta Love was the first track to be credited to all four Zeppelin members.
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