Robert Plant

Robert Plant

 

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Robert Anthony Plant CBE (born 20 August 1948) is an English singer, songwriter, and musician, best known as the lead singer and lyricist of the rock band Led Zeppelin.

A powerful and wide vocal range (particularly evident in his high-pitched vocals) has given him a successful singing career spanning over 50 years. Plant is regarded as one of the greatest singers in the history of rock and roll. In 2006, Heavy Metal magazine Hit Parader named Plant the "Greatest Metal Vocalist of All Time".[1] In 2009, Plant was voted "the greatest voice in rock" in a poll conducted by Planet Rock.[2][3] In 2008, Rolling Stone editors ranked him number 15 on their list of the 100 best singers of all time.[4] In 2011, Rolling Stone readers ranked Plant the greatest of all lead singers.[5]

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Carry Fire
 
Carry Fire is the eleventh solo studio album by English singer, songwriter and musician Robert Plant, released on 13 October 2017 on Nonesuch/Warner Bros.
Bluebirds Over the Mountain
Song
Bluebirds Over the Mountain is a song by musical group Robert Plant, released on September 26, 2017.
Bones of Saints
Song
Bones of Saints is a song by musical group Robert Plant, released on September 1, 2017.
The May Queen
Song
The May Queen is a song by musical group Robert Plant, released on August 18, 2017.

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Popular Songs28

Song Appearances & References35

Popular Live Albums1

Live Album Appearances & References1

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Musical Groups6

TV Shows1

Book References & Influences3

Collaborators & Influencers34

Other Music-Related Relationships43

Personal & Professional Relationships2

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships1

Awards & Nominations9

Events7

Popular Tours2

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Spotify - Albums & Singles63

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Concerts23

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Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant Says He Couldn’t Remember The Lyrics For “Stairway To Heaven”
  –  April 4, 2018
Led Zeppelin’s legacy is synonymous with their 1971 rock anthem “Stairway To Heaven.” But despite the song’s popularity, lead singer Robert Plant says he couldn’t get the lyrics down when it came to live shows. In a recent interview with the ...
Robert Plant Reveals What Greta Van Fleet Stole From Led Zeppelin
  –  April 3, 2018
Led Zeppelin vocalist Robert Plant discussed Greta Van Fleet and their strong similarities ... they are Led Zeppelin I. Beautiful little singer, I hate him!” “He borrowed [his voice] from somebody I know very well, but what are you going to do?
Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant Jokes About Greta Van Fleet Singer: ‘I Hate Him!’
  –  April 3, 2018
Plant recently performed multiple shows at Australia’s iconic Sydney Opera House. While doing an interview with Channel Ten, Plant discussed Greta Van Fleet and singer Josh Kiszka. “There’s a band in Detroit called Greta Van Fleet, they are Led ...
Robert Plant jokes that he "hate[s]" Greta Van Fleet's singer
  –  April 3, 2018
Ihe interviewer asked the rock icon if there are any young rock bands he like. "There's a band in Detroit called Greta Van Fleet, they are Led Zeppelin I," Plant said. He added that Kiszka is a "beautiful little singer." "I hate him," Plant chuckled.
Robert Plant Masters The Lost Art Of Finishing Well
  –  April 2, 2018
In an otherwise forgettable song from early in his solo career, Robert Plant defiantly said ... but it was three amazing musicians and a singer living in the times. Those times. That’s not going to stop me doing what I’m doing now.
Robert Plant Says The Music Industry Today Is “Dull”
  –  April 2, 2018
The kid looks like he has just dropped out of a … beautiful little singer. At least he has a bit of style because he said be based his whole style on Aerosmith”. Josh Kiszka fronts Greta Van Fleet and emulates the sound of Robert Plant near-perfectly.
Led Zeppelin's Robert Plant hears similar voice in Greta Van Fleet frontman
  –  April 2, 2018
FRANKENMUTH, MI -- There's something familiar to Led Zeppelin lead singer Robert Plant after hearing Frankenmuth's own Greta Van Fleet. In a March 28 interview with radio and TV personality Ryan "Fitzy" Fitzgerald for Australia's Network Ten, Plant was ...
Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters at The Orpheum Theatre
  –  April 1, 2018
Yet, Robert Plant was not in Los Angeles on the final night of his ... Carry Fire, did the celebrated singer imply he’s the solo artist he became following Led’s split over 35 years ago. Instead, in what is a revealing testament to the evolution ...
Dancing on the ceiling: Thousands descend on Byron Bay for Bluesfest music festival headlined by Lionel Richie and Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant
  –  March 30, 2018
Robert Plant fronted Led Zeppelin before embarking on a solo career ... Old fans of Led Zeppelin may be in luck, as in addition to his solo material, the curly-haired singer is known for whipping out classic tracks from his heyday. Active between 1969 ...
Robert Plant, Robert Glasper to headline Black Sea Jazz fest
  –  March 26, 2018
Famed British musician and former Led Zeppelin lead singer Robert Plant will headline this year’s Black Sea Jazz Festival on Georgia’s coast, with the roster of acclaimed performers also including award-winning pianist Robert Glasper. Plant will go on ...
Robert Plant's Led Zeppelin Reunion Denials Through the Years
  –  March 8, 2018
We look back on the many ways the singer has shot down the idea that fans and journalists won't let die, from the early Eighties through the present We look back on the many ways Robert Plant has shot down the idea of Led Zeppelin reunion over the years ...
Why Ian Anderson Left a Club After Robert Plant Went Onstage
  –  March 7, 2018
Jethro Tull leader Ian Anderson recalled how he met future Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant – and how Anderson’s band “got out pretty quickly” after Plant took a guest turn onstage. The incident took place sometime in the mid ‘60s in London ...
Robert Plant 'out-Elvised' by Taiwanese karaoke singer
  –  March 2, 2018
Led Zeppelin rocker Robert Plant has vowed never to hit the stage at a karaoke bar again after a nightmare experience in the mid-1990s. The singer, who is considered one of rock’s greatest frontmen, performed an Elvis Presley number at a bar in China and ...
Robert Plant was ‘out-Elvised’ by Taiwanese karaoke singer
  –  March 2, 2018
Led Zeppelin rocker Robert Plant has vowed never to hit the stage at a karaoke bar again after a nightmare experience in the mid-1990s. The singer, who is considered one of rock’s greatest frontmen, performed an Elvis Presley number at a bar in China and ...
Rock Legend Robert Plant Packs Fox Theater
  –  March 1, 2018
Photos: Rock Legend Robert Plant Packs Fox TheaterRobert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters at the Fox TheaterLed Zeppelin singer and respected solo artist Robert Plant brought his current backing band the Sensational Space Shifters to the Fox ...
STEVENSON: Robert Plant keeps it interesting
  –  February 18, 2018
When lead singer of blues-influenced British hard rock band Led Zeppelin is on your resume, you really don’t have much to prove any more. And with Zep celebrating it’s 50th anniversary this year, Robert Plant — widely considered to be the best singer ...
Robert Plant feels like his time is running out, so he's on a quest for 'great sound'
  –  February 16, 2018
Robert Plant is hell-bent on making the most of his remaining years. “You’ve got to keep moving,” says the 69-year-old Led Zeppelin singer who when calling on a recent morning from New York City, while en route to a chess lesson, excitedly explains ...

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