The Rock And Roll Band

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Formed in the sixties, The Rolling Stones consisted of Brian Jones, Ian Stewart, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Bill Wyman, and Charlie Watts. Referring to themselves as the World’s Greatest Rock and Roll band, the song “Rollin’ Stones” written by Muddy Waters is what stemmed into the band 's name. The Stones recorded and sold what is estimated to be more than a quarter million albums until the early 1980s when Jagger and Richard had a fight over musical direction and the group grew apart from each other and did not record any music for years. Soon after The Rolling Stones were accepted into the Rock and Roll hall of fame in 1989, the band got back together and begin making more music. In 1994 the Rolling Stones won their first Grammy with the song “Voodoo Lounge”. After this success, the Stones embarked on a major tour raising a gross income of almost three million dollars. Throughout the 2000s, the band released albums and performed on tours pleasing the music world still to this day with the oldest member, Charlie Watts being 75 years old.
In 1968 “Sympathy for the Devil” was written appearing on the Stones ‘Begger’s Banquet’ album and The Stones top ten most popular songs. Jagger’s inspiration to write this song came from a book called “The Master and Margarita” written by a Russian author talking about evil in the USSR. The concept of this song is based the more wicked side of man and contrast between good and evil, than straightforward devil aspect of the song. When
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