Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Both stood the test of time, really. It is funny how much music can mean to people, over the years. Oh well, we all need our hobbies to relax at the end of the day. Which classic album prevented the The Jimi Hendrix Experience's debut album, "Are You Experienced", from reaching No. 1 in the UK charts in 1967?
Your answer: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
"Are You Experienced", which showcased Jimi Hendrix's amazing talent, was released in the UK on 12 May 1967 and reached No. 2 in the UK Albums Chart. The album that kept it off the No. 1 spot was "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" by The Beatles, which spent 27 weeks at the top spot over an eight month period. In 2003, Rolling Stone Magazine ranked the U.S. version of "Are You Experienced" No. 15 on its list of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time and "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band"