For every music buff, the era between the 1980s and the 2000s have been a golden ones considering the fact that some of the best and most popular rock bands were formed during that time. With cult classics like Under the Bridge, Living on a Prayer and Paradise City hailing from that era, there is no doubt that the timeline is one of the most important ones when it comes to rock music.
Lets have a look at some of the best bands which featured during that period of time.
10. Radiohead (1985)
Radiohead are an English Rock band formed in 1985 who were a huge commercial success owing to their musical style selling more than 30 million copies worldwide by 2011. Voted the second best artists of the 2000s by Rolling Stone readers back in 2009 some of their most popular songs include ‘Creep’, ‘Karma Police’, ‘House of Cards’ ,’ No Surpises’ and many more.The band included Thom Yorke, Johnny Greenwood, Ed O Brien, Colin Greenwood and Phil Selway.
9. Green Day (1986)
Green Day is again one of the most popular bands in the world with atleast some of their music almost heard by everyone today. The punk rock band formed in 1986 by Billie Joe Armstrong and Mike Dirnt went on to make some memorable music albums like Insomniac, American Idiot and 21st Century breakdown. Songs like 21 guns, Boulevard of Broken Dreams and Wake me up when September ends were chartbusters. The band has on five grammy awards till date selling over 85 million records worldwide.