In 1973 they issued the live album Live In Europe that had been recorded by the trio, however in 1980 appeared another live album The Concert, created by the original line-up. Soon he was invited to the other more famous band Spider Webb And The Insects. Fogerty's classic compositions for Creedence both evoked enduring images of Americana and reflected burning social issues of the day. Once we get into the details though, we can see how stunningly successful they have been while they lasted. We will reupload file All materials on the site are provided for informational purposes only. Platinum 2004 , one of the most significant of them, included such international hits as Green River, Someday Never Comes and Bad Moon Rising. The second album Bayou Country was arguably bigger than the debut record, so are its songs.
It smashed in Latin America and in Scandinavia too. In 1998 they did a step further, issuing a live album promoted as a proper compilation of the former group, Recollection. The music lovers enjoyed it a lot, and the critics acclaimed the record as well. We then apply this process to all compilations present on below table. Not all major selling acts have 10-million selling eras. It is light years ahead of remaining compilations, especially since most of them were released in a limited number of markets. Creedence Clearwater Revival in 1968 Studio albums 7 Live albums 2 Compilation albums 41 Singles 29 B-sides 14 The of band , who released their first album and singles in July 1968, includes 7 , 2 , 41 , and 29.
Hello Mary Lou 2:11 09. Side O' The Road 3:21 10. The band performed at the 1969 Woodstock Festival in Upstate New York. A second big hit emerges inside Willy And the Poor Boys. The following table explains this method.
Rolling Stone ranked the band 82nd on its list of the 100 greatest artists of all time. Their musical style encompassed the roots rock, swamp rock, and blues rock genres. Later the musicians noted that the key word was Revival — that meant the new stage for them. Streaming Streaming is made up of audio and video streams. Before that string of hits, they managed the 11 single Suzie Q in 1968, their first to become a popular song. The fab four is precisely the top performing act from 1969 with 59.
In truth, it peaked at 3 in both Cash Box and Record World. It does include as many as 7 mid-range successes. They add for over 240,000 units sold, including the top performer Bad Moon Rising, a Japanese release from 1973. He claimed that a vision of the apocalypse came to him in a dream, and that he saw his own damnation. It sold over 4 million copies on its own, generated just as many compilation and added more sales from singles formats, enough to hit a very nice 10 million total. You may be interested in… … best-selling artists, albums, and singles To improve your navigation we created several amazing cross-artists lists posted inside the article. The band consisted of lead vocalist, lead guitarist, and primary songwriter John Fogerty, his brother rhythm guitarist Tom Fogerty, bassist Stu Cook and drummer Doug Clifford.
I Heard It Through The Grapevine 11:07 11. The song also happens to be their biggest by far in most Asian countries. Quickly, the success of their concerts prompted the new duo to make it a real business, extensively touring year after year. Down On The Corner is also over 100 million on Spotify while Proud Mary tops this number on YouTube. Thereby the rockers decided that three parts of the new name should be independent, but have the general common concept. The career total of the band falls just under 15 million downloads and ringtones, a respectable number although somewhat lower than expected. For the first time the band performed under the new name in 1967, and in 1968 they released the debut album Creedence Clearwater Revival.
Their name seems to be in good part forgotten in comparison to their contemporary artists, still their songs crush streaming platforms like very few do. . Wait, I can already hear people stating these numbers are way under scores of the and albums from the same period. Down On The Corner 2:43 02. Minor releases came out for two more songs of the album in later years. Need Someone To Hold 2:59 04.
In fact, it will also determine their true popularity. To confirm registration and activate 10 free downloads please check your email and follow given instructions. After these leading songs there is a bulk of a dozen of singles with 20-50 million streams on Spotify a piece. All in all, it adds for 2. Door To Door 2:07 10. The ranking of all artists studied so far is available too at. This highlights the magnitude of their success.
They moved over 2 million copies each. The Cash Box Singles Charts, 1950-1981. Despite their San Francisco Bay Area origins, they played in a Southern rock style, with lyrics about bayous, catfish, the Mississippi River, and other popular elements of Southern United States iconography, as well as political and socially-conscious lyrics about topics including the Vietnam War. John's older brother Tom formed the Blue Velvets in the late '50s in El Cerrito, California, a tiny suburb across the bay from San Francisco. Of course, if you are a regular visitor feel free to skip the video and get into the numbers directly. Less well received upon release, Someday Never Comes and Sweet Hitch-Hiker do no miracle in downloads. Since the 50s to date, in only 18 years has a music artist released recordings as worthy as that, 5 of which were recorded by the.
The band's genius was their ability to accomplish this with the economic, primal power of a classic rockabilly ensemble. Thus, in 1964 the musicians signed the contract with Fantasy Records and started to work on the new material. It broke the million mark both nationally and abroad to reach 2. Nowadays, they are nowhere near a household name as the former two though. Digital Singles As a reminder, the weighting is done with a 10 to 1,5 ratio between one album and one digital single. I fully recommend watching it before getting into the sales figures. The second statistics column means all versions of all the songs included on this package add for 1,763,145 equivalent album sales from streams of all types.