1. Nirvana. Its impossible to look back at 90s rock music without spotlighting Nirvana. With more than 50 million albums sold worldwide in the decade - including more than 10 million copies of Nevermind sold in the U.S. - the band emerged from Seattle to become one of the biggest in music.
Who was the biggest band of the 90s UK?
Oasis is considered to be the most commercially successful British rock act of the decade.
Who was the biggest 80s band?
Top 20 American Classic Rock Bands of the 80sGuns N Roses. After spotting every other American band on this list a six-year head start, Guns N Roses rocketed to the front of the pack largely on the strength of just one studio album.Van Halen. R.E.M. Aerosmith. ZZ Top. Metallica. Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers. Journey. •May 25, 2020
Who had hits in the 90s?
Lionel Richie, Michael Jackson, Prince all had fewer and smaller hits while Janet, Whitney and Madonna consolidated their power and became even more popular in the 90s. New female superstars rose to the occasion like Celine, Shania and Toni Braxton,but one would dominate them all:Mariah Carey.
Who was the most popular 80s rock band?
Bands such as AC/DC, Queen, Def Leppard, Kiss, Mötley Crüe, Bon Jovi, Quiet Riot, Scorpions, Europe, Ratt, Twisted Sister, Poison, Dokken, Whitesnake, and Cinderella were among the most popular acts of the decade.