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Quiet Riot

Formed: 1975 in Los Angeles, CA
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Disbanded: 1988
Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Mark Huff, Frankie Banali, Carlos Cavazo, Kevin DuBrow, Drew Forsyth, Kelly Garni, Kenny Hillery, Randy Rhoads, Bob Rondinelli, Rudy Sarzo, ...See All
Biography: For a very brief moment, Quiet Riot was a rock & roll phenomenon. Famously described as the first heavy metal band to top the pop chart (a claim that greatly depends on one's exact definition of heavy metal), the Los Angeles quartet became an overnight sensation thanks to their monster 1983 smash album ...Read full biography
Metal Health
Released: 1983
Label: Pasha
Critics' Rating:
Quiet Riot seemingly came out of nowhere in 1983, racing up the singles charts with their over-the-top cover of Slade's "Cum On Feel the Noize" and crashing the Billboard album chart's number one spot ...Read full review
Metal Health [Bonus Tracks]
Released: 1983
Label: EPIC/LEGACY
Critics' Rating:
Slipknot definitely took something from the front sleeve of Metal Health, and though Quiet Riot took their career from Slade, this sterling record deserves the metal mastering treatment. The kick-axe title ...Read full review