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Scorpions

Formed: 1969 in Hanover, Germany
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Michael Schenker, Herman Rarebell, Francis Buchholz, Wolfgang Dziony, Lothar Heimberg, Matthias Jabs, James Kottak, Rudy Lenners, Klaus ...See All
Biography: Known best for their 1984 anthem "Rock You Like a Hurricane" and the 1990 ballad "Wind of Change," German rockers the Scorpions have sold over 22 million records, making them one of the most successful rock bands to ever come out of Continental Europe. Formed in 1969 by Rudolf Schenker, the original ...Read full biography
Crazy World
Released: 1990
Label: Island Def Jam
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After the release of Savage Amusement in 1988, the Scorpions expressed disdain toward the album, feeling that it was too polished when compared to their other work. Their longtime producer, Dieter Dierks, ...Read full review
Lovedrive
Released: 1979
Label: Island Def Jam
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Prior to Lovedrive's recording, the Scorpions' lineup had a major change when their lead guitarist, Uli Jon Roth, quit the group (not to mention, the rock genre was rapidly changing). With this in mind, ...Read full review