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Formed: 1977 in London, England
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Jon Lord, Bernie Marsden, John Sykes, Don Airey, Reb Beach, David Coverdale, David Dowle, Mel Galley, Micky Moody, Neil Murray, Ian Paice, ...See All
Biography: After recording two solo albums, former Deep Purple vocalist David Coverdale formed Whitesnake around 1977. In the glut of hard rock and heavy metal bands of the late '70s, their first albums got somewhat lost in the shuffle, although they were fairly popular in Europe and Japan. During 1982, Coverdale ...Read full biography
Released: 1987
Label: Geffen
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David Coverdale built Whitesnake's commercial breakthrough on a collection of loud, polished hard rockers, plus the band's best set of pop hooks. The Led Zeppelin-ish "Still of the Night" offered headbanger ...Read full review
Slide It In
Released: 1984
Label: Geffen
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Following up the splendid Saints & Sinners album was no easy task, but 1984's Slide It In turned out to be an even greater triumph for David Coverdale's Whitesnake. From the boisterous machismo of "Spit ...Read full review
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