LOS ANGELES - JANUARY 1975: Ace Frehley, Paul Stanley, Peter Criss, and Gene Simmons of the rock and roll band Kiss pose for a portrait session in January 1975 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

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The Music of 1977

Punk rock became all the rage in 1977 with bands like The Sex Pistols and The Ramones. These bands were very entertaining on stage and drew big crowds. The Ramones “Ramona”.

Kiss was successful with their outrages make-up and costumes. “Got Love for Sale

Fleetwood Mac became more popular when they added new members and changed their style of music. They came out with two very successful albums which sold more than 11 million copies.“Never Going Back Again

Both James Taylor and his wife Carly Simon were doing well. Taylor with his platinum record JT and her single “Nobody Does It Better”

In R&B TheCommodores were a great success with hits like “Brick House

This was the year that the world of music took a heavy hit losing both the King of Rock and Roll Elvis and crooner Bing Crosby to the angels.

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