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ZZ Top Featured On 80’s At 8 With “Sleeping Bag” [VIDEO]

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The Little ol’ Band from Texas. Same line-up since day one and never broke up. How’s that for a stat?

Dusty Hill, Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard make up the Hall Of Fame Band ZZ Top.

Got their name from names of rolling papers ZZ (Zig Zag) and Top rolling papers.

ZZ Top put their mark in music back in 1969, a fun band to see and you will always walk away from their shows saying,”That was Great”.

Their music has been described as many things from Blues, Boogie Rock, Southern Rock and even Hard Rock.

1985’s “Afterburner” was still as successful commercially as Eliminator, becoming their highest- charting album and had  sales of 5 million . All of the singles from “Afterburner” made it into the Top 40  as hits, with two of them hit No.1 on the Mainstream Rock chart.

The music video for “Velcro Fly” was choreographed by Paula Abdul.

< LA FUTURA is the first new album in nine years for the guys and is set for release September 11.

From the album Afterburner was a song titled, “Sleeping Bag” that peaked at Number 1 on the Mainstream Rock Tracks and reached Number 8 in the Top 100 Billboard charts, in fact; the line up of songs is pretty good.

“Sleeping Bag” – 4:03

“Stages” – 3:32

“Woke Up with Wood” – 3:45

“Rough Boy” – 4:50

“Can’t Stop Rockin'” – 3:02

“Planet of Women” – 4:04

“I Got the Message” – 3:27

“Velcro Fly” – 3:29

“Dipping Low (In the Lap of Luxury)” – 3:11

“Delirious” – 3:41

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