The legendary German band The Scorpions are back on the road in 2020 to play all their big hits to the fans. The band is formed by Klaus Meine (Vocals), Rudolf Schenker (Guitar), Matthias Jabs (Guitar), Paweł Mąciwoda (Bass) and Mikkey Dee (Drums). The only members of the band since the beggining are Rudolf and Klaus. The Las Vegas residency will have Queensryche as the opening band.
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Throughout their more than 50-year career, they have released dozens of studio albums, singles, live albums, compilations and some live DVDs. Also, they have received several awards at an international level which makes them the most successful hard rock band from Germany. In addition, their albums have sold between 100 and 160 million copies worldwide.
Some of the band’s songs have been included on “Greatest Hits” lists. Such as Billboard magazine on their “Top 100 hard rock hits” list, placing “Still Loving You”, “Rock You Like a Hurricane”, “Rhythm of Love “and” No One Like You “.
The television channel VH1 ranked “Rock You Like a Hurricane” eighteenth on the list of “100 best hard rock songs“. The song “Wind of Change” was the most successful ballad in Germany and stayed 55 consecutive weeks on the charts in that country, with 11 of them in first.
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