100 Most Popular Rock Bands of All Time

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20. Santana
> Formed in: San Francisco, California in 1967
> All time U.S. album sales: 43.5 million
> Most popular album: Supernatural
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 1,290,189

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19. Creedence Clearwater Revival
> Formed in: El Cerrito, California in 1967
> All time U.S. album sales: 28.0 million
> Most popular album: Chronicle: 20 Greatest Hits
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 2,412,076

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18. Journey
> Formed in: San Francisco, California in 1973
> All time U.S. album sales: 48.0 million
> Most popular album: Greatest Hits
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 3,349,832

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17. Van Halen
> Formed in: Pasadena, California in 1974
> All time U.S. album sales: 56.5 million
> Most popular album: 1984 (MCMLXXXIV)
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 2,110,739

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16. U2
> Formed in: Dublin, Republic of Ireland in 1976
> All time U.S. album sales: 52.0 million
> Most popular album: The Joshua Tree
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 3,241,893

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15. Bon Jovi
> Formed in: Sayreville, New Jersey in 1983
> All time U.S. album sales: 34.5 million
> Most popular album: Slippery When Wet
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 2,994,792

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14. Maroon 5
> Formed in: Los Angeles, California in 2001
> All time U.S. album sales: 10.0 million
> Most popular album: Songs About Jane
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 2,714,145

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13. Red Hot Chili Peppers
> Formed in: Los Angeles, California in 1983
> All time U.S. album sales: 25.0 million
> Most popular album: Blood Sugar Sex Magik
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 6,443,759

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12. Linkin Park
> Formed in: Agoura Hills, California in 1996
> All time U.S. album sales: 27.0 million
> Most popular album: Hybrid Theory
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 8,429,414

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11. Fleetwood Mac
> Formed in: London, United Kingdom in 1967
> All time U.S. album sales: 49.5 million
> Most popular album: Rumours
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 4,565,270