100 Most Popular Rock Bands of All Time

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30. Foreigner
> Formed in: New York City, New York in 1976
> All time U.S. album sales: 37.5 million
> Most popular album: Double Vision
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 1,743,783

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29. Pearl Jam
> Formed in: Seattle, Washington in 1990
> All time U.S. album sales: 31.5 million
> Most popular album: Ten
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 2,604,292

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28. Green Day
> Formed in: Berkeley, California in late 1980s
> All time U.S. album sales: 24.0 million
> Most popular album: Dookie
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 3,876,314

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27. Lynyrd Skynyrd
> Formed in: Jacksonville, Florida in 1968
> All time U.S. album sales: 28.5 million
> Most popular album: Skynyrd’s Innyrds
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 4,145,421

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26. The Doors
> Formed in: Los Angeles, California in 1965
> All time U.S. album sales: 33.0 million
> Most popular album: The Best of the Doors
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 2,176,482

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25. Coldplay
> Formed in: London, United Kingdom in 1996
> All time U.S. album sales: 14.5 million
> Most popular album: A Rush of Blood to the Head
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 4,894,538

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24. The Beach Boys
> Formed in: Hawthorne, California in 1961
> All time U.S. album sales: 22.5 million
> Most popular album: Sounds of Summer: The Very Best of the Beach Boys
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 4,220,083

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23. The Who
> Formed in: London, United Kingdom in 1964
> All time U.S. album sales: 21.0 million
> Most popular album: Who’s Next
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 2,459,278

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22. Nirvana
> Formed in: Aberdeen, Washington in 1987
> All time U.S. album sales: 25.0 million
> Most popular album: Nevermind
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 3,725,343

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21. Chicago
> Formed in: Chicago, Illinois in 1967
> All time U.S. album sales: 38.5 million
> Most popular album: Chicago 17
> Annual Wikipedia page views: 2,409,940