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Final Four: Best Rock Album of the 80's

Posted on: February 18, 2009 8:00 pm
Edited on: February 18, 2009 8:02 pm
 

Elite 8 results: http://www.cbssports.com/mcc/blogs/
entry/12788791/13530821/4

Alpha Region Winner:

1. Appetite for Destruction   87' - Guns n Roses

Have world-wide sales of over 28 million copies sold.

The Album still remains the fastest selling debut album in history.

Rolling Stone Magazine ranked it 61 on their list of the 500 Greatest Albums of all time.

#1 Song Sweet Child O'Mine

Delta Region Winner:

1. The Joshua Tree   87' - U2

Have world-wide sales of over 25 million copies sold.

Rolling Stone Magazine ranked it 26 on their list of the 500 Greatest Albums of all time.

Won Grammy Awards for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group & Album of the Year.

#1 Songs I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For & With or Without You.


Beta Region Winner:

1. Back in Black   80' - AC/DC

Have world-wide sales of over 42 million copies sold, making it the Second Best Selling Album of all time.

Rolling Stone Magazine ranked it 73 on their list of the 500 Greatest Albums of all time

Charlie Region Winner:

1. The Wall   79'(DEC) - Pink Floyd

Have world-wide sales of over 30 million copies sold.

Rolling Stone Magazine ranked it 87 on their list of the 500 Greatest Albums of all time.

Won a Grammy Award for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical

#1 Song Another Brick in the Wall(Pt.2)

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Since: Jan 15, 2008
Posted on: February 25, 2009 6:59 pm
 

Final Four: Best Rock Album of the 80's

Was a close race for the finals and the winners are......

Alpha Region Winner:

1. Appetite for Destruction   87' - Guns n Roses    18-17   51% 

Delta Region Winner:

1. The Joshua Tree   87' - U2


 

Beta Region Winner:

1. Back in Black   80' - AC/DC    18-17   51% 

Charlie Region Winner:

1. The Wall   79'(DEC) - Pink Floyd

 




Since: Jan 17, 2008
Posted on: February 25, 2009 3:32 pm
 

Final Four: Best Rock Album of the 80's

Hey Cleve!  How are things in C'bus?

The Joshua Tree...U2

Back In Black...AC/DC




Since: Jan 11, 2009
Posted on: February 24, 2009 9:27 am
 

Final Four: Best Rock Album of the 80's

Appetite and BiB for me.




Since: Jan 15, 2008
Posted on: February 23, 2009 6:11 pm
 

Final Four: Best Rock Album of the 80's

Thanks...JMW & Pozzy!




Since: Feb 13, 2009
Posted on: February 23, 2009 2:40 pm
 

Final Four: Best Rock Album of the 80's

Appetite for Destruction - Guns and Roses

 

The Wall - Pink Floyd

 

This is a cool one, wish I had been here from the start. dang!Frown



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Since: Jan 4, 2007
Posted on: February 23, 2009 11:32 am
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Since: Feb 11, 2007
Posted on: February 22, 2009 11:33 pm
 

Final Four: Best Rock Album of the 80's

Down to four excellent albums and some difficult choices.  My choices for going to the finals are:

Appetite For Destruction- Guns n Roses

and

The Wall- Pink Floyd




Since: Jan 15, 2008
Posted on: February 21, 2009 11:53 am
 

Final Four: Best Rock Album of the 80's

Thanks...Futball, TCJags, MF & Sanders!




Since: Nov 7, 2008
Posted on: February 20, 2009 11:17 pm
 

Final Four: Best Rock Album of the 80's

Hi Ya Cleve

 

Alpha Region

Appetite for Destruction - Guns n Roses - 1987

Beta Region

Back in Black - AC/DC - 1980




Since: Feb 26, 2008
Posted on: February 20, 2009 10:53 pm
 

Final Four: Best Rock Album of the 80's

Great job as always Cleve

Alpha Region

Appetite for Destruction - Guns n Roses - 1987

Beta Region

Back in Black - AC/DC - 1980

Peace MF.



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