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The Firm were an English rock supergroup comprising former Free and Bad Company singer Paul Rodgers, ex-Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page, bass player Tony Franklin, and ex-Uriah Heep drummer Chris Slade. Formed in 1984, the band had only mediocre album sales, although they did have sellout tours. Page and Rodgers originally wanted former Yes drummer Bill Bruford and fretless bassist Pino Palladino in the group; however, Bruford was contracted to another label and Palladino had tour commitments with singer Paul Young.

Both Page and Rodgers refused to play any material from their former bands and instead opted for a selection of songs from both their solo albums and new songs which were heavily infused with a soulful and more commercially accessible sound, courtesy of Franklin’s fretless bass guitar underpinning and understated song structure. Although refusing to play old material, the last track from The Firm, “Midnight Moonlight”, was originally an unreleased song by Led Zeppelin entitled “The Swan Song”. The recording of the track led critics to believe that Page had begun to run out of ideas. In subsequent press interviews, Page had indicated that the band was never meant to last more than two albums. After the band split, Page and Rodgers returned to solo work while Chris Slade joined AC/DC and Franklin teamed up with guitarist John Sykes in Blue Murder.

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  • VOODsauro

    real recognize real bitties! keep hustlin from brazil!! Foxy, Nas and AZ >> these other dorks [7]

    4 Feb 14:38 Rispondi
  • zimnyabsolut

    There is only one The Firm, the one with Paul Rodgers,Jimmy Page, Chris Slade and Tony Franklin. They should be the primary band under this listing with the big picture. [6]

    31 Gen 14:08 Rispondi
  • versionfiv

    whoever wrote "rap has plenty of good artists that make REAL music...." .. rap by definition is not good, and is not real. it is commercial calculated bullcrap. you are confusing rap for hip hop.

    18 Ott 2014 Rispondi
  • Blueprint_12

    adamofgenesis: Foxy does not deserve to be in the same sentence as AZ and Nas! Especially since her shit was ghostwritten lmao. Nature, or an original Firm member Cormega, are more worthy!!

    2 Ott 2014 Rispondi
  • Blueprint_12

    Everyone just enjoy what you like and stfu! And for the record, I'm a bigger rap fan, but 1. I do like rock music too and 2. everyone is entitled to their own personal tastes. So just keep calm and keep scrobbling lmfao.

    2 Ott 2014 Rispondi
  • IranianFaggot97

    FUCK RAP AND ROCK, ONLY Oi! / Street Punk The Firm FROM Netherlands / Rotterdam!!!

    26 Ago 2014 Rispondi
  • alefspfc

    rap rules

    9 Ago 2014 Rispondi
  • alefspfc

    fuck rock

    9 Ago 2014 Rispondi
  • adamofgenesis

    Foxy, Nas and AZ >> these other dorks [6]

    4 Giu 2014 Rispondi
  • adamofgenesis

    It's 2014 why can't we get multiple pages for artist of the same name. Tired of hearing these rock people bitch and fuck up this page with their bullshit.

    4 Giu 2014 Rispondi
  • Bentwick09

    There is only one The Firm, the one with Paul Rodgers,Jimmy Page, Chris Slade and Tony Franklin. They should be the primary band under this listing with the big picture. [5]

    6 Mar 2014 Rispondi
  • JohnTitor98

    There is only one The Firm, the one with Paul Rodgers,Jimmy Page, Chris Slade and Tony Franklin. They should be the primary band under this listing with the big picture. [4]

    21 Gen 2014 Rispondi
  • shellyd86

    There is only one The Firm, the one with Paul Rodgers,Jimmy Page, Chris Slade and Tony Franklin. They should be the primary band under this listing with the big picture. [3]

    21 Gen 2014 Rispondi
  • Danaos-2011

    There is only one The Firm, the one with Paul Rodgers,Jimmy Page, Chris Slade and Tony Franklin. They should be the primary band under this listing with the big picture.

    30 Ott 2013 Rispondi
  • radiobig

    There is only one The Firm, the one with Paul Rodgers,Jimmy Page, Chris Slade and Tony Franklin. They should be the primary band under this listing with the big picture.

    27 Set 2013 Rispondi
  • Music-Ninja

    your right but it's still dumb to call a genre real or crap based on preference.

    12 Lug 2013 Rispondi
  • TheDarkSide73

    Also @CriiSs7 and SlappyBag9...Why is it just because people don't like rap they're suddenly considered a racist?? I think people have a right to their own opinion without being called a racist..Just because he doesn't like the same Firm you guys do..

    23 Giu 2013 Rispondi
  • TheDarkSide73

    I Love Star Trek but i think Star Trekkin' by The 2nd Firm is the worst song i have ever heard in my life..Besides i think The Firm with Jimmy Page is The Best Firm anyway..

    22 Giu 2013 Rispondi
  • CRiiSs7

    Have an open mind, rap has plenty of good artists that make REAL music. RogerBrazil is just some racist idiot who only won't admit it. [2]

    4 Apr 2013 Rispondi
  • SlappyBag9

    Have an open mind, rap has plenty of good artists that make REAL music. RogerBrazil is just some racist idiot who only won't admit it.

    3 Apr 2013 Rispondi
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