Legends

Legends

1997 - 2003, Biopic, Other
The biggest bands and most iconic artists become legends.

Episode Guide

  • Legends - The Groups (Episode 34)
    Episode 34:

    The Groups

  • Legends - The Women (Episode 33)
    Episode 33:

    The Women

  • Legends - The Albums (Episode 32)
    Episode 32:

    The Albums

  • Legends - The Men (Episode 31)
    Episode 31:

    The Men

  • Legends - Pink Floyd and Syd Barrett (Episode 29)
    Episode 29:

    Pink Floyd and Syd Barrett

    Pink Floyd and Syd Barrett.

  • Legends - Sam Cooke (Episode 28)
    Episode 28:

    Sam Cooke

    Sam Cooke.

  • Legends - Jimi Hendrix (Episode 27)
    Episode 27:

    Jimi Hendrix

    Guitar legend Jimi Hendrix.

  • Legends - Neil Young (Episode 26)
    Episode 26:

    Neil Young

    Neil Young has success with Buffalo Springfield, with CSN and as a solo artist.

  • Legends - CSNY (Episode 25)
    Episode 25:

    CSNY

    Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young regroup to tour.

  • Legends - The Clash (Episode 24)
    Episode 24:

    The Clash

    British punk rock band the Clash find success.

  • Legends - George Clinton (Episode 23)
    Episode 23:

    George Clinton

    George Clinton leads the funk music movement.

  • Legends - The Pretenders (Episode 22)
    Episode 22:

    The Pretenders

    The Pretenders' Chrissie Hynde leads the band to success.

  • Legends - Bee Gees (Episode 21)
    Episode 21:

    Bee Gees

    The Bee Gees find success and tragedy.

  • Legends - U2 (Episode 20)
    Episode 20:

    U2

    Members of the Irish group U2 come from humble beginnings.

  • Legends - Bruce Springsteen (Episode 19)
    Episode 19:

    Bruce Springsteen

    Bruce Springsteen's music tells the story of his New Jersey upbringing.

  • Legends - John Lennon (Episode 18)
    Episode 18:

    John Lennon

    John Lennon finds solo success after the Beatles.

  • Legends - Queen (Episode 17)
    Episode 17:

    Queen

    Rock group Queen goes from playing London clubs to sold-out stadium shows.

  • Legends - David Bowie (Episode 16)
    Episode 16:

    David Bowie

    David Bowie finds success as a musician, actor and artist.

  • Legends - Johnny Cash (Episode 15)
    Episode 15:

    Johnny Cash

    Johnny Cash finds success both with The Highwaymen and as a solo artist.

  • Legends - John Fogerty (Episode 14)
    Episode 14:

    John Fogerty

    Performance clips and interviews profile John Fogerty.

  • Legends - Aretha Franklin (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Aretha Franklin

    Aretha Franklin goes from child gospel-singer to soul artist.

  • Legends - B.B. King (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    B.B. King

    Blues guitarist B.B. King.

  • Legends - Eric Clapton (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Eric Clapton

    Eric Clapton's career includes work with Cream, Blind Faith and a solo career.

  • Legends - The Doors (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    The Doors

    The career of the Doors is volatile; Jim Morrison dies in 1971.

  • Legends - Led Zeppelin (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Led Zeppelin

    Led Zeppelin experiences trials and tribulations.

  • Legends - Stevie Ray Vaughan (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Stevie Ray Vaughan

    Stevie Ray Vaughan is a musical success but dies young.

  • Legends - Elton John (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Elton John

    Elton John succeeds despite obstacles and tragedies.

  • Legends - The Who (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    The Who

    Film clips and interviews profile The Who.

  • Legends - Tina Turner (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Tina Turner

    Tina Turner ascends to solo success.

  • Legends - Grateful Dead (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Grateful Dead

    The Grateful Dead emerges from San Francisco to achieve a cult following.

  • Legends - Curtis Mayfield (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Curtis Mayfield

    Curtis Mayfield finds success with the Impressions and solo.

  • Legends - Marvin Gaye (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Marvin Gaye

    Singer Marvin Gaye finds success before being killed by his father.

  • Legends - Janis Joplin (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Janis Joplin

    Janis Joplin finds success but dies at 27.