Rock ballad

The most common use of the term ballad in modern pop music is for an emotional love song. During the 1970s, the power ballad was developed by rock bands as an emotional song, generally focused on love, delivered with powerful vocals and using rock instruments, particularly electric guitars, keyboards and drums. According to music essayist and author Charles Aaron, power ballads came into existence in the early 1970s, when rock stars attempted to be introspective and sensitive. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Rod Stewart

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  • framgena

    prokopiss,Um...Do you hear about german's "Bonfire"?) Scorpions on the first place for me,Bonfire on a second)

    October 2014
  • tortACh

    Metallica nomber 1!

    August 2012
  • prokopisss

    oh yeah!!! Best Rock ballads 1) Scorpions 2)Three days grace 3)david cook

    March 2011
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