A new version of Last.fm is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site.

Tags

Related to:

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. In 1976, the… read more

Top Artists

Top Tracks

Top Albums

Related Tags

API Calls