Robert Anthony Plant (born 20 August 1948) is an English singer and songwriter, best known as the lead singer and lyricist of the English rock band Led Zeppelin for all of its existence from 1968 until 1980, when the band broke up following the death of John Bonham, the band's drummer. He was inducted with the band into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1995.
Plant enjoyed great success with Led Zeppelin from the late 1960s to the end of the 1970s. He developed a compelling image as the charismatic rock-and-roll front man, similar to those of contemporaries such as Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones, Roger Daltrey of the Who, Jim Morrison of the Doors, and Freddie Mercury of Queen. After Led Zeppelin dissolved in 1980, Plant continued to perform and record continuously on a variety of solo and group projects. His first well known post-Led Zeppelin project was The Honeydrippers, alongside former Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page, among ...
|Born||20 Aug. 1948 (Age: 73), in West Bromwich|
|Role(s)||ProducerProducer (co)HarmonicaLead VocalsVocalMix|
|Label(s)||Es ParanzaRounderFontanaRhinoSwan SongMercury RecordsNonesuchWarner Music UKAtlanticDecca Records|
|Label management||Es Paranza (personal label)Sons of Einion Ltd. (personal publisher)|