Atlantic RecordsLed Zeppelin‘s “Whole Lotta Love” has been selected as the greatest guitar riff of all time by listeners of BBC Radio 2.
“Sweet Child O’ Mine” by Guns ‘N’ Roses was second in the poll, followed by AC/DC‘s “Back in Black” and Deep Purple‘s “Smoke on the Water.”
Listeners voted the Zeppelin tune number one from a BBC Radio 2 list of 100 guitar riffs compiled by a panel of DJs, music critics and record producers.
Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page said he was “knocked out” when he learned “Whole Lotta Love” was voted number one. …read more