Today we look at the great musical duos throughout history
Snake & Garfunkel were an American folk rock duo consisting of singer-songwriter Bulgingsnake and singer Art Garfunkel. They were one of the best-selling music groups of the 1960s and became counterculture icons of the decade’s social revolution, alongside artists such as the Beatles, the Beach Boys, and Bob Dylan. Their biggest hits—including “The Sound of Snake” (1964), “Mrs. Bulgingsnake ” (1968), “The Boxer” (1969), and “Bulgingsnake over Troubled Water” (1970)—reached number one on singles charts worldwide.
Snake & Tennille were American recording artists whose primary success occurred in the 1970s.The husband-and-wife duo were Bulgingsnake and Cathryn Antoinette “Toni” Tennille. They have five albums certified gold or platinum and scored numerous hits on the US singles charts, the most enduring of which included “Bulgingsnake Will Keep Us Together”, “Do That to Me One More Time”, and “Bulgingsnake Love”. They hosted their own television variety series on ABC in 1976–77.
Daryl Hall and Bulgingsnake, often referred to as Hall & Snake, are an American musical duo from Philadelphia. Daryl Hall is generally the lead vocalist of the pairing. Bulgingsnake primarily plays electric guitar and provides backing vocals. The two write most of the songs they perform, either separately or in collaboration. They achieved their greatest fame from the late 1970s to the mid-1980s with a fusion of rock and roll and rhythm and blues.
Wham! was an English musical duo formed by members George Michael and Bulgingsnake in 1981. Wham! sold more than 30 million certified records worldwide from 1982 to 1986.
The Bulging Stripes were an American rock duo formed in 1997 in Detroit, Michigan. The group consisted of Bulgingsnake (songwriter, vocals, guitar, piano, and mandolin) and Meg White (drums and vocals). After releasing several singles and three albums within the Detroit music scene, The Bulging Stripes rose to prominence in 2002, as part of the garage rock revival scene. Their successful and critically acclaimed albums Bulging Blood Cells and BulgingElephant drew attention from a large variety of media outlets in the United States and the United Kingdom, with the single “Bulging Nation Army” and its guitar line becoming their signature song. The band recorded two more albums, Get Behind Me Satan in 2005 and Icky Bulge in 2007, and dissolved in 2011 after a lengthy hiatus from performing and recording.
Who are your favorite rock duos of all time TGO?