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Afterburner is the ninth studio album by the American rock band ZZ Top, released in 1985.
The Afterburner World Tour was a worldwide concert tour by American rock band ZZ Top.
All Headline News (AHN) was a United States-based news agency or wire service.
All Media Network (formerly All Media Guide (AMG) and AllRovi) is an American company that owns and maintains AllMusic, AllMovie, AllGame (until its closure in 2014), SideReel and Celebified.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.
American Blues were an American 1960s Texas-based garage rock band, who played a psychedelic style of blues rock music influenced by the 13th Floor Elevators.
American Recordings (formerly known as Def American Recordings) is a Los Angeles-based record label headed by record producer Rick Rubin.
Angela Pearly-Gates Montenegro-Hodgins (born Pookie Noodlin Pearly-Gates Gibbons) is a fictional character in the television series Bones (2005–2017), portrayed by Michaela Conlin.
Dorothy Ann Willis Richards (September 1, 1933 – September 13, 2006) was an American politician and 45th Governor of Texas (1991–95).
Antenna is the eleventh studio album by the American blues rock band ZZ Top, released in 1994.
"As Time Goes By" is a song written by Herman Hupfeld in 1931.
The Associated Press (AP) is a U.S.-based not-for-profit news agency headquartered in New York City.
The Auto Club 400 is a 400-mile (643.737 km) Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series stock car race held at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California.
Auto Club Speedway, formerly California Speedway, is a two-mile (3 km), low-banked, D-shaped oval superspeedway in Fontana, California which has hosted NASCAR racing annually since 1997.
Riley B. King (September 16, 1925 – May 14, 2015), known professionally as B.B. King, was an American blues singer, electric guitarist, songwriter, and record producer.
Back to the Future Part III is a 1990 American science fiction Western comedy film and the third and final installment of the ''Back to the Future'' trilogy.
The bass guitar (also known as electric bass, or bass) is a stringed instrument similar in appearance and construction to an electric guitar, except with a longer neck and scale length, and four to six strings or courses.
A bassist, or bass player, is a musician who plays a bass instrument such as a double bass, bass guitar, keyboard bass or a low brass instrument such as a tuba or sousaphone.
Battleship is a 2012 American military science fiction action film loosely based on the board game of the same name.
A beard is the collection of hair that grows on the chin and cheeks of humans and some non-human animals.
Beaumont is a city in and the county seat of Jefferson County, Texas in the United States, within the Beaumont–Port Arthur Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Billy Mack "Bill" Ham (February 4, 1937 – June 20, 2016) was an American music impresario, best known as the manager, producer, and image-maker for the blues-rock band ZZ Top.
Billboard (styled as billboard) is an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries.
The Billboard 200 is a record chart ranking the 200 most popular music albums and EPs in the United States.
The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for songs, published weekly by Billboard magazine.
Billy Bob Thornton (born August 4, 1955) is an American actor, filmmaker, singer, songwriter, and musician.
William Frederick Gibbons (born December 16, 1949) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, producer, and actor, best known as the guitarist and lead vocalist of the American rock band ZZ Top.
Blackberry Smoke is an American Southern rock/country rock band from Atlanta, Georgia, United States.
Blues rock is a fusion genre combining elements of blues and rock.
Bones is an American crime procedural drama television series that aired on Fox in the United States from September 13, 2005, until March 28, 2017, for 246 episodes over twelve seasons.
Boogie rock is a music genre which came out of the hard heavy blues rock of the late 1960s.
Carlos Santana (born July 20, 1947) is a Mexican and American musician who first became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana, which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American jazz.
"Cheap Sunglasses" is a 1980 single by ZZ Top from their 1979 album Degüello.
The Chicken Ranch was an illegal but tolerated brothel in the U.S. state of Texas that operated from 1905 until 1973.
Chrome, Smoke & BBQ is a box set by American blues-rock band ZZ Top, released in 2003.
Classic rock is a radio format which developed from the album-oriented rock (AOR) format in the early 1980s.
Conan Christopher O'Brien (born April 18, 1963) is an American television host, comedian, writer, and producer.
Cream were a 1960s British rock power trio consisting of drummer Ginger Baker, guitarist/singer Eric Clapton and lead singer/bassist Jack Bruce.
Michael "Cub" Koda (October 1, 1948 – July 1, 2000) was an American rock and roll singer, guitarist, songwriter, disc jockey, music critic, and record compiler.
The Dance Club Songs chart is a weekly chart published exclusively by Billboard in the United States.
Dance-rock is a post-disco genre connected with pop rock and post-punk with fewer rhythm and blues influences, originated in the early 1980s, following the mainstream death of punk and disco.
David John Matthews (born January 9, 1967) is a South African-born American singer-songwriter, musician and actor, best known as the lead vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist for the Dave Matthews Band.
Degüello is the sixth studio album by the American rock band ZZ Top, released in 1979 (see 1979 in music).
Robert Earl Davis Jr. (July 20, 1971 – November 16, 2000), better known by his stage name DJ Screw, was an American hip hop DJ based in Smithville, Texas, and best known as the creator of the now-famous chopped and screwed DJ technique.
A double entendre is a figure of speech or a particular way of wording that is devised to be understood in two ways, having a double meaning.
A drum kit — also called a drum set, trap set, or simply drums — is a collection of drums and other percussion instruments, typically cymbals, which are set up on stands to be played by a single player, with drumsticks held in both hands, and the feet operating pedals that control the hi-hat cymbal and the beater for the bass drum.
A drummer is a percussionist who creates and accompanies music using drums.
Duck Dynasty was an American reality television series on A&E that portrayed the lives of the Robertson family, who became successful from their family-operated business, Duck Commander.
Joseph Michael "Dusty" Hill (born May 19, 1949) is the bassist, keyboardist, and co-vocalist with the American rock group ZZ Top.
El Loco is the seventh studio album by the American rock band ZZ Top, released in 1981.
Eliminator is the eighth studio album by the American rock band ZZ Top.
Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American singer and actor.
The Expect No Quarter Tour was a concert tour by American rock band ZZ Top.
Fandango! is the fourth album by the American blues rock band ZZ Top, released in 1975.
Patrick Lamark Hawkins (December 4, 1970 – February 3, 1998), better known by his stage name Fat Pat (also known as Mr. Fat Pat), was an American rapper from Houston, Texas who was a member of DEA (Dead End Alliance) with his brother John "Big Hawk" Hawkins and DJ Screw, and Kay-K, all original members of the Screwed Up Click.
Fontana is a city in San Bernardino County, California, United States.
Frank Lee Beard (born June 11, 1949) is the drummer in the American rock band ZZ Top.
"Free Bird", or "Freebird", is a power ballad performed by American rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd.
"Gimme All Your Lovin'" is a song by ZZ Top from their 1983 album Eliminator.
Goldmine, established in September 1974, by founder Brian Bukantis out of Fraser Michigan is an American magazine that focuses on the collectors' market for records, tapes, CDs, and music-related memorabilia.
"Got Me Under Pressure" is a song by ZZ Top from their 1983 album Eliminator.
Greatest Hits is a music video compilation by ZZ Top.
The guitar is a fretted musical instrument that usually has six strings.
Guitar Center is an American music retailer chain.
Guitar World is a monthly music magazine devoted to guitarists, published since July 1980.
A guitarist (or a guitar player) is a person who plays the guitar.
Hachette Books, formerly Hyperion Books, is a general-interest book imprint division of the Hachette established in 1990.
Hal Leonard Corporation is a United States music publishing and distribution company founded in Winona, Minnesota, by Harold "Hal" Edstrom, his brother, Everett "Leonard" Edstrom, and fellow musician Roger Busdicker.
The Hammond organ is an electric organ, invented by Laurens Hammond and John M. Hanert and first manufactured in 1935.
Hard rock is a loosely defined subgenre of rock music that began in the mid-1960s, with the garage, psychedelic and blues rock movements.
Hard Rock Cafe Inc. is a chain of theme restaurants founded in 1971 by Isaac Tigrett and Peter Morton in London.
In the field of recorded music, a hidden track (sometimes called a secret track) is a piece of music that has been placed on a CD, audio cassette, LP record or other recorded medium in such a way as to avoid detection by the casual listener.
Houston is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Texas and the fourth most populous city in the United States, with a census-estimated 2017 population of 2.312 million within a land area of.
The Houston Chronicle is the largest daily newspaper in Houston, Texas, United States.
The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, also called RodeoHouston or abbreviated HLSR, is the largest livestock exhibitions and rodeo in the world.
"I Thank You" is a song written by David Porter and Isaac Hayes originally recorded by Sam & Dave, released in early 1968.
IMDb, also known as Internet Movie Database, is an online database of information related to world films, television programs, home videos and video games, and internet streams, including cast, production crew and personnel biographies, plot summaries, trivia, and fan reviews and ratings.
An innuendo is a hint, insinuation or intimation about a person or thing, especially of a denigrating or a derogatory nature.
Jamaica is an island country situated in the Caribbean Sea.
Geoffrey Arnold Beck (born 24 June 1944) is an English rock guitarist.
Jeremiah Weed is the name for a brand of bourbon whiskey-based products.
Keith Richards (born 18 December 1943) is an English musician and songwriter, best known as a guitarist and founder member of the Rolling Stones.
A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard, a row of levers which are pressed by the fingers.
King of the Hill is an American animated sitcom created by Mike Judge and Greg Daniels that ran from January 12, 1997 to May 6, 2010 on Fox.
La Futura is the fifteenth studio album by the American rock band ZZ Top, and its first in nine years, following Mescalero.
"La Grange" is a song by the American rock group ZZ Top, from their 1973 album Tres Hombres.
La Grange is a city in Fayette County, Texas, United States, near the Colorado River.
"Legs" is a song performed by the band ZZ Top from their 1983 album Eliminator.
Marcus Lakee Edwards (born March 29, 1976), better known by his stage name Lil' Keke, is an American rapper and original member of the Southern hip hop collective Screwed Up Click.
This is an alphabetical list of artists who reached the number one position on the United States Billboard Mainstream Rock chart.
King of the Hill is a U.S. animated television series created by Mike Judge and Greg Daniels.
The WWE Raw guest star is a concept which involves a current or former WWE performer, mainstream celebrity or, sports personality making a guest appearance, assuming the on-screen role as a guest star for that particular episode.
Live performance events including theater, music, dance, opera, use production equipment and services such as staging, scenery, mechanicals, sound, lighting, video, special effects, transport, packaging, communications, costume and makeup to convince live audience members that there is no better place that they could be at the moment.
Live from Texas is a live DVD/Blu-ray by ZZ Top.
London Records is a record label in the U.K. that marketed records in the U.S, Canada, and Latin America from 1947 to 1979 before becoming semi-independent.
Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.
Mainstream Rock is a music chart in Billboard magazine which ranks the most-played songs on mainstream rock radio stations, a category that combines the formats of active rock and heritage rock.
Malibu is a beach city in western Los Angeles County, California, situated about west of Downtown Los Angeles.
Mescalero is the fourteenth studio album by the American rock band ZZ Top.
Mexico (México; Mēxihco), officially called the United Mexican States (Estados Unidos Mexicanos) is a federal republic in the southern portion of North America.
Miami is a major port city on the Atlantic coast of south Florida in the southeastern United States.
Michael Edward Fossum (born December 19, 1957 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota) is a former American astronaut and the.
Mother Goose: Rock 'n' Rhyme (also known as Shelley Duvall's Mother Goose: Rock 'n' Rhyme or Shelley Duvall's Rock in Rhymeland) is a 1990 American musical television film that aired on the Disney Channel.
The Moving Sidewalks was an American psychedelic blues rock band, most notable for giving future ZZ Top guitarist, Billy Gibbons, his start in the music business.
An MTV Video Music Award (commonly abbreviated as a VMA) is an award presented by the cable channel MTV to honor the best in the music video medium.
The MTV Video Music Award for Best Art Direction in a Video is a craft award given to both the artist as well as the art director of the music video.
The MTV Video Music Award for Best Direction in a Video is a craft award given to the artist, the artist's manager, and the director of the music video.
The MTV Video Music Award for Best Group Video was first given out at the 1984 MTV Video Music Awards; and in 2007, going along with how the VMAs were revamped that year, the award was renamed Best Group, as it awarded the artist's body of work for the full year rather than a specific video.
Music Sales Group is a global music publisher, with headquarters in Berners Street, London.
National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is an American auto racing sanctioning and operating company that is best known for stock-car racing.
New wave is a genre of rock music popular in the late 1970s and the 1980s with ties to mid-1970s punk rock.
New York is an American biweekly magazine concerned with life, culture, politics, and style generally, and with a particular emphasis on New York City.
The Orange Bowl, officially the Capital One Orange Bowl for sponsorship purposes, is an annual American college football bowl game played at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.
Paste is a monthly music and entertainment digital magazine published in the United States by Wolfgang's Vault.
Paula Julie Abdul (born June 19, 1962) is an American dancer, choreographer, singer, songwriter, actress, and television personality.
"Pearl Necklace" is a song by ZZ Top from their 1981 album El Loco.
A percussion instrument is a musical instrument that is sounded by being struck or scraped by a beater (including attached or enclosed beaters or rattles); struck, scraped or rubbed by hand; or struck against another similar instrument.
Alecia Beth Moore (born September 8, 1979), known professionally as Pink (stylized as), is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actress.
PopMatters is an international online magazine of cultural criticism that covers many aspects of popular culture.
Punk rock (or "punk") is a rock music genre that developed in the mid-1970s in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.
Rancho Texicano: The Very Best of ZZ Top is a greatest hits album by the blues rock band ZZ Top.
RCA Records (formerly legally traded as the RCA Records Label) is an American record label owned by Sony Music, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.
The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is a trade organization that represents the recording industry in the United States.
Recycler is the tenth studio album by the American blues rock band ZZ Top, released in 1990.
Rhythmeen is the twelfth studio album by the American blues rock band ZZ Top, released in 1996.
Frederick Jay "Rick" Rubin (born March 10, 1963) is an American record producer and former co-president of Columbia Records.
Rio Grande Mud is the second album by the American rock band ZZ Top.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, located on the shore of Lake Erie in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, recognizes and archives the history of the best-known and most influential artists, producers, engineers, and other notable figures who have had some major influence on the development of rock and roll.
Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
Rockpalast (Rock Palace) is a German music television show that broadcasts live on German television station Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR).
Rolling Stone is an American monthly magazine that focuses on popular culture.
"Rough Boy" was the third single by American rock band ZZ Top from their 1985 album Afterburner.
Sam & Dave were an American soul and R&B duo who performed together from 1961 until 1981.
Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.
"Sharp Dressed Man" is a song performed by ZZ Top from their 1983 album Eliminator.
Silas Merritt Robertson (born April 27, 1948), known as Si Robertson and often referred to as "Uncle Si", is an American television personality, preacher, hunter, outdoorsman, retired U.S. Army soldier, and a Retired duck-call maker at Duck Commander.
Simon & Schuster, Inc., a subsidiary of CBS Corporation, is an American publishing company founded in New York City in 1924 by Richard Simon and Max Schuster.
SoundCloud is an online audio distribution platform based in Berlin, Germany that enables its users to upload, promote, and share their originally-created audio.
Southern rock is a subgenre of rock music and a genre of Americana.
Stephen Ray Vaughan (October 3, 1954 – August 27, 1990) was an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer.
Super Bowl XXXI was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion New England Patriots and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Green Bay Packers to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1996 season.
A synthesizer (often abbreviated as synth, also spelled synthesiser) is an electronic musical instrument that generates electric signals that are converted to sound through instrument amplifiers and loudspeakers or headphones.
Tejas is the fifth studio album by the American rock band ZZ Top.
Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population.
The Texas House of Representatives is the lower house of the bicameral Texas Legislature.
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas is a musical with a book by Texas author Larry L. King and Peter Masterson and music and lyrics by Carol Hall.
The Blade, also known as the Toledo Blade, is a daily newspaper in Toledo, Ohio, in the United States, first published on December 19, 1835.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Rolling Stones are an English rock band formed in London, England, in 1962.
The Tube was a United Kingdom music television programme, which ran for five series, from 5 November 1982 to 26 April 1987.
Townsquare Media, Inc. (formerly Regent Communications until 2010) is an American radio network and media company based in Greenwich, Connecticut.
Tres Hombres (Spanish for "three men") is the third album by the American rock band ZZ Top.
"Tube Snake Boogie" is a song by American rock band ZZ Top from their 1981 album El Loco.
"Tush" is a song by American blues rock band ZZ Top and was the only single from their fourth album Fandango!.
Two and a Half Men is an American television sitcom that originally aired on CBS for twelve seasons from September 22, 2003, to February 19, 2015.
"Velcro Fly" is the fourth single off ZZ Top's 1985 album Afterburner.
VH1 (originally an initialism of Video Hits One) is an American cable and satellite television network based in New York City operated by the Viacom Global Entertainment Group, a unit of Viacom Media Networks, a division of Viacom.
The VH1 Rock Honors were an annual ceremony paying homage to bands who influenced the sound of rock music.
Storytellers is a television music series produced by the VH1 network.
Viacom Inc. is an American multinational media conglomerate with interests primarily in film and television.
Virgin Books is a United Kingdom book publisher 90% owned by the publishing group Random House, and 10% owned by Virgin Group, the company originally set up by Richard Branson as a record company.
Waxahachie is the county seat of Ellis County, Texas, United States, and lies just beyond the southern suburbs of Dallas.
The West Seattle Herald is a newspaper serving West Seattle, Seattle, Washington.
Wilco is an American alternative rock band based in Chicago, Illinois.
John William Ferrell (born July 16, 1967) is an American actor, comedian, producer, and writer.
The Worldwide Texas Tour was a concert tour by American rock band ZZ Top.
WWE Raw, also known as Monday Night Raw or simply Raw, is a professional wrestling television program that currently airs live on Monday evenings at 8 pm EST on the USA Network in the United States.
XXX is the thirteenth studio album by the American blues rock band ZZ Top, released in 1999 (see 1999 in music).
Arzell J. Hill (September 30, 1935 – April 27, 1984),Dahl, Bill.
This is the musical equipment used by the members of the hard rock/blues rock band ZZ Top.
ZZ Top's First Album is the debut studio album by the American rock band ZZ Top.