Legendary Bands At The Beginning Vs. After They Got Famous

While creating something you’re truly passionate about, you’re never really sure whether it will work out or not. Throughout history, the biggest success stories almost always have one thing in common – their main goals were never to become iconic, the goal was to create art as well as something people would truly enjoy.

So, this list dives into the past of the most famous bands in history while looking at how all of them looked before fame struck – from the innocent Bee Gees to hardcore partying with Metallica – this list shows how life was for these iconic bands before they ever dreamed about becoming as big as they did.

 

Linkin Park

Linkin Park

Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode

The Beatles

The Beatles

Bee Gees

Bee Gees

Metallica

Metallica

Green Day

Green Day

Rolling Stones

Rolling Stones

AC/DC

AC/DC

Beastie Boys

Beastie Boys

Nine Inch Nails

Nine Inch Nails

Radiohead

Radiohead

Iron Maiden

Iron Maiden

The Cure

The Cure

R.E.M.

R.E.M.

U2

U2

Aerosmith

Aerosmith

Def Leppard

Def Leppard

Pixies

Pixies

Judas Priest

Judas Priest

The Sex Pistols

The Sex Pistols