With five number one singles and four number one albums, the Eagles were among the most successful recording artists of the 1970s; at the end of the 20th century, two of those albums, Eagles: Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975 and Hotel California, ranked among the ten best-selling albums ever,…more
The Eagles were ranked #75 on Rolling Stone magazine's The Immortals-The 100 Greatest Artists of All Time.
The Eagles's two albums 1976's Hotel California was ranked #37 and 1972's The Eagles was ranked #374 on Rolling Stone magazine's The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.
The Eagles's hit "Hotel California" was ranked #11 on Rolling Stone magazine's and MTV's 100 Greatest Pop Songs.
Their 1976 album Hotel California is ranked #38 on VH1's 100 Greatest Albums.
The Eagles' hit "Hotel California" is ranked #6 on VH1's 100 Greatest Rock Songs.
Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Bernie Leadon and Randy Meisner were backup players for Linda Ronstadt in 1971 when they decided to form their own group; Thus The Eagles came to be.
The Eagles reunited in 1994 and began touring again.
They released 21 singles, all of which made the U.S. singles charts
They released six studio albums, and nine live albums and compilations between 1972 and 2003
They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998 and the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 2001
Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975 is the biggest selling album of all time.
The Eagles' last studio album, The Long Run, was a best seller.
The Eagles' hit Life in the Fastlane was a number one hit in 1976.
Meisner left the band in 1977 and was replaced by Timothy Schmit.
Don Henley originally played the drums for The Eagles.
Randy Meisner originally played base for The Eagles.
Their first album, Eagles, was recorded in 1972.
The Eagles recorded a live album in 1980.
Bernie Leadon and Glenn Frey both originally played guitar for The Eagles.
The Eagles have 4 number 1 albums.
The Eagles have 5 number 1 singles.
The album Hotel California is ranked number 12 all time on classicrock.com.
In 1976, the hit song "Hotel California" was ranked number 1.
They were ranked #23 on VH1's 100 Greatest Artists of Rock & Roll.
Don Felder was asked to join the Eagles in 1974 after contributing guitar tracks to On the Border.