Artists and Chart Success: If at First You Don’t Succeed, Try, Try Again

Here’s a fun interactive chart that looks at major, major artists and how quickly (or not so quickly) they managed to get a Top 10 hit in America or the UK. Can you believe it took AC/DC forty years?



Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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