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Slade

Band, *1966 GB, Wolverhampton
Rock
A.k.a. Ambrose Slade The N' Betweens

Slade (originally known as The N'Betweens and now Slade II) are an English glam rock band from Wolverhampton/Walsall. They rose to prominence during the early 1970s with 17 consecutive top 20 hits and six number ones. The British Hit Singles & Albums names them as the most successful British group of the 1970s based on sales of singles. They were the first act to achieve three singles enter at number one; all six of the band's chart-toppers were penned by Noddy Holder and Jim Lea. Total UK sales stand at 6,520,171, and their best-selling single, "Merry Xmas Everybody", has sold in excess of one million copies.

        
Members
PortraitJim Lea
voc *1949 GB
PortraitDon Powell
dr, perc *1946
PortraitNoddy Holder
voc, g *1946 GB
PortraitDave Hill
bvoc, g, voc *1946 GB
PortraitMal McNulty
voc, bvoc *1951 GB
Steve Makin
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