Whole Lotta Love hit no 1 on the Go-Set National Top 40 on 4 April 1970.
‘Whole Lotta Love’ by the English rock band Led Zeppelin. It is the opening track on the band’s second album, Led Zeppelin II.
Jimmy Page came up with the guitar riff on his houseboat on the River Thames at Pangbourne, Berkshire, England.
Read more: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whole_Lotta_Love
This blistering track from Led Zeppelin’s second album contains some of Robert Plant’s most lascivious lyrics, culled from the blues. It’s not poetry, but he gets his point across quite effectively, letting the girl know that he’s yearning, and ready to give her all of his love – every inch.
Plant’s lyrics are based on a 1962 Muddy Waters song written by Willie Dixon called “You Need Love,” where Waters sings:
I ain’t foolin’, you need schoolin’
Baby, you know you need coolin’
Woman, way down inside
Read more: www.songfacts.com/facts/led-zeppelin/whole-lotta-love
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