Saxon (Band)

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Saxon are an English heavy metal band formed in 1976, in South Yorkshire. As one of the leaders of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal, they had eight UK Top 40 albums in the 1980s including four UK Top 10 albums and two Top 5 albums. The band also had numerous singles in the UK Singles Chart and chart success all over Europe and Japan, as well as success in the US. During the 1980s Saxon established themselves as one of Europe's biggest metal acts. The band tours regularly and have sold more than 15 million albums worldwide. They are considered one of the classic metal acts and have influenced many bands such as Metallica, Mötley Crüe, Pantera, Sodom, Skid Row, and Megadeth. Wikipedia


From this profile you will find 20 photos, 2 magazines, 53 lists, 118 albums, 493 songs, and key facts about Saxon!

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1 Princess Of The Night 1981
2 Wheels Of Steel 1980
3 Denim And Leather 1981
4 Crusader 1984
5 And The Bands Played On 1981
6 Ride Like The Wind 1988
7 Never Surrender 1981
8 Motorcycle Man 1980
9 Heavy Metal Thunder 1980
10 Strong Arm Of The Law 1980
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