I’ve gone from being in that huge band to picking up the pieces of my own gift.” Credit Robert’s friendship with Alison for helping him rediscover his joy in family music.“She loves to sit around in the parlor singing those old songs with whichever family’s coming into town,” Robert tells the U. publication ‘The Independent‘ of Alison, “in the same way that my grandfather used to do in the Black Country: they’d sit around with fiddles and sing.
Robert Anthony Plant was born on 20 August 1948, in the Black Country town of West Bromwich, Staffordshire to Robert C.
Robert Plant is patiently standing in a spacious dark wood and stained glass appointed event room on an upper floor of The Bowery Hotel, a trendy "it" spot on the Lower East Side of Manhattan.
He sips a latte Correction: The number of Grammys Robert Plant and Alison Krauss won for their album Raising Sand was incorrect in a previous version of this story.
“It’s just about getting down into the earth of music.
I spent three, four, five years never playing a Zeppelin song, from 1981 onwards, because I didn’t just want to lean on Zeppelin.