1,181 Shouts - 7,804,247 Scrobbles
As pioneers of, and at the forefront of the then new wave of british heavy metal the band enjoyed a period of prominence in the UK (including popular chart success) and Europe in the early 1980s, and later the USA and Japan. Saxon started in South Yorkshire, England as SOB during 1976 with founder members Graham Oliver and Steve Dawson.
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Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Princess of the Night - (5:14) - 21,788 plays
- LyricsWhere were you in '79 when the dam began to burst?
Did you check us out down at the local show?
Were you wearing denim, wearing leather?
Did you run down to the front?
Did you queue for your ticket through the ice and snow?
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- Crusader - (6:04) - 9,625 plays
- 747 (Strangers in the Night) - (3:42) - 9,258 plays
- And the Bands Played On - (2:46) - 8,034 plays
- Ride Like the Wind - (4:23) - 7,938 plays
- Never Surrender - (3:37) - 6,026 plays
- Motorcycle Man - (4:10) - 4,844 plays
- Heavy Metal Thunder - (5:17) - 4,863 plays