Monkees Band

Presentation on the Monkees

Popular Rock Band

The Monkees were a popular rock band from 1965 to 1971 that also had a popular TV show that aired from 1966 to 1971. The Monkees got popular at 1966 considering that within October of 1966 and November of 1967 they put out 4 albums and became number 1 on the charts. On top of that hey sold 75 million records world wide.

The Band

Scince they were first starting up, in their first year of their TV show they only made $450 an episode but in their second year they made $750 an episode. Their band consists of 4 members all of which are listed. But, after their explosion of popularity,in 1967 they outsold the Beetles and the Rolling Stones .

The Monkees

The Members

The members consisted of Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Peter Tork and Davy Jones. All of them are alive except for Davy Jones who died in February 29th 2012. After their boost of popularity in 1966 they outsold the beetles and the rolling stones in 1967.

Sources

wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Monkees Monkees.com