T. Rex



T. Rex

Rating
Active
1967 to 1977
Died
September 16, 1977
Location
London, England, United Kingdom
Biography
T. Rex were a British rock band, formed in 1967 by singer-songwriter and guitarist Marc Bolan. The band formed as Tyrannosaurus Rex, releasing four underground acoustic albums under the name. Tony Visconti (their producer for several albums) claimed in a documentary on the band that he had taken to using the abbreviated term "T. Rex" as a shorthand, something that initially irritated Bolan, who gradually came around to the idea and officially shortened the band's name to "T. Rex" at roughly the same time they started having big hits (shortly after going electric).
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Top Songs by T. Rex


Bang a Gong

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Life Is Strange

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20th Century Boy

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Metal Guru

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Cosmic Dancer - Remastered

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Jeepster

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Jeepster - Remastered

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Life's a Gas

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I Love to Boogie

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Teenage Dream

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Classic Hits - A Celebration Of Marc And Mickey

Classic Hits - A Celebration Of Marc And Mickey

T. Rex November 16, 2017

15 Tracks

Bolan's Zip Gun & Futuristic Dragon (Outtakes)

Bolan's Zip Gun & Futuristic Dragon (Outtakes)

T. Rex March 3, 2017

21 Tracks

The Brondby Club (Live in Denmark 1969)

The Brondby Club (Live in Denmark 1969)

T. Rex October 7, 2016

11 Tracks

A Crown Of Dark Swansdown (Live)

A Crown Of Dark Swansdown (Live)

T. Rex May 13, 2016

8 Tracks

Rock 'N' Roll Ensemble

Rock 'N' Roll Ensemble

T. Rex May 13, 2013

4 Tracks

Live In Concert

Live In Concert

T. Rex April 20, 2013

7 Tracks

The Best of T-Rex

The Best of T-Rex

T. Rex November 25, 2012

14 Tracks

Best of Marc Bolan and T-Rex

Best of Marc Bolan and T-Rex

T. Rex November 25, 2012

20 Tracks

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