Since their inception, The Hollies have toured each and every year for over 50 years and continue to perform to sell-out concerts around the world to this day.
As major players in the magnificent 1960’s British Pop Revolution – a time when British bands first conquered the world, The Hollies hallmark vocal harmony has not wavered throughout 50 Years of continuous touring, performing and recording. From 1963 through to the mid-70’s, the Hollies had more hits than even the Beatles – In that period alone they had 18 Top ten hits. Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress) – No1 in the US charts in 1972. The Air That I Breathe topped the UK charts in 1974 and He Ain’t Heavy hit the top spot in 1988.
At the heart of The Hollies, one of Britain’s best loved groups, are the integral, original members – powerhouse drummer Bobby Elliott and singer, songwriter and lead guitarist, Tony Hicks. Their soaring, distinctive harmonies, brilliantly crafted songs, and cultivated musicianship, coupled with The Hollies extensive back catalogue of memorable tunes, have ensured the longevity of one of our greatest Pop/Rock bands whose music remains fresh, dynamic and timeless.
With Ivor Novello Awards for ‘Outstanding Contribution to British Music’ to their name andinduction into the prestigious American Rock n’ Roll Hall Of Fame – ‘For their Impact on theEvolution, Development, and Perpetuation of Rock n’ Roll’. There is no doubt The Hollies helped shape the Pop and Rock industry as we know it and continue to perform with pride and passion around the world.