"Rocks" is the fourth album by Aerosmith, released May 3, 1976. This is Aerosmith captured at their most raw and rocking. It`s also a personal favorite of Steven Tyler.
Three songs hit the Billboard Hot 100, two of which reached the Top 40; "Back In The Saddle" and "Last Child". "Rocks" was The album was also a commercial success! It`s also one of the first albums to ship platinum when it was released. The album has since gone quadruple platinum.
Produced by Jack Douglas the album got a nice reception:
Blender magazine, said that the group members drug-use actually helped "Rocks" and he also called the album "raw."
Here`s some great live clips of Aerosmith performing the two hits from the album:
Last_Child _ Aerosmith live by Randy_Rowland