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  1. ZZ Top

    ZZ Top is an American rock band formed in Houston, Texas, in 1969.For 51 years, it consisted of vocalist-guitarist Billy Gibbons, drummer Frank Beard and bassist-vocalist Dusty Hill, until Hill's death in 2021.ZZ Top developed a signature sound based on Gibbons' blues style and Hill and Beard's rhythm section.They are known for their live performances, sly and humorous lyrics, and the matching ...

  2. Meet The ZZ Top Band Members

    Join us as we explore the story of the ZZ Top band members over the years. We take a look behind the beards and pay homage to the band's enduring legacy as pioneers of blues-infused rock. Prepare to be swept away by the timeless sound and unrivaled charisma of ZZ Top, the legends who have etched their names in the annals of rock history. ...

  3. Complete List Of ZZ Top Band Members

    Lanier Greig, born in Houston, Texas, was an early member of ZZ Top, joining the band in late 1969. Greig was a keyboardist and bassist and played on ZZ Top's first single, "Salt Lick," which was released in 1969. However, his tenure with the band was brief, and he left in early 1970, before the recording of the band's first full-length ...

  4. ZZ Top Concert & Tour History (Updated for 2024)

    ZZ Top Concert History. ZZ Top is an American rock band formed in 1969 in Houston, Texas. For 51 years, it was composed of vocalist-guitarist Billy Gibbons, drummer Frank Beard and bassist-vocalist Dusty Hill, until Hill's death in 2021. ZZ Top had developed a signature sound based on Gibbons' blues guitar playing style and Hill and Beard's ...

  5. ZZ Top Kicks Off Tour With Lynyrd Skynyrd: Set List and Interview

    The current tour marks a reunion for the two groups, who toured together in 1999 and 2000, with a brief reprise in 2019 when Lynyrd Skynyrd opened two dates on ZZ Top's 50th anniversary tour.

  6. Official Website

    ZZ TOP ROUND OUT MASSIVE 2022 TOUR, ALBUM AND BOURBON RELEASES WITH LAS VEGAS RESEDENCY AT THE VENETIAN DECEMBER 3 - 10. ... ZZ Top Announces "Tres Hombres" Bourbon . That little ol' band from Texas is back with another iconic release: Tres Hombres ZZ Top - A Blend of Straight Bourbon Whiskey finished in American Single Malt Casks. Read ...

  7. ZZ Top Will Carry On After Dusty Hill's Death, Billy Gibbons Says

    "The members of ZZ Top, Billy, and Frank, would like to share that Dusty, their fearless bass player, is on a short detour back to Texas, to address a hip issue. They await a speedy recovery and ...

  8. A Biographical Profile of ZZ Top

    Dave White. Updated on 01/28/19. In 1969, ZZ Top got its start in Houston, Texas. The original ZZ Top members include Billy Gibbons on vocals and guitar; Dusty Hill on vocals and bass; and Frank Beard rocking out on the drums. The original band members have performed for more than 40 years, which is a distinct accomplishment for rock bands.

  9. Tour

    ZZ Top tour date, pre-sale ticket, VIP and venue information

  10. ZZ Top hometown, lineup, biography

    Lanier Greig (1969 - 1969) ZZ Top is an American rock band formed in 1969 in Houston, Texas. For 51 years, it was composed of vocalist-guitarist Billy Gibbons, drummer Frank Beard and bassist-vocalist Dusty Hill, until Hill's death in 2021. ZZ Top had developed a signature sound based on Gibbons' blues guitar playing style and Hill and Beard ...

  11. Lynyrd Skynyrd and ZZ Top Launch 2024 Tour: Set List, Video

    ZZ Top bassist and vocalist Dusty Hill died in 2021 and was succeeded by the band's longtime guitar tech Elwood Francis. Skynyrd, meanwhile, said goodbye to their last original member, guitarist ...

  12. ZZ Top

    ZZ Top, American rock group famous for its rugged blues-driven guitar work, irreverent music videos, and embrace of its Texas roots, as well as for the musicians' distinctive facial hair. ... The band's Worldwide Texas Tour (1976)—during which they performed on a Texas-shaped stage littered with props that included cacti, snakes, and ...

  13. Lynyrd Skynyrd And ZZ Top Announce Co-Headlining The Sharp Dressed

    Tickets On Sale Starting Friday, December 16 at 10am Local on LiveNation.com. Today, the titans of American classic rock ZZ Top and Lynyrd Skynyrd have announced their first co-headlining tour - The Sharp Dressed Simple Man Tour - taking over twenty-two cities in North America this summer. Produced by Live Nation, the tour kicks off on Friday, July 21 at iTHINK Financial Amphitheatre in ...

  14. Who are the members of ZZ Top?

    The original band members included vocalist-guitarist Billy Gibbons, drummer Frank Beard, and bassist-vocalist Dusty Hill. After Hill's death, the band replaced him with Elwood Francis. Francis had already played for Hill, who was dealing with health issues, including hip and shoulder problems, when he died in his sleep at the age of 72.

  15. ZZ Top Lineup Changes: A Complete Guide

    ZZ Top is the last band that comes to mind when discussing lineup changes. For over 50 years, the group's self-effacing motto was, as frontman Billy Gibbons frequently explained , "The same three ...

  16. ZZ Top Full Tour Schedule 2024 & 2025, Tour Dates & Concerts

    ZZ Top tour dates 2024. ZZ Top is currently touring across 8 countries and has 43 upcoming concerts. Their next tour date is at Findlay Toyota Center in Prescott Valley, after that they'll be at Harrah's Resort SoCal - The Events Center in Funner. See all your opportunities to see them live below!

  17. Billy Gibbons

    Gibbons formed ZZ Top in late 1969, and quickly settled on bassist/vocalist Dusty Hill and drummer Frank "Rube" Beard, both members of the band American Blues.After honing their trademark blues-rock style, they released ZZ Top's First Album on London Records in 1971. Although all three members were born in 1949, Gibbons was the youngest member of the band.

  18. The Untold Truth Of ZZ Top

    According to Discover Music, ZZ Top had finished their turnovers in 1970, and they've kept the same members since then. With over 50 years under the trio's belt and an unbreakable chemistry between them, ZZ Top has become the longest-running band in the popular music world with an unchanged lineup.

  19. ZZ Top tour touches on all 50 years of the band's history

    Now ZZ Top, with Francis considered a long-term third member, are back on tour, doing a summer co-headlining run with Lynyrd Skynyrd, playing a show that touches on all 50-plus years of the band ...

  20. ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons Reveals The Cause Of Death Of Dusty Hill

    The American rock band ZZ Top made its first-ever live show with the new bassist after the band's longtime bassist Dusty Hill's tragic and sudden passing. On July 30, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, ZZ Top made a live performance with the band's new bassist. In the show, the band was joined by the crew's two-decade member guitar tech Elwood ...

  21. ZZ Top

    American rock band known for their signature blues guitar style mixed with their rhythm section. They are widely recognized in pop culture for Gibbons and Hill's matching long beards, hats, and sunglasses. ... ZZ Top Members. Billy Gibbons, 74 1. Dusty Hill (1949-2021) 2. Frank Beard, 74 3. Popularity Band #684 Texas Band #13 Houston, TX Band ...

  22. Lynyrd Skynyrd and ZZ Top Kick Off 2024 Tour with Powerful Setlist

    Both Lynyrd Skynyrd and ZZ Top have faced significant hardships in recent years. ZZ Top mourned the loss of their bassist and vocalist Dusty Hill in 2021, with the band's longtime guitar tech Elwood Francis stepping in to carry on the legacy. Meanwhile, Lynyrd Skynyrd bid farewell to their last original member, guitarist Gary Rossington, in 2023.

  23. ZZ Top's Dusty Hill Replacement: New Member Revealed Following Bassist

    Jun 20, 2022 07:56 PM EDT. (Photo : SEBASTIEN BOZON/AFP via Getty Images) ZZ Top is still mourning the death of music icon Dusty Hill, but it seems like they're ready to move forward as the band ...

  24. Cold Chisel celebrates 50th anniversary with a national tour

    Cold Chisel are back to celebrate their 50th birthday in style. The band are marking a golden anniversary with a national tour, kicking off in Armidale where they were based back in 1974.