'The Globe Sessions' came in the wake of Crow's massive success with both 'Tuesday Night Music Club' and its self-titled follow-up.
On 25 July 1970, Eric's name appeared on the charts as a solo artist for the first time.
After the group's original and versions by everyone from Al Green to Brenda Lee, Joe made the song his own.
The success of the southern rock band's 1973 debut album led to a follow-up featuring the anthemic 'Sweet Home Alabama.'
The Mad Dogs and Englishmen concert movie premiered on 22 January 1971, showing cinema audiences Joe Cocker at the peak of his powers.
Ringo Starr kept his impressive run of solo success going with the release on 15 November 1974 of the Goodnight Vienna album.
On a 1 November 1971 release, George Harrison returned a favour to Gary Wright by playing on his Footprint album, before joining him on TV.
The Second Sons are one to watch in 2017, a rock band steeped in the blues but with the feel of modernity.
After the belated success of 'Layla,' 1972 also brought a single from Eric’s self-titled debut solo album of two years before.
Keith Richards will release his first solo studio album for 23 years on September 18, when ‘Crosseyed Heart’ appears on Virgin EMI.