Recorded at the famed Muscle Shoals Sound Studio in Alabama, The Rolling Stones’ classic ’Brown Sugar’ topped the American Hot 100 on 29 May 1971.
The Alabama soul man recorded a host of other great material in his long career.
'At Fillmore East' cemented the band's live reputation for delivering incendiary southern rock.
'Revival (Love Is Everywhere)' emerged from the band's 'Idlewild South' album and gave them a debut on the Billboard Hot 100.
Gregg was born on 8 December 1947 in Nashville, one year the junior of brother Duane, with whom he would co-found the mighty blues-rock institution the Allman Brothers Band.
The duo's version of 'Only You Know And I Know' outdid the one by its writer, Dave Mason.
The sessions at which Derek and The Dominos recorded their album have become known as the Layla Sessions, but they produced a masterpiece.
The song had both historical significance and huge poignancy in the pre-ABB days of Duane and Gregg Allman.
The great writer-guitarist, with wife Bonnie, made some of the best blues, rock and gospel-flavoured US music of their generation.
Former co-lead guitarist of The Allman Brothers Band, Dickey Betts, is to headline the annual Allman Brothers-founded Peach Music Festival 2018
Macon, Georgia, have officially named 8 December Gregg Allman Day in perpetuity in honour of the late Allman Brothers Band frontman
"OK, The Allman Brothers Band," was the simple introduction on 12 March 1971 at the Fillmore East. Our tribute to what may be the greatest live rock album.
With their finest work in one bespoke playlist, we present the Allman Brothers Band In 20 Songs.
Gregg Allman, a founding member of the Allman Brothers Band, He passed away Saturday (27 May) at his home in Savannah, Georgia; he was 69.
Butch Trucks, who co-founded The Allman Brothers Band in 1969, passed away on 24 January, 2017 aged 69.