Eagles is an American rockband. Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit established the band in 1971. The Eagles sold worldwide over 120 million albums, have had five number one hits in the USA and received six Grammy Awards (the highest music price there is). Their collectors album ‘Greatest Hits 1971-1975’ is the best sold album ever, with over 29 million sold worldwide. Their albums ‘Hotel California’ and ‘Their Greatest Hits Volume 2’ sold 16 and 11 million times. In 1998, the band was included in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
In 2016 Glenn Frey died of the effects of reuma and pneumonia. Despite this, the band decided to continue performing. They are being supported by Deacon Frey, son of Glenn Frey and Vince GIll.