Stairway to Heaven by Led Zeppelin is known as one of the most influential and iconic rock songs ever. Fans to this day get lost in their own world as the guitar riffs blast off their speakers. But nearly 4 decades after the songís release (Stairway to Heaven released on 8th November 1971) American Rock Instrumental Band have claimed that Stairway to Heavenís opening riff was taken from their song Taurus that was released in 1968.
They allege that Led Zeppelin heard to Taurus when they were touring with them in the 60ís. The band along with the family of deceased songwriter Randy California is suing Led Zeppelin. The fans are wondering if the claim is actually real what took them so long to file a suit. Listen to the song and tell us what you think of it?
Watch one of the many live versions of Stairway to Heaven here -
And listen to Taurus by Spirit by clicking here