The Guess Who's 1970 hit "American Woman" is one of classic rock's most frequently misinterpreted songs, but its meaning wasn't lost on officials at the White House when the band was invited to perform for the Nixon family and its guests on July 17, 1970.
As someone who wears his love of classic rock on his frilly, vintage sleeve, Lenny Kravitz should have known exactly what to do with ‘American Woman.' So what happened when he covered the Guess Who’s No. 1 1970 hit in 1999?
The Who and the Guess Who are set to do battle in the first round of the second-ever Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame election. Each month, our readers will determine which of eight legendary artists or bands is immortalized forever for their contributions to classic rock history.
Randy Bachman -- guitarist, songwriter and founding member of The Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive -- celebrates his 69th birthday on Sept. 27. Bachman started playing guitar at age 15, and just two years later founded the legendary Guess Who...