The Rolling Stones are one of the greatest rock bands of all time. Formed in April 1962, they have made over 20 studio albums and sold over 200 million records worldwide. Achieving phenomenal success in the UK first, this was soon followed in the States. Their 1971 album "Sticky Fingers" started an incredible run of eight number 1 albums in a row in the US. They are still one of the biggest bands in the world, playing to huge audiences across the globe. Their recent re-release of "Exile on Main Street" gave them a number one album in the UK and US, and went Top 10 in twenty countries.