Frank Zappa

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The creator of radical rock during the '60s who later pursued even more adventurous avenues, ranging from jazz-rock to classical composition.
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Billboard Albums

Year Album Chart Peak
1993 The Yellow Shark Top Classical Crossover 2
1986 F.Z. Meets The M.O.P. The Billboard 200 153
1983 The Man From Utopia The Billboard 200 153
1982 Ship arriving too late to save a drowning witch The Billboard 200 23
1981 Tinsel Town Rebellion The Billboard 200 66
1981 You Are What You Is The Billboard 200 93
1980 Joe's Garage, Acts II & III The Billboard 200 53
1979 Joe's Garage, Act I The Billboard 200 27
1979 Orchestral Favorites The Billboard 200 168
1979 Sheik Yerbouti The Billboard 200 21
1979 Sleep Dirt The Billboard 200 175
1978 Studio Tan The Billboard 200 147
1978 Zappa In New York The Billboard 200 57
1976 Zoot Allures The Billboard 200 61
1975 Bongo Fury The Billboard 200 66
1975 One Size Fits All The Billboard 200 26
1974 Apostrophe (') The Billboard 200 10
1974 Roxy & Elsewhere The Billboard 200 27
1973 Over-nite Sensation The Billboard 200 32
1972 Just Another Band From L.A. The Billboard 200 85
1972 Waka/Jawaka - Hot Rats The Billboard 200 152
1971 Frank Zappa's 200 Motels The Billboard 200 59
1971 The Mothers/Fillmore East-June 1971 The Billboard 200 38
1970 Burnt Weeny Sandwich The Billboard 200 94
1970 Chunga's Revenge The Billboard 200 119
1970 Weasels Ripped My Flesh The Billboard 200 189
1969 Cruising with Ruben & The Jets The Billboard 200 110
1969 Hot Rats The Billboard 200 173
1969 Mothermania/The Best Of The Mothers The Billboard 200 151
1969 Uncle Meat The Billboard 200 43
1968 Lumpy Gravy The Billboard 200 159
1968 We're Only In It For The Money The Billboard 200 30
1967 Absolutely Free The Billboard 200 41
1967 Freak Out! The Billboard 200 130

Billboard Singles

Year Single Chart Peak
1982 Valley Girl Mainstream Rock 12
1982 Valley Girl The Billboard Hot 100 32
1979 Dancin' Fool The Billboard Hot 100 45
1974 Don't Eat The Yellow Snow The Billboard Hot 100 86

Grammy Awards

Year Album/Track Award
1995 A Civilization Phaze III Best Recording Package - Boxed
1987 A Jazz From Hell Best Rock Instrumental Performance