BLACK SABBATH Tops UK T-Shirt Charts
According to Belfasttelegraph.co.uk, heavy metal godfathers BLACK SABBATH
have topped the charts thanks to sales of their best-selling vintage t-shirt (Amazon link)
Retailer HMV has compiled a list of its best-selling classic rock
shirts with Sabbath at number one, while LED ZEPPELIN
take the second
and third spots. THE BEATLES
make it to number nine in the list with a
shirt featuring their 45-year-old album Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club
Their US tour shirt from 1978 has been helped by a sales surge after
it was worn by Robert Downey Jr - who plays Iron Man's alter ego Tony
Stark - in hit movie Avengers Assemble.
Vintage rock shirts have proved an enduring fashion item for
teenagers who were born long after many of the bands split, as well as
models and young pop acts who want to add a little more cred.
Read more at Belfasttelegraph.co.uk.