Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Hard rock, blues-rock, heavy metal
Years active
Columbia, Geffen
Associated acts
The Joe Perry Project, The Jam Band, The Jimmy Crespo Project, Whitford/St. Holmes, The Strangeurs/Chain Reaction, Run–D.M.C.
Steven Tyler
Joe Perry
Brad Whitford
Tom Hamilton
Joey Kramer

Aerosmith is an American hard rock band, sometimes referred to as "The Bad Boys from Boston" and "America's Greatest Rock and Roll Band"Their style, which is rooted in blues-based hard rock, has come to also incorporate elements of pop, heavy metal,and rhythm and blues.
  • In 2008, Rolling Stone ranked the original version of "Walk This Way" at #34 on their list of the 100 Greatest Guitar Songs of All Time.
  • In 2009, "VH1's 100 Greatest Hard Rock Songs" ranked Aerosmith's "Walk This Way" (original) at #8.
  • In 2010, "VH1's 100 Greatest Artists of All Time" ranked Aerosmith at #30.