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20 Opening Acts That Became Music Legends

Purple Clover Logo By John Birmingham of Purple Clover | Slide 1 of 21: <p>Fifty years ago, Jimi Hendrix played an unlikely role on a major U.S. tour—as the opening act for the Monkees. And he's not the only rock legend who took second billing at one time or another. Click through for 15 surprising examples.</p>

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Fifty years ago, Jimi Hendrix played an unlikely role on a major U.S. tour—as the opening act for the Monkees. And he's not the only rock legend who took second billing at one time or another. Click through for 15 surprising examples.

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