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The Royal Court of China

Originally from Nashville, Tennessee ROYAL COURT OF CHINA first appeared with a self-titled debut album through A&M in 1987. The group had 'stolen' the band name (a reference to Chinese opium) from LED ZEPPELIN man JIMMY PAGE after reading a magazine interview with the man. The legendary guitarist claimed that he had wanted to use the moniker for what would turn into THE FIRM but he had been advised not to due to its drug connotations. Indeed, Page later attempted to register the name only to find the Nashville boys had beaten him to it. Read more on

The Royal Court of China has 2 songs that have been featured in movies like Across the Tracks and Lost Angels. What is your favorite song by The Royal Court of China?


Songs from The Royal Court of China

Runnin' Nowhere
Love Long Gone

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