12 Awe-Inspiring Photos That Idolize Rockstars

08/30/2013 02:50 pm ET | Updated Aug 30, 2013

Elvis Presley performs in 1957.
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Beatles fans try to break through a police line at Buckingham Palace in London in 1965.
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Janis Joplin performs in San Francisco in 1967.
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David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen onstage at the Rainbow in 1978.
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Rod Stewart performs at a hotel swimming pool during the shooting of the video for "Tonight I'm Yours" in 1981.
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Mick Jagger takes the stage with the Rolling Stones in 1981.
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The Grateful Dead play in San Francisco on New Year's Eve 1984.
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Bob Dylan performs for a massive crowd in London in 1984.
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Bruce Springsteen plays at Ireland's Slane Castle during his 1985 Born in the USA Tour.
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Jon Bon Jovi onstage in Japan in 2003.
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Beyonce owns the stage at the 2013 Super Bowl.
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Taylor Swift is barely visible as she plays for more than 53,000 people in a sold-out stadium in Arlington, Texas, in May 2013.
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