: ''This article is about the band. For the eponymous albums, see Fleetwood Mac (1968 album) and Fleetwood Mac (1975 album)''.
"Fleetwood Mac" (formed in 1967) is an influential and commercially successful British-American band that has had a revolving door of personnel, and varied levels of success. The only two members who have been there from the beginning are its namesakes, drummer Mick Fleetwood and bassist John McVie, while keyboardist Christine McVie has to date appeared on all but two albums, either as a member or as a sessions musician. The two most successful periods for the band were during the late 1960s British blues boom, when they were led by guitarist Peter Green, and from 1975-1987, with the pop band that consisted of Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Christine McVie, Stevie Nicks, and Lindsey Buckingham that recorded ''Rumours'', which documented the McVies' divorce, the romantic split between Nicks and Buckingham, and Fleetwood's own divorce.
Fleetwood Mac was formed in 1967 in London when Peter Green left renowned British blues band John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers. Green had replaced guitarist Eric Clapton in the Bluesbreakers, and was received c...
|years active||1967–present (time)|
|country||United Kingdom and the United States|
|music genre||Blues, Rock music|
|current members|| John McVie|
|past members|| Christine McVie|
Peter Green (musician)