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We celebrate the news of a third royal baby with a look at the finest trios in rock and roll!
Bruce Foxton, Rick Buckler and Paul Weller were the angry, angry young men that made up Woking's greatest exponents of the 1970s mod revival.
This American band love the power of three so much their last album was in fact a three-parter - Uno! Dos! and Tre!
A Welsh trio fronted by the wonderful singer and guitarist Ritzy Bryan. Rhydian Dafydd is on the bass and Matthew Thomas is on the drums.
Mon the Biff! Look how happy they are together. Simon Neil is the singer and guitarist and brothers Ben and James Johnston do the rest.
This Liverpool based trio is made up of Matthew Murphy, Daniel Haggis and Tord Øverland Knudsen. One of these three is not originally from Liverpool.
One of the most iconic trios in the list, here in their classic line-up of Cobain-Novoselic-Grohl. Towards the end of their career, they were joined onstage by extra guitarist Pat Smear. Photo: Anton Corbijn
The trio that made the classic 1980 album Ace Of Spades were Lemmy (bass, vocals), Phil "Philthy Animal" Taylor (guitar) and "Fast" Eddie Clarke (drums). "You know I'm born to lose, and gambling's for fools / But that's the way I like it baby, I don't wanna live for ever."
Made up of Tom Clarke, drummer Liam Watts and bass player Andy Hopkins.
Ad-Rock, Mike D and MCA, known to their mothers as Adam Horovotz, Mike Diamond and Adam Yauch.
Mark Hoppus, Tom DeLonge and Travis Barker are the men behind California's power-pop-punk powerhouse.
Brian Molko and Stefan Olsdal have lately been joined by drummer Steve Hewett (pictured right).
The core members of Matt Bellamy, Chris Wolstenholme and Dom Howard have been together since the beginning of the Teignmouth trio's career.
When Richey Edwards went missing in 1995, the Manics reconvened as the trio of James Dean Bradfield, Nicky Wire and Sean Moore - and they've remained that way ever since.
The band started life as a quartet until drummer Bill Berry's departure in 1997, they continued as the trio of Michael Stipe, Mike Mills and Peter Buck.
Hailing from San Francisco BRMC are named after Marlon Brando's motorcycle gang in the film The Wild One. Robert Been and Peter Hayes originally worked with drummer Nick Jago, but now the role is taken by Leah Shapiro.
One of Wales' most famous exports, originally featuring Kelly Jones, Richard Jones and Stuart Cable. Cable left the band in 2003, and died seven years later. The band now operate officially as a quartet with guitarist Adam Zindani and drummer Jamie Morrison.
The Mercury Prize nominated trio hail from St Albans and feature Ed Macfarlane, Jack Savidge and Edd Gibson.
Also known as We Are Augustines, of course, the duo of Billy McCarthy and Eric Sanderson were originally in the acclaimed Brooklyn band Pela, but formed the new trio with Ilford's very own Rob Allen on drums.
The Minneapolis trio made a splash in the 1980s with their melodic take on hardcore punk and featured Bob Mould (vocals, guitar), Grant Hart (vocals, drums) and Greg Norton (bass). After their split in 1987, Mould formed another power trio, Sugar, so he must have liked the POWER OF THREE.
Welwyn Garden City's own power trio, featuring singer and guitarist Billy Lunn, drummer Josh Morgan and the Rock And Roll Queen herself, Charlotte Cooper, on bass.
Southampton's blues-rock trio of Matt Hayward, Russell Marsden and Emma Richardson.
A trio of sisters: Alana, Danielle and Este Haim.
Gaz Coombes, Danny Goffey and Mick Quinn were Britpop's favourite trio. They were later joined by Rob Coombes (Gaz's brother) on keyboards.
Frontman Jared Leto is joined by his brother Shannon and Tomo Miličević on guitar.
Apart from when they had Johnny Marr on guitar, of course.
Alex Trimble, Kevin Baird and Sam Halliday are Two Door and hail from County Down in Northern Ireland.
The Northern Irish trio of Tim Wheeler, Mark Hamilton and Rick McMurray were joined for a time by second guitarist Charlotte Hatherley, but they're back to a threesome now.
Because three IS the magic number: Posdnuos, Trugoy and Mase.