Grammy Award Winner Peter Frampton was just 26 years old when his live album Frampton Comes Alive made him a superstar in 1976. It was a mixed blessing for the former Humble Pie co-founder and guitarist. The album’s multiple-platinum sales brought him well-deserved recognition but it also served to shift focus away from his brilliant guitar playing and toward his blonde good looks. But being a pop star was not what he had in mind when he picked up his first guitar. Mind you, he’s proud of that huge moment in his long and satisfying music career.