Kaiser Chiefs

indie rock, britpop, rock, alternative, alternative rock


Kaiser Chiefs are a British indie rock group created in 2000 as Parva, releasing one studio album, 22, in 2003, before changing name. Primarily inspired by new wave and punk rock music, the group recorded five original studio albums, a compilation album Souvenir: The Singles 2004–2012 (2012) and several singles, together with the number one hit song "Ruby".
Their UK hit singles include 2004 and 2005 number 9 hit "I Predict a Riot", 2007 UK number 1 hit "Ruby", which has sold over 461,000 copies, from their platinum album "Yours Truly, Angry Mob" In 2008, they had a UK number 5 hit with the Post-Punk Revival track "Never Miss a Beat". All in all l the group sold over 1.1 million singles. Their latest top 40 single, "Coming Home" got to number 31 in 2014. Their album Education, Education, Education & War got even number one in the albums chart also in 2014.