Kings of Leon

rock, indie rock, alternative, southern rock, alternative rock, garage rock


The Followill clan — represented by the brothers Caleb, Nathan, Jared and cousin Matthew — decided 2000 Kings of Leon to launch. The debut album Youth and Young Manhood followed three years later and has been in the UK and Ireland a huge hit. The NME attested the plate even the attribute "Best debut of the last 10 years." The success of the first three albums eventually led the four Kings played as headliners at the Glastonbury Festival of 2008. In the same year appeared only by the night; the plate, which catapulted the band into the US mainstream. The excellent with multi-platinum album topped the charts and sold more than 6.5 million times, four Grammys bagged the Kings Of Leon in order to boot a. They adorned then the cover of Spin and Rolling Stone, performten on Saturday Night Live, rock played before a packed Madison Square Garden and headlined numerous festivals like Coachella, Lollapalooza Chicago and Santiago Chile, twice a Ring / Rock im Park and, not to forget , two legendary shows in the Berlin Waldbühne, two of the most impressive gigs ever, as the band itself says. Kings of Leon Currently working on their seventh album.