What To Know About Kings Of Convenience Band Kings of Convenience is a music duo that was formed Bergen, Norway; their music is characterized by their two voices, acoustic instrumental tunes and they compose the songs themselves ad sing, the band consist of Eirik Glambek Boe and Erlend Oye. At the age of sixteen they formed a band Skog (forest) with other two friends after releasing two songs they broke up and ended up forming the Kings of Convenience band. The band was signed to Kindercore which is an American label after it appeared in the European festivals in the 1999 summer, where they lived in London and led to the release of Quiet Is the New Loud album which was produced by cold play. After several successes in the industry, they started in January 2008 to play concerts in a number of cities in Norway, Swedish cities, more so, the band has toured a number of countries in North America, Latin America and Europe such as Detroit, Boston, Toronto, New York, Colombia, Brazil and Spain
Unique ,diverse and informative rock band;Rasmus band Rasmus is Finish band that was formed in early 1990s. Its a great band with highly specialized army unit. They work on a cross section of different prevalent genre that is; rock, hard rock and rap. It was formed by some known personality like Eero Hainonen, Paull Pantasalmi and others . They produced their first album 'Funky jam' meaning myself frog in 1995. Then the album was followed by several others which let them to sell a lot of copies. The Rasmus band has been able to sell a lot at home and even internationally. They have worked with several producers like Martin Hansen and Mickie Nord. They won several international a wards which among them include;' EMMAS' in 2002, best 'ECHO' award in 2004 ,'MTV Russian music' a wards and many others. The bands greatest hit include the 'dead letters' album that was released in 2003 and the 'Black Roses' of 2008. The latest album include ' The Rasmus' of 2012. They have held many shows across the world.
5 Amazing Facts You Didn't Know About The ABBA Band ABBA is one of the best pop music groups of all time. As a matter of fact, they can only be compared to The Beetles. So what are some of the things you didn’t know about the ABBA band? Well, for starters, the name of band is as a result of the Christian name of the band members – Agnetha Faltskog, Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus, and Anni-Frid Lyngstad. Initially, they chose their surnames, but it didn’t rhyme well, so they opted for Christian names. The group was made entirely of Swedish members. Two members of the ABBA band were once married and then went through a painful divorce. However, many decades later, the members can’t remember who was married to who. The argument about this marriage is still sparks debates across the world. Their famous song Knowing You Knowing Me has been regarded to have caused 18 percent of marital divorces when it was played in the background. When the ABBA band was still active, it was the second largest entity in terms of financial incomes. The group was second to only Volvo, the car company.
Aqua band Since its advent in 1988, Aqua band has been a complete entertainer. Till 1997, this band was not in the limelight. But in 1997, after the launch of one of their best creations called "Barbie girl", the band got a rocking success. Since its creation, the Norwegian-Danish eurodance group Aqua has released three albums namely : Aquarium, Aquarious and Megalomania.The band was originally called "Joyspeed". The main members in the band include Lene Nystrom and Rene Dif as vocalists, Soren Rasted as keyboardist and the lead guitarist Claus Norreen. The band got its international breakthrough in 1997 with the release of Aquarium. The album was a big hit due to its iconic song "Barbie Girl". Some of the best hits of the Aqua band include "Barbie girl", "Lollipop" and "My oh my" which are popular for their dance tracks. The Aqua band has also released some slow paced tracks such as "Turn Back Time", "We Belong to the Sea". In the end of 1990s, interest of people across the world in Eurodance music reduced, as a result of which the band is now a bit less popular, but is always remembered for its track "Barbie Girl".