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Owl City

Owl City is an American electronic/synthpop musical project by singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Adam Young formedin 2007 inOwatonna, Minnesota. Young created the project while experimenting with music in his parents' basement. Like manymusicians that achievedsuccess in the era between 2005 and 2009, Owl City developed a following on the music and socialnetworking site Myspace in the late 2000sbefore signing with Universal Republic in 2008.

After two independent albums, Owl City gained mainstream popularity with the 2009 major label debut album Ocean Eyes, whichspaw ...read more

Owl City is an American electronic/synthpop musical project by singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Adam Young formedin 2007 inOwatonna, Minnesota. Young created the project while experimenting with music in his parents' basement. Like manymusicians that achievedsuccess in the era between 2005 and 2009, Owl City developed a following on the music and socialnetworking site Myspace in the late 2000sbefore signing with Universal Republic in 2008.

After two independent albums, Owl City gained mainstream popularity with the 2009 major label debut album Ocean Eyes, whichspawned thequadruple-platinum hit single "Fireflies". The album was certified Platinum in the United States in April 2010.

Owl City, along with La Roux, Lights, and several other artists, are credited with helping to revive synthpop, a genre which hadbeen in severedecline since the early 1990s.

Adam Young has also written and performed original songs for movies such as Legends of the Guardians: the Owls of Ga'Hoole and Wreck-It Ralph. « hide

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LPs
The Midsummer Station
08/20/2012

2.3
95 Votes
All Things Bright And Beautiful
2011

2
253 Votes
Ocean Eyes
2009

2.4
648 Votes
Maybe I'm Dreaming
2008

3
204 Votes
EPs
Ultraviolet
2014

3.1
16 Votes
The Midsummer Station - Acoustic EP
07/30/2013

2.5
11 Votes
Shooting Star
05/15/2012

2.6
32 Votes
Alligator Sky
2011

2.1
12 Votes
Of June
2007

2.9
113 Votes
Live Albums
Live from Los Angeles
02/07/2012

2.2
5 Votes
Compilations
Ocean Eyes: Deluxe Edition
2010

3.5
27 Votes

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