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Fall Out Boy Biography (Wikipedia)

Fall Out Boy is an American rock band formed in Wilmette, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, in 2001. The band consists of lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist Patrick Stump, bassist Pete Wentz, lead guitarist Joe Trohman, and drummer Andy Hurley. The band originated from Chicago's hardcore punk scene, with which all members were involved at one point. The group was formed by Wentz and Trohman as a pop punk side project of the members' respective hardcore bands, and Stump joined shortly thereafter. The group went through a succession of drummers before landing Hurley and recording the group's debut album, Take This to Your Grave (2003). The album became an underground success and helped the band gain a dedicated fanbase through heavy touring, as well as some moderate commercial success. Take This to Your Grave has commonly been cited as an influential blueprint for pop punk music in the 2000s.

With Wentz as the band's lyricist and Stump as the primary composer, the band's 2005 major-label breakthrough, From Under the Cork Tree, produced two hit singles, "Sugar, We're Goin Down" and "Dance, Dance," and went double platinum, transforming the group into superstars and making Wentz a celebrity and tabloid fixture. Fall Out Boy received a Best New Artist nomination at the 2006 Grammy Awards. The band's 2007 follow-up, Infinity on High, landed at number one on the Billboard 200 with 260,000 first week sales. It produced two worldwide hit singles, "This Ain't a Scene, It's an Arms Race" and "Thnks fr th Mmrs." Folie à Deux, the band's fourth album, created a mixed response from fans and commercially undersold expectations. Following the release of Believers Never Die – Greatest Hits, the band took a hiatus from 2009 to 2012 to "decompress," exploring various side projects. The band regrouped and recorded Save Rock and Roll (2013), which gave the band its second career number one and produced the top 20 single "My Songs Know What You Did in the Dark (Light Em Up)." The...

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The Last Of The Real Ones
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The Last Of The Real Ones
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Thnks fr th Mmrs
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Thnks fr th Mmrs
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Young Volcanoes
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Young Volcanoes
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Uma Thurman
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Uma Thurman
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My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)
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My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)
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This Ain't a Scene, It's an Arms Race
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This Ain't a Scene, It's an Arms Race
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Centuries
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Centuries
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Alone Together
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Alone Together
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What A Catch Donnie
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What A Catch Donnie
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Irresistible
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Irresistible
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Dance, Dance
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Dance, Dance
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Champion
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Champion
Elton John
Save Rock and Roll
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Save Rock and Roll
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Young and Menace
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Young and Menace
Jake Sinclair
Save Rock And Roll
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Save Rock And Roll
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Sugar, We're Goin' Down
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Sugar, We're Goin' Down
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I Don't Care
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I Don't Care
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Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2015

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2015
Live Lounge: Fall Out Boy

Live Lounge: Fall Out Boy

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Radio 1's Teen Awards: 2013
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2013
Radio 1's Teen Awards: 2013

Radio 1's Teen Awards: 2013

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Reading + Leeds: 2013
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