The White Stripes (Band)

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The White Stripes
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Past Group Members Jack White
Meg White
Music Genre (Text) Blues rock
garage rock
indie rock
punk blues
post-punk revival
garage punk
Music Genre Indie Rock
Rock
Pop/Rock
Origin Detroit, Michigan, United States
Year(s) Active 1997–2011
Record Label Warner Bros.
V2
Third Man
Sub Pop
Sympathy for the Record Industry
Italy
Official Websites whitestripes.com
Associated Acts The Raconteurs
The Dead Weather
The Upholsterers
The Go
Goober & the Peas
Beck
The Dirtbombs
Soledad Brothers
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The White Stripes were an American rock duo formed in 1997 in Detroit, Michigan. The group consisted of Jack White (songwriter, vocals, guitar, piano, and mandolin) and Meg White (drums and vocals). After releasing several singles and three albums within the Detroit music scene, The White Stripes rose to prominence in 2002, as part of the garage rock revival scene. Their successful and critically acclaimed albums White Blood Cells and Elephant drew attention from a large variety of media outlets in the United States and the United Kingdom, with the single "Seven Nation Army" and its now-iconic guitar line becoming their signature song. The band recorded two more albums, Get Behind Me Satan in 2005 and Icky Thump in 2007, and dissolved in 2011 after a lengthy hiatus from performing and recording.

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2015 El conejo blanco: Warped to Hiroshima!! -
2015 Super League on Sky Sports -
2015 International Test Series 2015 -

Songs

490 Songs »
RankTitleYear*
1 Seven Nation Army 2003
2 Icky Thump 2007
3 Fell In Love With A Girl 2001
4 Blue Orchid 2005
5 The Hardest Button to Button 2003
6 Black Math 2003
7 My Doorbell 2005
8 I Just Don't Know What To Do With Myself 2003
9 We're Going To Be Friends 2001
10 Ball and Biscuit 2003
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

Awards

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Nominated for 5 Awards | Won 3

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