Vampire Weekend (Band)

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Vampire Weekend
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Vampire Weekend is an American rock band from New York City, formed in 2006. They are currently signed to XL Recordings. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Ezra Koenig, drummer and percussionist Chris Tomson and bassist and backing vocalist Chris Baio. The band's first album Vampire Weekend (2008) – which included the singles "Mansard Roof", "A-Punk", "Oxford Comma", "Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa" and "The Kids Don't Stand a Chance" – was acclaimed by critics for its world music influences. Their following album, Contra (2010), was similarly acclaimed and garnered strong commercial success. Their third studio album, Modern Vampires of the City (2013), won the group a Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album in 2014. Wikipedia


From this profile you will find 27 photos, 18 lists, 26 albums, 86 songs, 2 awards, 79 film credits, 57 news stories, and key facts about Vampire Weekend!

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86 Songs »
1 A-Punk 2008
2 Oxford Comma 2008
3 Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa 2008
4 Exit Music (for a Film)
5 Mansard Roof 2008
6 Campus 2008
7 White Sky 2010
8 Horchata 2010
9 Cousins 2010
10 Walcott 2008
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)


2 Awards »
Nominated for 2 Awards | Won 1

In The News

57 Stories »


18 Lists »
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