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Arctic Monkeys

The British alternative rockers are riding high on the back of their biggest and best album yet

About the artist

From: Sheffield, U.K.

Members: Alex Turner, Jamie Cook, Nick O’Malley, Matt Helders

Debut: ‘Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not’ (2006)

Big Break: ’I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor" (2005)

Biggest Hit: ‘Brianstorm’

Awesome Accolade: 7 BRIT Awards

EMA Nominations: Best Alternative 2006 & 2011-2012, Best UK & Ireland Act 2007, Best Headliner 2007, Best World Stage 2012

Fun Fact: ‘Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not’ became the fastest selling debut album ever in the U.K.

Why We Love Them: An iconic British band known for their catchy riffs and poetic lyrics!