Linkin Park

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Linkin Park is an American rock band from Agoura Hills, California. Formed in 1996, the band rose to international fame with their debut album Hybrid Theory (2000), which was certified Diamond by the RIAA in 2005 and multi-Platinum in several other countries.[1] Their following studio album Meteora continued the band's success, topping the Billboard 200 album chart in 2003, and was followed by extensive touring and charity work.[2]

Having adapted nu metal and rap metal to a radio-friendly yet densely layered style in Hybrid Theory and Meteora,[3][4][5] the band explored other genres on their next studio album, Minutes to Midnight (2007).[6][7] The album topped the Billboard charts and had the third-best debut week of any album that year.[8][9] The band continued to explore a wider variation of musical types in their fourth album, A Thousand Suns (2010), layering their music with more electronic sounds. Their fifth album, Living Things (2012), combines musical elements from all of their previous records. Their sixth album, The Hunting Party (2014), returned to a heavier rock sound. Their seventh album One More Light, a more electronic and pop-oriented record, was released on May 19, 2017.[10][11]

In 2003, MTV2 named Linkin Park the sixth-greatest band of the music video era and the third-best of the new millennium.[12] Billboard ranked Linkin Park No. 19 on the Best Artists of the Decade chart.[13] In 2012, the band was voted as the greatest artist of the 2000s in a Bracket Madness poll on VH1.[14] In 2014, the band was declared as the Biggest Rock Band in the World Right Now by Kerrang!.[15][16] As the best-selling band of the 21st century and one of the world's best-selling music artists overall, Linkin Park has sold more than 68 million records worldwide and has won two Grammy Awards.[17][18][19][20]

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Talking to Myself
 
"Talking to Myself" is a song by American rock band Linkin Park.
 
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One More Light is the seventh studio album by American rock band Linkin Park.
 
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One More Light
 
"One More Light" is a song by American rock band Linkin Park.
Halfway Right
 
"Halfway Right" is a song by American rock band Linkin Park, and the eighth track from their seventh studio album One More Light.

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Linkin Park Booted from AMAs After Winning Best Alternative Artist
  –  November 21, 2017
One of the 2017 American Music Awards’ highlights came when Linkin Park received the award for Favorite Alternative Artist. Current members (led by Mike Shinoda) gave a touching tribute to their late bandmate Chester Bennington, who took his own life in ...
Linkin Park Picture 64
  –  November 21, 2017
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LINKIN PARK Kicked Out Of American Music Awards Moments After Getting An Award
  –  November 21, 2017
Linkin Park has had a rough year, but last night was supposed to be a celebration. It was the annual American Music Awards, and the band had just won Favorite Alternative Rock Artist beating out the likes of Imagine Dragons and twenty one pilots.
Linkin Park Dedicates Their American Music Award To Chester Bennington
  –  November 20, 2017
Fans, family, and bandmates were heartbroken after Linkin Park member Chester Bennington died by suicide over the summer. Bennington was 41 years old when he was discovered dead on July 20. During tonight's American Music Awards, the remaining members of ...
Watch Linkin Park Honor Chester Bennington At The AMAs
  –  November 20, 2017
Mike Shinoda, Rob Bourdon, and Brad Delson of Linkin Park took the stage to accept the award for Favorite Alternative Rock Artist at the American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 19. The bandmates dedicated the honor ...
Linkin Park Dedicate American Music Awards Favorite Artist: Alternative Rock Trophy to Chester Bennington
  –  November 20, 2017
The American Music Awards took place Sunday night (Nov. 19) in Los Angeles, and while there wasn't much to catch for hard rock and metal fans, there was a nice moment where Linkin Park were honored, winning the Favorite Artist: Alternative Rock trophy at ...
Linkin Park Ejected From AMAs After Winning Award
  –  November 20, 2017
Then, after Linkin Park won the American Music Award for Favorite Alternative Act, and dedicating the award to late frontman Chester Bennington, the group probably thought the rest of the evening would proceed without issue. "We want to dedicate this award ...
Linkin Park Pays Tribute to Chester Bennington Upon Accepting Favorite Alternative Rock Artist Award
  –  November 20, 2017
Copyright (c) 2016 CBS Studios Inc. All Rights Reserved. Linkin Park made an emotional appearance at the 2017 American Music Awards when they accepted the award for favorite alternative rock artist. Rob Bourdon, Mike Shinoda and Brad Delson took the stage ...
Linkin Park Wins AMA, Honors Late Frontman Chester Bennington in Speech: 'Take a Moment to Appreciate What You've Got'
  –  November 20, 2017
#AMAs pic.twitter.com/KB0vKXdTJ5 — AMAs (@AMAs) November 20, 2017 The members of Linkin Park paid tribute to frontman Chester Bennington Sunday night at the 2017 American Music Awards. The band was honored with the favorite alternative rock artist award ...
BTS, Diana Ross, Linkin Park Bring Electricity Inside Vibrant 'American Music Awards'
  –  November 20, 2017
Awards shows look glamorous and exciting on TV. They are usually not however. They are often slow-paced, overly controlled and lacking vibrancy. This is from someone who was lucky enough this year to go in person to the Grammys, MTV VMAs and the American ...
Diana Ross, Linkin Park and Mendes AMA winners
  –  November 20, 2017
Winners, performers and red carpet glamour from the 2017 American Music Awards including Linkin Park, Keith Urban and Dianna Ross (AMAs). Jayson Mansaray reports. Stars hit the red carpet for the American Music Awards (AMAs) in Los Angeles on Sunday ...
Linkin Park pays tribute to Chester Bennington upon accepting favorite Alternative Rock Artist Award at AMAs
  –  November 20, 2017
Linkin Park made an emotional appearance at the 2017 American Music Awards when they accepted the award for favorite alternative rock artist. Rob Bourdon, Mike Shinoda and Brad Delson took the stage on Sunday night, and dedicated their award to the band's ...
American Music Awards Winner Linkin Park Salutes Chester Bennington: "Appreciate What You've Got"
  –  November 20, 2017
It hasn't been easy these past few months for the members of Linkin Park. Like so many friends, family members and fans, the band has had to cope with the sudden loss of their singer Chester Bennington who committed suicide July 20. Four months down ...
Linkin Park Dedicates 2017 American Music Awards Win to Chester Bennington: ''Make Him Proud''
  –  November 20, 2017
"We want to dedicate this award to him, to his memory, to his talent, to his sense of humor, to his joy," they shared. "And remember, you guys, all of you tonight, whether you're a fan or an artist—I want you guys to take a moment to appreciate what you ...
Linkin Park announces live album from Chester Bennington's final tour
  –  November 15, 2017
In late October, artists including Blink-182, Machine Gun Kelly, and Kiiara joined Linkin Park at the Hollywood Bowl for a charity gig honoring Bennington’s memory and benefitting Music For Relief’s One More Light Fund, which was established after the ...

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