Empire of the Sun

Empire of the Sun



Empire of the Sun is an Australian electronic music band from Sydney, formed in 2007.[6] The band is a collaboration between Luke Steele of alternative rock act The Sleepy Jackson, and Nick Littlemore of electronic dance outfit Pnau.[7][8] Their 2008 debut album Walking on a Dream brought the duo international success and has been certified double platinum in Australia and gold in the United Kingdom.[9][10] The album provided a number of internationally charting singles including "Walking on a Dream" which peaked at number ten on the Australian ARIA Singles Chart and reached number sixty four on the UK Singles Chart, and "We Are the People", which peaked at number fourteen on the UK Singles Chart.[11]

The band's second album Ice on the Dune was released in June 2013[12] preceded by lead single "Alive" on 16 April.[13] The band are signed to EMI Music Australia/Virgin.[14] A live band, fronted by Steele, has performed internationally and is known for its flamboyant appearance and elaborate stage sets.[15][16] The band have won a number of Australian music awards.[17][18]



On Our Way Home
On Our Way Home is an album by musical group Empire of the Sun, released on November 10, 2017.
On Our Way Home
On Our Way Home is a song by musical group Empire of the Sun, released on November 10, 2017.
Ice on the Dune
Ice on the Dune is the second studio album by Australian electronic music duo Empire of the Sun.
Walking on a Dream
"Walking on a Dream" is a song by Australian electronic music duo Empire of the Sun, which was released on 30 August 2008 as the lead single ahead of their debut album of the same name (3 October 2008).

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