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Top 10 Facts - 3 Doors Down
12.01.2015
Fact #1

3 Doors Down is an American rock band from Escatawpa, Mississippi that formed in 1996. The band originally consisted of Brad Arnold (vocals/drums), Todd Harrell (bass guitar) and Matt Roberts (guitar).

Fact #2

The band rose to international fame with their ?rst single, "Kryptonite", which charted in the top three on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Fact #3

The band then signed onto Republic Records and released their debut album, The Better Life, in 2000. The album was the 11th-best-selling album of the year and was certi?ed 6x platinum in the United States.

Fact #4

Their second album, Away from the Sun, (2002) continued the band's success; it debuted at No. 8 on the Billboard 200 chart, went multi-platinum in the United States like its predecessor, and spawned the hits "When I'm Gone" and "Here Without You".

Fact #5

The band followed it up by extensive touring for two years before releasing their third album, Seventeen Days, in 2005. The album debuted at No.1 on the Billboard 200 chart and was certi?ed platinum within its ?rst month of release.

Fact #6

Their fourth, self-titled album, 3 Doors Down (2008), also debuted at No.1 on the Billboard 200 chart. The band's ?fth studio album, Time of My Life (2011) debuted at No. 3 at the charts.

Fact #7

0n February 9, 2010, the band released a song called "Shine", through digital media such as iTunes, which was used as a promotion for the 2010 Winter Olympics and is available through digital outlets. Billboard listed 3 Doors Down as the No. 30 band in the decade from 2000-2010.

Fact #8

On lanuary 30, 2011 3 Doors Down played during the 1st period intermission of the 2011 NHL All-Star Game in Raleigh, North Carolina. They played two songs: "When You're Young" followed by "Kryptonite". The band also held a free concert as part of the weekend festivities on lanuary 28, 2011 in downtown Raleigh.

Fact #9

3 Doors Down started The Better Life Foundation (TBLF) in 2003, with a goal in mind to give as many children as possible a better life.

Fact #10

Since the start of their career, 3 Doors Down have sold over 20 million albums worldwide

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