The National



The National
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Active
1999
Location
Cincinnati, OH, United States
A.K.A.
US indie band
Biography
The National is an American five-piece indie rock group that was founded in 1999. The band released their first two albums on Brassland Records, before moving to Beggars Banquet Records for their third album Alligator (2005), which helped increase their exposure to the public. The band includes two sets of brothers. The line-up is Matt Berninger (vocals), Aaron Dessner (guitar and keyboards), Bryce Dessner (guitar), Bryan Devendorf (drums) and Scott Devendorf (bass). The National have released six studio albums. Their most commercially successful albums are Boxer (2007) and High Violet (2010), which have sold respectively 270,000 and 293,000 copies in the US.

Top Songs by The National


Trouble Will Find Me

I Need My Girl

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I Should Live in Salt

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Don't Swallow the Cap

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Cherry Tree

About Today

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This Is the Last Time

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Fireproof

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Graceless

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Demons

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Sea of Love

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Heavenfaced

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Sleep Well Beast

Sleep Well Beast

The National September 22, 2017

12 Tracks

The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness

The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness

The National May 11, 2017

1 Tracks

Sunshine on My Back

Sunshine on My Back

The National April 2, 2015

1 Tracks

I Need My Girl

I Need My Girl

The National February 3, 2014

2 Tracks

Trouble Will Find Me

Trouble Will Find Me

The National May 20, 2013

13 Tracks

Boxer

Boxer

The National September 12, 2011

12 Tracks

Exile Vilify (From the Game Portal 2) - Single

Exile Vilify (From the Game Portal 2) - Single

The National April 19, 2011

1 Tracks

Cherry Tree

Cherry Tree

The National February 28, 2011

7 Tracks

High Violet

High Violet

The National November 22, 2010

13 Tracks

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Genres
Hip-Hop/Rap
Social
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