Their very first major hit was the 2003 single “Where Is the Love?” from Elephunk, which topped 13 international charts. Another European hit single from the album was “Shut Up”. Their fourth album, Monkey Business, was an even bigger worldwide success, certified 4Ă— Platinum in the U.S., and spawning two singles, “My Humps” and “Don’t Phunk with My Heart”. In 2009, the group became one of only 11 artists to have simultaneously held the No. 1 and No. 2 spots on the Billboard Hot 100, with their singles “Boom Boom Pow” and “I Gotta Feeling”, which topped the chart for an unprecedented 26 consecutive weeks. This album The E.N.D. later developed a third Hot 100 number-one placement with “Imma Be”, making the group one of few to ever place three number one singles on the chart from the same album, before being followed with “Rock That Body” and “Meet Me Halfway”, which peaked in the Top 10 of the Hot 100. “I Gotta Feeling” became the first single to sell a lot more than one million downloads in the United Kingdom. The Black Eyed Peas were ranked 12th on Billboard’s Decade-End Chart Artist of the Decade, and 7th in the Hot 100 Artists of the Decade. At the 52nd Grammy Awards ceremony, held in January 2010, they won three awards out of six nominations. In November 2010, they released the album The Beginning. In February 2011, the group performed at the Super Bowl XLV halftime show. The album’s first two singles, “The Time (Dirty Bit)” and “Just Can’t Get Enough”, became international hits and topped the charts in several countries.
During an interview with NRJ, will.i.am in talking about his solo album way too confirmed that The Black Eyed Peas will start recording sessions for their seventh studio album in 2013.
|Name||The Black Eyed Peas|
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|Place of Birth||Los Angeles, California, United States|