(stylized as AWOLNATION
) is an American alternative rock
band, formed and fronted by Aaron Bruno
, formerly of Under the Influence of Giants
, Home Town Hero
, and Insurgence. The band is signed to Red Bull Records
, and their first EP
, Back from Earth
, was released on iTunes
on May 18, 2010. They released their first studio album, Megalithic Symphony
, on March 15, 2011; it featured their most notable hit, "Sail"
, which peaked at #17 on the Billboard Hot 100
, #4 on the Billboard Rock Songs
chart, and #5 on the Billboard Alternative Songs
chart. The song has been certified 6× platinum by the RIAA
and has sold 5,500,000 copies in the United States. As of February 29, 2016, the album has been certified platinum.