Artist: Foster the People Bio

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Foster the People


Foster the People is an indie rock/indie pop band that formed in Los Angeles, California, United States in 2009. The band consists of Mark Foster (vocals, guitar, keyboards), Cubbie Fink (bass, vocals) and Mark Pontius (drums). The band released their debut self-titled EP in January 2011. The band's debut full length album, Torches, was released on May 24, 2011 on Star Time/Columbia. Their first single "Pumped Up Kicks" was a sleeper hit during the summer of 2011 and peaked at #1 on the Billboard Alternative Songs Chart, #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #18 on the UK Singles Chart.

Initially the solo project of Mark Foster, he later added Fink and Pontius in 2009, forming a full band in the process. Two other musicians, Sean Cimino (guitar, keyboards, vocals) and Isom Innis (keyboards, vocals), tour with the band as additional members.

Discography:

1. Albums:

2011 - Torches
2014 - Supermodel
2017 - Sacred Hearts Club

2. Singles:

2011 - Pumped Up Kicks
2011 - Call It What You Want
2012 - Don't Stop (Color on the Walls) (Remixes) - EP
2014 - Coming Of Age
2014 - Pseudologia Fantastica

Official website: http://www.fosterthepeople.com/

twitter: @fosterthepeople
facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Foster-The-People

Go to www.fosterthepeople.com and join their email list if you want to get involved or just want a free download of "Pumped Up Kicks"!


Top Track "Foster the People"

Pumped Up Kicks - Foster the People

Pumped Up Kicks

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Helena Beat - Foster the People

Helena Beat

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Houdini - Foster the People

Houdini

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Call It What You Want - Foster the People

Call It What You Want

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I Would Do Anything for You - Foster the People

I Would Do Anything for You

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Waste - Foster the People

Waste

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Miss You - Foster the People

Miss You

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Life on the Nickel - Foster the People

Life on the Nickel

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Warrant - Foster the People

Warrant

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1,778,072
Coming of Age - Foster the People

Coming of Age

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1,479,767
Best Friend - Foster the People

Best Friend

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Ask Yourself - Foster the People

Ask Yourself

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Nevermind - Foster the People

Nevermind

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Pseudologia Fantastica - Foster the People

Pseudologia Fantastica

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Sit Next to Me - Foster the People

Sit Next to Me

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Fire Escape - Foster the People

Fire Escape

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The Truth - Foster the People

The Truth

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Love - Foster the People

Love

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Goats in Trees - Foster the People

Goats in Trees

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Broken Jaw - Foster the People

Broken Jaw

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Doing It for the Money - Foster the People

Doing It for the Money

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Pay the Man - Foster the People

Pay the Man

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SHC - Foster the People

SHC

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I Love My Friends - Foster the People

I Love My Friends

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143,341
Ruby - Foster the People

Ruby

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Lotus Eater - Foster the People

Lotus Eater

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Static Space Lover - Foster the People

Static Space Lover

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Houdini (RAC mix) - Foster the People

Houdini (RAC mix)

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Loyal Like Sid & Nancy - Foster the People

Loyal Like Sid & Nancy

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Harden the Paint - Foster the People

Harden the Paint

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Orange Dream - Foster the People

Orange Dream

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III - Foster the People

III

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Tabloid Super Junkie - Foster the People

Tabloid Super Junkie

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Downtown - Foster the People

Downtown

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Time To Get Closer - Foster the People

Time To Get Closer

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Houdini (RAC Remix) - Foster the People

Houdini (RAC Remix)

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