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The new album ‘WALLS’ out 14th October,While ranking Kings of Leon‘s six studio albums, it’s impossible not to notice just how steadily they transformed from scruffy rockers to crafters of highly polished anthems.
Each of their first four albums – which were all released in just a over a five year period , and near-constant touring the releases show clear advances and expansions in the band’s sound and songwriting skills. Their original sound was soon supplemented with increasing doses of anthemic ambition and bombast.
This evolution was quite rewarding for the Tennessee-based group, who became huge draw to audiencec especially in England, and conquered the rest of the world with two gigantic hit singles “Sex on Fire” and “Use Somebody” from their 2008 album Only by the Night. New album Walls is out this month, an acronym of We Are Like Love Songs arrive on October. 14th. Whether it matches the double-platinum sales of 2008’s Only by the Night remains to be seen, but for now, they’re in good spirits and ready for their next endeavor. “We definitely have a better, stronger ­relationship ­outside of music than we did in the past,” Caleb said.

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