Slacker Logo



Featuring the anthemic songwriting of Ryan Tedder, OneRepublic rose to prominence in 2007, when "Apologize" began its reign as the most popular digital download in American history. Although the song proved to be a quick success, OneRepublic had spent five years touring the musical minor leagues before its release, with Tedder splitting his time between the band's work and production gigs for other artists. Tedder and Zach Filkins formed the band in 2002 and relocated to Los Angeles shortly thereafter, adding keyboardist Drew Brown, bassist/cellist Brent Kutzle, and drummer Eddie Fisher to the lineup in the process. OneRepublic then signed with Sony BMG's Columbia label in 2003; three years later, however, the bandmates returned from a performance at Coachella to find themselves dropped from Columbia's roster. Nevertheless, OneRepublic's popularity continued to soar on MySpace, and Tedder helped raise the group's profile by penning songs for artists like Blake Lewis and Hilary Duff. Hip-hop producer Timbaland (with whom Tedder had already worked for several years) took notice of the group's audience and signed OneRepublic to his own Mosley Music Group, a joint venture with Interscope Records. Timbaland also remixed one of the group's most promising tracks, "Apologize," and included it on his own album, 2007's Timbaland Presents Shock Value. The song quickly became a platinum-selling single in many countries, breaking airplay records in the U.K. and selling an unprecedented 4.3 million digital downloads in America alone. Later that year, OneRepublic stepped out on their own with Dreaming Out Loud, a debut album filled with piano-fueled songwriting and pop/rock melodies. The album quickly went gold, and "Apologize" continued to top the singles charts in multiple countries. Another Tedder-penned track, Leona Lewis' "Bleeding Love," experienced similar success at the same time, thus making Tedder one of the year's most celebrated songwriters. OneRepublic began writing songs for a second album in 2008, and the group later decamped to Colorado Springs to avoid outside distractions. Although initially planned for a summer release, Waking Up wasn't completed until September 2009. "All the Right Moves," the album's lead single, was released to radio that same month, while the entire album followed in November. In 2013, OneRepublic returned with their third studio album, Native, featuring the singles "Feel Again," "If I Lose Myself," and their biggest hit to date, "Counting Stars." During the group's subsequent extensive world tour, a deluxe version of Native was released, featuring the hit "Love Runs Out," which reached number 15 on the Hot 100 and was a Top Ten hit in several other countries. As touring continued, the band began recording its follow-up album. Written in 16 cities across 12 countries, Oh My My captured the sound and flavor of locales like Turkey, Brazil, Spain, and Russia, and was released in late 2016. ~ Andrew Leahey
Read More Read Less

Stations Featuring

    Lite Hits

    Lite Hits
    10 songs

    Pop Remixes

    Pop Remixes
    2 songs

    Dance Pop

    Dance Pop
    2 songs

    Top Pop

    Top Pop
    2 songs

    Pop Mix

    2 songs

    Scratch DJ Academy Mixtape

    1 song

    Teen Pop

    2 songs

    Hot Summer Hits

    1 song

    Adult Alternative

    1 song

    Adult Rock

    1 song

    Workout Songs

    1 song

    Kids Pop

    1 song

    Shuffle Hits

    1 song

Albums by

Top Songs by

  1.   Song
  2.   Counting Stars
  3.   Love Runs Out
  4.   Good Life
  5.   Secrets
  6.   All the Right Moves
  7.   Stop And Stare
  8.   I Lived
  9.   Wherever I Go
  10.   Feel Again
  11.   Kids
  12.   If I Lose Myself
  13.   Apologize
  14.   Apologize
  15.   Christmas Without You
  16.   Life In Color
  17.   Mercy
  18.   Prodigal
  19.   Can't Stop
  20.   Say (All I Need)
  21.   Heaven
  22.   Future Looks Good
  23.   Come Home
  24.   Preacher
  25.   Everybody Loves Me
  26.   Ordinary Human
  27.   All We Are
  28.   All This Time
  29.   Marchin' On
  30.   Let's Hurt Tonight
  31.   Something I Need
  32.   Burning Bridges
  33.   Light It Up
  34.   Something's Gotta Give
  35.   Choke
  36.   Dream
  37.   Stop and Stare
  38.   Fingertips
  39.   Oh My My
  40.   What You Wanted
  41.   All Fall Down
  42.   Au Revoir
  43.   Human
  44.   Made for You
  45.   Goodbye, Apathy
  46.   Born
  47.   Better
  48.   Don't Look Down
  49.   Lullaby
  50.   Dreaming out Loud
  51.   Someone to Save You
  52.   All We Are
  53.   Tyrant
  54.   All These Things
  55.   Waking Up
  56.   Fear
  57.   Won't Stop
  58.   Too Easy
  59.   Mercy
  60.   Lift Me Up
  61.   Missing Persons 1 & 2
  62.   Someone To Save You
  63.   Sleep
  64.   NbHD by Santigold
  65.   Tyrant
  66.   Goodbye, Apathy
  67.   Prodigal
  68.   A.I. by Peter Gabriel
  69.   Won't Sleep
  70.   Something's Not Right Here
  71.   Hearing Voices
  72.   [CD-Rom Track]
  73.   It's a Shame
  74.   Passenger
  75.   Sucker Punch
  76.   Trap Door
  77.   Marchin' On by Timbaland
  78.   Good Life featuring B.O.B.
  79.   Shout
  80.   Behind the Scenes
  81.   Video Footage
  82.   Last Goodbye
  83.   All the Rights Moves
  84.   Oh My My by Cassius