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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 10 hit in several other countries. ~ Andrew Leahey
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Stations Featuring

    Scratch DJ Academy Mixtape

    Scratch DJ Academy Mixtape
    1 song

    Lite Hits

    Lite Hits
    8 songs

    Christian Rock

    Christian Rock
    2 songs

    Adult Alternative

    Adult Alternative
    1 song

    Adult Rock

    1 song

    Top Pop

    1 song

    Pop Mix

    1 song

    Pop Remixes

    2 songs

    Dance Pop

    2 songs

    Hot Summer Hits

    1 song

    Teen Pop

    1 song

    Workout Songs

    1 song

    Kids Pop

    1 song

    Party Hits

    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.   I Lived
  7.   Stop And Stare
  8.   All the Right Moves
  9.   Feel Again
  10.   If I Lose Myself
  11.   Apologize
  12.   Apologize
  13.   Christmas Without You
  14.   Life In Color
  15.   Mercy
  16.   Prodigal
  17.   Can't Stop
  18.   Say (All I Need)
  19.   Come Home
  20.   Something I Need
  21.   Stop and Stare
  22.   Preacher
  23.   Light It Up
  24.   Everybody Loves Me
  25.   All We Are
  26.   Something's Gotta Give
  27.   Marchin' On
  28.   Au Revoir
  29.   What You Wanted
  30.   Someone To Save You
  31.   Burning Bridges
  32.   Lullaby
  33.   Fear
  34.   Ordinary Human
  35.   All We Are
  36.   Made for You
  37.   All This Time
  38.   All Fall Down
  39.   Dreaming out Loud
  40.   Don't Look Down
  41.   Waking Up
  42.   Missing Persons 1 & 2
  43.   Mercy
  44.   Won't Stop
  45.   Prodigal
  46.   Tyrant
  47.   Tyrant
  48.   Sleep
  49.   Goodbye, Apathy
  50.   Someone to Save You
  51.   Too Easy
  52.   Goodbye, Apathy
  53.   Won't Sleep
  54.   Something's Not Right Here
  55.   Hearing Voices
  56.   [CD-Rom Track]
  57.   It's a Shame
  58.   Passenger
  59.   Sucker Punch
  60.   Trap Door
  61.   Marchin' On by Timbaland
  62.   Good Life featuring B.O.B.
  63.   Shout
  64.   Behind the Scenes
  65.   Video Footage
  66.   Last Goodbye

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