Franz Ferdinand

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Franz Ferdinand is a Scottish rock band that formed in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, in 2002 and played an important part in the post-punk revival of the 2000s. The band is composed of Alex Kapranos (lead vocals and guitar), Bob Hardy (bass guitar), Nick McCarthy (rhythm guitar, keyboards and backing vocals) and Paul Thomson (drums, percussion and backing vocals). The band first experienced chart success when their second single "Take Me Out" reached #3 in the UK Charts, followed by their debut album Franz Ferdinand which entered the UK album chart at #3. Read more about Franz Ferdinand on Last.fm.

Type: Group
Area: United Kingdom
Founded: 2001
Tags: indie indie rock rock alternative britpop

ACHIEVEMENTS

SONGS
13
SONG WEEKS
299
FIRST WEEK
38/03
LAST WEEK
39/13
ALBUMS
6
ALBUM WEEKS
1,102
WEEKS @ #1
1
FIRST WEEK
07/04
LAST WEEK
27/18

SONGS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#47
1 wk

32/09 - 48/09 wks: 12
32/09 12 48/09
#44
1 wk

38/03 - 38/03 wks: 1
38/03 1 38/03
#4
1 wk

36/05 - 03/06 wks: 58
36/05 58 03/06
#30
1 wk

30/06 - 31/06 wks: 2
30/06 2 31/06
#49
1 wk

39/13 - 39/13 wks: 1
39/13 1 39/13
#35
1 wk

36/08 - 36/08 wks: 1
36/08 1 36/08
#8
1 wk

18/04 - 23/04 wks: 13
18/04 13 23/04
#15
1 wk

35/04 - 41/04 wks: 6
35/04 6 41/04
#22
2 wks

12/09 - 52/10 wks: 68
12/09 68 52/10
#3
1 wk

04/04 - 33/08 wks: 79
04/04 79 33/08
#14
1 wk

15/06 - 16/06 wks: 3
15/06 3 16/06
#20
1 wk

51/08 - 36/09 wks: 47
51/08 47 36/09
#13
1 wk

50/05 - 06/06 wks: 8
50/05 8 06/06
#3 38/03 299 39/13

ALBUMS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#5
1 wk
Always Ascending by  Franz Ferdinand
07/18 - 13/18 wks: 34
07/18 34 13/18
#2
1 wk
Franz Ferdinand by  Franz Ferdinand
07/04 - 10/09 wks: 560
07/04 560 10/09
#150
1 wk
Late Night Tales by  Franz Ferdinand
27/18 - 27/18 wks: 1
27/18 1 27/18
#3
2 wks
Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action by  Franz Ferdinand
35/13 - 03/14 wks: 77
35/13 77 03/14
#2
2 wks
Tonight: Franz Ferdinand by  Franz Ferdinand
04/09 - 27/10 wks: 181
04/09 181 27/10
#1
1 wk
You Could Have It So Much Better by  Franz Ferdinand
39/05 - 10/09 wks: 249
39/05 249 10/09
#1 07/04 1,102 27/18