Gorillaz it has always been characterized by its innovative style that breaks down barriers and is not afraid to mix rhythms and genres, and one of the samples more clear it was their third studio album, “Plastic Beach”, celebrating 10 years of its launch this 3 of march.
“Plastic Beach” noted for combining genres ranging from punk rock, pop, and even rap, in addition to collaboration with artists of the stature of The Clash, Lou Reed, Snoop Dogg, Mick Jones and Bobby Womack.
”I’m doing this, the disc’s largest and most pop I have ever done in many ways, but with all my experience to try and at least present something that has depth,” he explained Damon Albarn, vocalist and founding member of Gorillaz.
The march 3, 2010, “Plastic Beach” by Gorillaz it was first released in Japan, and march 8 in his native United Kingdom, where it sold 100,000 copies in its first week. In the united States sold 200,000 in the first week and reached the 2nd place of the Billboard 200.
Simple Plastic Beach
With the release of his third studio album, composed by 16 tracks, Gorillaz released four new singles:
Currently with 97 million views on YouTube.
With 521.773 visualizations.
On Melancholy Hill
Whose official video has 145 million views to 9 years of its premiere.
With 32 million views on the official YouTube channel of Gorillaz.
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