Related Artists

Sara Bareilles


Plain White T's

The Script


Sean Kingston

Finger Eleven

Maroon 5

David Archuleta

Boys Like Girls

OneRepublic Biography

Home > Music > O > OneRepublic > Biography

Birth Place: Colorado Springs, CO, United States
Years Active: 1996–present
Genres: Pop Rock, Alternative Rock

OneRepublic is an American, self-proclaimed "genreless" band from Colorado Springs, Colorado. Formed in 2002 by Ryan Tedder and Zach Filkins, the band achieved success developing a strong following on MySpace. They signed onto Mosley Music Group in 2006.

OneRepublic's debut album “Dreaming Out Loud” was released November 20, 2007 in the U.S., and has been certified gold by the RIAA. The album was released in early 2008 in Australia, New Zealand and in most of the rest of the world. The album includes the official remix of the single "Apologize" featuring Timbaland, which became a #1 hit in over 30 countries and has been certified 5x platinum. The album's follow up single, "Stop and Stare," has achieved Top 10 successes in several countries. The band released their third single, "Say (All I Need)," in June of 2008 and released a fourth single, "Mercy," in September, 2008.

Their second studio album “Waking Up” was released in 2009. The first single was "All the Right Moves” which reached the Top 10 in several countries, as well as the second single "Secrets." The third single "Marchin On" features Timbaland and was released in June 2010. It became a Top 10 hit in Germany.