UK two track CD pressing of this single lifted from their studio album Only By The Night, packed full of stunning melodies, ringing guitars, and razor-sharp grooves. Sex on Fire. Import, CD Single. Sex On Fire "Please retry".
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During sessions for the band's fourth studio album, Only By The Night, frontman Caleb Followill had come up with a melody but had no lyrics to match it. It would quickly become the song to take them to a new level of success; their previous three records had reached the Top 5 on the Official Albums Chart including 's chart-topping Because Of The Times , but Sex On Fire was to be their first Number 1 single, spending the first of three weeks at the top ten years ago this week, selling just shy of 45, copies in Week 1. Reaction to the track was equally as split by the general public as it was within the group. NME loved it , proclaiming: "The Kings are on fire", while others branded it everything from silly to generic. One particularly extreme review by Razorlight's Johnny Borrell described it as "the apex, death and afterlife of landfill indie all in one go".
Sex on Fire
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The song gave Kings of Leon their first number-one single in Australia, Finland, Ireland, and the United Kingdom, charting at the top spot on digital downloads alone in the latter country, before its physical release. In September it was Britain's second most-downloaded digital single ever. In , the song earned the band their first Grammy nominations. Channel V Australia named the song as the third biggest hit of