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Inspired by folk, rock, country, and bluegrass, the London-based, platinum-selling Mumford & Sons feature singer/guitarist/drummer Marcus Mumford, vocalist and banjo/Dobro player Winston Marshall, vocalist/keyboardist Ben Lovett, and vocalist/bassist Ted Dwane. The foursome started playing together in 2007; though they were playing with other bands at the time, they bonded over their shared love of rootsy music. Mumford & Sons quickly became a part of London's underground folk scene, which included acts like Laura Marling and Noah and the Whale. By late autumn 2007, the band was writing songs and playing shows frequently, leading to a gig at 2008's Glastonbury Festival. That June, their self-titled debut EP arrived, followed by the Love Your Ground EP that December. In May 2009, the Cave and the Open Sea EP was released; meanwhile, Mumford & Sons signed to Island Records and worked with producer Markus Dravs (the Arcade Fire, Maccabees) on their first full-length. That summer, the single "Little Lion Man" became the first taste of their new material; it was named Hottest Record in the World This Week by BBC 1 Radio DJ Zane Lowe in July. The group was short-listed for the BBC's Sound of 2009 Poll shortly before its debut album, Sigh No More, was released that winter. It was issued a year later in America on the Glassnote Records label and sold over a million copies between the two countries. The group's second studio album, the much-anticipated Babel, arrived in September 2012. The album would become a commercial hit, topping the Billboard 200 before going platinum in the U.S. and receiving a Grammy Award for Album of the Year. Recorded live over two nights at Colorado's legendary Red Rocks Amphitheatre, the band's first live film/recording, Road to Red Rocks, followed in late 2012, but after wrapping up their international tour in support of Babel, the group members announced that they would be going on an indefinite hiatus. In early 2015, the band announced both a return to the stage and plans to release a new album. The resulting James Ford-produced Wilder Mind, the group's third studio long-player, arrived in early May of that year and debuted at number one. In 2016, during their South African tour, they recorded an EP in collaboration with Baaba Maal, the Very Best, and Beatenberg. Johannesburg, named after the city where it was recorded, featured their Record Store Day 2016 single "There Will Be Time" and saw release in June of that year. ~ Heather Phares
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Albums by
Mumford & Sons

    5 songs

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    Johannesburg [LP]

    12 songs

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    Babel

    12 songs

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    Sigh No More

    38 songs

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    Babel [Bonus DVD] [Limited Deluxe Edition]

    12 songs

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    Wilder Mind

    16 songs

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    Wilder Mind

    1 song

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    Wona

    11 songs

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    The Road to Red Rocks

    13 songs

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    Live From Shepherd's Bush Empire

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    Dharohar Project EP

    1 song

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    I Will Wait

    1 song

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    Whispers In the Dark

    1 song

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    Little Lion Man

    2 songs

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    No More Little Lion Man

    12 songs

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    The Road to Red Rocks [Video]

    5 songs

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    Johannesburg

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    Sigh No More [Deluxe CD/DVD Edition] [Slipcase]

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    Babel

    38 songs

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    Babel [Gentlemen of the Road Edition]

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    There Will Be Time

    1 song

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    Hot Gates

    1 song

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    Snake Eyes

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    The Wolf

    1 song

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    Believe

    12 songs

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    Road to Red Rocks [Blu-Ray]

    38 songs

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    Road to Red Rocks [Special Edition]

    11 songs

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    The Road to Red Rocks


Top Songs by
Mumford & Sons

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   I Will Wait
  3.   Little Lion Man
  4.   The Cave
  5.   Roll Away Your Stone
  6.   Believe
  7.   Lover of the Light
  8.   Sigh No More
  9.   The Wolf
  10.   Babel
  11.   Ditmas
  12.   Wona featuring Baaba Maal
  13.   White Blank Page
  14.   Whispers in the Dark
  15.   Winter Winds
  16.   Hopeless Wanderer
  17.   Awake My Soul
  18.   I Gave You All
  19.   There Will Be Time
  20.   The Boxer
  21.   Timshel by Rhythms del Mundo
  22.   Friend of the Devil
  23.   Not With Haste
  24.   Hot Gates
  25.   Broken Crown
  26.   Reminder
  27.   Below My Feet
  28.   Snake Eyes
  29.   After the Storm
  30.   Ghosts That We Knew
  31.   Monster
  32.   Thistle & Weeds
  33.   Tompkins Square Park
  34.   Lovers' Eyes
  35.   Wilder Mind
  36.   Only Love
  37.   Wona
  38.   Cold Arms
  39.   Hold on to What You Believe
  40.   Not Wit Haste
  41.   Where Are You Now
  42.   Dust Bowl Dance
  43.   Holland Road
  44.   Just Smoke
  45.   For Those Below
  46.   Broad-Shouldered Beasts
  47.   Feel the Tide
  48.   Devil's Spoke/Sneh Ko Marg
  49.   Si Tu Veux
  50.   Mehendi Rachi
  51.   To Darkness
  52.   Anmol Rishtey
  53.   Fool You've Landed
  54.   Kripa
  55.   Ngamila
  56.   Unfinished Business
  57.   Awaky My Soul
  58.   Gentlemen of the Road, Pts. 1 - 3
  59.   Sign No More
  60.   Gentlemen of the Road, Pts. 1 - 4
  61.   Gentlemen of the Road, Pt. 2
  62.   Gentlemen of the Road, Pt. 3
  63.   Little Birdie
  64.   Angel Band
  65.   Not In Nottingham
  66.   Reincarnation
  67.   I Was Young When I Left Home
  68.   Partner Nobody Chose
  69.   Atlantic City
  70.   Roll Away Your Sonte
  71.   Broken Grown
  72.   Tessellate
  73.   I'm on Fire
  74.   Untitled
  75.   2Shy

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