This article was published on May 2nd, 2016
Celebrating 17 years strong, Tegan and Sara have built an amazing global following of fans. The dynamic duo effortlessly bridge the pop and indie music worlds, creating a rich and diverse collection of music throughout the years.
Together, Tegan and Sara have sold over 1 million albums, received seven gold certifications, one double platinum certification, three Juno awards, two Polaris prize nominations, and a Grammy nomination.
Both artists were born in Calgary, Alberta in 1980 and began playing guitar and singing at the age of 15. They released their first album, Under Feet Like Ours, in 1999. A few years later, in 2002, the girls released If It Was You, which became a fundamental moment in their creative path and music identity.
Their 2013 single, Closer, was their first attempt at transcending into pop sheen for the first time. The song debuted at number three on the Billboard 200 chart, which was their highest billboard ranking to date.
Most recently Tegan and Sara have released their eighth studio album, Love You To Death, which includes ten new vibrant and visionary tracks, including the single, Boyfriend.
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