It was announced a few weeks ago that the Heavy Metal band System of a Down will be touring Europe in 2017 with a date at Donnington Park for the Download Festival.
The band have been around since 1994 and consist of band mates Serj Tankian, DAron Malakian, Shavo Odadjian and John Dolmayan. The band have achieved commercial success with five studio albums with five of them debuting at number one in the Billboard 200. They have been nominated for 4 Grammy Awards and their song ‘B.Y.O.B’ won the Best Rock Performance in 2006. The group broke up in 2006 but reunited in 2010 and did a tour for the following three years. The band has sold an astonishing 40 million records worldwide.
Lets have a look at just some of their back catalogue that have made them so successful.