Bodyrox

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Bodyrox
Origin London, England
Genres Electro house
Years active 2005-present
Associated acts Luciana, N-Dubz, Nick Clow
Members Jon Pearn
Nick Bridges

Bodyrox is an electro house music duo consisting of Jon Pearn and Nick Bridges.

Career[edit]

"Yeah Yeah", Bodyrox's first commercial single, was released in November 2006 on the Eye Industries label,[1] featuring vocals by Luciana. "Yeah Yeah" reached #2 on the UK Singles Chart, also charting in a number of other countries including the Netherlands, Finland, Ireland, New Zealand and Australia. "Yeah Yeah" was used during a breakdancing competition in the 2007 Jamie Kennedy film Kickin' It Old Skool.[citation needed]


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The follow-up single to "Yeah Yeah" was "What Planet You On?". The music video featured Luciana in space. The song charted lowly across Europe with the highest position being #54 in the UK, and was included in the video game FIFA 2008 and the UK cult film Tormented.[2][citation needed]

Since then Bodyrox have gone on to receive several nominations and awards including an Ivor Novello,[3] and nominations two years in a row at the IDMA's in Miami[4] and a MTV VMA nomination.[5]

Further releases such as "Brave new World" and "Shut your Mouth" were released in 2009.[citation needed]

In 2010 Bodyrox produced the theme tune for the film StreetDance 3D. In 2011, Bodyrox signed their debut album "Bow Wow Wow" to Transmission Records UK.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • 2007: Generationext
  • 2012: Bow Wow Wow

Singles[edit]

Year Title Chart positions
UK
[6]
AUS NLD IRL
[7]
FIN BEL NZ
2006 "Yeah Yeah" (feat. Luciana) 2 39 13 43 7 30 51
2008 "What Planet You On?" (feat. Luciana) 54 55 55 65
"Brave New World" (feat. Luciana & Nick Clow)
2009 "Shut Your Mouth" (feat. Luciana)
2010 "Throw The Paint" (Bodyrox & Luciana)
"We Dance On" (N-Dubz feat. Bodyrox) 6 9
2012 "Bow Wow Wow" (Bodyrox & Luciana ft Chipmunk)
"Rubba Dubba" (feat. Luciana)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Paolette, Michael (November 11, 2006). "Inside Track". Billboard. Retrieved 24 July 2012. 
  2. ^ Tormented (2009/I) - Soundtracks
  3. ^ "Full list of nominations: Ivor Novello Awards | Mail Online". Dailymail.co.uk. 2007-05-24. Retrieved 2012-01-16. 
  4. ^ "HousePlanet.DJ - Your House Music News Portal - International Dance Music Awards (IDMA) 2008 Winners". Houseplanet.dj. 2008-03-29. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  5. ^ "MTV Austrailian [sic] VMAs Nominations [Archive". ATRL. Retrieved 2012-01-16. 
  6. ^ "Search for: bodyrox". Chart Stats. Retrieved 2012-01-16. 
  7. ^ "GFK Chart-Track". Chart-track.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-01-16. 

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