The band was nominated for Best Rock Album but lost out to the Foo Fighters. They were also up for the Best Long Form Music Video for their concert film Talihina Sky: The Story Of Kings Of Leon, but lost to the Foo Fighters again.
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Jared Followill sure has a great memory!
Earlier in the day, the 25-year-old Kings of Leon rocker updated his Twitter account with a bold statement: “I just surprised myself. I haven’t really thought about it in years, but I can still recite all of the books of The Old Testament by memory.”
Jared‘s followers put him to the test, and he made a video for evidence!
“Proof! I swear to God I didn’t cheat. I’ve only been awake for an hour too,” Jared captioned the vid.
Brothers Jared Followill, Nathan Followill, and Caleb Followill from the rock group The Kings of Leon made guest appearances on the Thursday (December 8) episode of It’s Always Sunny in Philadephia on FX.
After the clip aired, Jared jokingly tweeted, “And the Emmy for Breakthrough Acting in a Comedy Series goes to……..Jared Followill, Bartender #2!!!!!”
“Thanks for watching guys,” he added. “Maybe #KingsOfLeon and #SunnyFX can reunite one day. ;)”
Nathan also jokingly sounded off, “And so my acting journey begins. I’ve already got 5 auditions lined up for tomorrow. I’m currently interviewing agents.”
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The 24-year-old bassist and his BFF Douglas Chabbott chatted up True Blood hunk Alexander Skarsgard and Jane Eyre director Cary Fukunaga. Afterward, all four stopped by NYC’s newest hotspot Electric Room beneath Dream Downtown Hotel, where Lindsay Lohan (in Cynthia Rowley), Lydia Hearst (in alice + olivia), and Cameron Richardson were spotted. The party continued for everyone at Avenue, where Bar Refaeli and Nicky Hilton, Lukas Haas, and Entourage‘s Kevin Connolly danced the night away.
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At the Wang after-party held at Pier 40, Zoe was joined by her boyfriend, Gossip Girl stud Penn Badgley (pictured below), DJ Ruckus, Kings of Leon rocker Jared Followill, and Jared‘s BFF Douglas Chabbott. Daredevil Bam Margera was also in attendance with rocker Porcelain Black.
Everyone later migrated to the Boom Boom Room atop The Standard Hotel for the Purple Mag party, where Bam jumped into the Le Bain pool fully clothed. Ashley Greene joined the whole crew there, as well as high fashion models Karli Kloss and Toni Garrn. Also spotted: Owen Wilson, Jason Sudeikis, Ashley Olsen (with hairstylist Andy Lecompte), Jared Leto, Lydia Hearst, Courtney Love and Liv Tyler.
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The docu kicks off at the annual Followill family reunion in the back woods of Talihina, Oklahoma, where the boys return to their roots and unwind with their family. First-time director and Followill friend Stephen C. Mitchell weaves personal home videos, unedited interviews and behind-the-scenes footage of the band’s journey from their small-town beginnings — spent in poverty and touring the Bible Belt with their father, a Pentecostal evangelist minister, and their devout mother — to living the rock star dream.
Fine out more about the Grammy Award-winning band in Talihina Sky: The Story of Kings of Leon, which will premiere on Showtime on Sunday, August 21 at 10 PM ET/PT.
Jared Followill enjoys a night out at Groucho Club on Thursday (June 16) in London, England.
The next day, the 24-year-old Kings of Leon bass guitarist and his bandmates headed to Sunderland, U.K., to play at the Stadium of Light.
KOL will be returning to London next week to play in Hyde Park. Check out the band’s full schedule on their Facebook page!
“Writing setlists for Hyde. Trying to sneak in a couple of my faves. Ragoo? True Love Way? Maybe a surprise.. Will probably get shot down. :(” Jared tweeted earlier in the week.