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.
Nathan Followill News, Pictures, and Videos
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.”
Kings of Leon: ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ Guest Stars!
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.
Check out the video for Kings of Leon‘s latest song, “Back Down South”!
Late last week, the KoL guys were photographed arriving at a heliport in Dublin, Ireland before a performance.
Jared and Caleb also spent time in London earlier in the month, where they checked out the launch of Le Crazy Horse cabaret show.
Click inside to watch a behind-the-scenes video from Kings of Leon‘s “Back Down South” shoot…
Kings of Leon – “Back Down South”
The Kings of Leon hit the red carpet during the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival at the BMCC Tribeca PAC on Thursday (April 21) in New York City.
Brothers Caleb, Jared, and Nathan Followill were all smiles at they attended the premiere of their new documentary, Talihina Sky, which offers a behind-the-scenes look at the rise and success of the band.
FYI: Both Lily and Jessie are dressed head-to-toe in Gucci. Jared is wearing an AllSaints Biker Jacket.
10+ pictures inside of the Kings of Leon at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival…More Here! »
Caleb, Jared, and Nathan Followill all wore head-to-toe Gucci. Caleb was accompanied by fiancee, model Lily Aldridge; Nathan brought along his wife, musician Jessie Baylin; and Jared brought along his mom BettyAnn and BFF Douglas Chabbott.
KoL lost out in both Grammy categories – Best Rock Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals (to The Black Keys) and Best Rock Song (to Neil Young).
Jay-Z suits up for the Gucci and Roc Nation Pre-Grammy Brunch on Saturday (February 12) at Soho House in West Hollywood, Calif.
The the 41-year-old rapper was joined by Will Smith as they happily posed alongside each other for the ultra-exclusive affair.
Tomorrow, Jay-Z will attend the Grammy Awards where he is nominated for six awards – including Record of the Year for “Empire State of Mind“.
FYI: Nate and Jared wore AllSaints to the Pre-Grammy Brunch!
10+ pictures inside of Jay-Z, Will Smith and more at the Pre-Grammy Brunch…More Here! »