Foo Fighters is an American rock band, formed in Seattle in 1994. It was founded by Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl after the death of Kurt Cobain and the dissolution of his previous band. The band consists of obviously Dave Grohl (lead vocalist, songwriter), Pat Smear (lead guitarist, pianist), Nate Mendel (bassist), Taylor Hawkins (percussionist, mainly drummer), Chris Shiflett (lead guitarist), and two former members William Goldsmith (drummer) and Franz Stahl (guitarist).
Over the course of the band's career, four of its albums have won many awards and got many attentions from people in the United States. Overall, they've won 26 wards and received 87 nominations in total, including four Grammy Awards for Best Rock Album , more than any other band . As of 2015, the band's eight albums have sold 12 million copies in the U .S. alone.
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