|地区：||United States of America 美国|
中 文 名 大世界
外 文 名 A Great Big World
国 籍 美国
出 生 地 美国纽约
代表作品 Say Something/This is the New Year/Rock Star/Already Home
A Great Big World是美国纽约的一支“黑马“乐队。由歌手Ian Axel和作曲Chad Vaccarino组成。在流行天后Christina Aguilera的帮助下，他们的首张单曲“Say Something”仅仅在数日便登顶Billboard 和iTunes下载榜冠军。
A Great Big World是由当前成员Ian Axel和Chad Vaccarino在参加纽约大学斯坦哈特音乐节目时创立的。二人都是音乐专业的学生。
2013年A Great Big World正式与Epic Records签约。并于2013年5月的史诗唱片公司下放出了三首歌的EP。Say Something由Christina Aguilera 与 A Great Big World 合作的首支单曲。
2014年01月21日 A Big Great World 发行了首张专辑《Is There Anybody Out There?》。2月发行单曲“Say Something (Remixes)”。
2015年第57届格莱美，A Great Big World与克里斯蒂娜•阿奎莱拉共享最佳流行组合。7月发行单曲“Hold Each Other”。11月发行录音室专辑《When the Morning Comes》。
2016年发行单曲“Won't Stop Running”，参与单曲“Oasis”和“Won’t Stop Running”的MV录制。
A Great Big World is an American musical duo from New York made up of singers and songwriters Ian Axel and Chad King and signed to Epic Records. The group is best known for their singles "This Is the New Year", which was performed by the cast in an episode of Glee and reached the Billboard Mainstream Top 40 chart in May 2013,and their international hit "Say Something", particularly after recording it as a duet collaboration with Christina Aguilera.
Ian Axel and Chad King met at New York University, where they were attending The Steinhardt Music Program.Both were music business students and Axel is said to have convinced King to write a song together. King agreed to work with Axel after hearing him sing. They both wrote and performed songs together prior to Axel embarking on a solo career in which he released an independent album featuring songs that were all co-written by King.
In 2011, their song This Is the New Year was licensed to various television networks and was used as the theme song for MTV's I Used to Be Fat as well as being featured on The Amazing Race, ESPN, One Tree Hill, and Good Morning America. Ian Axel and Chad King went on national tour and performed as the openers for Ingrid Michaelson, Matthew Morrison (Glee), and Five for Fighting.
The duo re-branded itself in 2012 which is when they took the official name A Great Big World. They released a six-song EP after obtaining funding from the crowdsource funding website Kickstarter.
In 2013, This Is the New Year was performed by the cast in an episode of Glee.Also in 2013, the group signed with Epic Records and released a three-song EP under the Epic label in May 2013. They completed a headline tour in conjunction with their EP release.Their song Say Something was featured in the final episode of the US dance competition So You Think You Can Dance on September 3, 2013 and released digitally the same day.
Their debut album, Is There Anybody Out There?, was released on January 21, 2014.
The group made an appearance on the song "Over You" on Ingrid Michaelson's 2014 album, Lights Out.
On April 21, 2015 it was announced through the A Great Big World Facebook page that Ian and Chad were working on a second album. The group announced the release of their first single off of the new album via Instagram in mid-July. The non-rap version was released on July 24, 2015. The album was released on November 13, 2015 with the title When the Morning Comes. While visiting the UK in June 2015 they recorded at Sarm Studios in London. Several musicians and producers collaborated on the album including Dave Eggar, Derek Fuhrmann, Gregg Wattenberg, Greg Holden, Kevin Kadish, Josh Kear, Dan Romer and Mozella.
They have been writing a musical for several years. The show is about family and is called Strokes of Genius.
Single “Won't Stop Running""Oasis"was released in 2016.
A Great Big World的热门歌曲
|01||Say Something A Great Big World;Christina Aguilera||483580|
|02||Say Something A Great Big World;Dan Romer||218755|
|03||Fall On Me A Great Big World;Christina Aguilera||159523|
|04||Say Something A Great Big World;Christina Aguilera||117186|
|05||Say Something (Bent Collective Club Mix) MV Christina Aguilera;A Great Big World||52507|
|06||Say Something (Kill The Buzz Full Version) Christina Aguilera;A Great Big World||19553|
|07||Say Something (Marc Stout Big Room Remix) Christina Aguilera;A Great Big World||11754|
|08||This Is The New Year A Great Big World||5888|
|09||I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas MV A Great Big World||5876|
|10||This Is The New Year (NOW What's Next!) A Great Big World||3774|