“The Black Eyed Peas” was established in 1995 in Los Angeles, is an American hip hop band. Members of the band are William James Adams (will.i.am), Allan Pineda (apl.de.ap), Jaime Luis Gomez (Taboo) and Stacy Ann Ferguson (Fergie).
The Black Eyed Peas has won many awards including: American Music Awards (2003, 2005 and 2006) for Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Band/Duo/Group, BET Award 2006 in the category of “Best Group”, Billboard Music Award 2005 in the category of Top Band/Duo/Group, Billboard Latin Music Awards 2009 in the category of Crossover Artist of the Year, Channel [V] Thailand Music Video Award for Popular International Group, Grammy Award 2005 and 2006 for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group, Grammy Awards 2010 for Best Pop Vocal Album and Best Short Form Music Video.
On 30 June 1998, they released their debut studio album “Behind the Front” by Interscope Records. It was produced by Brian Lapin, C-Los, Paul Poli and will.i.am. Popular tracks from the album are: Fallin’ Up, Joints & Jam, Karma, ¿Que Dices? and Love Won’t Wait.
On 26 September 2000, they released their second studio album “Bridging the Gap”. It was produced by Rhett Lawrence, Jerry ‘Wonder’ Duplessis, DJ Premier, ap.de.ap, Wyclef Jean and will.i.am. Popular tracks from the album are: BEP Empire, Weekends, Get Original, Request + Line, Tell Your Mama Come, Bringing It Bag and Rap Song.
On 24 June 2003, they released third studio album “Elephunk” by A&M Records. It was produced by Ron Fair, will.i.am and aple.de.ap. Popular tracks from the album are: Let’s Get Retarded, Hey Mama, Shut Up, Where Is the Love? and Let’s Get It Started.
On 5 May 2005, they released fourth studio album “Monkey Business”. It was produced by Kevin Rudolf, Ron Fair, Patrick Stump, apl.de.ap, Noize Trip, Danja, Justin Timberlake and will.i.am. Popular tracks from the album are: Pump It, Don’t Phunk with My Heart, Don’t Lie, My Humps and Bebot.
On 3 June 2009, they released fifth studio album “The E.N.D.”. It was produced by DJ Replay, apl.de.ap, Printz Board, Frédéric Riesterer, Keith Harris, Mark Knight, David Guetta, Poet Name Life, will.i.am and Jean Baptiste. Popular tracks from the album are: Boom Boom Pow, Rock That Body, Meet Me Halfway, Imma Be, I Gotta Feeling, Alive and Missing You.
On 26 November 2010, they released their sixth studio album “The Beginning”. It was produced by Labrinth, Sandy Vee, Replay, apl.de.ap, Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, Giorgio Tuinfort, David Guetta, Free Schook, DJ Ammo and will.i.am. Popular tracks from the album are: The Time (Dirty Bit), Light Up the Night, XOXOXO, Whenever, Don’t Stop the Party, Do It Like This and Just Can’t Get Enough.