Florence and The Machine ‑ Tuesday June 14th 2016 ‑ Barclays Center
When: Tuesday, June 14, 2016, 7:30 PM
Where: Barclays Center, 620 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, United States
Florence Welsh is the lead singer and personality of indie band, Florence and the Machine, formed in South London, UK in 2007.
Florence and the Machine is a band comprised of Welsh, Isabella Summers and other artists that collaborate and play a dreamy blend of folk, art-pop, indie rock and neo soul. With huge encouragement from the BBC, Florence received early critical acclaim and attention from UK audiences, as BBC Introducing strongly promoted the band.
“Lungs” was the title of the band’s debut album. It was released on 6 July 2009 and reached the number two slot in the UK Album Chart, retaining the position fir five consecutive weeks. It finally reached the number one position on the album chart on 17 January 2010 after remaining in the charts for 28 consecutive weeks. In October of the same year, “Lungs” has spent an impressive grand total 65 consecutive weeks in the album chart.