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Once known as Artist of the Day, where does American indie rock band MGMT stand in 2022?


By winning the title of Top Ten Artist to Watch in 2008, MGMT rose to fame but ultimately lost its way. Now their vocalist Andrew VanWyngarden has announced that they will be releasing another song soon. Before that, let’s catch up on the history of this group, its members and the songs that have already been released.

Who is MGMT?

MGMT is an American indie rock band co-founded in 2002 by two people, Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Goldwasser, in Middletown, Connecticut, USA. The band’s musical style is characterized by a variety of pop and rock genres, including indie pop, psychedelic pop, neo-psychedelia, synth-pop, and electronic rock.

Who are the members of MGMT?

Andrew VanWyngarden – an American musician who is the singer, songwriter and guitarist of MGMT.

Ben Goldwasser (Benjamin Nicholas Hunter Goldwasser) – an American who is a songwriter and plays keyboards in MGMT.

James Richardson – is lead guitarist and backing vocalist of MGMT.

Simon O’Connor – is bassist and backing vocalist in MGMT.

Alex Wylde – is a drummer and backing vocalist in MGMT.

Top 20 MGMT Songs

You can stream all their music on all streaming platforms i.e. Apple Music, Spotify, YouTube, YouTube Music, Hungama, Gaana and JioSaavn.

  1. Kids
  2. Congratulations
  3. Electric feeling
  4. The handshake
  5. Indie rockers
  6. Moons, birds and monsters
  7. It’s time to pretend
  8. The Pursuit of Happiness with Kid Cudi
  9. Pieces of what
  10. The youth
  11. little dark age
  12. Metanoia
  13. Flash Delirium
  14. Me and Michael
  15. One thing to try
  16. Siberian breaks
  17. when you die
  18. she works too much
  19. Weekend Wars
  20. Love always remains

MGMT Rewards

The group won 5 awards, including Best Cinematography (2013), The Grammy Award for Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical (2009), Best Director of a New Artist (2008), Best Directional Debut (2008) and NME Best New New . Band (2009). Apart from that, they have been nominated 15 times for their music!

Can we expect their MGMT to spin in 2023?