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3 Doors Down is an American rock band from Escatawpa, Mississippi, that formed in 1996. The band rose to international fame with their first single, "Kryptonite", which placed in the top three on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Their debut album "The Better Life" was the 11th-best-selling album of the year in 2000 and was certified 6x platinum in the United States.
The band's second album, Away from the Sun (2002), continued the band's success; it debuted at No. 8 on the Billboard 200 chart, went multi-platinum in the U.S. like its predecessor, and spawned the hits "When I'm Gone" and "Here Without You". 3 Doors Down released their third album, Seventeen Days, in 2005. The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart and was certified platinum within one month of release. Their fourth album, 3 Doors Down (2008), also debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. The band's fifth studio album, Time of My Life (2011) debuted at No. 3 on the charts.
3 Doors Down has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide.