Kaiser Chiefs Biography

Named after the former South African football club of Leeds United player Lucas Radebe, Kaiser Chiefs frontman, Ricky Wilson, brought a sigh of relief to the gig-going masses by finally making cow-bells and tweed cool. They opened up the 2005 Live 8 concert in Philadelphia before debut album ‘Employment’ was shortlisted for the 2005 Mercury Music Prize, just two years after the band formed.

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Kaiser Chiefs News

Kaiser Chiefs open Glastonbury 2014 with 'secret' 11am set

Plus appearances from Blondie and The War On Drugs

  • Jun 27, 2014

Kaiser Chiefs revealed as secret 11am guests opening Glastonbury's Other Stage tomorrow (June 27)

The band will close the John Peel Stage the same day

  • Jun 26, 2014

Kaiser Chiefs to head up MTV Crashes Plymouth gig in July

More bands are to be announced for the show on July 15

  • May 16, 2014

Ricky Wilson injured on set of new Kaiser Chiefs video

The band were filming the promo for 'Meanwhile Up In Heaven' when the 'minor incident' took place

  • May 13, 2014

Ricky Wilson says there is 'no good reason' for him to return to 'The Voice' – watch

Kaiser Chiefs frontman nixes the possibility of coming back to BBC1 show

  • May 13, 2014

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Kaiser Chiefs Music Videos

Meanwhile Up In Heaven Play Video

Meanwhile Up In Heaven

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Meanwhile Up In Heaven Play Video

Meanwhile Up In Heaven

Watch the official Meanwhile Up In Heaven video by Kaiser Chiefs in HD on WWW.MUZU.TV and check out the latest new music releases and playlists for free.

Meanwhile Up In Heaven Play Video

Meanwhile Up In Heaven

Watch the official Meanwhile Up In Heaven video by Kaiser Chiefs in HD on WWW.MUZU.TV and check out the latest new music releases and playlists for free.

Coming Home (Lyrics) Play Video

Coming Home (Lyrics)

Watch the official Coming Home (Lyrics) video by Kaiser Chiefs in HD on WWW.MUZU.TV and check out the latest new music releases and playlists for free.

Coming Home Play Video

Coming Home

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Kaiser Chiefs Reviews

Kaiser Chiefs - 'Education, Education, Education & War'

Kaiser Chiefs - 'Education, Education, Education & War'

The Leeds band try their best to continue without Nick Hodgson but all is not right on their fifth album

  • Mar 28, 2014

Album Review: Kaiser Chiefs - 'The Future Is Medieval'

Forget all the ‘industry-saving’ fuss, this fourth album is actually a sort of return to form, you know

  • Jun 28, 2011

Kaiser Chiefs

Off With Their Heads

  • Oct 10, 2008

Kaiser Chiefs

Never Miss A Beat

  • Sep 17, 2008

Kaiser Chiefs; Evening News Arena, Manchester, Saturday December 1

Ricky and the boys’ biggest ever gig causes pandemonium. Obviously

  • Jan 15, 2008

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