Owl City

American electronic musical project by Adam Young

Owl City is an American pop music project by Adam Young.

Owl City
Adam Young performing in 2009
Adam Young performing in 2009
Background information
OriginOwatonna, Minnesota, United States
GenresElectronica, synthpop
Years active2007–present
LabelsUniversal Republic
MembersAdam Young

He had a hit with a song called Fireflies in 2010. It was the number one song in United States of America for two weeks.[1] He has written several songs, including Vanilla Twilight. In 2012 he had a hit song with Carly Rae Jepsen, called Good Time.

Band membersEdit

Current members
Current touring members

While Young writes, composes, records, and produces all of Owl City's music (not including The Midsummer Station, which was mostly written by other people), during live performances he is accompanied by a group of supporting musicians:[2]


Extended Plays
Studio albums


  1. ""Fireflies" Chart History". Billboard. Retrieved December 6, 2009.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Owl City: Live from Los Angeles (Movie). Los Angeles: Eagle Rock. 2011. Verification is in the closing credits to the film.