The Script plays Lisbon

Rock band The Script is playing on February 14 at Coliseu de Lisboa.

The band’s influences include a diverse group of artists that include U2, The Police, The Neptunes, Timbaland, and Van Morrison, all of which contribute to their distinct sound.

Their single,The Man Who Can’t Be Moved, released in September 2008 reached number 2 in Ireland, Denmark, and the UK.

The Script released their debut album, The Script, in August 2008. Following the success of The Man Who Can’t Be Moved, the album entered the UK Album Chart at number one with sales of 20,240 copies where it stayed for eleven weeks.

The album spent three weeks in the top ten and was the eighteenth bestselling album in the UK of 2008.

In November 2008, The Script received an award at the World Music Awards for Best Selling Irish Act of 2008 and in February 2010, they won Best Live Performance at the Meteor Ireland Music Awards.

In April 2010, their first US single Breakeven was certified Platinum by the RIAA (the Recording Industry Association of America), selling over one million copies in the US and has since peaked at number 12 on the US Billboard Hot 100 in the spring of 2010.

Tickets are available at www.ticketline.pt.