Alice in Chains was among the biggest to emerge from the grunge scene that spawned Nirvana, Pearl Jam, and Soundgarden. They have released five studio albums, three EPs, two live albums, four compilations, and two DVDs. The band is known for its distinctive vocal style.
Alice in Chains rose to international fame as part of the grunge movement of the early 1990s, selling over 20 million albums worldwide, and over 14 million in the US alone. In 1992 the band's second album, Dirt, was released to critical acclaim and was certified quadruple platinum. Their third album, Alice in Chains, was released in 1995 and has been certified double platinum. It achieved No. 1 position on the Billboard 200 chart. The band has had 14 top ten songs on the Mainstream Rock Tracks chart and nine Grammy Award nominations.
The band’s latest album, The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here, reached No. 2 on the Billboard 200. Alice In Chains remain one of the most successful and influential American rock bands of all time.