Evanescence

Formed in Little Rock, Arkansas, the goth/metal band Evanescence began as a duo. Friends Amy Lee and Ben Moody. The two played and recorded throughout the latter-half of the ‘90s before adding John LeCompt and Will Boyd. This full lineup recorded Fallen, the band’s major label debut. Songs from the release peppered the Billboard charts, including "Bring Me To Life,” which reached the #5 spot on the Hot 100 list. The band also won two Grammys®—Best New Artist and Best Hard Rock Performance. After some line-up changes, Evanescence announced a hiatus in 2013.