On this Day July 07, 2003
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Darkness released their debut studio album Permission To Land which topped the UK chart for four weeks. Five singles were released from the album including I Believe in a Thing Called Love, the most successful, reaching No.2 on the UK Singles Chart. The band won three BRIT Awards in 2004 in response to the album, Best Group, Best Rock Group and Best Album. They also won two Kerrang! awards in 2004 for Best Live Act and Best British Band.