Won an Album of the Year Grammy award for The Suburbs.
Earned their first No. 1 album in the U.S. with The Suburbs.
Scored their first hit single in their native Canada with "Keep the Car Running."
Arcade Fire's debut album marked the first time any Merge Records release had ever entered the Top 200 albums chart in the U.S.
Win and Will Butler's grandfather was Alvino Rey, a celebrated American steel guitar player.