Owl City's Fireflies is Number One Song on iTunes

Posted on October 25, 2009

Owl City Ocean Eyes

Owl City's upbeat song called "Fireflies" is currently the #1 song on iTunes. Adam Young is the sole member of Owl City. Adam Young recorded the entire album, Ocean Eyes, in his basement at his parents' house in Owatonna, a small Minnesota town. Adam Young landed a contract with Universal Music after building a fanbase by posting his catchy songs on MySpace.

The song and the music video are getting great reviews. The music video for "Fireflies" shows Adam Young playing a keyboard in his room while the toys and electronics in the room come to life. Adam sings that he gets numerous hugs from the fireflies. Take a look:

Photo: Universal Republic