Originally formed in 1989, Suede is an alternative rock band from London, England. Their 1993 self-titled debut album is credited with kick-starting the Britpop subgenre of alternative rock. It was their third studio album, Coming Up that triggered their greatest commercial success thus far. It produced five Top 10 singles, was charted at No. 1 in the UK and sold more than 1.5 million copies worldwide. The albums top hits included "Trash," "Beautiful Ones," and "Filmstar." Suede has released at least five original, studio albums.
In 2011, Suede released a compilation album as well as re-mastered, expanded editions of all five of their original studio albums. They have been touring internationally to promote the releases.