is a Swedish metal band from Gothenburg, formed in 1990. Since the band's inception, they have released ten studio albums, three EPs, and one live DVD. As of 2008, In Flames has sold over 2 million records worldwide.
In Flames has been awarded four Grammis awards (the Swedish equivalent of the Grammy Awards) to date. In 2005, In Flames won their first Grammis award in the category of Best Hard Rock/Metal Album for "Soundtrack to Your Escape". In 2006, In Flames won the Swedish Export Award, their second Grammis award. In Flames was the first metal band to ever win that award and the Swedish economy minister at the time, Thomas Östros, was quoted as saying "Thanks to In Flames, Sweden now have a metal band in the absolute world elite." In 2007, In Flames once again won the category of Best Hard Rock/Metal Album for "Come Clarity". They have also won the "Best international Band" award from the Metalhammer Golden Gods in 2008.
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