This is Northern Irish pop-rock quintet Snow Patrol's fifth album, following 2006's Eyes Open. The album sees them exploring a somewhat rockier, although still decidedly radio-friendly, direction than on the introspective Eyes Open.
''A Hundred Million Suns'' is the fifth album by alternative rock band Snow Patrol. The album was written by Snow Patrol and was produced by long time producer Jacknife Lee who has previously produced albums for Bloc Party, R.E.M., U2. The songs were recorded through the summer of 2008 in Hansa Studios in Berlin and Grouse Lodge Studios in Ireland. The album was released in Ireland on 24 October 2008, on 25 October in Australia, on 27 October in the United Kingdom and the rest of Europe and in the US on 28 October. - Wikipedia