The critically celebrated soundtrack for the motion picture Into The Wild (2007) marked Eddie Vedder’s first full release as a solo artist. The album earned Vedder a Golden Globe Award for song ‘Guaranteed’ as well as a Golden Globe nomination for his contributions to the film’s original score
Music for the Motion Picture Into the Wild additionally received two Grammy nominations – Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media Grammy nomination for ‘Guaranteed’ as well as a Best Rock Vocal Performance, Solo for ‘Rise.’
On the heels of Into The Wild’s release, Vedder embarked on a sold out, multiple-leg solo tour across North America. Following the release of ‘Ukulele Songs’, he again hit the road in 2011, with sold out shows in Australia and the United States.