Ryan Tedder and Zach Filkins formed the pop/rock band OneRepublic in Colorado Springs, Colorado, in 2002. They first drew attention as an unsigned act on MySpace, but their first major success was the 2005 single "Apologize
" from Dreaming Out Loud
, their debut album with Interscope Records. It would become a worldwide hit with a remix by Timbaland in 2007.