Red Hot Chili Peppers (RHCP) was formed in 1983 in California. In 1984 the band’s eponymous debut album was released. The album wasn’t especially popular with listeners. RHCP didn’t achieve international fame until 1990 when they released the fifth album, Blood Sugar Sex Magik, which stayed in the Billboard Top 100 chart for a whole year. In 2002 RHCP were named Best International Band of the Year at Video Music Awards Latinoamerica. At the MTV Europe Music Awards the band won Best Rock Group and Best Concert Group awards.