Former Blur frontman Damon Albarn criticised the Kaiser Chiefs album Yours Truly, Angry Mob for sounding "empty".
At the 10th Annual GQ Men of the Year Awards, Kaiser Chiefs was awarded Band of the Year for 2007.
Singer Ricky Wilson auctioned off his tambourine on a UK radio station, raising nearly £400 for charity.
They were nominated for the Mercury Music Prize Award 2005 for their album, Employment, but failed to win despite being the favourites to walk away with the title.
They won 'Best British Rock Act', 'Best Live Act' and 'Best Group' at the 2006 Brit Awards.