Anthony Kiedis was born and raised in Los Angeles. In high school, he formed The Red Hot Chili Peppers. Blood Sugar Sex Magik was the group's breakout album in 1991, and their 1999 album Californication sold over 13 million copies worldwide. By the Way, their most recent album, is one of their best-selling to date. In 2003, the band went on a lot of tours. Kiedis is a Los Angeles-based musician.