The Veronicas are a pop-rock band based in Australia. The band was formed in 2005, in Brisbane, Australia, by twin sisters Jessica and Lisa Origliasso.
The Veronicas have released two studio albums since forming three years ago, the first being The Secret Life Of . . . in 2005. The debut album went on to peak at #2 on the Australian charts and gain an ARIA certification of four times platinum, for 280,000+ sales. The Secret Life Of . . . spawned five singles, including three top ten singles in Australia.
The duo released their second album Hook Me Up in 2007, it also peaked at #2 on the Australian charts, earning a certification of two times platinum. The album has had four Australian top ten singles released from it to date. The album's title track, "Hook Me Up", was The Veronicas' first number one single in Australia. They sang at the 2006 NRL grand final.