Despite is a Metal band from Gothenburg, Sweden. The band was formed 1998. Their debut album, "In Your Despite" was released in Sweden in March 2009. The album contains a song called ”MindPlague” with guest vocals supplied by Knut Agnred, a renowned Swedish singer and member of the very popular comedy group ”Galenskaparna och After Shave”.
In October 2010 the band released their second album "Clenched" on Dozer Records and this time the famous producer Andreas Kleerup helped them out on the track "Commander of Hate".
Later the band parted ways with their singer Alex, and Peter Tuthill (also in Godsic and ex member of Carnal Forge and Construcdead) joined as their new lead singer in December 2012. During the spring of 2013 Despite entered their own studio "Crehate Studios" to record their third album. In June 2013 their new single “Unexceptional” from the third album “EPic” was released.