Fireflies [ORIGINAL MEME] remix by cat11111111; FIREflies [MEME] by KaseyTheRoboKitty; Fireflies [MEME] by GlitchTale_Asriel; Fireflies remix by Opal_Dragon; Fireflies by TheLovepup; Fireflies (with Tweakings) by Cassthefallenangel; fireflies - meme by C1tyEscape; Fireflies {gift for BushFern20} by coolkit12; About. Meme Status Confirmed Type: Song Year 2009 Origin Owl City Tags owl city, emo, mid-2000s, song, nostalgia, adam young, synthpop, billboard, relient k, ocean eyes, _slendersphere, labrynthske, pryce_d, you would not believe your eyes, the postal service Additional References Wikipedia About "Fireflies" is a song by American recording artist Adam Young, also known as Owl City.