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Thomas Nassiff on 06/25/12 - 10:23 AM
fun.'s "We Are Young" has been certified five-time platinum in the United States. Congratulations to the band and to Fueled By Ramen.
Thomas Nassiff on 06/22/12 - 07:43 AM
Usher took the top spot on the sales charts this week, selling 128,000 units of Looking 4 Myself. Rush debuted in second place with 103,000 units of Clockwork Angels, while Adele dropped to No. 3 with another 60,000 of 21. Other notable debuts include Ed Sheeran at No. 4 with 44,000 copies of + and Waka Flocka Flame at No. 9 with 33,000 of Triple F Life. Finally, fun. moved yet another 16,000 copies of Some Nights, landing at No. 22. Some Nights hasn't moved out of the top 50 in its 17-week run since its release, and has sold over 300,000 copies in total.
Thomas Nassiff on 06/20/12 - 07:00 AM
At fun.'s show at Terminal 5 in New York City, Nate Ruess announced the band was recording a new music video that night, but he didn't say for what song.

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Thomas Nassiff on 06/19/12 - 08:53 AM
Adele moved back into the top overall spot this week, moving another 74,000 units of 21. The Beach Boys debuted in the third spot with 63,000 copies of That's Why God Made the Radio, while Curren$y came in at No. 5 with 39,000 units of Stoned Immaculate. John Mayer's Born and Raised dropped from the top spot to No. 7, declining 44 percent while moving 37,500 units. Of course, fun. continued its strong performance, remaining in the top 20 with almost 18,000 more sales of Some Nights.
Thomas Nassiff on 06/13/12 - 08:37 AM
Head to the replies to check out a nifty commercial for fun.'s record Some Nights. Would definitely be the best commercial on TV.
Thomas Nassiff on 06/12/12 - 01:07 PM
You can stream fun.'s entire set from Bonnaroo in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 06/11/12 - 11:23 PM
John Mayer coasts at the top of the charts again this week, moving almost 68,000 additional copies of Born and Raised - a 71 percent decline from his meteoric sales last week. Adele and One Direction come in after Mayer, while Regina Spektor and Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros see the two highest debuts at No. 4 (38,000) and No. 6 (29,000), respectively. Sigur Ros also saw an excellent debut week, cracking the top 10 and No. 9 with 24,000 copies of Valtari. Equally as awesome, fun. saw a huge rise in sales, increasing 57 percent and selling another 17,000 copies of Some Nights - perhaps partially in thanks to the awesome music video they came out with.
Thomas Nassiff on 06/06/12 - 10:08 AM
Head to the replies to watch fun. perform "One Foot" on Jimmy Kimmel.

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Thomas Nassiff on 06/05/12 - 10:26 AM
fun.'s new music video for "Some Nights" is now available to watch. "This is it boys; this is war."
Thomas Nassiff on 06/04/12 - 01:40 PM
Did you miss fun.'s performance of "We Are Young" on the MTV Movie Awards last night? Watch it here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 06/04/12 - 07:56 AM
fun. recently discussed their new album, Some Nights, in a track-by-track video. Check the replies.
Jason Tate on 06/01/12 - 12:13 PM
fun. have announced their insane tour schedule for the rest of the year. Check the replies.
Jason Tate on 05/31/12 - 02:40 PM
As expected, John Mayer debuted on top of the charts by selling over 230,000 units of Born and Raised - and it wasn't even close. Adele again stood in at No. 2, but sold about four times less than Mayer, with 53,000 copies of 21. Adam Lambert, last week's No. 1, dropped 70% in sales to the No. 11 spot, while fun. remained strong, adding almost 11,000 more sales to its total of Some Nights and rising from No. 33 to 27. Notable debuts included Sara Bareilles at No. 8 with 31,000 of Once Upon Another Time and Kimbra at No. 12 with 22,000 of Vows.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/30/12 - 11:26 PM
Watch a teaser for fun.'s "Some Nights" music video in the replies. The full video will premiere on Monday.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/30/12 - 05:39 AM
Jack Antonoff of fun. has a campaign video for American Marriage Equality, check it out in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 05/23/12 - 11:26 AM
Adam Lambert topped the charts this week, selling just under 78,000 units of Trespassing. Adele came in second, with Carrie Underwood, Norah Jones and Tenacious D rounding out the top 5. Best Coast debuted at No. 24 with 12,000 copies sold of The Only Place, and fun. added another 11,000 units to its total for Some Nights.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/23/12 - 10:56 AM
Watch fun. cover Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe" here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/22/12 - 01:15 PM
fun.'s insta-classic Some Nights is available for only $5 on Amazon.
Jason Tate on 05/22/12 - 10:40 AM
Fun. covered Gotye's "Somebody That I Used To Know" for the BBC Live Lounge and they were joined by Paramore's Hayley Williams. Listen to the cover in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/16/12 - 07:05 AM
Fun. will perform on Jimmy Kimmel Live on June 4th.

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Thomas Nassiff on 05/14/12 - 02:13 PM
Carrie Underwood took the top place on this week's charts, selling over 270,000 copies of Blown Away. Norah Jones was in second and...yes...NOW 42 was third. Adele had her weakest sales week of 21 in a long while, finishing fourth with just over 77,000 units moved and B.o.B. debuted at fifth with 74,000. Jack White added another 62,000 to his total while finishing 7th, while fun. added another 11,000 to its ongoing strong sales performance. The Avengers soundtrack sold 26,000 copies.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/09/12 - 12:43 PM
fun. has announced some tour dates for Australia in July and the UK in October. They're in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/08/12 - 08:02 AM
fun. is hoping to launch a "marriage equality non-profit group."

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Jason Tate on 05/07/12 - 02:07 PM
Fun. covered "Sabotage" last Friday, check the replies for the video.

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Jason Tate on 05/07/12 - 01:13 PM
NPR is streaming fun.'s show at the 930 club in Washington.

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Jason Tate on 05/04/12 - 08:50 AM
Eve 6's Speak In Code has debuted at #39 on the Billboard Top 200. Jack White topped the charts with 127k sold. Adele sold another 84k, and fun. added another 13k to their total.
Jason Tate on 05/02/12 - 02:46 PM
Fun. hasn't found the humor in parodies for "We Are Young."
From the Article"I get an e-mail about every other day being like, 'You've gotta see this parody.' [And] I'm not going to go Coolio on the situation and say I'm not into parodies, but I'm going to say, chances are, it's not funny," frontman Nate Ruess said. "Maybe I have a high standard for what's funny, but I'm just going to go with 'We Are Not Young,' you probably are not funny. Like, that level of comedy that I just did was the exact same level of comedy that they're doing."
Joe DeAndrea on 05/01/12 - 06:42 PM
fun. will be filming a video for "Some Nights" next week.
Jason Tate on 04/30/12 - 04:43 PM
fun.'s most-popular-song-in-the-world is used in the trailer for Judd Apatow's "This Is 40."

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Jason Tate on 04/28/12 - 12:36 PM
fun.'s recent performance of "We Are Young" on Much Music can be viewed here.
Jason Tate on 04/27/12 - 11:23 AM
fun. will perform "We Are Young" at MTV movie awards on June 3rd.

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Jason Tate on 04/26/12 - 10:02 AM
Neon Trees sold about 19k copies of their new album in the first week. Fun. added another 14k to their total.
Jason Tate on 04/24/12 - 05:46 PM
fun.'s performance of "We Are Young" on Late Show With David Letterman can be found here.
Jonathan Bautts on 04/24/12 - 02:15 AM
Reminder: fun. are on Letterman tonight.
Jason Tate on 04/23/12 - 12:28 PM
Fun. has been added to the Osheaga Festival.

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Jason Tate on 04/19/12 - 11:34 AM
Gotye has unseated fun. from the #1 spot on the Billboard charts.

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Jason Tate on 04/19/12 - 10:55 AM
I guess it was only a matter of time: fun.'s hit song has been given the parody treatment. Oh, the huge-manatee.
Jason Tate on 04/17/12 - 05:51 PM
Our interview with fun. can be found here.
From the InterviewI know that feeling really well, of feeling like a band who’s my little secret and then having them sort of get taken away from me in a way. I understand that feeling, but I would hope that our fans who have been around for a while are still happy for us and still like the music we’re writing. We’re making the same songs and doing the same things with the integrity we’ve always had.
Jonathan Bautts on 04/17/12 - 01:26 PM
I have no ending for this, so I simply take a bow.
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Jason Gardner on 04/17/12 - 11:14 AM
fun. got interviewed on CNN. Those badasses are everywhere.

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Jason Tate on 04/17/12 - 09:01 AM
"We Are Young" sold over 390,000 copies last week, helping fun. become the first artist in history to sell over 300,000 digital copies of a single song for six weeks straight. Wow.

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Jason Tate on 04/12/12 - 09:43 AM
In last week's album sales: Nicki Minaj took the top spot, Adele is still selling 150,000+ and fun. racked up another 20,000.

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Jason Tate on 04/11/12 - 09:15 AM
Check out a video interview with Nate from fun. in the replies.
Jason Tate on 04/10/12 - 11:11 PM
Check out an acoustic rendition of "Why Am I The One" from fun. in the replies.
Jason Tate on 04/10/12 - 01:09 PM
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