Free piano sheet music from Fun
Fun is is a band from America, with origins from New Jersey.
Currently, they are based in New York City. Former lead singer of "The Format" is the original member of Fun, along with Andrew Dost and Jack Antonoff.
Until the year 2014, Fun released two albums. One in 2009, titled Aim and Ignite and one in 2012, titled Some Nights.
The band's most praised song is "We Are Young" (featuring Janelle Monáe). Other important songs that Fun released are "Some Nights" and "Carry On". All of the three mentioned before are Grammy Award-winning hits.
The most successful is "We Are Young". This song peaked the first place on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and Digital Songs charts. It had a huge success in the United Kingdom also, reaching the first place.
"Some Nights" was also an successful hit for the band. It peaked at the third place on the Hot 100 chart. It was Fun's second Top 10 single. Also, it was the band's second song to reach platinum status in the United States.
Fun won the Grammy Award for Best New Artist and the Grammy Award for Song of the Year for "We Are Young" in the ceremony of February the 10th 2013.
They received numerous other nominations for Grammy Awards: Record of the Year and Best Pop Duo or Group Performance (both for "We Are Young") along with Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album (both for Some Nights).
Although Fun is considered an indie pop band, they also embrace in many songs the alternative rock musical genre. They had associated acts with several world famous bands and artists such as: Panic! at the Disco, Paramore, Tegan and Sara, Janelle Monáe, Bleachers.
Fun's current lineup is consisted of three members: Jack Antonoff, whom prefers vocals, lead guitar, drums; Andrew Dost, whom prefers the guitar, piano, keyboards, flugelhorn, trumpet, glockenspiel, vocals; Nate Ruess whom is the band's lead vocalist and sampler.
They won two Grammy Awards, two Teen Choice Awards, and one Billboard Music Award. In the year 2010, Fun won Best Pop/Rock Song at the Independent Music Awards for "All the Pretty Girls".
|Lineup:||- Nate Ruess|
- Andrew Dost
- Jack Antonoff
|Origin:||New Jersey, U.S.|
|Genres:||Alternative Rock, Indie Pop|
|Labels:||Fueled By Ramen, Nettwerk, Paper + Plastick, Atlantic, Elektra|
|Discography:||- Aim And Ignite (2009)|
- Some Nights (2012)
|Official year when they were formed:||2008|