fun.'s 'Some Nights' Debuts At #2 On Billboard's "Top Current Albums" Chart

It's an exciting day for Nettwerk Management client fun. Their sophomore album and Fueled By Ramen debut Some Nights has proven a major breakthrough for the band, debuting at #2 on Billboard’s “Top Current Albums” chart and at #3 on the Billboard 200, with nearly 70,000 copies sold in its first week. Some Nights also topped Billboard’s “Vinyl Albums” chart, beating out Sleigh Bells and Lana Del Ray for the #1 spot. Furthermore, “We Are Young (Feat. Janelle Monáe)” has claimed #1 on Billboard’s “Digital Songs” chart, #6 on Billboard’s “Hot 100” chart, and is #3 at Alternative Rock radio with over 1 million single sales to date. Produced by Jeff Bhasker (Kanye West, Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, Beyonce, Drake), Some Nights sees the band marrying their robust melodies with elements of hip-hop.

Also, the band's acclaimed debut album Aim & Ignite (2009; Nettwerk) is back on the charts with nearly 5,000 copies sold in the past week alone.  Nettwerk is celebrating fun.'s success by making the Aim & Ignite deluxe vinyl available once again at Amazon and indie retailers. 

Keep reading for tour dates...

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North American Tour 2012
*denotes newly announced date

FEBRUARY
29 South Burlington, VT Higher Ground

MARCH
1 Providence, RI FYE (In Store Event – Free)
1 Providence, RI Lupo’s
2 Towson, MD The Recher Theatre – SOLD OUT!
3 Carrboro, NC Cat’s Cradle – SOLD OUT!
7 St. Petersburg, FL State Theatre – SOLD OUT!
8 Orlando, FL Beacham Theatre – SOLD OUT!
9 Atlanta, GA Center Stage – SOLD OUT!
10 Birmingham, AL WorkPlay Theatre – SOLD OUT!
18 New Orleans, LA House of Blues
20 Houston, TX Warehouse Live
21 Dallas, TX House of Blues – SOLD OUT!
23 Tucson, AZ Rialto Theatre – SOLD OUT!
24 Pomona, CA The Glass House – SOLD OUT!
26 Sacramento, CA Sac State University Union
28 San Francisco, CA The Independent – SOLD OUT!
29 San Francisco, CA Bottom of the Hill – SOLD OUT!
31 Salt Lake City, UT In The Venue
31 Sandy, UT Graywhale Entertainment (In Store Event – Free)

APRIL
3 Fort Collins, CO Aggie Theatre – SOLD OUT!
5 Denver, CO Ogden Theatre
5 Denver, CO Twist & Shout Records (In Store Event – Free)
6 Boulder, CO Fox Theatre & Café – SOLD OUT!
7 Kansas City, MO Beaumont Club
8 Iowa City, IA The Blue Moose Tap House – SOLD OUT!
10 Omaha, NE The Slowdown – SOLD OUT!
11 Madison, WI The Majestic Theatre – SOLD OUT!
13 Minneapolis, MN The Brick – SOLD OUT!
14 Chicago. IL Vic Theatre – SOLD OUT!
15 Detroit, MI St. Andrews Hall – SOLD OUT!
18 Grand Rapids, MI The Intersection
19 Columbus, OH LC Pavilion
20 Rochester, NY Water Street Music Hall – SOLD OUT!
21 Boston, MA House of Blues – SOLD OUT!
25 Toronto, ON Kool Haus
27 Clifton Park, NY Northern Lights
26 Montreal, QC Cabaret du Mile End
27 Clifton Park, NY Northern Lights
28 Philadelphia, PA Theatre of Living Arts – SOLD OUT!
30 Montreal, QC Cabaret Du Mile End

MAY
3 Washington, DC 9:30 Club – SOLD OUT!
4 Washington, DC 9:30 Club – SOLD OUT!
5 Charlottesville, VA Jefferson Theatre – SOLD OUT!
28 George, WA Sasquatch Festival @ The Gorge
29 Portland, OR Roseland Theater*
31 Mesa, AZ Mesa Arts Center*

JUNE
5 Flagstaff, AZ The Orpheum*
6 Santa Fe, NM Railyard Plaza*
8 Oklahoma City Diamond Ballroom*
9 St. Louis, MO The Pageant*
13 Indianapolis, IN Deluxe at Old National Centre*
14 Cleveland, OH House of Blues*
15 Pittsburgh, PA Mr. Smalls*
16 New York, NY Terminal 5*

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Danielle Romeo | romeo@nettwerk.com

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