Fun Narrowly Beat The Wanted To Score Vodafone Big Top 40 With 'We Are Young'

20 May 2012, 18:49

The American stars edged out the British boy band to end Rita Ora's chart reign with their latest release.

Fun have been announced as the new Vodafone Big Top 40 number one with their smash hit single 'We Are Young'.

The American three-piece's Janelle Monae track ended Rita Ora's two-week reign at the summit after she dropped three places to number four with the Tinie Tempah featuring 'R.I.P'.

The Wanted's Example penned new single 'Chasing The Sun' was the highest new entry at number two despite only going on sale today (20th May).

Elsewhere on the chart, there were new entries from Emeli Sande with her latest single 'My Kind Of Love' breaking into the top 20 at number 19 and D'Banj taking the tenth spot with his single 'Oliver Twist'.

The Vodafone Big Top 40 with Rich and Kat airs every Sunday from 4-7pm.

WATCH: Things Got Pretty Awkward When We Asked Rae Sremmurd If They'd Bae Ariana Grande... Eek!

Leigh-Anne Pinnock joins Snapchat

80+ Of The Best Popstars You Should Have On Snapchat

My Capital App

Want To Control The Music On Capital? Now You Can With Our New App!

  • Top Ten
  • 11 - 20
  • 21 - 30
  • 31 - 40
  1. 1
    Shape Of You artwork
  2. 2
    Castle On The Hill artwork
  3. 3
    Human artwork
    Human
    Rag N Bone Man
    itunes
  4. 4
    You Don't Know Me artwork
    You Don't Know Me
    Jax Jones feat. Raye
    itunes
  5. 5
    September Song artwork
    September Song
    JP Cooper
    itunes
  6. 6
    Rockabye artwork
  7. 7
    I Would Like artwork
  8. 8
    Call On Me (Ryan Riback Remix) artwork
    Call On Me (Ryan Riback Remix)
    Starley
    itunes
  9. 9
    Paris artwork
  10. 10
    Touch artwork
  • Top Ten
  • 11 - 20
  • 21 - 30
  • 31 - 40