Fun., the New York City based band has won the Best New Artist award at the 55th Grammy Awards. Their song, “We Are Young” earned them the honor after being the one of their biggest hits. The band is also known for the Hip-Hop kind-a lyrics that have mixed up with Classic Pop Songwriting.
The major categories in which the band was nominated apart the Best New Artist also included “Record of the Year” which it finally one for the same song “We Are Young” also their “Some Nights” was also nominated for “Album of the Year”.
Fun. Is said to be created after their attempts at creating Indie Bands like Format and Steel Train didn’t prove successful. The debut album of Fun., “Aim and Ignite” came out in 2009 which also wasn’t a big game changer for them either.
Source: LA Times