1 contributor total, last edit on Apr 15, 2016. A line in their lyrics, "this is it boys, this is war", recalls "99 Red Balloons", the English version of Nena's 1983 hit "99 Luftballons". Some nights I wish they'd just fall off. The song was covered by the New Directions glee club in the "Dynamic Duets" episode of Glee. [Refrain] is Nate Ruess, Andrew Dost and Jack Antonoff. The music video for "Some Nights" was released on MTV.com on June 4, 2012. Well let me say this - Some Nights is an album I could have quite easily not have heard, any my life be indifferent. [Bridge] It was released on June 4, 2012, as the second single from their second studio album of the same name. [8], Ray Rahman of Entertainment Weekly, while reviewing the whole album, criticized its second half as inferior to the first and also called "Some Nights" the best track on the album, alongside "We Are Young". (Oh-ooh-whoa-oh, oh-oh) Stream songs including Some Nights (Intro), Some Nights and more. 's debut album Aim and Ignite was an interesting blend of seemingly divergent styles topped by a healthy dose of grandiose ambition and performed with a precise abandon. Southwest Airlines used the song in the first TV spot for their "Welcome Aboard" ad campaign, which was also their first campaign by TBWA/Chiat/Day. Show more. (Oh-whoa, oh-ooh-whoa-oh) I found a martyr in my bed tonight Some Nights is the second studio album from American alternative rock/indie pop band Fun. And some nights, I'm scared you'll forget me again In its sixth week in the top ten, it reached number 3, which has been its peak position. It's for the best we get our distance, oh. 7. 354 likes. And then I look into my nephew's eyes When I hear songs, they sound like a swan My heart is breaking for my sister Try twice as hard and I'm half as liked Play "Some Nights". Oh-ooh-whoa-oh, oh-oh All Alright 9. It Gets Better 6. Fun. Some nights intro was so good, so vibrating and gave you such a Queen-like vibe, it actually gave me chills; I couldn't believe how great it was, and I was expecting the rest of the CD to be on par with it, but after listening to their 4 good (and well known) singles, the CD went this weird musical exploration way (which I totally appreciate), but the outcome is simply not as good. Author AlexGalea [a] 137. The opening to Fun.’s Some Nights covers what the album is about, the feelings of isolation, the crisis of mundane life, and the ever-changing personality the narrator struggles with. It’s a wildly cheerful anthem that’s unashamedly pop and will have you desk-dancing from the off. The story also follows two particular soldiers, one from each side of the conflict. fun. Oh come on on any electric guitar. When I see stars, that's all they are Produced by Jake Coco and W. G. Snuffy Walden, vocalists include Jake Coco, Corey Gray, Caitlin Hart, Madilyn Bailey, Savannah Outen, Jess Moskaluke, Sara Niemietz, Eppic, and Black Prez. Billboard Hot 100 for six weeks and Alternative Songs for two weeks. "Some Nights" appeared in the series finale of Harry's Law, and has been used in television spots for the ABC program Secret Millionaire. The song was written by Jeff Bhasker, Nate Ruess, Andrew Dost, and Jack Antonoff. This is it, boys, this is war I miss my mom and dad for this? (Oh-whoa, oh-ooh-whoa-oh) Oh-whoa, oh-ooh-whoa-oh Some Nights deutsche Übersetzung. Oh-ooh-whoa-oh, oh-oh - Some Nights (tradução) (Letra e música para ouvir) - But i still wake up, i still see your ghost / Oh lord, i'm still not sure what i stand for / What do i stand for? Five minutes in, and I'm bored again In closing, he cited the track as one that would "cement [Fun] as one of the most intriguing and exciting new bands to emerge from the States in recent years. ; 'Some Nights')", "Italian single certifications – Fun. [12] It also was used in trailers and advertisements promoting the Disney animated film Wreck-It Ralph. Oh-ooh-whoa-oh, oh-oh And that's alright (That's Alright) In the song's 25th week on the chart, it entered the top ten by jumping to number 8. Carry On 5. cover), "Simon and Garfunkel vs. fun. Given Nate’s first stint as frontman for The Format, he doesn’t see much difference in the effort he’s put in or the quality of the music the bands make. Oh, Lord, I'm still not sure what I stand for, oh [Verse 2] And the con that she called "love" But I still wake up, I still see your ghost The other night, you wouldn't believe Ellie Goulding has covered the song as well in late 2012 on BBC Radio in the "Live Lounge". The second single from Fun’s album of the same name. Musically "Some Nights" is an indie pop song with elements of power pop and progressive pop while the lyrics depict the protagonist having an existential crisis. Some Nights (Intro) 2. In the music video, yes. 's 'Some Nights' (VIDEO), "Under the Influence – Straight No Chaser", Australian-charts.com – Fun. 5 5. (Oh-ooh-whoa) What do I stand for? "I think that the song 'Some Nights' just kind of sums up who we are as a band, and while it's über-personal, I think it gives people a lot of stuff to relate to. [11] It also reached number 2 on the Mainstream Top 40 chart, coincidentally behind Maroon 5's "One More Night". Bass included. She stops my bones from wondering Ohio based metalcore band Like Moths To Flames covered the song on the compilation album Punk Goes Pop 5. PRODUCT INFORMATION LABEL: Atlantic CAT: 0075678826283 PRESSING: UK DISTRIBUTOR: UK FILE UNDER: Alternative GENRE/STYLE: Indie Pop REMARKS: NA PREVIEW TRACK(S) Lyrically, the song is about "just being someone different on any given night. (Oh-ooh-whoa-oh, oh-oh) Some nights, I always win (I always win) Some nights, I stay up cashing in my bad luck Some nights, I call it a draw Some nights, I wish that my lips could build a castle Some nights, I wish they'd just fall off But I still wake up, I still see your ghost Some Nights Songtext von fun. Out on the Town (Bonus Track) 12. (Oh, come on) No, when I see stars, when I s- Featuring Nate Ruess’ infectiously joyful vocals, this band live up to their name and then some. [16] Released on Jake Coco's YouTube channel on August 11, 2012, by October 13, 2012 this cover version received 4,532,233 views in 64 days. [Bridge] There are 3 reviews 3. [1] Lead singer Nate Ruess explained to Mesfin Fekadu of the Associated Press: "I'm always thinking about, 'Who am I and why did I do something like that?' The song was also used in promos for the 2012 MTV Movie Awards and the 2013 BCS National Championship Game. This vignette is not part of the album version of the song, however. Difficulty: novice. Some Nights 3. (Oh-ooh-whoa) What do I stand for? "[3], There has been some confusion with the fans as the lyric "Some terrible nights" was mistaken for "...lies". Dawson's Studio, Enormous Studios and Electric Lady Studios, Some nights, I stay up cashing in my bad luck, Some nights, I wish that my lips could build a castle, But I still wake up, I still see your ghost, Well, some nights, I wish that this all would end, And some nights, I'm scared you'll forget me again, (Oh, come on) No, when I see stars, when I s-, When I hear songs, they sound like a swan, Ten years of this, I'm not sure if anybody understands, United State of Pop 2012 (Shine Brighter) by DJ Earworm, Baby I'm Back IV: The Fourth Awakens by Pluffaduff, 2000-2019 mashup | 200 songs from the last 20 years by YamiNoBahamut, Some Nights by Walk off the Earth (Ft. Julia Nunes), Some Nights (The Voice Performance) by Christina Grimmie, Some Nights by Rockwell It the Musical Cast (Ft. E.K. Who the fuck wants to die alone The song became Fun's second single to enter the chart's top ten, as well as their second song to be certified platinum in the U.S., after their previous single, "We Are Young". I am tired - a long day staring at a computer screen with wonderful white fluorescent lights shining above me would most probably be the cause for that, however this does not usually cause too much of a problem for listening to new music. – Some Nights", "Canadian single certifications – Fun. View official tab. on Apple Music. It's the second single from their second studio album of the same name. (Oh-ooh-whoa-oh, oh-oh) "[7] The Guardian writer Dave Simpson compared Ruess's vocals in the song to those of Freddie Mercury and called the lyrics "sincere and oddly moving". "Some Nights"is a song by American pop rock band Fun. On Air With Ryan Seacrest reviews a collaborative video version of Some Nights performed by nine, "YouTube stars". confirmed on November 18, 2012 on their Twitter and Facebook accounts that "it's NIGHTS not LIES. The song became Fun's second single to enter the chart's top ten, as well as their second song to be certified platinum in the US, after their previous single, "We Are Young". In its 23rd week, it switched places with "We Are Young" at number 11 on the chart, where it stayed the week after. Some nights, I call it a draw Lyrics. Add "Some Nights" by Fun. Musically, "Some Nights" is an indie pop song with strong, festive elements of power pop and influences from folk rock. [Verse 1] Oh-whoa, oh-ooh-whoa-oh Some Nights featuring Carry On, Some Nights and We Are Young is out now on Fueled By Ramen. The dream I just had about you and me It's for the best we get our distance, oh 'Cause I could use some friends for a change It was released on February 21, 2012 through Fueled by Ramen.It was recorded in 2011 and produced by Jeff Bhasker. referencing Some Nights, CD, Album, 7567-88262-8, 7567882628 It feels almost like yesterday that you could not escape Fun. This one is not for the folks at home 1,004,477 views, added to favorites 31,723 times. Indie-poppers fun. – Some Nights", "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (FUN. After signing to a new label, the band began to work on Some Nights for over nine months throughout 2011. Mmm, mmm Rock Band™ 4 - 5th Anniversary Free DLC Pack. It was released on February 21, 2012 through Fueled by Ramen, a subsidiary of major label Warner Music Group. Compatible with Rock Band™ 4 only. on Amazon Music Unlimited (ad) "Some Nights". This song includes a new Authentic Tone. Well, some nights, I wish that this all would end Thus this song is specifically about the duality of the end result (sales, fans, publicity) of Fun. (Oh-whoa, oh-ooh-whoa-oh) Just who I, who, I, who I am Some Nights Lyrics: Some nights, I stay up cashing in my bad luck / Some nights, I call it a draw / Some nights, I wish that my lips could build a castle / Some nights, I wish they'd just fall off Rated 5 out of 5 stars. We Are Young (feat. The video was produced by Poonam Sehrawat and directed by Anthony Mandler. We have an official Some Nights tab made by UG professional guitarists. Sorry to leave, Mom, I had to go All Alone 8. [Chorus] The song was released on June 4th, 2012 and is now considered to be one of the bands signature songs along with "We Are Young". "Some Nights" was also successful in countries around the world. Ten years of this, I'm not sure if anybody understands But I still wake up, I still see your ghost Fun performed the song on The Colbert Report, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Sunrise, The Jonathan Ross Show, and Saturday Night Live. – Some Nights", "Canadian Active Rock & Alt Rock Chart Archive: Alternative Rock – August 21, 2012", "Chart Search Results – Euro Digital Songs 2012-09-22", Offiziellecharts.de – Fun. "[6][unreliable source?] One Foot 10. The Some Nights Songfacts reports that Fun named their album after this track as they feel it best represents not only their entire record, but also where they're at as a band. After signing to a new label, the band began to work on Some Nights for over nine months throughout 2011. Most nights, I don't know anymore What are we waiting for? Musically "Some Nights" is an indie pop song with elements of power pop and progressive pop while the lyrics depict the protagonist having an existential crisis. Some Nights chords by Fun. All dried up in the desert sun? – Song Parallels", "fun. For instance, on this track he sings: "My heart is breaking for my sister and the con that she called love, but when I look into my nephew's eyes, man you wouldn't believe the most amazing things that can come from some terrible nights." Ruess commented that Simon's Graceland (1986) was an influence on the song in an interview with Billboard. I was never one to believe the hype [20], The song was covered The Band Perry in concert from Jackson MI We Are Pioneers World Tour 2013 with mashup "Night Gone Wasted"[21], *sales figures based on certification alone^shipments figures based on certification alonesales+streaming figures based on certification alone, Victoria Justice – "Some Nights" (fun. [13], The Chicago Blackhawks use the song as a backing track in several promotional montages.[14][15]. It was recorded in 2011 and produced by Jeff Bhasker. The song was written by Jeff Bhasker, Nate Ruess, Andrew Dost, and Jack Antonoff. The song has also reached the top ten in the United States, Canada, Ireland, Austria, Italy, Belgium, and the United Kingdom, and has so far made the top 30 in the Netherlands, Sweden, and Switzerland; it has also charted in Japan. Some Nights Fun. Well, that is it, guys, that is all Some nights fun. Some Nights Songtext. On 'SNL': 'Some Nights' And 'Carry On' (VIDEO)", "Wreck-It Ralph Trailer Features FUN. Some nights I stay up cashing in my bad luck. Why don't we break the rules already? – Some Nights Lyrics. ; 'Some Nights')", "British single certifications – Fun. what do i … Oh-ooh-whoa-oh, oh-oh The follow-up, Some Nights, ramps up the ambition and sonic bombast, but also manages to be even more powerful and impressive. NOTE: Rocksmith® 2014 game disc is required for play. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. The video depicts the band in period military uniform, apparently from the American Civil War. Many of the lyrics on American indie pop band Fun's second album Some Nights are about frontman Nate Ruess' family. (Oh-ooh-whoa-oh, oh-oh) Some nights, I wish they'd just fall off That can come from some terrible lie From the Confederacy, the song follows a middle-aged farmer clearly in love with his life, land and animals, while from the Union side the story follows two young lovers torn apart as the young man heads off to the fight. Save that for the black and white It's for the best you didn't listen Nombre: Some Nights (Deluxe) Artista: FUN # de Temas: 15-----TRACKLIST-----1. We Are Young (feat. Some nights I call it a draw. The music video for "Some Nights… Most nights, I don't know 's radio hit We Are Young - and as always here at the sound.and.vision HQ I am rather late in keeping up with the joneses. – Some Nights", "Chart Search Results – Portugal Digital Songs 2012-10-13", "fun Chart History (Adult Alternative Songs)", "fun Chart History (Alternative Airplay)", "fun Chart History (Hot Rock & Alternative Songs)", "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2018 Singles", Australian Recording Industry Association, "Austrian single certifications – Fun. The second studio album "Some Nights" by indie pop artists group "fun." As of March 2014, the song has sold over 5 million copies in the United States. On April 25, 2013, teen actress and musician Victoria Justice (of Nickelodeon's Victorious) posted a softer acoustic rendition of "Some Nights". – Some Nights", "American single certifications – Fun. – Some Nights", Recording Industry Association of America, "most played songs of 2012 – By Media Forest", "Schweizer Jahreshitparade 2012 – hitparade.ch", "Adult Contemporary Songs – Year-End 2013", "Billboard Hot 100 60th Anniversary Interactive Chart", Before Shane Went to Bangkok: Live in the USA, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Some_Nights_(song)&oldid=994938450, Billboard Adult Top 40 number-one singles, Billboard Alternative Songs number-one singles, Pages using infobox song with unknown parameters, Articles with unsourced statements from January 2018, Articles lacking reliable references from June 2018, Singlechart usages for Billboardcanadianhot100, Singlechart usages for Billboardadultalternativesongs, Singlechart usages for Billboardadultcontemporary, Singlechart usages for Billboardadultpopsongs, Singlechart usages for Billboardalternativesongs, Singlechart usages for Billboardrocksongs, Singlechart usages for Billboardrockairplay, Certification Table Entry usages for Australia, Pages using certification Table Entry with streaming figures, Certification Table Entry usages for Austria, Pages using certification Table Entry with sales figures, Certification Table Entry usages for Canada, Certification Table Entry usages for Germany, Certification Table Entry usages for Italy, Certification Table Entry usages for New Zealand, Certification Table Entry usages for Sweden, Certification Table Entry usages for Switzerland, Pages using certification Table Entry with shipments figures, Certification Table Entry usages for United Kingdom, Certification Table Entry usages for United States, Pages using certification Table Entry with sales footnote, Pages using certification Table Entry with shipments footnote, Pages using certification Table Entry with streaming footnote, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Piano, bass guitar, keyboards, background vocals –, Keyboards, programming, background vocals –, This page was last edited on 18 December 2020, at 09:27. Out now on Fueled by Ramen you could not escape Fun mainstream,... Has been its peak position metalcore band like Moths to Flames covered the song specifically... Of major label Warner Music group Features Fun and then Some uniform apparently. I wish that my lips could build a castle, Some Nights featuring Carry,. Music industry or in love Civil War Ryan Seacrest reviews a collaborative version... Suliemann & Trevin Goin ) Deluxe ) Artista: Fun # de Temas 15... Influence on the brink of stardom, and Jack Antonoff was also successful in countries around the world was progressive... Apparently from the off March 2014, the song expresses the existential angst of a Young protagonist is. Disney animated film Wreck-It Ralph Trailer Features Fun the `` Dynamic Duets '' episode glee... The Town ( Bonus Track ) 12 `` Dynamic Duets '' episode of glee American pop rock group Fun Crawford. On their Twitter and Facebook accounts that `` it 's the second single their... As of March 2014, the band in period military uniform, apparently from the off vocals, band! Is a song by American pop rock band Fun trailers and advertisements promoting the Disney animated film Wreck-It Ralph Features. Official Some Nights '' is a long way from home successful in countries around the.. Unashamedly pop and will have you desk-dancing from the American Civil War super catchy and.. On Fueled by Ramen, a subsidiary of major label Warner Music group ( ad ) `` Nights! Janaya Mahealani Jones, Lana McKissack, Sterling Suliemann & Trevin Goin ) 5th Anniversary Free DLC Pack 2012... Young is out now on Fueled by Ramen.It was recorded in 2011 produced! ( Deluxe ) Artista: Fun # de Temas: 15 -- -- -1 Nights made. Sacrifice in order to succeed, whether in the Music video for `` Nights. Rock band Fun of stardom, and Jack Antonoff UG professional guitarists episode of glee No ''! Bombast, but also manages to be even more powerful and impressive in love successful countries! Work fun: some nights Some Nights ’ is the second single from their second studio album by American indie pop with... Civil War and sonic bombast, but also manages to be even more powerful and impressive is written in song. `` British single certifications – Fun, writing for Diffuser, compared the song the 11th best song of...., Erron Crawford, Gwen Hollander, Janaya Mahealani Jones, Lana McKissack, Sterling Suliemann & Trevin )... Just fall off will have you desk-dancing from the American Civil War, Nate Ruess Andrew. Existential angst of a Young protagonist who is a song by fun: some nights pop rock group Fun in August 2012 Nights! ' ( video ) '', `` YouTube stars '', oh-oh ) Why n't... Young is out now on Fueled by Ramen.It was recorded in 2011 and produced by Poonam and... Off the Earth for their YouTube channel Alternative Songs for two weeks UG professional guitarists unashamedly pop will. Under the influence – Straight No Chaser '', Australian-charts.com – Fun promos the... And Facebook accounts that `` it 's the second single from their second studio album by American indie pop with... And the 2013 BCS National Championship game YouTube channel the lyrics on American indie pop band Fun compilation Punk. Named the song is about `` just being someone different on any night. Cashing in my bad luck to be even more powerful and impressive `` Italian single certifications Fun. This vignette is not part fun: some nights the same name rock band Fun American Alternative rock/indie band!, compared the song that will make their name make their name and then Some truly progressive and also catchy... To succeed, whether in the key of C major at a tempo of 108 per. Of Some Nights '' United States ( Intro ), `` British single –. Also was used in promos for the 2012 MTV Movie Awards and the 2013 BCS National Championship.... 2012 on their Twitter and Facebook accounts that `` it 's Nights not LIES Flames covered song! Influences from folk rock musically, `` Simon and Garfunkel 's `` Cecilia, Gwen Hollander, Janaya Jones! Indie pop band Fun, 7567882628 it feels almost like yesterday that you could escape... 2014, the band to mainstream success, topping the U.S in period military,! On BBC Radio in the Music video for `` Some Nights tab made by UG professional guitarists rock. Like yesterday that you could not escape Fun `` Dynamic Duets '' episode of glee but also to! By the new Directions glee club in the top ten by jumping to number.... Progressive and also super catchy and Fun 17 ] in August 2012 Some Nights '' has number! That you could not escape Fun 'SNL ': 'Some Nights ' ),. Are Young is out now on Fueled by Ramen `` just being someone different on given! Peak position last edit on Apr 15, 2016 of 2012. [ 10 ] band began work. Nights ' and 'Carry on ' ( video ), `` Under the influence – Straight No Chaser '' Australian-charts.com! 'S 'Some Nights ' and 'Carry on ' ( video ) '' ``! Entered the top ten, it reached number 3, which has been its peak position this it... -- -TRACKLIST -- -- -TRACKLIST -- -- -1 on American indie pop Fun... Advertisements promoting the Disney animated film Wreck-It Ralph Trailer Features Fun Facebook accounts that `` it Nights... Ug professional guitarists promos for the 2012 MTV Movie Awards and the 2013 BCS National Championship game second. Is not part of the lyrics on American indie pop band Fun end result ( sales, fans, ). For the 2012 MTV Movie Awards and the 2013 BCS National Championship game song was written by Jeff,! ( ad ) `` Some Nights, I wish that my lips could build a castle Some! And produced by Poonam fun: some nights and directed by Anthony Mandler the Music video ``. Advertisements promoting the Disney animated film Wreck-It Ralph Trailer Features Fun National game! And also super catchy and Fun depicts the band began to work on Some Nights tab by... Label, the song to Simon and Garfunkel 's `` Cecilia particular soldiers, one from each of! Poonam Sehrawat and directed by Anthony Mandler covered by Canadian band Walk off Earth. -Tracklist -- -- -1 4 - 5th Anniversary Free DLC Pack song of 2012. 10... ' family Apr 15, 2016 required for play LIVE in the `` LIVE Lounge.! Under the influence – Straight No Chaser '', `` YouTube stars '' album by American indie pop band.! Song as well in late 2012 on BBC Radio in the top ten by jumping to 8. This is it written by Jeff Bhasker glee club in the song to Simon and Garfunkel Fun! Jeff Giles, writing for Diffuser, compared the song is specifically about duality! On MTV.com on June 4, 2012 on BBC Radio in the key of C at! ' and 'Carry on ' ( video ) '', `` YouTube stars.... Used in trailers and advertisements promoting the Disney animated film Wreck-It Ralph Features! Promos for the 2012 MTV Movie Awards and the 2013 BCS National Championship game Garfunkel ``... `` Gold-/Platin-Datenbank ( Fun Nights, I wish that my lips could build a castle, Some Nights.. Come on ) So this is it video shows singer Nate Ruess Andrew... Written by Jeff Bhasker, Nate Ruess, Andrew Dost, and ‘ Some Nights about! Weeks and Alternative Songs for two weeks super catchy and Fun single bolstered the band began to work on Nights... The 11th best song of 2012. [ 10 ] s a wildly cheerful anthem that ’ s album the... More powerful and impressive s a wildly cheerful anthem that ’ s a wildly cheerful anthem that ’ album! Fans, publicity ) of Fun this song is about `` just being different. Bangkok: LIVE in the `` LIVE Lounge '' prepared to sacrifice in order succeed! Second studio album by American indie pop band Fun song by American indie pop band Fun and Some... Oh-Ooh-Whoa-Oh, oh-oh ) Why do n't know [ Bridge ] ( Oh, come on ) this. American single certifications fun: some nights Fun Ryan Seacrest reviews a collaborative video version of Some ''! Warner Music group song in an interview with billboard my lips could build a castle, Some Nights over... By nine, `` YouTube stars '' rock Band™ 4 - 5th Anniversary DLC... That Simon 's Graceland ( 1986 ) was an influence on the to. A subsidiary of major label Warner Music group the Town ( Bonus Track ) 12 Andrew Dost and Jack.. Like Moths to Flames covered the song was covered by Canadian band Walk off the Earth for YouTube! Featuring Carry on, Some Nights and we are Young is out now on Fueled Ramen. Best song of 2012. [ 10 ] are about frontman Nate,. Number one in Australia, new Zealand, and Israel Artista: Fun # de Temas: --! On February 21, 2012 on BBC Radio in the `` Dynamic ''. A long way from home written by Jeff Bhasker game disc is for... On BBC Radio in the key of C major at a tempo of 108 beats per minute song however. ' ) '', `` Wreck-It Ralph Trailer Features Fun began to work on Some Nights Intro... Trevin Goin ) Walk off the Earth for their YouTube channel for Diffuser compared.