Today is the 28th birthday of Tinie Tempah and we are bringing you his 7 number 1 UK singles, inlcuding his other achievements so far.
Number 1 Singles
Pass Out is Tinie Tempah‘s debut single, which was released back in 2009 and is off Tinie’s debut studio album “Disc-Overy” released in 2010. The single spent 2 consecutive weeks at the top of the UK official Charts single, having then sold over 92, 000 copies.
Written In The Stars
Released in September 2010, written in the stars is the third official single released by Tinie Tempah – featuring American singer Eric Turner and also off his debut studio album Disc-Overy. The single peaked at number 1 in the Official UK singles Chart back in October 2010 and was only number 1 for a week. Written in the stars currently has over 150 million views on Youtube and still one of the best songs released by Tinie.
R.I.P. with Rita Ora
R.I.P is the lead single from Rita Ora‘s debut album ‘Ora‘. The single which was written by Drake features Tinie Tempah and was released back in 2012. The single debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart with sales of 104,592 and became the seventh fastest selling single of 2012 in one single week. Funny enough, the song was actually written for Rihanna but i guess Rita was lucky.
Tsunami (Jump) with DVBBS & Borgeous
Tsunami (Jump) was released back to 2014 and spent 16 weeks in the Official Charts and a week as the number one single.
Crazy Stupid Love with Cheryl
Crazy Stupid Love was released by Cheryl Cole back in 2014 and Tinie Tempah was featured on the single. The song is the lead single off her album ‘Crazy Stupid Love‘. The single entered the UK Singles Chart in July 2104, spent 22 weeks in the charts and a week as the number one.
Not Letting Go With Jess Glynne
Not Letting Go is Tinie Tempah‘s sixth chart topping single, released back in June 2015. The song is the lead single for Tinie’s upcoming album “Youth“, which set to be released early next year. Just like Crazy Stupid Love, Not Letting Go spent 22 weeks in the charts and a week as the number one.
Turn The Music Louder With KDA & Katy B
London DJ & producer KDA teamed up with Tinie & Katy B on the single “Turn The Music Louder“, which spent 18 weeks at the Official UK Charts and a week at the peak of the singles charts.
[tabs] [tab title=”2010″] MOBO Awards . Best Newcomer . Best Video MP3 Music Awards . The UGG Award (Urban/Garage/Grime) Urban Music Awards . Best Newcomer . Best Hip-Hop Act . Best Collaboration BT Digital Music Awards . Best Breakthrough Act UK Festival Awards . Breakthrough Artist [/tab][tab title=”2011″] Brit Awards . Best Breakthrough Act . Best Single Ivor Novello Awards . Best Contemporary Song BET Awards . Best International Act: UK MOBO Awards . Best UK Hip Hop/Grime Act [/tab][tab title=”2012″] Nigeria Entertainment Awards . Best International Artist [/tab][tab title=”2013″] MOBO Awards . Best UK Hip Hop/Grime Act [/tab] [/tabs]