Sorry by Justin Bieber was a UK number 1 hit on Thursday, November 26, 2015 spending 2 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. A dancehall pop, tropical house and moombahton song, "Sorry" contains in its instrumentation "brassy horn bleats", warm island rhythms and a dembow riddim beat. Lyrically, "Sorry" is a plea for a chance to apologize to a lover, with Bieber asking forgiveness and a second chance to redeem himself. Bieber has since said that the lover was Selena Gomez. Commercially, the song topped the charts of thirteen countries. It spent seven weeks at number one on the Canadian Hot 100 and three weeks at number one on the US Billboard Hot 100; "Sorry" was replaced by third single "Love Yourself" on the chart dated February 13, 2016, making Bieber the 12th act in the Hot 100's history to succeed himself at number one. He also accomplished the same feat in the United Kingdom, becoming the third act ever to self-replace at the top of the UK Singles Chart. Globally, the song became one of the best selling digital music releases with over 10 million in sales in 2016 alone.

Sorry FAQs

Who sang Sorry?

Sorry was performed by Justin Bieber

What year did Sorry get to the UK number 1 spot?

Sorry first became a UK number 1 on Thursday, November 26, 2015

How long was Sorry at number 1 in the UK?

Sorry spent 2 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.