We R Who We R by Kesha was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, February 5, 2011 spending 1 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. In mid-2010, there was a sudden surge in suicide rates amongst gay teenagers in the United States. In September 2010, at least six adolescents took their lives due to factors related to gay bullying. After reading about the surge of gay teen suicides, Kesha was inspired to write "We R Who We R". It debuted at number one on the Billboard Hot 100, making it the 17th song in the chart's history to do so. The song also reached number one in the United Kingdom, Kesha's first number one solo single there. The song became Kesha's fifth consecutive solo top ten hit in the United States, Canada, and Australia. As of December 2018, the song received a 5× platinum certification by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) for sales of over 5 million copies in the United States.
Who sang We R Who We R?
We R Who We R was performed by Kesha
What year did We R Who We R get to the UK number 1 spot?
We R Who We R first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, February 5, 2011
How long was We R Who We R at number 1 in the UK?
We R Who We R spent 1 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.