Fun. and Chiddy Bang perform during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ Boulevard Pool

Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' Boulevard Pool
On Thursday, Aug. 16, Chiddy Bang and Fun. indulged the crowd at BLVD Social Club – Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas with high-energy performances. Dynamic duo Chiddy Bang got the concert moving with fan favorites like “Mind Your Manners,” “Ray Charles” and “Opposite of Adults” (Pictured: Fun. – Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage.com www.DeniseTruscello.net). 

Headliners Fun. then showed off their addictive flavor with radio hits such as “Carry On,” “Some Nights” and “We Are Young.”

Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' Boulevard Pool
Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ Boulevard Pool

Denise Truscello / WireImage.com www.DeniseTruscello.net.

Chidera “Chiddy” Anamege and Noah “Xaphoon Jones” Beresin, also known as Chiddy Bang, met at Drexel University in Philadelphia and gained notoriety through social media channels. Their first studio album, Breakfast, was released in Feb. of this year with track “Mind Your Manners” being featured on NFL Madden ’12. Their unique style of music mixes popular tunes from bands such as MGMT, Passion Pit and Tinie Tempah, which has become increasingly popular over the soundwaves.

Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' Boulevard Pool
Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ Boulevard Pool

Denise Truscello / WireImage.com www.DeniseTruscello.net.

New York City-based indie rock trio Fun. consists of lead singer Nate Ruess, keyboardist Andrew Dost and guitarist Jack Antonoff. The group toured with Jack’s Mannequin and Paramore before earning playtime on shows like Gossip Girl, 90210, Glee, Chuck and have been featured in commercials for Chevrolet and Expedia. The 2012 Teen Choice Award Winners and 2012 MTV Movie Awards performers reached the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart for single “We Are Young” after the release of second studio album, Some Nights, in Feb. of this year.

Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' Boulevard Pool
Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ Boulevard Pool

Denise Truscello / WireImage.com www.DeniseTruscello.net.

Next up at BLVD Social Club – Thursdays Live is Poliça on Thursday, Aug. 23 and The Mad Caps / Dude City on Thursday, Aug. 30. Full Thursdays Live 2012 Lineup:

  • August 23: Poliça
  • August 30: The Mad Caps / Dude City
  • September 6: Little Hurricane
  • September 13: The Hives
  • September 20: Ryan Leslie
  • September 27: Barcelona
  • October 4: GROUPLOVE
Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' Boulevard Pool
Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ Boulevard Pool

Denise Truscello / WireImage.com www.DeniseTruscello.net.

BLVD Social Club – Thursdays Live is a sophisticated yet offbeat, original yet contemporary exclusive poolside nightlife experience unlike any other in Las Vegas. Featuring an eclectic mix of up-and-coming bands along with resident DJ M!keAttack, this is the premier venue for emerging artists on the cusp of the music movement. Taking place Thursday evenings at the Boulevard Pool, guests can enjoy every amenity at the one-of-a-kind venue from poolside billiards to unparalleled views from the North Bar along with exciting live music from a new wave of talent amidst a vibrant social scene overlooking the heart of The Strip. Guests are encouraged to use the venue’s three pools but will only be permitted to do so with proper swim attire.

Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' Boulevard Pool
Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ Boulevard Pool

Denise Truscello / WireImage.com www.DeniseTruscello.net.

Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' Boulevard Pool
Fun. performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ Boulevard Pool

Denise Truscello / WireImage.com www.DeniseTruscello.net.

Audience at at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' Boulevard Pool
Audience at at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ Boulevard Pool

Denise Truscello / WireImage.com www.DeniseTruscello.net.