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With eight massive hits, two Brit awards, two multi-platinum selling albums, four UK number ones and two sell-out 24/25 date arena tours, Busted were the UK's hottest pop band for a couple of years. But what are some of the highlights of Busted?

Year 3000 won BMI's 2009 award for Best Pop Song... unfortunately the Jonas Brothers' version, but a Busted song, nonetheless!
Busted won Record Of The Year 2004 with Thunderbirds Are Go
Busted won 3 Smash Hits awards in November 2004 - Top Pop Mop (Matt), Best Single and Best Ringtone
Busted won Best Males at the Disney Kids Awards, September 2004
3am/Thunderbirds Are Go, released 26th July 2004, spent two weeks at number one
Air Hostess, released 26th April 2004, reached number 2
Busted won Best Pop Act and Best Breakthrough Act at the Brit Awards, February 2004
Who's David, released 16th February 2004, reached number 1
A Present For Everyone certified triple platinum in January 2004
You Said No claimed most played UK music video of 2003
Busted won 5 Smash Hits awards in November 2003 - Best Album (Busted), Best Band Ever, Stars Of The Year, Top Pop Mop (Matt)
Second album, 'A Present For Everyone', released 24th November, only just beaten from the top spot by Michael Jackson - it was a close call! It went platinum in 11 days.
Crashed The Wedding, released 10th November 2003, gave Busted their 2nd number one!
Busted won Best Newcomer at the National Music Awards, October 2003
Sleeping With The Light On, released 11th August 2003, reached number 3.
Debut album 'Busted', released 30th September 2002, went platinum in January 2003, highest chart position being 2
Busted broke a record after becoming the first band ever to have their first three singles go in 3, 2, 1!
You Said No, released 21st April 2003, reached number 1
Year 3000, released 13th January 2003, reached number 2
What I Go To School For, released 16th September 2002, reached number 3