THE BRIGHT STUFF!

Conor Oberst fills the top two singles slots...

Bright Eyes mainman CONOR OBERST is celebrating after snatching the top two slots in the BILLBOARD HOT 100 singles chart in the US .

‘Lua’ and ‘Take It Easy (Love Nothing)’ are at One and Two respectively. Both tracks are taken from Bright Eyes‘ forthcoming albums ‘I’m Wide Awake It’s Morning’ and ‘Digital Ash In A Digital Urn’, which are both released on January 24 2005.

Robb Nansel, from Bright Eyes‘ label Saddle Creek, told NME.COM: “We are thrilled by the response to these singles and have high hopes for the full-lengths, this certainly shows great promise.”

As previously revealed on NME.COM, Oberst will play a solo show at London’s ULU on November 17.

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