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The Wiggles win Triple J’s Hottest 100: Queensland Police react

Queensland Police react over The Wiggles’ shock win on Triple J’s Hottest 100: ‘Investigations have commenced’


The Wiggles took out a surprise win in Triple J’s annual Hottest 100 list for 2021 on Saturday. 

And just before the announcement was made, Queensland Police threw their support behind the children’s band in a hilarious Tweet.

‘Investigations have commenced into how The Wiggles created such a banger. #Wiggles4Hottest100 #hottest100,’ they jested online.

Reacted: Queensland Police have reacted to The Wiggles winning Triple J’s Hottest 100 with cover of Tame Impala’s Elephant with hilarious tweet

Many fans also expressed their excitement on social media following the group’s surprise win.

‘Well Deserved Win!! Congratulations!! #TheWiggles #Hottest100,’ one person commented.

‘Stoked The Wiggles won. Best thing they have played for years,’ another said.

'Investigations have commenced into how The Wiggles created such a banger. #Wiggles4Hottest100 #hottest100,' the funny Tweet read

‘Investigations have commenced into how The Wiggles created such a banger. #Wiggles4Hottest100 #hottest100,’ the funny Tweet read

The Wiggles topped the list with their cover of Tama Impala’s psychedelic 2012 hit, Elephant.

They covered the song last March for Triple J’s Like a Version.

The children’s band were able to fend off competition from The Kid Laroi, whose collaboration with Justin Bieber, Stay, ranked No.2.

Win: The Wiggles topped the list with their cover of Tama Impala's psychedelic 2012 hit, Elephant

Win: The Wiggles topped the list with their cover of Tama Impala’s psychedelic 2012 hit, Elephant

Rounding out the rest of the top five was Spacey Jane’s Lots of Nothing, Olivia Rodrigo’s Good 4 U, and Billie Eilish’s Happier Than Ever.

Rodrigo was one of the most popular artists of the year overall, with a total of five entries in the top 100.

She was equalled by Doja Cat, who also had five entries, while Kanye West wasn’t far behind with four. 

Success: The children's band were able to fend off competition from The Kid Laroi (pictured), whose collaboration with Justin Bieber, Stay, ranked No.2

Success: The children’s band were able to fend off competition from The Kid Laroi (pictured), whose collaboration with Justin Bieber, Stay, ranked No.2

HOTTEST 100 TOP FIVE SONGS: 

  1. Elephant (triple J Like a Version) by The Wiggles
  2. Stay by The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber
  3. Lots of Nothing by Spacey Jane
  4. Good 4 U by Olivia Rodrigo
  5. Happier than Ever by Billie Eilish

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