"We Own the Night" is a song by British-Irish boy bandThe Wanted, released as the fourth single from their third studio album, Word of Mouth (2013). The single was released on 11 August 2013, with an impact date of 1 September 2013. The song was written and produced by Nasri and Adam Messinger of The Messengers along with Sir Nolan. The song was used as the official theme for The Wolverine. The song appears in the opening and end credits of the film.
The music video premiered on 11 August 2013, at a total length of three minutes and thirty-seven seconds. It has since gathered over twelve million views on Vevo. It features The Wanted in a pub, dancing with their friends and drinking alcohol. Nathan Sykes is seen sitting at the piano, Tom Parker is seen playing the acoustic guitar, while Max George is seen socialising with a group of girls, while Jay McGuiness and Siva Kaneswaran are at the bar, talking to the barmaid and dancing.
"We Own the Night" debuted at number ten on the UK Singles Chart and number fourteen in the Republic of Ireland, making it the band's lowest charting song in these countries since "Warzone" back in December 2011. It became The Wanted's first song to chart on the official singles charts in both the United States and Canada since their song "I Found You" back in December 2012 and January 2013 respectively. The song has so far peaked at number ninety-four and fifty-one respectively. It also peaked number forty in Australia.