...For the Kids (Gym Class Heroes album)

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...For the Kids
Studio album by Gym Class Heroes
Released December 23, 2001 (2001-12-23)
Recorded 2000-2001
Watchmen Studios (Lockport, New York)
Genre Alternative hip hop
Length 53:00
Gym Class Heroes chronology
Greasy Kid Stuff
(2000)
...For the Kids
(2001)
The Papercut Chronicles
(2005)

...For the Kids is the debut album by the band Gym Class Heroes, released independently in December 2001. It was not released commercially, instead as a free download here: http://www.sharebeast.com/5lp723qecya0 and as a clean/edited version here: http://www.sharebeast.com/th0ohezak08y

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Gym Class Heroes. 

No. Title Length
1. "Thinking Out Loud"   1:21
2. "Food for Mic Skills"   4:23
3. "Oh My God"   3:56
4. "A Beautiful Day"   3:39
5. "Extra Extra"   5:40
6. "Crab Apple Kids"   4:20
7. "Happy Little Trees"   2:07
8. "How It Was"   2:57
9. "Noah"   3:59
10. "This Thing Called Life"   4:43
11. "Eighty-Five"   4:25
12. "wejusfreestylin"   1:29
13. "Pig Latin"   3:51
14. "Eighty-Five" (SieONE Remix) 4:08
15. "Hey Mina"   1:55
Total length:
53:00

"Noah" is a tribute song to a classmate and friend of Travis' who died in a car accident in the fall of 1996 during their freshman year in high school. It also contains elements of "A Song for Noah", track 5 of their second self-released EP, "Greasy Kid Stuff."

"Happy Little Trees" is an early version of "To Bob Ross, with Love" from their album The Papercut Chronicles

"wejusfreestylin" was used in a song called "Model #051" by Travis' side project "Bernie Allen"

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