Planet (Basement Jaxx albums)

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Planet
Studio album by Basement Jaxx
Released August 2008 (Part 1)
September 2008 (Part 2)
February 2009 (Part 3)
Recorded 2008/2009
Genre House music
Length 43:06
(Part 1: 16:28)
(Part 2: 10:17)
(Part 3: 16:21)
Label Atlantic Jaxx
Basement Jaxx chronology
Crazy Itch Radio
(2006)
Planet
(2008/2009)
Scars
(2009)

Planet are a series of three releases of brand new material by British house duo Basement Jaxx released in 2008. They bridge the gap between Crazy Itch Radio in 2006 and Scars/Zephyr in 2009.

Planet 1[edit]

Planet 1 was released in August 2008 on Atlantic Jaxx. It was released on a yellow 12" vinyl. The opening track, "Twerk" features a vocal sample from Yo Majesty. XL Recordings also released the release as Twerk, after the opening track. It is possible an earlier release occurred on 21 July 2008.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Basement Jaxx. 

No. Title Length
1. "Twerk"   5:25
2. "War"   6:14
3. "My Turn"   4:49
Total length:
16:28

Planet 2[edit]

Planet 2 was released one month later on 15 September 2008 on Atlantic Jaxx. This time the 12" vinyl was red.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Basement Jaxx. 

No. Title Length
1. "Facepaint"   3:11
2. "Shake Up"   1:36
3. "Saga"   2:45
4. "Sage (Dubb)"   2:45

Planet 3[edit]

Planet 3 was the final release, on 21 February 2009. All of the songs on this were already known but are new versions made just for this release. It was released on iTunes on 23 February.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Basement Jaxx. 

No. Title Length
1. "She's No Good (Planet 3 Version)"   3:08
2. "My Turn (Planet 3 Version)"   4:52
3. "Wheel N Stop (Planet 3 Version)"   4:24
4. "Twerk (Planet 3 Version)"   3:57
Total length:
16:21

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