Sofa Song

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"Sofa Song"
Single by The Kooks
from the album Inside In/Inside Out
Released October 17, 2005
Format 7", CD, DVD
Genre Indie pop
Length 2:13
Label Virgin Records
Producer(s) Tony Hoffer
The Kooks singles chronology
"Eddie's Gun"
(2005)
"Sofa Song"
(2005)
"You Don't Love Me"
(2006)
DVD cover

"Sofa Song" is a song by British rock band The Kooks and is featured on their debut album, Inside In/Inside Out. It was released October 17, 2005 as the second single from that album, charting at number 28 in the UK Singles Chart (see 2005 in British music).

Songwriting[edit]

Luke Pritchard stated in NME that Morrissey (of The Smiths) is one of his heroes and that "Sofa Song" was an attempt to write a song like Morrissey and Johnny Marr used to write during the Smiths' lifetime; a playful melody with a dark underbelly and lyrics.

Track listings[edit]

  • CD VSCDT1904
  1. "Sofa Song" – 2:15
  2. "Be Mine" – 2:35
  • 7" VS1904
  1. "Sofa Song" – 2:15
  2. "Be Mine" - 2:35
  3. "Something to Say" – 2:41
  • DVD VSDVD1904
  1. "Sofa Song" (video) – 2:21
  2. "Eddie's Gun" (video) – 2:14
  3. "Put Your Back to My Face"

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2005) Peak
position[1]
UK Singles Chart 28

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Kooks - Sofa Song - Music Charts". acharts.us. Retrieved 2007-11-30.