A Cross the Universe (album)

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A Cross the Universe
A Cross the Universe.jpg
Live album by Justice
Released 24 November 2008
Recorded 27 March 2008
Length 1:14:34
Justice chronology

A Cross the Universe
Audio, Video, Disco
(2011)Audio, Video, Disco2011
Professional ratings
Review scores
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Allmusic 3.5/5 stars link
Billboard favorable link
CHARTattack 4/5 stars link
NME 8/10 stars link
Pitchfork Media (6.5/10) link
Spin 2.5/5 stars link
The Times 3/5 stars link
URB 4.5/5 stars link

A Cross the Universe is the first live album by the French electronic music duo Justice, released on 24 November 2008 on iTunes and on 9 December 2008 physically by Ed Banger Records, Because Music and Atlantic Records. The album's title is a play on words of The Beatles song "Across the Universe" and the band's own album . The live portion of this release was recorded at a concert in San Francisco, California at the Concourse Exhibition Center, on March 27, 2008. The CD also came with a DVD of the film of the same name called A Cross the Universe.

Track listing[edit]


No. Title Samples Length
1. "Intro"   0:38
2. "Genesis"   7:20
3. "Phantom Part 1" Contains a sample of "Tenebre" (from the Tenebrae soundtrack) by Goblin 2:50
4. "Phantom Part 1.5" Contains a sample of "Aquatic Dance" by Vangelis[dubious ] 4:45
5. "D.A.N.C.E." (Rehearsal version as heard on the Japanese release of )   2:44
6. "D.A.N.C.E. Part 2" Contains a sample of "D.A.N.C.E. (Justice Remix)" by Justice 2:39
7. "DVNO" Contains a sample of "D.A.N.C.E. (Justice Remix)" and "Waters of Nazareth" by Justice 2:58
8. "Waters of Nazareth (Prelude)" Contains a sample of "The Fallen (Justice Remix)" by Franz Ferdinand 2:14
9. "One Minute to Midnight" Contains a sample of "Don't Let the Man Get You Down (Justice Remix)" by Fatboy Slim 3:52
10. "TThhEe PPaARRtTYY"   2:47
11. "Let There Be Lite" Contains a sample of "Nazis (Justice Remix)" by Mr. Oizo and "Skitzo Dancer" by Scenario Rock 3:25
12. "Stress" (Auto remix) Contains a sample of "Jocko Homo" by Devo 7:38
13. "We Are Your Friends (reprise)" Contains a sample of "Atlantis To Interzone" by Klaxons and "Just One Fix" by Ministry 3:42
14. "Waters of Nazareth" Contains a sample of "Waters of Nazareth (Erol Alkan's Durrr Durrr Durrrrrr re-edit)", "Killing in the Name" by Rage Against the Machine and "Human After All (Justice Remix)" by Daft Punk 6:46
15. "Phantom Part 2 (Soulwax Remix)"   9:54
16. "Encore" Contains a sample of "We Are Your Friends" by Justice 1:07
17. "NY Excuse (Justice Remix)" (Originally by Soulwax)   6:13
18. "Final" Contains a sample of "Master of Puppets" by Metallica 2:55


Chart (2008) Peak
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Flanders)[1] 39
Belgian Alternative Albums (Ultratop Flanders)[1] 15
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Flanders)[2] 42
Dutch Albums (MegaCharts)[3] 94
French Albums (SNEP)[4] 34
Japanese Albums (Oricon)[5] 82
UK Albums (OCC)[6] 124
UK Dance Albums (OCC)[7] 3
US Top Dance/Electronic Albums (Billboard)[8] 8
US Top Heatseekers Albums (Billboard)[9] 13


  1. ^ a b "Ultratop.be – Justice – A Cross The Universe" (in Dutch). Hung Medien. Retrieved 5 March 2016.
  2. ^ "Ultratop.be – Justice – A Cross The Universe" (in Dutch). Hung Medien. Retrieved 5 March 2016.
  3. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Justice – A Cross The Universe" (in Dutch). Hung Medien. Retrieved 5 March 2016.
  4. ^ "Lescharts.com – Justice – A Cross The Universe". Hung Medien.
  5. ^ "A Cross The Universe" (in Japanese). Oricon. Retrieved 5 March 2016. 
  6. ^ "CHART: CLUK Update 6.12.2008 (wk48)". zobbel.de. Retrieved 5 March 2016. 
  7. ^ "Official Dance Albums Chart Top 40". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 5 March 2016.
  8. ^ "Justice – Chart history" Billboard Dance/Electronic Albums for Justice. Retrieved 5 March 2016.
  9. ^ "Justice – Chart history" Billboard Top Heatseekers Albums for Justice. Retrieved 5 March 2016.

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