Baby Cakes

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This article is about the song. For the film, see Baby Cakes (film).
"Baby Cakes"
Single by 3 of a Kind
Released 9 August 2004 (2004-08-09)
Format CD, digital download
Recorded 2004
Genre UK garage
Length 2:37 (radio edit)
6:20 (original)
Label Relentless
Writer(s) Liana Caruana, Nicholas Gallante, Marc Portelli

"Baby Cakes" is the only single by the British garage trio 3 of a Kind. It reached the number one spot in the United Kingdom in August 2004.[1] A follow up "Wink One Eye" was recorded but was never released. Despite this success, they never had another chart hit. The music video shows the band in a cake shop and contains several double-entendres. It was dedicated in loving memory of Joseph Caruana who died in an accident on 19 December 2001.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Liana Caruana, Nicholas Gallante, Marc Portelli. 

CD single
No. Title Length
1. "Baby Cakes" (Radio Edit) 2:37
2. "Baby Cakes" (Original) 6:20
3. "Baby Cakes" (Qualifide Remix) 5:42
4. "Baby Cakes" (Angel Farringdon Remix) 6:48
UK CD EP
No. Title Length
1. "Baby Cakes" (Radio Edit) 2:37
2. "Baby Cakes" (Original) 6:20
3. "Baby Cakes" (Qualifide Remix) 5:42
4. "Baby Cakes" (Angel Farringdon Remix) 6:48
5. "Baby Cakes" (Video)  
iTunes single
No. Title Length
1. "Babycakes"   2:34

Charts[edit]

Chart (2004) Peak
position
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[2] 44
France (SNEP)[3] 31
Ireland (IRMA)[4] 3
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[5] 67
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[6] 48
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[7] 1
Preceded by
"Thunderbirds/3am" by Busted
UK Singles Chart number one single
15 August 2004 – 21 August 2004
Succeeded by
"These Words" by Natasha Bedingfield

References[edit]

  1. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 702. ISBN 1-904994-10-5. 
  2. ^ "Ultratop.be – 3 Of A Kind – Baby Cakes" (in French). Ultratop 50. Retrieved 20 November 2011.
  3. ^ "Lescharts.com – 3 Of A Kind – Baby Cakes" (in French). Les classement single. Retrieved 20 November 2011.
  4. ^ "Chart Track: Week 41, 2004". Irish Singles Chart. Retrieved 20 November 2011.
  5. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – 3 Of A Kind – Baby Cakes" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved 20 November 2011.
  6. ^ "Swedishcharts.com – 3 Of A Kind – Baby Cakes". Singles Top 100. Retrieved 20 November 2011.
  7. ^ "August 2004/ Archive Chart: 21 August 2004" UK Singles Chart. Retrieved 20 November 2011.