Kingsize (The Boo Radleys album)

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Studio album by The Boo Radleys
Released 19 October 1998
Genre Britpop, indie rock
Length 62:33
Label Creation CRECD228
Producer The Boo Radleys
The Boo Radleys chronology
C'mon Kids
(1996)C'mon Kids1996
Find the Way Out
(2005)Find the Way Out2005

Kingsize is the sixth and final album by The Boo Radleys, released in 1998. The band broke up shortly after the album's release.

US versions of the album included the song "Put Your Arms Around Me And Tell Me Everything's Going To Be OK".


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars [1]

The album was not a commercial success and received mixed reviews. The album charted at number 62 in the UK albums chart; the lead single "Free Huey" reached only number 54.[2] "Kingsize" was scheduled as a second single and was to be released before the end of 1998, promos were even pressed with b-sides, but the band's split derailed the release.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Martin Carr.

No. Title Length
0. "Tranquillo" (hidden track) 1:00
1. "Blue Room in Archway" 4:28
2. "The Old Newsstand at Hamilton Square" 4:33
3. "Free Huey" 3:06
4. "Monuments for a Dead Century" 5:58
5. "Heaven's at the Bottom of This Glass" 2:15
6. "Kingsize" 4:42
7. "High as Monkeys" 6:22
8. "Eurostar" 3:53
9. "Put Your Arms Around Me and Tell Me Everything's Going to Be OK" (US version only) 2:50
10. "Adieu Clo Clo" 4:10
11. "Jimmy Webb Is God" 3:36
12. "She Is Everywhere" 4:11
13. "Comb Your Hair" 3:51
14. "Song from the Blueroom" 4:07
15. "The Future Is Now" 7:15
Total length: 62:33


  • Sice - vocals
  • Rob Cieka - drums, percussion
  • Tim Brown - bass guitar, keyboards
  • Martin Carr - guitar, keyboards, vocals


  1. ^ "The Boo Radleys: Kingsize > Review" at AllMusic. Retrieved 8 September 2011.
  2. ^ "BOO RADLEYS – full Official Chart History". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 1 November 2016. 
  3. ^ "Biography". The Boo Radleys - Find The Way Out. Retrieved 8 September 2011. the Boos officially broke up months later just weeks before the title track was set to be released as a single 

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