Microphone Champion

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Microphone Champion
MicrophoneChampion.jpg
Studio album by Skepta
Released 1 June 2009
Recorded 2007–09
Genre Grime
Length 52:59
Label Boy Better Know
Producer
  • Skepta (also exec.)
  • Bless Beats
  • Boom Productions
  • Chad Jackson
  • Jme
  • Rudekid
  • Silencer
Skepta chronology
Greatest Hits
(2007)Greatest Hits2007
Microphone Champion
(2009)
Doin' It Again
(2011)Doin' It Again2011
Singles from Microphone Champion
  1. "Rolex Sweep"
    Released: 15 September 2008
  2. "Sunglasses at Night"
    Released: 16 March 2009
  3. "Too Many Man[1]"
    Released: 18 May 2009
  4. "Lush"
    Released: 12 October 2009

Microphone Champion is the second studio album by English grime MC Skepta, released on 1 June 2009.[2] It includes the single "Too Many Man" featuring Boy Better Know, also featured on Wiley's own album Race Against Time and Shorty's "Short Man Syndrome".

Singles[edit]

  • "Rolex Sweep" is the first single from the album it was released on 15 September 2008; it reached number 89 on the UK Singles Chart.
  • "Sunglasses at Night", a non-album track, was released as a single on 16 March 2009;[3] it reached number 64 on the UK Singles Chart.
  • "Too Many Man" is the second single from the album it was released on 18 May 2009; it reached number 79 on the UK Singles Chart.
  • "Lush" is the third and final single from the album it was released on 12 October 2009.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Reflecting" Skepta 3:16
2. "Are You Ready?" (featuring Wiley) Rudekid 2:21
3. "Oh My Gosh" JME 2:32
4. "Look Out" (featuring Giggs) Boom Productions 4:20
5. "Sticks and Stones" Skepta 3:21
6. "Too Many Man" (featuring Boy Better Know) Skepta 3:34
7. "Lush" (featuring Jay Sean) Skepta 2:47
8. "My Emotions" Skepta 2:42
9. "Skepta" Chad Jackson 2:26
10. "Amsterdam (Skit)"   1:00
11. "Disguise" (featuring JME and Jammer) Skepta 3:20
12. "Gingerbread Man" Silencer 3:06
13. "Ed Hardy Party" (featuring Tinchy Stryder) Skepta 2:49
14. "Madness" (featuring Dubz and Paper Pablo) Skepta 3:57
15. "Over the Top" Skepta 2:51
16. "Dark" (featuring Trigga) Skepta 3:25
17. "Sunglasses at Night" (bonus track) Skepta 2:21
18. "Rolex Sweep" (bonus track) Bless Beats 2:34
Total length: 52:59
Notes
  • Track 17 "Sunglasses at Night" is only available on the CD version of the album.

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
United Kingdom 1 June 2009[4] Digital download, CD Boy Better Know

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Too Many Man: Boy Better Know: Amazon.co.uk: MP3 Downloads". Amazon.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-03-01. 
  2. ^ "Skepta: Microphone Champion (2010): CD". hmv.com. Retrieved 2012-03-01. 
  3. ^ "Sunglasses At Night: Skepta: Amazon.co.uk: MP3 Downloads". Amazon.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-03-01. 
  4. ^ "Skepta - Microphone Champion - Free Delivery". Tesco Entertainment. Retrieved 2012-03-01. 

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