Microphone Champion

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Microphone Champion
Studio album by Skepta
Released 1 June 2009
Recorded 2007–09
Genre Grime
Length 52:59
Label Boy Better Know
  • Skepta (also exec.)
  • Bless Beats
  • Boom Productions
  • Chad Jackson
  • Jme
  • Rudekid
  • Silencer
Skepta chronology
Greatest Hits
(2007)Greatest Hits2007
Microphone Champion
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".


  • "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", featuring fellow artists from Boy Better Know, is the second single from the album it was released on 18 May 2009; it reached number 79 on the UK Singles Chart.
  • "Lush", featuring Jay Sean, is the third and final single from the album it was released on 12 October 2009.

Track listing[edit]

2."Are You Ready?" (featuring Wiley)Rudekid2:21
3."Oh My Gosh"JME2:32
4."Look Out" (featuring Giggs)Boom Productions4:20
5."Sticks and Stones"Skepta3:21
6."Too Many Man" (featuring Boy Better Know)Skepta3:34
7."Lush" (featuring Jay Sean)Skepta2:47
8."My Emotions"Skepta2:42
9."Skepta"Chad Jackson2:26
10."Amsterdam (Skit)" 1:00
11."Disguise" (featuring JME and Jammer)Skepta3:20
12."Gingerbread Man"Silencer3:06
13."Ed Hardy Party" (featuring Tinchy Stryder)Skepta2:49
14."Madness" (featuring Dubz and Paper Pablo)Skepta3:57
15."Over the Top"Skepta2:51
16."Dark" (featuring Trigga)Skepta3:25
17."Sunglasses at Night" (bonus track)Skepta2:21
18."Rolex Sweep" (bonus track)Bless Beats2:34
Total length:52:59
  • 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


  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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