Fat Chance (album)

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Fat Chance
Fat Chance - Biscuit Boy album cover.jpg
Studio album by Paul Heaton
Released September 10, 2001[1]
Genre Rock
Length 43:22
Label Polygram International
Mercury Records
Producer Richard Flack, Scott Shields, Martin Slattery
Paul Heaton chronology
Fat Chance
(2001)
The Cross Eyed Rambler
(2007)The Cross Eyed Rambler2007
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Drowned In Sound 7/10 stars[2]
The Guardian 3/5 stars[3]

Fat Chance is a solo album by Paul Heaton, the former frontman of both The Housemartins and The Beautiful South, released in 2001 in the guise of Biscuit Boy (a.k.a. Crackerman). The album was rereleased the following year, complete with new artwork and crediting the artist as Paul Heaton.[4]

The album was critically acclaimed,[5][6] but was not a commercial success.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "10 Lessons In Love" - 4:59
  2. "Mitch" - 3:53
  3. "The Perfect Couple" - 3:54
  4. "Last Day Blues" - 3:57
  5. "Man's World" - 4:53
  6. "Barstool" - 4:07
  7. "Poems" - 3:47
  8. "If" - 3:56
  9. "The Real Blues" - 5:51
  10. "Proceed With Care" - 4:17
  11. "Man, Girl, Boy, Woman" - 2:28

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Paul Heaton: He's a biscuit and he's not ashamed of it". The Independent. London. September 9, 2001. Retrieved April 16, 2009. 
  2. ^ Drowned In Sound review
  3. ^ The Guardian review
  4. ^ Aizlewood, John (July 19, 2002). "The Guardian Album Review". London. Retrieved April 16, 2009. 
  5. ^ "Citypaper Album Review". Archived from the original on February 12, 2005. Retrieved April 16, 2009. 
  6. ^ "Drowned In Sound Review". Retrieved April 16, 2009.