Ninja Tuna

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Ninja Tuna
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Studio album by Mr. Scruff
Released 6 October 2008
Recorded Early to Mid-2008
Genre Electronica, downtempo, trip hop, nu jazz, breakbeat
Length 67:10
Label Ninja Tune, Ninja Tuna
Producer Mr. Scruff
Mr. Scruff chronology
Mrs Cruff
Ninja Tuna
Bonus Bait
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Ninja Tuna is the fourth studio album by the British musician and DJ Andrew "Mr. Scruff" Carthy, released on 6 October 2008 simultaneously by Ninja Tune and Ninja Tuna, a special subdivision of Ninja Tune created by Mr. Scruff in order for him to release his music.

The track "Kalimba" was used as one of the sample songs that came with every computer running the Windows 7 operating system.

A compilation of outtakes of the album, entitled Bonus Bait, was released in the following year.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Mr. Scruff.

No. Title Length
1. "Test the Sound" 1:40
2. "Music Takes Me Up" (feat. Alice Russell) 5:27
3. "Donkey Ride" (feat. Quantic) 5:12
4. "Hairy Bumpercress" 6:30
5. "Whiplash" 5:59
6. "Nice Up the Function" (feat. Roots Manuva) 3:54
7. "Bang the Floor" (feat. Danny Breaks) 3:41
8. "Get on Down" 5:53
9. "Hold On" (feat. Andreya Triana) 5:03
10. "Give Up to Get" 6:44
11. "Kalimba" 5:50
12. "This Way" (feat. Pete Simpson) 5:31
13. "Stockport Carnival" 5:29


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