Our Generation (album)

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Our Generation
Studio album by Tokio Myers
Released17 November 2017
Recorded2017
Length48:13
LabelSyco
Producer
Singles from Our generation
  1. "Bloodstream"
    Released: 12 October 2017
  2. "Baltimore"
    Released: 27 October 2017
  3. "Angel"
    Released: 3 November 2017

Our Generation is the debut studio album by British classical musician Tokio Myers. It was released on 17 November 2017 through Syco Music[1] and features contributions from Ed Sheeran, J'Danna, Latir, Meave, Vera Hall, Guy Farley, Craigie Dodds, Hugh Fothergill and Alex Hepburn.

Track listing[edit]

Note: All tracks are produced by Tokio Myers, Craigie Dodds and Guy Farley

Our Generation
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Red"1:41
2."Baltimore"
  • Jones
  • Dodds
  • J'Danah Marshall
  • Farley
  • Pete Boxta Martin[2]
3:42
3."Bloodstream"3:35
4."Angel"3:26
5."Limitless"
  • Jones
  • Dodds
  • Farley
3:54
6."Mercy"
4:06
7."To Be Loved"
  • Jones
  • Latir Thakur
  • Dodds
  • Farley
3:18
8."Children (Interlude)"
  • Jones
  • Dodds
  • Farley
1:16
9."Children"3:33
10."Polaroid"
  • Jones
  • Dodds
  • Farley
3:55
11."Our Generation"
  • Jones
  • Dodds
  • Farley
5:18
12."Lotus Flower"
  • Jones
  • Dodds
  • Farley
4:05
13."Pursuit of Happiness"
6:24
Total length:48:13

Notes

  • Track 2 features uncredited vocals from J'Danna.
  • Track 3 features uncredited backing vocals from Ed Sheeran.
  • Track 3 covers the songs "Bloodstream" by Ed Sheeran and "Clair de Lune" by Claude Debussy.
  • Track 4 featured uncredited vocals from Latir and Meave.
  • Track 4 covers the song "Angel" by The Weeknd, featuring Maty Noyes.
  • Track 6 samples uncredited vocals from Vera Hall.
  • Track 6 samples the song "Death, Have Mercy" by Vera Hall.
  • Track 7 features uncredited vocals from Latir.
  • Track 9 features uncredited vocals from Meave.
  • Track 9 covers the song "Children" by Robert Miles.
  • Track 12 features uncredited backing vocals from Tokio Myers, Craigie Dodds, Guy Farley and Hugh Fothergill.
  • Track 13 features uncredited vocals from Alex Hepburn.

Charts[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2017–18) Peak
position
Irish Albums (IRMA)[5] 23
New Zealand Heatseeker Albums (RMNZ)[6] 2
Scottish Albums (OCC)[7] 9
UK Albums (OCC)[8] 4

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2017) Position
UK Albums (OCC)[9] 88

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United Kingdom (BPI)[10] Silver 60,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ Frometa, RJ (13 October 2017). "Tokio Myers Debut album 'Our Generation' to be released on November 17th". Vents Magazine. Retrieved 5 November 2017.
  2. ^ "Baltimore | Tokio Myers – Download and listen to the album". qobuz.com. Retrieved November 8, 2017.
  3. ^ "Bloodstream | Tokio Myers – Download and listen to the album". qobuz.com. Retrieved November 8, 2017.
  4. ^ "Angel | Tokio Myers – Download and listen to the album". qobuz.com. Retrieved November 8, 2017.
  5. ^ "Irish-charts.com – Discography Tokio Myers". Hung Medien. Retrieved 25 November 2017.
  6. ^ "NZ Heatseeker Albums Chart". Recorded Music NZ. 8 January 2018. Retrieved 5 January 2018.
  7. ^ "Official Scottish Albums Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 25 November 2017.
  8. ^ "Official Albums Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 25 November 2017.
  9. ^ "End of Year Album Chart Top 100 – 2017". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 10 January 2018.
  10. ^ "British album certifications – Tokio Myers – Our Generation". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 22 December 2017. Select albums in the Format field. Select Silver in the Certification field. Type Our Generation in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.