Stranger than Fiction (Ultra Nate album)

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Stranger Than Fiction
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Studio album by Ultra Nate
Released April 24, 2001 (2001-04-24)
Recorded 2000
Genre Electronica, tribal house, vocal house, jazz, rock, folk
Label Strictly Rhythm
Ultra Nate chronology
Situation: Critical
Stranger Than Fiction
Grime, Silk, & Thunder
Singles from Stranger Than Fiction
  1. "Desire"
    Released: 2000
  2. "Get It Up (The Feeling)"
    Released: 2001
  3. "I Don't Understand It"
    Released: 2002
  4. "Twisted"
    Released: 2002
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Stranger than Fiction is the fourth album by singer-songwriter, Ultra Nate. This album was released on April 24, 2001 on the label, Strictly Rhythm.


This is a concept album where each song is like the chapters of a novel. The album also expands beyond her House music repertoire, exploring disco, soul, jazz, folk, and pop rock. Includes the hit singles, "Desire", "Get It Up (The Feeling)" (both #1 club hits), "I Don't Understand It", and "Twisted". The Japanese import version of this album includes two bonus tracks, "Runaway" and a rendition of the Bee Gees hit, "How Deep Is Your Love".

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Love Is Stranger Than Fiction" Nona Hendryx, Rex Rideout 2:33
2. "Ain't Looking For Nothing" Arnthor, Christian Karlsson, Patrick Tucker 5:38
3. "Get It Up (The Feeling)" Arnthor, Chris Jasper, Karlsson, Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley, O'Kelly Isley, Tucker, Ronald Isley, Rudolph Isley 4:29
4. "Desire" Craig Ross, Gerry DeVeaux 4:12
5. "Dear John" Ed Baden-Powell, Kwame Kwaten, Merria Ross, Lauren Rinder, Michael Lewis, Steve Marston 4:52
6. "Eternal" Powell, Kwaten, Lati Kronlund, Marston 5:55
7. "Twisted" Dennis McFarlane, Powell, Kwaten, Mark Clair, Marston 6:41
8. "Pretender" Charlie Mole, Gerry DeVeaux 4:45
9. "Breakfast For Two"   4:34
10. "I Don't Understand It" John Ciafone, Lem Springsteen 6:55
11. "Gone Like Yesterday" Angus Campbell, DeVeaux, Ian Wallmart 5:07
12. "Love Is Stranger Than Fiction" (Epilogue)   0:52
13. "Ghost" Chris Thomas, N'Dea Davenport 5:11


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