"The Wreckoning" is a song recorded by Boomkat for their debut album Boomkatalog.One (2003). It was released as the album's first single (see 2003 in music). It was a #1 hit on Billboard’s Hot Dance Club Play chart, and is considered as Boomkat's signature song. "The Wreckoning" can be heard in the movie, The Italian Job. The song was written about Taryn Manning's failed relationship. She confirmed this in the song lyrics of "Crazylove" by singing: "I used to be crazy in love with someone crazy as me, Course we broke up so then I wrote The Wreckoning."
"The Wreckoning" by Boomkat has been listed for 40 weeks in 8 different charts. Its first appearance was week 12/2003 in the US Singles Top 100 and the last appearance was week 33/2003 in the Sweden Singles Top 60. Its peak position was number 13, on the New Zealand Top 40, it stayed there for 1 week. Its highest entry was number 13 in the New Zealand Top 40.