Two Fingers

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"Two Fingers"
Single by Jake Bugg
from the album Jake Bugg
Released7 September 2012
FormatDigital download
GenreFolk rock
Songwriter(s)Iain Archer, Jake Bugg
Producer(s)Mike Crossey
Jake Bugg singles chronology
"Taste It"
"Two Fingers"
"Seen It All"

"Two Fingers" is a song by British singer songwriter Jake Bugg. It was released as the fifth single from his self-titled debut album (2012). It was released as a digital download in the United Kingdom on 7 September 2012. The song has peaked to number 28 on the UK Singles Chart. The song premiered on BBC Radio 1 as Zane Lowe's 'Hottest Record In The World' on 3 September 2012.[1]

Music video[edit]

A music video to accompany the release of "Two Fingers" was first released onto YouTube on 23 September 2012 at a total length of three minutes and forty-four seconds.[2] The video was directed by Jamie Thraves.[3]

Track listings[edit]

Digital download
1."Two Fingers"3:16

Charts and certifications[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[4] 8
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[5] 34
Japan (Japan Hot 100)[6] 49
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[7] 23
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[8] 28


Region Certification Certified units/sales
United Kingdom (BPI)[9] Silver 200,000double-dagger

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
double-daggersales+streaming figures based on certification alone

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
United Kingdom 7 September 2012[10] Digital download Mercury Records
United States 4 February 2013[11] Airplay Mercury Records/Island Records


  1. ^ "Zane Lowe's Hottest Records blog: Hottest Record - Jake Bugg - Two Fingers". BBC. Retrieved 2012-11-12.
  2. ^ Jake Bugg - Two Fingers on YouTube
  3. ^ Jake Bugg tackles domestic violence in 'Two Fingers'
  4. ^ " – Jake Bugg – Two Fingers" (in Dutch). Ultratip.
  5. ^ " – Jake Bugg – Two Fingers" (in French). Ultratip.
  6. ^ "Jake Bugg Chart History (Japan Hot 100)". Billboard.
  7. ^ "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company.
  8. ^ "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company.
  9. ^ "British single certifications – Jake Bugg – Two Fingers". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 8 June 2019. Select singles in the Format field. Select Silver in the Certification field. Type Two Fingers in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.
  10. ^ "Two Fingers: Jake Bugg: MP3 Downloads". Retrieved 2012-11-12.
  11. ^ "Future Releases: impacting songs". allaccess.