MIKA (8) ‎– The Boy Who Knew Too Much

Label:
Casablanca ‎– 271 258 8, Island Records Group ‎– 271 258 8, Universal Records ‎– 271 258 8
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CD, Album
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Genre:
Pop
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1 We Are Golden
Backing Vocals – Audrey Moukataff, Fortuné Penniman, MIKA (8), Paloma Penniman, The Andrae Crouch Choir*, Zuleika PennimanDrums, Bass, Percussion, Programmed By – Greg WellsGuitar – Greg Wells, Tim PierceGuitar [Additional] – Martin WaughKeyboards – Greg Wells, MIKA (8)Recorded By – Joe Chiccerelli*, Mo Haulser*
3:58
2 Blame It On The Girls
Backing Vocals – Ida Falk Winland, MIKA (8)Drums – Cherisse Osei, Greg WellsKeyboards – Fabien Waltmann, Greg WellsPercussion, Programmed By – Greg WellsRecorded By – Joe Chiccerelli*, Mo Haulser*
3:34
3 Rain
Backing Vocals – Chris Nicolaides, Dan Rothchild, MIKA (8), Martin WaughDrums, Bass, Percussion, Programmed By – Greg WellsGuitar – Tim PierceKeyboards – Greg Wells, MIKA (8)Programmed By [Uncredited] – Stuart PriceViolin – Owen PallettWritten-By – Jodi Marr
3:44
4 Dr John
Backing Vocals – Dan Rothchild, MIKA (8)Bass – Dan RothchildDrums, Percussion – Matt ChamberlainGuitar – Martin WaughHorns – Bill Reichenbach (2), Dan Higgins, Gary Grant, Jerry HeyKeyboards – Greg WellsRecorded By – Chris Nicolaides, Joe Chiccerelli*
3:44
5 I See You
Backing Vocals – MIKA (8)Drums, Bass – Greg WellsPercussion, Programmed By, Keyboards – Greg Wells, Walter AfanasieffWritten-By – Walter Afanasieff
4:17
6 Blue Eyes
Backing Vocals – Ida Falk Winland, MIKA (8)Drums, Bass, Guitar – Greg WellsKeyboards – MIKA (8)Recorded By – Mo Hausler, Steven Churchyard*
2:50
7 Good Gone Girl
Backing Vocals – MIKA (8)Drums, Bass, Guitar, Percussion – Greg WellsKeyboards – MIKA (8)Written-By – Jodi Marr
3:02
8 Touches You
Backing Vocals – Alex Millar, Lorna Bridge, MIKA (8)Backing Vocals [Additional] – Andrew Dermanis, Paloma PennimanDrums, Percussion – Greg Wells, Matt ChamberlainGuitar – Lyle WorkmanKeyboards – Greg Wells, MIKA (8)Programmed By, Bass – Greg Wells
3:20
9 By The Time
Backing Vocals – Imogen Heap, MIKA (8)Bass – Greg WellsDrums – Greg Wells, Imogen HeapKeyboards, Programmed By – Imogen HeapProducer – Imogen HeapProducer [Additional Production] – Greg Wells, MIKA (8)Written-By – Imogen Heap
3:21
10 One Foot Boy
Backing Vocals – MIKA (8)Drums, Bass, Keyboards, Programmed By – Greg WellsWritten-By – Rob Davis
2:59
11 Toy Boy
Arranged By [String Arrangement] – Paul BuckmasterBacking Vocals – MIKA (8)Keyboards – MIKA (8)Recorded By – Mo Hausler, Steven Churchyard*Written-By – Jodi Marr
2:58
12 Pick Up Off The Floor
Bass, Drums, Guitar, Percussion – Greg WellsKeyboards – MIKA (8)Strings, Arranged By – Paul Buckmaster
3:25

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℗ & © 2009 Casablanca Music LLC, under license to Universal Island Records Limited. The copyright in this sound recording is owned by Casablanca Music LLC, And is exclusively licensed to Universal-Island Records Limited (UK) A Universal Music Company
Made in the EU.

Standard jewel case (Clear tray), including a 16-page booklet (Ilustrations, performers & musicians track by track, songwriters & publishers, engineers & studios, art credits, thanks to) - track durations are not mentioned on this release

All tracks Written by MIKA, Published by MIKA Puch (BMI) administered by Irving Music, Inc (BMI);
except track 3, 7 and 11 Written by MIKA & Jodi Marr, Published by MIKA Punch (BMI) administered by Irving Music, Inc (BMI) Jodi Marr Music/Sony/ATV Music Publishing (ASCAP);
track 5 Written by MIKA & Walter Afanasieff, Published by MIKA Punch (BMI) administered by Irving Music, Inc (BMI) Sony/ATV Tunes LLC/Wallyworld Music (ASCAP);
track 9 Written by MIKA & Imogen Heap, Published by MIKA Punch (BMI) administered by Irving Music, Inc (BMI) Megaphonic Limited, All rights administered by Warner/Chappell Music Publishing Ltd;
track 10 Written by MIKA & Rob Davis, Published by MIKA Punch (BMI) administered by Irving Music, Inc (BMI), Rob Davis (ASCAP).

All tracks produced by Greg Wells & MIKA;
except track 9 Produced by Imogen Heap with additional production by Greg Wells & MIKA

All tracks Recorded by Luke Tozour at Rocket Carousel Studios.
Mixed by Greg Wells at Rocket Carousel Studios;
except tracks 1 & 2 Recorded by Luke Tozour, Joe Chicccereli & Mo Haulser at Rocket Carousel Studios Los Angeles and Olympic Studios London;
track 4 Recorded by Luke Tozour & Joe Chicccereli at Rocket Carousel Studios and Chris Nicolaides
tracks 6 & 11 Recorded by Luke Tozour, Mo Haulser and Steven Churchyard at Rocket Carousel Studios Los Angeles, Olympic Studios London and Capitol Studios Los Angeles

Associate Producers: Jodi Marr and John Merchant

Illustration and Design by DaWack / MIKA / Richard Hogg
Additional illustrations by Sophie Blackall / Claire Bushe / Zuleika Penniman
Additional design by Alex Hutchinson
Still life photography by Richard Boll

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 6 02527 12588 6
  • Barcode (String): 602527125886
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SABAM
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): 53822471/06025 271258-8-32 21
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI LB 46
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 0711
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): 53822471/06025 271258-8-32 22
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI LB47
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2, mirrored): FPI 0711
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 3): 53822471/06025 271258-8-32 22
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI LB47
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 0712
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Rights Society: ASCAP

Other Versions (5 of 33) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
273 102 9 MIKA (8) The Boy Who Knew Too Much(CD, Album, Ltd) Casablanca 273 102 9 Europe 2010 Sell This Version
MIKA2CD02 MIKA (8) The Boy Who Knew Too Much(CDr, Promo) Casablanca, Universal Island Records MIKA2CD02 UK 2009 Sell This Version
2712589 MIKA (8) The Boy Who Knew Too Much(2xCD, Album, Ltd, Dig) Casablanca, Island Records Group, Universal Music Argentina S.A. 2712589 Argentina 2009 Sell This Version
602527272283 MIKA (8) The Boy Who Knew Too Much(2xCD, Album, Ltd, Dig) Casablanca, Island Records Group, Universal Records 602527272283 Europe 2009 Sell This Version
2743274 MIKA (8) The Boy Who Knew Too Much(2xCD, Album, S/Edition) Casablanca 2743274 Asia 2010 Sell This Version

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EustaceWalked

EustaceWalked

February 18, 2019
A vinyl reissue, please. That artwork is begging to be reprinted 12" x 12"!