The Hour of Bewilderbeast

Label
XL / Beggars Us Ada
Release date
3 Oct 2000
Running length
18 tracks
Running time
63:33

Tags

Everyone’s tags

More tags

Tracklist

    Track     Duration Listeners
1 The Shining 5:18 118,652
2 Everybody's Stalking 3:38 51,054
3 Bewilder 0:48 57,543
4 Fall in a River 2:16 63,726
5 Camping Next to Water 3:49 61,486
6 Stone on the Water 3:57 60,532
7 Another Pearl 4:25 59,578
8 Body Rap 0:45 55,742
9 Once Around the Block 4:01 120,844
10 This Song 1:31 56,032
11 Bewilderbeast 3:30 52,307
12 Magic in the Air 3:43 60,375
13 Cause a Rockslide 5:56 51,741
14 Pissing in the Wind 4:19 54,808
15 Blistered Heart 1:48 50,253
16 Disillusion 5:19 61,423
17 Say It Again 4:40 47,809
18 Epitaph 3:50 47,670

About this album

The Hour of Bewilderbeast is an album that was released by Badly Drawn Boy in 2000. The album won the 2000 Mercury Prize.

The cover art, produced by Andy Votel, is loosely based on Leonardo Da Vinci’s drawing “Vitruvian Man”. The original art also featured Woody Allen, however his picture had to be removed due to copyright issues.

Other modifications to the album include the removal of a selection of lyrics from track 12; Magic In the Air. The lyrics were replaced by an instrumental after hip hop artist Taja Sevelle claimed they were too similar to those in her first single.

Other releases

Listening Trend

178,067listeners all time
2,344,691scrobbles all time
Recent listeners trend:

Explore more

Shoutbox

Leave a comment. Log in to Last.fm or sign up.

Listening Now

Top Listeners