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OK (Talvin Singh album)

OK
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Studio album by
Released 9 November 1998 (1998-11-09)
Genre
Length 60:48
Label Island
Producer Talvin Singh
Talvin Singh chronology
OK

(1998)
Ha

(2001)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars [1]
Entertainment Weekly B[2]
Los Angeles Times 3.5/4 stars [3]
Muzik 4/5 stars [4]
NME 8/10[5]
Pitchfork 7.5/10[6]

OK is the debut studio album by English record producer Talvin Singh, released on Island Records in 1998. It won him the Mercury Prize for 1999.[7] It peaked at number 41 on the UK Albums Chart.[8] It was included in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.[9]

Track listing [ edit ]

No. Title Length
1. "Traveller" 11:18
2. "Butterfly" 4:26
3. "Sutrix" 5:55
4. "Mombasstic" 5:45
5. "Decca" 1:20
6. "Eclipse" 5:50
7. "OK" 4:19
8. "Light" 6:23
9. "Disser/Point.Mento.B" 2:43
10. "Soni" 5:59
11. "Vikram the Vampire" 6:47

Charts [ edit ]

Chart Peak

position
UK Albums (OCC)[8] 41

Certifications [ edit ]

Region Certification Certified units/sales
United Kingdom (BPI)[10] Silver 60,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone

^shipments figures based on certification alone

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ a b c Hilburn, Matthew. "OK – Talvin Singh". AllMusic. Retrieved 2 March 2018.
  2. ^ Hermes, Will (6 November 1998). "OK". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 10 January 2019.
  3. ^ Lechner, Ernesto (14 November 1998). "Talvin Singh, 'O.K.,' Island / Asian Dub Foundation, 'Rafi's Revenge,' London". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 10 January 2019.
  4. ^ Wyatt, Kieran (November 1998). "Talvin Singh: OK (Island)". Muzik (42): 86.
  5. ^ Ward, Christian (3 November 1998). "Talvin Singh – OK". NME. Archived from the original on 17 August 2000. Retrieved 10 January 2019.
  6. ^ Khan, Samir. "Talvin Singh: OK". Pitchfork. Archived from the original on 16 August 2000. Retrieved 24 February 2019.
  7. ^ Quinn, Sue (8 September 1999). "Music award OK by Singh". The Guardian. Retrieved 10 May 2016.
  8. ^ a b "Talvin Singh". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 2 March 2018.
  9. ^ Dimery, Robert; Lydon, Michael (23 March 2010). 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die: Revised and Updated Edition. Universe. ISBN 978-0-7893-2074-2.
  10. ^ "British album certifications – Talvin Singh – OK". British Phonographic Industry.Select albums in the Format field. Select Silver in the Certification field. Type OK in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.

External links [ edit ]

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