Monkey Business (Margaret album)

Monkey Business
Monkey Business Margaret.jpeg
Studio album by
Released2 June 2017 (2017-06-02)
Genre
Length34:04
Label
Margaret chronology
Just the Two of Us
(2015)
Monkey Business
(2017)
Gaja Hornby
(2019)
Singles from Monkey Business
  1. "What You Do"
    Released: 12 May 2017
  2. "Byle jak"
    Released: 21 December 2017
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Interia6/10 stars[2]
Onet7/10 stars[3]

Monkey Business (stylized as Monkey Bu$iness) is the third studio album by Polish singer Margaret. It was released only in Poland. The album was made available to stream exclusively on Tidal on 29 May 2017. Its deluxe ion, with two additional tracks, was released exclusively to Empik on 1 June 2017. The album was officially released on 2 June 2017 by Extensive Music and Magic Records.[4]

Monkey Business's lead single, "What You Do", was released on 12 May 2017, followed by "Byle jak" ("Anyhow") on 21 December.[5][6] It also includes the single "Blue Vibes", which was recorded for the Polish-language version of the 2017 animated feature film, Smurfs: The Lost Village, and did not promote the album.[7]

Monkey Business peaked at number eight on Polish Albums Chart.[8]

Track listing[]

Monkey Business[9][10]
No.TitleWriter(s)Producer(s)Length
1."Monkey Business"
Buddee3:27
2."Blue Vibes"
  • Stassos
  • Buddee
3:12
3."What You Do"3:03
4."Color of You" (featuring Tape Machines)
  • Simon Gribbe
  • Fredrik Jansson
  • Karlsson
  • Margaret
  • Jansson
  • Gribbe
3:14
5."Super Human"
  • Buddee
  • Margaret
  • Karlsson
Buddee3:57
6."Over You"
  • Buddee
  • Karlsson
  • Margaret
Buddee3:14
7."Future Me Problem"Schimpf3:03
8."Glorious"
  • Buddee
  • Josefin Glenmark
  • Karlsson
  • Margaret
Buddee3:30
9."Cuz It's You"
  • Buddee
  • Karlsson
  • Margaret
Buddee3:42
10."Funky Song"
  • Karlsson
  • Margaret
  • Paulo Mendonça
Mendonça3:37
Total length:33:59
Monkey Business – Deluxe ion[11]
No.TitleWriter(s)Producer(s)Length
11."Nie chce" (featuring Marcin Januszkiewicz)
  • Marcin Januszkiewicz
  • Andrzej Perkman
  • Margaret
  • Chris Aiken
3:17
12."Byle jak"
Stassos3:00
Total length:40:16

Charts[]

Chart (2017) Peak
position
Polish Albums (ZPAV)[8] 8

Release history[]

Region Date Format Version Label Ref.
Poland 29 May 2017 Streaming (only Tidal) Deluxe [4]
1 June 2017 CD (only Empik) [12]
2 June 2017 [10]
CD Standard [13]

References[]

  1. ^ Gzyl, Paweł (2 June 2017). "Margaret – "Monkey Business" [Recenzja]" (in Polish). Onet.pl. Retrieved 23 December 2018.
  2. ^ Samborski, Rafał (9 June 2017). "Recenzja Margaret "Monkey Business": Coraz bliżej, ale jeszcze nie to" (in Polish). Interia. Archived from the original on 23 December 2018. Retrieved 23 December 2018.
  3. ^ Gzyl, Paweł (2 June 2017). "Margaret – "Monkey Business" [Recenzja]" (in Polish). Onet.pl. Retrieved 23 December 2018.
  4. ^ a b "Posłuchaj w całości: Margaret Monkey Business" (in Polish). All About Music. 1 June 2017. Archived from the original on 1 June 2017. Retrieved 1 June 2017.
  5. ^ "Margaret – nowy hit What You Do premierowo w Radiu Eska!". Radio Eska. 12 May 2017. Archived from the original on 20 May 2020. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  6. ^ "Magic Records – Pierwszy singiel Margaret w języku..." (in Polish). Facebook. 21 December 2017. Archived from the original on 20 May 2020. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  7. ^ Halpin, Chris (21 March 2017). "Margaret gets animated in 'Blue Vibes' video for Smurfs: The Lost Village". Wiwibloggs. Archived from the original on 11 April 2017. Retrieved 21 March 2017.
  8. ^ a b "Oficjalna lista sprzedaży :: OLiS - Official Retail Sales Chart". OLiS. Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 16 June 2017.
  9. ^ Monkey Business (booklet). Margaret. Extensive Music, Magic Records. 2017.CS1 maint: others (link)
  10. ^ a b "Monkey Business by Margaret". Apple Music (PL). Archived from the original on 20 May 2020. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  11. ^ Monkey Business (Deluxe Edition) (booklet). Margaret. Extensive Music, Magic Records. 2017.CS1 maint: others (link)
  12. ^ "Monkey Business (Deluxe Edition) – Margaret". Empik. Archived from the original on 20 May 2020. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  13. ^ "Monkey Business – Margaret". Empik. Archived from the original on 20 May 2020. Retrieved 20 May 2020.