Vampire Weekend

Vampire WeekendJanuary 29, 2008
Alternative/Indie℗ 2008 Vampire Weekend Inc., under exclusive licence to XL Recordings
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Vampire Weekend is the eponymous debut studio album by American rock band Vampire Weekend, released on January 29, 2008 by XL Recordings. The album was produced by band member Rostam Batmanglij, with mixing assistance from Jeff Curtin and Shane Stoneback. Its cover photo is a Polaroid picture from one of their early shows in Columbia University. Released after a year of building internet buzz, the album showcased the band’s unique hybrid of indie pop, chamber music, and afropop influences.
In the United States, the album sold over 27,001 copies in the first week of its release, debuting at number 17 on the Billboard 200 and as of 20 January 2010, has sold nearly half a million copies. In the album's 11th week in the UK chart, it peaked at number 15. The album also reached number 37 in Australia. It was accompanied by the singles "Mansard Roof", "A-Punk", "Oxford Comma", "Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa", and "The Kids Don't Stand a Chance".
The album was ranked as the 5th-best album of 2008 by Time, the 56th-best album of the decade by Rolling Stone and 51st on Pitchfork's list of the Top 200 Albums of the 2000s.

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Mansard Roof2:07
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Oxford Comma3:15
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A-Punk2:17
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Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa3:34
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M794:15
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Campus2:56
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Bryn2:13
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One (Blake's Got A New Face)3:13
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I Stand Corrected2:39
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Walcott3:41
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The Kids Don't Stand A Chance4:03
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Additional Information

Total length
34:13
Tracks
11
Released
January 29, 2008
Label
℗ 2008 Vampire Weekend Inc., under exclusive licence to XL Recordings
File type
MP3
Access type
Streaming and by permanent download to your computer and/or device
Internet connection
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Playback information
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