Thought So

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Thought So
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Studio album by
Released26 August 2008 (2008-08-26)
Genre Electronic
Label Warp
Nightmares on Wax chronology
In a Space Outta Sound
Thought So
Feelin' Good
Singles from Thought So
  1. "195lbs"
    Released: 2008

Thought So (sometimes stylized as thought so...) is the sixth studio album by Nightmares on Wax. It was released in 2008 on Warp. It peaked at number 19 on the Billboard Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart. [1]

Nightmares on Wax British DJ

George Evelyn, better known by his stage name Nightmares on Wax or DJ E.A.S.E., is an English DJ and record producer from Leeds. His music has been released on Warp. He is based in Ibiza.

Warp (record label) British record label

Warp is an English independent record label, founded in Sheffield in 1989 by record store workers Steve Beckett, Rob Mitchell and record producer Robert Gordon. It is currently based in London.

<i>Billboard</i> (magazine) American music magazine

Billboard is an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries. It publishes pieces involving news, video, opinion, reviews, events, and style, and is also known for its music charts, including the Hot 100 and Billboard 200, tracking the most popular songs and albums in different genres. It also hosts events, owns a publishing firm, and operates several TV shows.


Critical reception

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Metacritic 57/100 [2]
Review scores
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Pitchfork 4.7/10 [6]

At Metacritic, which assigns a weighted average score out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 57, based on 6 reviews, indicating "mixed or average reviews". [2]

Metacritic is a website that aggregates reviews of media products: films, TV shows, music albums, video games, and formerly, books. For each product, the scores from each review are averaged. Metacritic was created by Jason Dietz, Marc Doyle, and Julie Doyle Roberts in 1999. The site provides an excerpt from each review and hyperlinks to its source. A color of green, yellow or red summarizes the critics' recommendations. It has been described as the video game industry's "premier" review aggregator.

Track listing

2."Da Feelin"4:42
4."Be There"5:02
5."Bringin It"6:03
8."Pretty Dark"4:43
9."Hear in Colour"4:20
10."Still? Yes!"3:39
11."Hey Ego!"5:24


Chart (2008)Peak
French Albums (SNEP) [7] 187
UK Dance Albums (OCC) [8] 10
UK Independent Albums (OCC) [9] 13
US Top Dance/Electronic Albums (Billboard) [1] 19

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