Ticket Outta Loserville

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"Ticket Outta Loserville"
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Single by Son of Dork
from the album Welcome to Loserville
Released7 November 2005 [1]
Recorded2004-05
Genre Pop punk
Length3:21
Label Mercury
Songwriter(s) James Bourne, Charlie Grant, Pete Woodroffe
Producer(s) Gil Norton
Son of Dork singles chronology
"Ticket Outta Loserville"
(2005)
"Eddie's Song"
(2006)

"Ticket Outta Loserville" is the lead single from British pop punk band Son of Dork's debut, and only, studio album Welcome to Loserville . Released on 7 November 2005, two weeks prior to the album, the single peaked at number three on the UK Singles Chart as well as reaching number 15 in Ireland.

Contents

Music video

The video for the song was directed by Ulf Buddensieck. The band is performing in a garage, and the story is each of them going out with a girl and being popular. It then ends up with the girl being seen with one of the school football team players. There is also an adult version, while they are singing the bridge, which sees a woman with no bra on underneath some pom-poms. You see the girl then taking away the pom-poms, exposing her breasts.

Track listing

UK CD1

  1. "Ticket Outta Loserville" - 3:21
  2. "I Want You Back" - 2:56

UK CD2

  1. "Ticket Outta Loserville" - 3:21
  2. "Interview With Son Of Dork" - 7:30
  3. "Slacker" - 3:15
  4. "Ticket Outta Loserville" (Conference Performance - Live Video Version)
  5. "Ticket Outta Loserville" (U-Myx Format)

UK DVD single

  1. "Ticket Outta Loserville" (Audio) - 3:21
  2. "Ticket Outta Loserville" (Video) - 3:21
  3. "Son Of Dork Home Movie"
  4. "Escape From Loserville" (Game)

Charts

Weekly charts

Chart (2005)Peak
position
Europe (Eurochart Hot 100) [2] 12
Ireland (IRMA) [3] 15
Scotland (OCC) [4] 3
UK Singles (OCC) [5] 3

Year-end charts

Chart (2005)Position
UK Singles (Official Charts Company) [6] 109

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