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Escapology (2002)

Robbie Williams
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Escapology is the fifth studio album by English singer-songwriter Robbie Williams.
In 2002, Williams signed a record-breaking £80 million contract with EMI. The contract featured a number of provisos, including the label ceding greater creative control to the artist and a commitment to breaking Williams in the American market. In return, EMI affirmed they would benefit from a cut of Williams' non-recording activities, including touring, publishing, and merchandising, thus protecting the company from any commercial downturn in the singer's album sales. So far it has become the biggest music deal in British history. Williams began working on what would be his fifth studio album, after a year out from recording. The album heralded a new era for Williams, as he had taken a more active role in the making of the album, giving an indication of his growing confidence in the studio. "One Fine Day", "Nan's Song" and "Come Undone" were the first three songs that Robbie wrote without Guy Chambers' input. The majority of the album was recorded in Los Angeles. "Escapology" was arguably conceived as a concept album, due to its lyrical content being totally reflective of Williams' life as a

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Tracks

3:13 How Peculiar
4:26 Feel
4:49 Something Beautiful
3:46 Monsoon
4:15 Love Somebody
5:46 Revolution (feat. Rose Stone)
7:12 Me And My Monkey
15:38 Nan's Song / How Peculiar (reprise) / I Tried Love
4:01 Cursed
3:50 Song 3
4:08 Hot Fudge
4:38 Come Undone
4:21 Sexed Up
3:56 Handsome Man
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