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"I'm Waking Up to Us" is a song by Belle & Sebastian, released as a single/EP on Jeepster in 2001. The track saw the band work with another producer besides usual collaborator Tony Doogan for the first time – Mike Hurst, former member of The Springfields and producer of Petula Clark and Cat Stevens.

"I'm Waking Up to Us"
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Single by Belle & Sebastian
Released26 November 2001
FormatCD (JPRCDS023)
12" vinyl (JPR12023)
7" vinyl (JPR7023)
LabelJeepster Records
Producer(s)Mike Hurst
Belle & Sebastian
Belle & Sebastian singles chronology
"Jonathan David"
"I'm Waking Up to Us"
"Step into My Office, Baby"

The front cover features band member Sarah Martin and a beagle. All three tracks from the single were later collected on the Push Barman to Open Old Wounds compilation. The single reached number 39 on the UK Singles Chart and number 50 in Sweden. It's also ranked number 73 in Pitchfork Media's "The Top 100 Singles of 2000-04".


Track listingEdit

  1. "I'm Waking Up to Us" – 3:51
  2. "I Love My Car" – 5:14
  3. "Marx and Engels" – 3:44


Chart (2001) Peak
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[1] 22
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[2] 50
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[3] 39
UK Indie (Official Charts Company)[4] 4


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