The Kids Are Coming

The Kids Are Coming is the debut extended play by Australian singer Tones and I. The EP was released on 30 August 2019.[1][2] The EP was announced on 16 July 2019, alongside the release of single "Never Seen the Rain".[3]

The Kids Are Coming
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EP by
Released30 August 2019
Recorded2018–19
Length20:40
Label
ProducerKonstantin Kersting
Singles from The Kids Are Coming
  1. "Johnny Run Away"
    Released: 1 March 2019
  2. "Dance Monkey"
    Released: 10 May 2019
  3. "Never Seen the Rain"
    Released: 16 July 2019
  4. "The Kids Are Coming"
    Released: 27 September 2019

At the ARIA Music Awards of 2019, the EP won ARIA Award for Best Independent Release.

At the AIR Awards of 2020, the EP was nominated for Best Independent Pop Album or EP.[4]

Track listingEdit

All songs are written by Toni Watson and produced by Konstantin Kersting

No.TitleLength
1."The Kids Are Coming"3:24
2."Dance Monkey"3:29
3."Colourblind"3:26
4."Johnny Run Away"3:12
5."Jimmy"3:43
6."Never Seen the Rain"3:20
Total length:20:40
Japanese bonus track[5]
No.TitleLength
7."Dance Monkey (Stripped Back)"2:51
Total length:23:31

PersonnelEdit

Credits adapted from AllMusic.[6]

  • Toni Watson – composer, producer
  • Konstantin Kersting – mixing, production
  • Kenny Harmon – mixing
  • Randy Belculfine – mixing
  • Andrei Eremin – mastering

ChartsEdit

CertificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Australia (ARIA)[29] Gold 35,000 
Canada (Music Canada)[30] Gold 40,000 
France (SNEP)[31] Gold 50,000 

 sales+streaming figures based on certification alone

Release historyEdit

Region Date Format Label Catalogue
Australia 30 August 2019
19075979252 / 19075979257
Japan 5 February 2020 CD[35] Warner Music Japan

ReferencesEdit

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  4. ^ "That's a wrap: 2020 AIR Awards winners and celebrations". the industry observer. 1 October 2020. Retrieved 1 October 2020.
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  15. ^ "Tones And I: The Kids Are Coming" (in Finnish). Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland. Retrieved 8 September 2019.
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  24. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Tones And I – The Kids Are Coming". Hung Medien. Retrieved 6 May 2020.
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