Breaking Kayfabe

Breaking Kayfabe

Infobox Album
Name = Breaking Kayfabe
Type = Album
Artist = Cadence Weapon

Released = November 28 2005
Recorded =
Genre = Hip hop
Length = 49:40
Label = Upper Class Canada
Producer =
Reviews =
* Allmusic Rating|4|5 [ link]
* Music For America (favorable) [ link]
* Okayplayer Rating|3|5 [ link]
* Pitchfork Media (8.0/10) [ link]
* Stylus (B) [ link]
Last album =
This album = "Breaking Kayfabe" (2005)
Next album = "Afterparty Babies" (2008)

"Breaking Kayfabe" is the debut album by Canadian rapper Cadence Weapon, released in 2005 on Upper Class Recordings. It was also released in the United States by Epitaph Records on March 13, 2007. The title refers to a term in professional wrestling which is synonymous with "breaking character".

The album was shortlisted for the inaugural Polaris Music Prize in 2006. However, it lost to Final Fantasy's "He Poos Clouds".

Track listing

# "Oliver Square" 3:33
# "Sharks" 3:59
# "Grim Fandango" 3:36
# "Black Hand" 3:47
# "30 Seconds" 3:34
# "Diamond Cutter" 2:45
# "Holy Smoke" 3:16
# "Fathom" 4:01
# "Turning on Your Sign" 3:44
# "Lisa's Spider" 2:31
# "Vicarious" 4:20
# "Julie Will Jump the Broom" 10:19

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