Wake up and Smell the Coffee
Wake Up and Smell the Coffee is the fifth studio album by The Cranberries
The Cranberries
The Cranberries are an Irish rock band formed in Limerick in 1989 under the name The Cranberry Saw Us, later changed by vocalist Dolores O'Riordan. The band currently consists of O'Riordan, guitarist Noel Hogan, bassist Mike Hogan and drummer Fergal Lawler...

. Released in 2001, the album has sold 170,000 copies in the US as of April 2007. Worldwide, the album has sold 1,300,000 copies by 2002.
The album cover was designed by Storm Thorgerson
Storm Thorgerson
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 who also designed the cover of their previous album, Bury the Hatchet
Bury the Hatchet (album)
Bury the Hatchet is the fourth studio album by Irish rock band The Cranberries, released in 1999. In the US, the album has sold 377,000 copies as of April 2007 and received its Gold® RIAA certification on June 2, 1999....


This marks the band's only album on MCA Records
MCA Records
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. They were transferred to MCA after the merger of PolyGram
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 (which owned their previous label, Island Records
Island Records
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) with MCA's parent Universal Music Group
Universal Music Group
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 in 1999.

Track listing

Non-album tracks

Song Length Physical/digital release(s)
"In the Ghetto
In the Ghetto
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2:42 Wake Up and Smell the Coffee [UK edition] (bonus track)

Wake Up and Smell the Coffee [International edition] (bonus track)

Wake Up and Smell the Coffee [Japan edition](bonus track)
"Cape Town" 3:32 Wake Up and Smell the Coffee [North American edition] (bonus track)

Wake Up and Smell the Coffee [Asian Tour Edition] (bonus track)
"Many Days" 2:43 Digital format on The Cranberries website

Wake Up and Smell the Coffee [Asian Tour Edition] (bonus track)
"Such a Waste" 2:31 This is the Day single (B-side)
"7 Years" 2:46 Wake Up and Smell the Coffee [Promo CD]
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