Monkey Business (album)

Monkey Business
Studio album by
ReleasedMay 25, 2005 (2005-05-25)
Recorded2004
Genre
Length66:03
Label
Producer
The Black Eyed Peas chronology
'Elephunk
(2003)
Monkey Business'Renegotiations: The Remixes
(2006)
Singles from Monkey Business
  1. "Don't Phunk with My Heart"
    Released: April 12, 2005
  2. "Don't Lie"
    Released: July 26, 2005
  3. "My Humps"
    Released: September 20, 2005
  4. "Pump It"
    Released: January 17, 2006

Monkey Business is the fourth studio album by American hip hop group, The Black Eyed Peas. It was released on May 25, 2005, by the will.i.am Music Group and A&M Records. It was the groups second album to feature R&B singer Fergie as a member.

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic(48/100)[1]
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2.5/5 stars[3]
The A.V. Club(unfavorable)[7]
Entertainment WeeklyC[4]
The Guardian2/5 stars[5]
Paste(7/10)[6]
PopMatters5/10 stars[2]
Robert Christgau(3-star Honorable Mention)
Rolling Stone3/5 stars[8]
Slant Magazine2/5 stars[9]
Yahoo! Music UK5/10 stars[10]

Track listings

Monkey BusinessStandard edition CD
No. TitleWriter(s)Producer(s) Length
1. " Pump It"  
will.i.am 3:33
2. " Don't Phunk with My Heart"  
  • Adams
  • Ferguson
  • Printz Board
  • George Pajon, Jr.
  • Full Force
  • Kalyanji Anandiji
  • Indeewar
will.i.am 3:59
3. "My Style" (featuring Justin Timberlake & Timbaland)
  • Timbaland
  • Danja
4:28
4. " Don't Lie"  
  • Adams
  • Jaime Gomez
  • Pineda
  • Ferguson
  • Chris Peters
  • Drew Peters
  • Ricky Walters
  • will.i.am
  • Ron Fair
3:39
5. " My Humps"  
  • Adams
  • David Payton
will.i.am 5:26
6. "Like That" (featuring Q-Tip, Talib Kweli, CeeLo Green and John Legend)
  • Adams
  • Pineda
  • Gomez
  • Kamaal Fareed
  • Talib Kweli Greene
  • Anthony Newley
  • Leslie Bricusse
will.i.am 4:34
7. "Dum Diddly" (featuring Dante Santiago)
  • Adams
  • Pineda
  • Ray Brady
  • Board
  • George Bennett
  • Benjamin Brown
  • Lloyd Ferguson
  • Robert Lyn
  • Donat Mittoo
  • Leroy Sibbles
  • Fitzroy Simpson
will.i.am 4:19
8. "Feel It"  
  • Adams
  • Pineda
  • Ferguson
  • apl.de.ap
  • Board
  • will.i.am
4:19
9. "Gone Going" (featuring Jack Johnson)
  • Adams
  • Jack Johnson
will.i.am 3:13
10. "They Don't Want Music" (featuring James Brown)
  • Adams
  • J. Brown
  • Ferguson
  • Printz Board
  • Timothy Grindgreff
  • Greg Mays
  • Darryl Barnes
will.i.am 6:46
11. "Disco Club"  
  • Adams
  • Pineda
  • Jean Baptiste
  • Melvin J. Lewis
  • Michael Matthews
  • Anthony Tidd
Noize Trip 3:48
12. " Bebot"  
  • Adams
  • Pineda
will.i.am 3:30
13. "Ba Bump"  
  • Adams
  • Board
  • Larry Blackmon
  • Thomas Jenkins
  • Printz Board
  • will.i.am
3:56
14. "Audio Delite at Low Fidelity"  
will.i.am 5:29
15. "Union" (featuring Sting)
  • Adams
  • Sting
  • Ferguson
  • George Pajon, Jr.
will.i.am 5:04
Monkey BusinessAsia special edition (Bonus DVD)
No. Title Length
1. "Pump It" (Video)  
2. "Don't Phunk with My Heart" (Video)  
3. "Don't Lie" (Video)  
4. "My Humps" (Video)  
5. "Like That" (Video)