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Two Against Nature
Studio album by Steely Dan
Released February 29, 2000
Recorded 1997-1999
Genre Rock
Length 51:25
Label Giant
Producer Walter Becker,
Donald Fagen
Professional reviews
Steely Dan chronology
Plush TV Jazz-Rock Party
Two Against Nature
Everything Must Go

Two Against Nature is an album by Steely Dan, released in 2000. The album won the group four Grammy Awards including Album of the Year, and marked the first Steely Dan studio album in 20 years, following 1980's Gaucho. It has been certified platinum twice in America.


Track listing

All songs written by Walter Becker and Donald Fagen.

  1. "Gaslighting Abbie" – 5:53
  2. "What a Shame About Me" – 5:17
  3. "Two Against Nature" – 6:17
  4. "Janie Runaway" – 4:09
  5. "Almost Gothic" – 4:09
  6. "Jack of Speed" – 6:17
  7. "Cousin Dupree" – 5:28
  8. "Negative Girl" – 5:34
  9. "West of Hollywood" – 8:21



  • Producers: Walter Becker, Donald Fagen
  • Executive engineer: Roger Nichols
  • Engineers: Phil Burnett, Per-Christian Nielsen, Johan Edlund, Anthony Gorman, Roger Nichols, Ken Ross, Dave Russell, Jay A. Ryan, Elliot Scheiner, Peta Scriba
  • Mixing: Roger Nichols, Dave Russell
  • Mastering: Scott Hull
  • Assistants: Suzy Barrows, Reaann Zschokke
  • Technician: Roger Nichols
  • Editing: Jan Folkson
  • Horn arrangements: Walter Becker, Donald Fagen, Michael Leonhart
  • Project Manager: Jill Dell'Abate
  • Project Coordinator: Suzana Haugh
  • Consultant: Michael Leonhart
  • Piano Tuner: Sam Berd
  • Design: Carol Bobolts
  • Photography: Walter Becker
  • Copyist: Michael Leonhart


Chart (2000) Peak
The Billboard 200 6
Top Internet Albums 2


2001 Grammy Awards

Winner Category
"Cousin Dupree" Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
Two Against Nature Album of the Year
Two Against Nature Best Engineered Recording, Non-Classical
Two Against Nature Best Pop Vocal Album

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