Iron Box of an Island is included in Jay Chou's third Mandarin studio album - The Eight Dimensions, which was released on 18 July 2002 by Alfa Music and distributed by Sony Music Taiwan.
The track begins with the sound of a man entering a bookstore and asks for help to find the novel Iron Box of an Island.
In the lyrics, the "Iron Box of an Island" is described as both a locked box and a book title, used metaphorically to represent the memories of a lost lover. The verses are mainly rapped and the chorus is sung. In this R&B song, the most prominent instruments are the acoustic guitar and cymbals.
On 25 February 2002, Iron Box of an island was published into a real novel, written by Vincent Fang and featured a photo collection of Jay Chou.
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