Ben Harper ‎– Welcome To The Cruel World

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Virgin ‎– 7243 8 39320 2 3, Virgin ‎– 8393202
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1 The Three Of Us
Written-By, Acoustic Guitar, Lap Steel Guitar [Weissenborn] – Ben Harper
2:35
2 Whipping Boy
Bass – John McKnightDrums – Rock DeadrickVocals, Lap Steel Guitar [Weissenborn] – Ben HarperWritten-By – Chris Darrow
5:31
3 Breakin' Down
Bass – John McKnightDrums, Percussion – Rock DeadrickMusic By – J.P. PlunierMusic By, Lyrics By, Vocals, Lap Steel Guitar [Weissenborn], Resonator Guitar [Dobro] – Ben Harper
4:00
4 Don't Take That Attitude To Your Grave
Bass – John McKnightDrums, Percussion – Rock DeadrickWritten-By, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Lap Steel Guitar [Weissenborn] – Ben Harper
4:25
5 Waiting On An Angel
Written-By, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar – Ben Harper
3:53
6 Mama's Got A Girlfriend Now
Bass, Accordion – John McKnightDrums, Percussion – Rock DeadrickWritten-By, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Lap Steel Guitar [Weissenborn] – Ben Harper
2:29
7 Forever
Percussion – Rock DeadrickWritten-By, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar – Ben Harper
3:23
8 Like A King
Backing Vocals [Mutonic Four - Background Vocals] – Clabe Hangan, Clarence Butler, John Taylor (7), Kenneth McDanielBass – John McKnightDrums, Percussion – Rock DeadrickWritten-By, Vocals, Lap Steel Guitar [Weissenborn] – Ben Harper
4:18
9 Pleasure And Pain
Bagpipes [Illean Pipe] – Richard CookCello – Suzie KatayamaDrums, Percussion – Rock DeadrickWritten-By, Vocals, Lap Steel Guitar [Weissenborn] – Ben Harper
3:44
10 Walk Away
Written-By, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar – Ben Harper
3:49
11 How Many Miles Must We March
Backing Vocals [Mutonic Four - Background Vocals] – Clabe Hangan, Clarence Butler, John Taylor (7), Kenneth McDanielDrums, Percussion – Rock DeadrickWritten-By, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Resonator Guitar [Dobro] – Ben Harper
3:07
12 Welcome To The Cruel World
Bass – John McKnightDrums – Rock DeadrickWritten-By, Vocals, Lap Steel Guitar [Weissenborn] – Ben Harper
5:36
13.1 I'll Rise
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Clyde Allen, Jelani Jones, Kevin Williams, Rock DeadrickLyrics By – Maya AngelouMusic By, Vocals – Ben HarperPiano – Gail Deadrick
3:35
13.2 (Silence) 2:02
13.3 Bye And Bye I'm Goin' To See The King (Hidden Song) 0:40

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℗ 1994 Virgin Records America, Inc. except [Tracks 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 11 & 12] ℗ 1993 Virgin Records America, Inc. © 1994 Virgin Records America, Inc. (printed on the label of the disc media)
Manufactured and Distributed by The EMI Music Group Australasia. Printed in Australia (printed at the bottom right hand corner of the rear inlay)

The catalog number: 7243 8 39320 2 3 is printed on both spines of the rear inlay, at the bottom right hand corner of the rear inlay, on the disc media label and on the top right hand corner of the back page of the leaflet. The catalog number: 8393202 is printed at the bottom of the rear inlay just below the barcode and is written as AUS:8393202.

Packaging: Standard jewel case with a black tray and a leaflet folded to form six panels (including lyrics).

Track 13 contains a hidden track (track 13.3). Track 13.1 lasts for 3:35 before a period of silence which lasts 2:02 before the hidden track begins. (duration timings sourced from Windows Media Player)

Digital Audio Technologies Australia logo printed on the disc media label.

Track 1: Published by EMI Virgin Music, Inc./Innocent Criminal administered by EMI Virgin Music, Inc. (ASCAP).
Track 2: ©1973 Charlena Music (BMI)
Tracks 3, 4, 5, 12: ©1993 EMI Virgin Music, Inc./Innocent Criminal administered by EMI Virgin Music, Inc. (ASCAP).
Tracks 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11: ©1992 EMI Virgin Music, Inc./Innocent Criminal administered by EMI Virgin Music, Inc. (ASCAP).
Track 12: From the poem "And Still I Rise" ©1978, 1993 EMI Virgin Music, Inc./Innocent Criminal administered by EMI Virgin Music, Inc./Guycol Unlimited administered by EMI Virgin Music, Inc. (ASCAP)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 24383 93202 3
  • Barcode (Scanned): 724383932023
  • Matrix / Runout: (logo) D.A.T.A. 8393202 A
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L311
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 2661
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (5 of 14) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CDVUS 69, 7243 8 39320 2 3 Ben Harper Welcome To The Cruel World(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin CDVUS 69, 7243 8 39320 2 3 UK & Europe 1994 Sell This Version
724383932016 Ben Harper Welcome To The Cruel World(LP, Album, RE) Virgin America 724383932016 US 2008 Sell This Version
7243 8 39320 2 3 Ben Harper Welcome To The Cruel World(CD, Album, Club) Virgin 7243 8 39320 2 3 US 1994 Sell This Version
50999 2 67984 1 7 Ben Harper Welcome To The Cruel World(LP, Album, Ltd, RP, 180 + 7", Whi) Virgin 50999 2 67984 1 7 US 2009 Sell This Version
7243 8 39320 4 7 Ben Harper Welcome To The Cruel World(Cass, Album, XDR) Virgin 7243 8 39320 4 7 UK & Europe 1994 Sell This Version

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