Beyoncé ‎– 4

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Columbia ‎– 88725423662, Parkwood Entertainment ‎– 88725423662
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1 Love On Top
Alto Saxophone – Shea TaylorDrums – Nikki GallespiEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Phil SeafordEngineer [Assistant] – Pete Wolford, Scott Barnett (2)Engineer [For Mix] – John HanesGuitar – Pat Thrall, Robert "R.T." Taylor*Horns – The Superpower HornsMixed By – Serban GheneaProducer – Beyoncé Knowles, Shea TaylorRecorded By – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young**Tenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Nick VideenTenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Drew SayersTrombone – Alex AsherTrumpet – Cole Kamen-Green, Josiah WoodsonWritten-By – Beyoncé Knowles, Shea Taylor, Terius Nash
4:27
2 Party
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Consequence (2), Kanye WestCo-producer – Jeff BhaskerEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Phil SeafordEngineer [Assistant] – Christian Mochizuki, Edwin Delahoz, Gaylord Holomalia, Serge NudelEngineer [For Mix] – John HanesFeaturing – André 3000*Horns – The Superpower HornsMixed By – Serban GheneaProducer – Beyoncé Knowles, Kanye WestRecorded By – Andrew DawsonRecorded By [Vocals] – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*Tenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Nick VideenTenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Drew Sayers, Morgan PriceTrombone – Alex AsherTrumpet – Cole Kamen-Green, Josiah WoodsonWritten-By – Beyoncé Knowles, Dexter R. Mills*, Douglas Davis*, Jeff Bhasker, K. West*, Ricky Walters
4:05
3 Schoolin' Life
Co-producer – Beyoncé Knowles, Los Da Mystro*Engineer [Assistant] – Jason Patterson (2), Ramon RivasProducer – Shea Taylor, Terius "The-Dream" Nash*Recorded By – Pat Thrall, Scott NaughtonRecorded By [Vocals], Mixed By – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*Written-By – Beyoncé Knowles, Carlos McKinney, Shea Taylor, Terius Nash
4:53
4 Countdown
Engineer [Assistant Mix] – Phil SeafordEngineer [Assistant] – Pete Wolford, Ryan Kelly (3)Engineer [For Mix] – John HanesHorns – The Superpower HornsMixed By – Serban GheneaProducer – Beyoncé Knowles, Shea TaylorRecorded By – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*Tenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Nick VideenTenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Drew SayersTrombone – Alex AsherTrumpet – Cole Kamen-Green, Josiah WoodsonWritten-By – Beyoncé Knowles, Cainon Lamb, E. Dean*, Julie Frost, Michael Bivins, Nathan Morris, Shea Taylor, Terius Nash, Wanya Morris
3:32
5 I Miss You
Engineer [Assistant Mix] – Phil SeafordEngineer [Assistant] – Gloria KabaEngineer [For Mix] – John HanesMixed By – Serban GheneaProducer – Beyoncé Knowles, Shea TaylorRecorded By – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*Written-By – Beyoncé Knowles, Frank Ocean, Shea Taylor
2:59
6 Dance For You
Bass – Alex AlEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Phil SeafordEngineer [Assistant] – Chris Soper, Jason Sherwood, Nick Banns, Steven DennisEngineer [For Mix] – John HanesGuitar – Michael ThompsonMixed By – Serban GheneaProducer – Beyoncé Knowles, C. "Tricky" Stewart*Producer, Programmed By, Sequenced By – Terius "The-Dream" Nash*Programmed By, Sequenced By – Tricky StewartRecorded By – Brian "B- Luv" Thomas*, Pat ThrallRecorded By [Vocals] – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*Written-By – Beyoncé Knowles, Christopher Stewart, Terius Nash
6:17
7 I Care
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Billy KravenBaritone Saxophone [Baritone] – Drew SayersCo-producer – Beyoncé KnowlesDrums – Nikki GallespiEngineer [Assistant] – Ryan Kelly (3)Keyboards, Guitar, Soloist, Drum Programming – Jeff BhaskerMixed By – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*Mixed By [Assisted By] – Serge NudelProducer – Jeff BhaskerRecorded By – Jeff Bhasker, Mitch KennyRecorded By [Vocals] – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*Rhythm Guitar – Chad HugoWritten-By – Beyoncé Knowles, Chad Hugo, Jeff Bhasker
3:59
8 Rather Die Young
Arranged By [Horns] – Shea TaylorBacking Vocals [Background Vocals] – Billy Kraven, Luke SteeleCo-producer – Beyoncé Knowles, Luke SteeleEngineer [Assistant, Mix] – Jon Castelli, Justin HergettEngineer [Assistant] – Pete Wolford, Ryan Kelly (3), Serge NudelGuitar – Luke SteeleHorns – The Superpower HornsKeyboards, Drum Programming – Jeff BhaskerMixed By – Tony MaseratiProducer – Jeff BhaskerRecorded By – Jeff BhaskerRecorded By [Vocals] – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*Tenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Nick VideenTenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Drew SayersTrombone – Alex AsherTrumpet – Cole Kamen-Green, Josiah WoodsonWritten-By – Beyoncé Knowles, Jeff Bhasker, Luke Steele
3:42
9 1+1
Drums – Nikki GallespiEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Val BrathwaiteEngineer [Assistant] – Jason Sherwood, Mark Gray (5), Pete WolfordGuitar [Guitars] – Steven DennisMixed By – Pete WolfordProducer – Beyoncé Knowles, C. "Tricky" Stewart*, Tony MaseratiRecorded By – Brian "B- Luv" Thomas*, Terius "The-Dream" Nash*Recorded By [Vocals] – Pat ThrallStrings – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*Written-By – Beyoncé Knowles, Christopher Stewart, Lee Blaske, Terius Nash
4:33
10 End Of Time
Bass Guitar – Jack DaleyEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Phil SeafordEngineer [Assistant] – Chris Soper, Pete WolfordEngineer [For Mix] – John HanesHorns – The Superpower HornsMixed By – Serban GheneaProducer – Beyoncé Knowles, Terius "The-Dream" Nash*Producer [Additional] – Switch (2)Recorded By – Pat ThrallRecorded By [Vocals] – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*Tenor Saxophone – Johnny Butler (2)Tenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Nick VideenTenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Drew SayersTrombone – Alex AsherTrumpet – Cole Kamen-Green, Josiah WoodsonWritten-By – Beyoncé Knowles, David Taylor*, Shea Taylor, Terius Nash
3:43
11 Run The World (Girls)
Co-producer – Beyoncé Knowles, Shea TaylorEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Phil SeafordEngineer [Assistant] – Pete WolfordEngineer [For Mix] – John HanesMixed By – Serban GheneaProducer – Switch (2), Terius "The-Dream" Nash*Recorded By – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*, Pat ThrallWritten-By – Adidja Palmer, Beyoncé Knowles, David Taylor*, Nick van de Wall, Terius Nash, Wesley Pentz
3:56
12 Best Thing I Never Had
Engineer [Assistant Mix] – Val BrathwaiteEngineer [Assistant] – Gloria Kaba, Pete Wolford, Serge NudelGuitar – Rob SucheckiMixed By – Tony MaseratiProducer – Antonio Dixon, Beyoncé Knowles, Caleb (9), Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds*, Shea Taylor, S1*Recorded By – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*Written-By – Antonio Dixon, Beyoncé Knowles, Caleb McCampbell*, Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds*, Larry Griffin, Jr.*, Patrick "J.Que" Smith*, Shea Taylor
4:13
13 Start Over
Engineer [Assistant Mix] – Phil SeafordEngineer [Assistant] – Pete Wolford, Ramon RivasEngineer [For Mix] – John HanesMixed By – Serban GheneaProducer – Beyoncé Knowles, Shea TaylorRecorded By – Jordan "DJ Swivel" Young*Written-By – Beyoncé Knowles, E. Dean*, Shea Taylor
3:19
14 I Was Here
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Beyoncé Knowles, Ryan TedderCello, Guitar – Brent KutzleDrums – Ryan TedderEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Phil SeafordEngineer [Assistant] – Eric Aylands, Jon Sher, Smith CarlsonEngineer [For Mix] – John HanesMixed By – Serban GheneaPiano, Programmed By [All Additional Programming] – Brent Kutzle, Ryan TedderProducer – Brent Kutzle, Ryan TedderProducer [Vocals] – Beyoncé Knowles, Kuk HarrellRecorded By – Brent Kutzle, Ryan TedderRecorded By [Vocals] – Kuk HarrellWritten-By – Diane Warren
3:59

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Track 1 published by EMI April Music Inc. o/b/o itself and B-Day Publishing (ASCAP) and 2082 Music Publishing (ASCAP) administered by WB Music Corp. / DLJ Songs / Downtown Music Publishing (ASCAP).
Recorded at MSR Studios, NYC and Real World Studios, UK. Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA.

Track 2 published by Please Gimme My Publishing, Inc. (BMI) / EMI Blackwood / Way Above Music (BMI) / Sony/ATV Songs LLC (BMI) / EMI April Music Inc. o/b/o itself and B-Day Publishing (ASCAP) / Chrysalis Music / Wedontplayevenwhenwereplayinsongs (ASCAP) / Get Ya Frog On Publishing (BMI) / JTC Atlantic Pacific Partners (BMI) / Slick Rick Music Corp. (BMI).
Recorded at Avex Honolulu Studios - Honolulu, HI. Vocals recorded at KMA Studios & Roc The Mic, NYC. André 3000's rap verse recorded at SlumDrum at Strong Mountain Studio, Stone Mountain, GA 30087. Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA

Kanye West appears courtesy of Roc-A-Fella Records, LLC / Island Def Jam
André 3000 appears courtesy of LaFace Records.

Contains a sample from "La Di Da Di" as performed by Doug E. Fresh and the Get Fresh Crew featuring MC Ricky D. Written by D. Davis and R. Walters, published by Entertaining Music (BMI)/Slick Rick Music Corp. (BMI). Courtesy of Danya Records.

Track 3 published by EMI April Music Inc. o/b/o itself and B-Day Publishing (ASCAP) and 2082 Music Publishing (ASCAP) administered by WB Music Corp. / DLJ Songs / Downtown Music Publishing / Sony/ATV Melody (BMI).
Recorded at The Studio at the Palms, Las Vegas, NV. Vocals recorded at Jungle City Studios, NYC. Mixed at Jungle City Studios, NYC.

Track 4 published by 2082 Music Publishing (ASCAP) administered by WB Music Corp. / DLJ Songs / Downtown Music Publishing (ASCAP) / EMI April Music Inc. o/b/o itself and B-Day Publishing (ASCAP) and Cainon's Land Music Publishing (ASCAP) and Totally Famous Music (ASCAP) / Peermusic III, Ltd. / 2412 LLC / Dat Damn Dean Music (ASCAP) administered by Peermusic III, Ltd. / Universal Music Corp. o/b/o itself and Biv Ten Publishing (ASCAP) / Mike Ten Publishing Inc. (BMI).
Recorded at MSR Studios, NYC. Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA.

Contains a sample from "Uhh Ahh" as performed by Boyz II Men. Written by M. Bivins, N. Morris and W. Morris, published by Universal Music Corp. o/b/o itself and Biv Ten Publishing (ASCAP)/Mike Ten Publishing Inc. (BMI). Courtesy of Motown Records under license from Universal Music Enterprises.

Track 5 published by Heavens Research (BMI) / Bug Music (BMI) administered by Bug / DLJ Songs / Downtown Music Publishing (ASCAP) / EMI April Music Inc. o/b/o itself and B-Day Publishing (ASCAP).
Recorded at MSR Studios, NYC. Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA

Track 6 published by 2082 Music Publishing (ASCAP) administered by WB Music Corp. / RZE Music Publishing administered by Universal Music Corp. (ASCAP) / EMI April Music Inc. o/b/o itself and B-Day Publishing (ASCAP).
Recorded at Triangle Sound Studios in Atlanta, GA. Vocals recorded at MSR Studios, NYC. Mixed at Mixstar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA.

Track 7 published by Sony/ATV Songs LLC / Way Above Music (BMI) / Universal Music - Careers / Raynchaser Music (BMI) / EMI April Music Inc. (ASCAP) o/b/o itself and B-Day Publishing (ASCAP).
Recorded at Record Plant and Enormous Studios, LA. Vocals recorded at MSR Studios, NYC
Mixed at KMA Studios NYC.

Track 8 published by Sony/ATV Songs LLC (BMI) / Way Above Music (BMI) / Sony/ATV Music Publishing / EMI April Music Inc. (ASCAP) o/b/o itself and B-Day Publishing (ASCAP).
Recorded at Enormous Studios, LA. Vocals recorded at MSR Studios and KMA Studios, NYC. Mixed for Two Chord Music, Inc. at RMC Studio, Los Angeles

Track 9 published by 2082 Music Publishing (ASCAP) administered by WB Music Corp. / EMI April Music Inc. o/b/o itself and B-Day Publishing (ASCAP) / RZE Music Publishing administered by Universal Music Corp. (ASCAP).
Recorded at The Studio at the Palms, Las Vegas, NV and Triangle Sound Studios in Atlanta, GA. Vocals recorded at MSR Studios, NYC. Mixed for Two Chord Music, Inc at Jungle City Studios, NYC.

Track 10 published by EMI April Music Inc. o/b/o itself and B-Day Publishing (ASCAP) and Switch Werd Music (ASCAP) / 2082 Music Publishing (ASCAP) administered by WB Music Corp. / DLJ Songs / Downtown Music Publishing (ASCAP).
Recorded at MSR Studios, NYC. Vocals recorded at MSR Studios, NYC. Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA.

Track 11 published by 2082 Music Publishing (ASCAP) administered by WB Music Corp. / EMI April Music Inc. o/b/o itself and B-Day Publishing (ASCAP) and Switch Werd Music (ASCAP) / DLJ Songs / Downtown Music Publishing o/b/o / I Like Turtles (ASCAP) / Music By Tafari, Inc. (BMI) o/b/o Jack Russell Music / The Royalty Network, Inc. o/b/o Talpa Music c/o Tenyor Music (BMI).
Recorded at MSR Studios, New York, NY. Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA.

Contains a sample from "Pon De Floor" as performed by Major Lazer. Written by Nick Van De Wall, Adidja Palmer, Wesley Pentz and David Taylor, published by EMI April Music Inc. o/b/o of itself and Switch Werd Music (ASCAP)/DLJ Songs/Downtown Music Publishing o/b/o I Like Turtles Music (ASCAP)/Music by Tafari Inc. (BMI) o/b/o Jack Russell Music Ltd. (PRS)/Tenyor Music (BMI). Courtesy of Downtown Records LLC and Interscope Records, under license from Universal Music Enterprises.

Track 12 published by Faze 2 Music administered by Songs Of Universal, Inc. (BMI) / Muzik / EMI April Music Publishing (ASCAP) / EMI April Music Inc. (ASCAP) o/b/o itself and / B-Day Publishing (ASCAP) / Christopher Matthew Music / Hitco
Music Publishing (BMI) / DLJ Songs / Downtown Music Publishing (ASCAP) / Roc Nation Music o/b/o Vohndee's Soul Publishing administered by / EMI April Music Inc. (ASCAP).
Recorded at MSR Studios & KMA Studios, NYC. Mixed for Two Chord Music, Inc. at Jungle City Studios, NYC.

Track 13 published by DLJ Songs / Downtown Music Publishing (ASCAP) / EMI April Music Inc. (ASCAP) o/b/o itself and B-Day Publishing (ASCAP) Peermusic III, Ltd. / 2412 LLC / Dat Damn Dean Music (ASCAP) administered by Peermusic III, Ltd.
Recorded at MSR Studios and Jungle City Studios, NYC. Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA.

Track 14 published by Realsongs (ASCAP).
Recorded at Patriot Studios (Denver, CO), Boston Harbor Hotel (Boston, MA) and Lear 60/G2 Studios. Vocals recorded at Conway Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA. Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA.

Album mastered at Sterling Sound, NYC.

© 2012 Columbia Records
℗ 2011, 2012 Columbia Records
Distributed by Sony Music Entertainment. Dystrybucja w Polsce: Sony Music Entertainment Poland Sp. z.o.o.
Made in the EU / LC 00162 / 88725423662

Issued in a standard jewelcase

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 887254236627
  • Barcode (Text): 8 8725-42366-2 7
  • Label Code: LC 00162
  • Rights Society: BIEM/GEMA
  • Matrix / Runout: A0102109132-0101 13 A01
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L553
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 94V5

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