Black Star ‎– Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star

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Rawkus ‎– P2 50065, Play It Again Sam [PIAS] ‎– 723.1158.20
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1 Intro
Co-producer – Talib KweliEngineer – SudanProducer – DJ Hi-Tek*
1:12
2 Astronomy (8th Light)
Featuring – Weldon IrvineKeyboards [Keys] – Weldon IrvineProducer – Mr. WaltRecorded By – Kieren Walsh*, Mr. WaltScratches [Cuts] – DJ Evil Dee*
3:24
3 Definition
Engineer – Success (2)Producer – DJ Hi-Tek*
3:26
4 RE:DEFinition
Engineer – Success (2)Producer – DJ Hi-Tek*
3:03
5 Children's Story
Engineer – Surge (10)Producer – Shawn J. Period*
3:33
6 Brown Skin Lady
Engineer – Charlie MackProducer – J. Rawls
5:47
7 B Boys Will B Boys
Producer – Geology*Recorded By [Funky Slice] – SudanRecorded By [Unique Studios] – Pat Viola*Scratches [Cuts] – DJ Hi-Tek*
2:36
8 K.O.S. (Determination)
Electric Piano [Rhodes] – Mos DefEngineer – Success (2), SudanFeaturing – Vinia MojicaProducer – DJ Hi-Tek*Voice [Crowd] – AL Skills, G-ology*, DJ Hi-Tek*, Rich Mason
4:49
9 Hater Players
Producer – Shawn J. Period*Recorded By [Funky Slice] – Surge (10)Recorded By [Unique Studios] – Von SessionsVocals [Additional] – Apani B FlyEmcee*
4:08
10 Yo Yeah
Co-producer – Talib KweliProducer – J. RawlsRecorded By – Von Sessions
1:11
11 Respiration
Featuring – CommonGuitar – DeChown JenkinsProducer – DJ Hi-Tek*Recorded By [Streeterville Studios] – Jim GodseyRecorded By [Unique Studios] – Pat Viola*
6:05
12 Thieves In The Night
Engineer – SudanProducer – 88 Keys*
5:17
13 Twice Inna Lifetime
Featuring – Jane Doe, Punchline, WordsworthProducer – DJ Hi-Tek*Recorded By [Funky Slice] – SudanRecorded By [Unique Studios] – Pat Viola*, Von Sessions
5:39

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Originally released in 1998.

1, 8: recorded at Funky Slice Studios Brooklyn NYC. Mixed at Soundtrax Studio NYC.
2: recorded & mixed at D&D Studios NYC.
3, 4: recorded at Funky Slice Brooklyn NYC. Mixed at Platinum Island NYC.
5: recorded at Funky Slice, Brooklyn NYC. Mixed at Battery Studios.
6: recorded at Bobalicious Studios (Amusement) Sherman Oaks CA. Mixed at Platinum Island NYC.
7, 13: recorded at Funky Slice Brooklyn NYC and Unique Studios NYC. Mixed at Electric Lady Studios NYC.
9: recorded at Funky Slice Brooklyn NYC and Unique Studios NYC. Mixed at Battery Studios.
10: recorded at Unique Studios NYC. Mixed at Electric Lady.
11: recorded at Streeterville Studios Chicago and Unique Studios. Mixed at Soundtrax Studios NYC.
12: recorded at Funky Slice Brooklyn NYC. Mixed at Electric Lady Studios NYC.

℗ 1998 Rawkus Records. © 2000 Play It Again Sam.
Released under exclusive license by Play It Again Sam.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 049925 006520
  • Label Code: LC 04917
  • Other (Distribution Code): 398PS
  • Other: CMV 5.1158.20.723 [ACY]
  • Matrix / Runout: manufactured by optimal media production A041058-01
  • Mastering SID Code: ifpi L571
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 9713

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