Erykah Badu ‎– But You Caint Use My Phone

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Control Freaq Records ‎– B0025475-01, Motown ‎– B0025475-01, Motown ‎– 570 860-1
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A1 Caint Use My Phone (Suite)
Engineer, Mixed By – Zach WitnessWritten-By – E. Badu*, Z. Witness*
3:34
A2 Hi
Drums – Zach WitnessElectric Piano [Rhodes] – RC WilliamsEngineer, Mixed By – Zach WitnessGuitar – Ben Nixon*Producer – Erykah BaduProducer, Programmed By – Zach WitnessWritten-By – E. Badu*, T. Rundgren*
0:35
A3 Cel U Lar Device
Bells [Agogo Bells] – Erykah BaduDrums – Ethan WorlandElectric Piano [Rhodes] – Zach WitnessEngineer, Mixed By – Zach WitnessGuitar – Ben HixonProducer – Erykah BaduProducer, Programmed By – Zach WitnessWritten-By – D. Graham*, P. Jefferies*, T. Thomas*
6:28
A4 Phone Down
Engineer, Mixed By – Zach WitnessProducer – Erykah BaduProducer, Programmed By – Zach WitnessWritten By [Concept/Written By] – Aubrey DavisWritten-By – A. Davis*, E. Badu*, J. Rose*, Z. Witness*
3:29
A5 U Use To Call Me
Engineer, Mixed By – Zach WitnessProducer, Programmed By – Aubrey DavisVocals – Erykah Badu, ItsRoutineWritten By [Concept/Written By] – Aubrey DavisWritten-By – A. Davis*
1:13
A6 Mr. Telephone Man
Engineer, Mixed By – Zach WitnessProducer – Erykah BaduProducer, Programmed By – Zach WitnessWritten By [Concept/Written By] – Aubrey DavisWritten-By – R. Parker Jr.*
3:12
B1 U Don't Have To Call
Bells [Agogo Bells] – Erykah BaduEngineer, Mixed By – Zach WitnessProducer – Erykah BaduProducer, Programmed By – Zach WitnessVocals – Erykah Badu, ItsRoutineWritten-By – C. Hugo*, E. Badu*, P. Williams*
2:00
B2 What’s Yo Phone Number / Telephone (Ghost Of Screw Mix)
Engineer, Mixed By – Zach WitnessProducer – Erykah BaduProducer, Programmed By – Zach WitnessVocals – Erykah Badu, ItsRoutineWritten-By – A. Thompson*, E. Badu*, J. Poyser*, S. Benjamin*, Z. Witness*Written-By [Concept/Written By] – Erykah Badu
5:11
B3 Dial’Afreaq
Bells [Agogo Bells] – Erykah BaduEngineer, Mixed By – Zach WitnessProducer – Erykah BaduProducer, Programmed By – Zach WitnessWritten-By – E. Badu*, G. Broussard*, R. Clayton*, Z. Witness*
3:11
B4 I'll Call U Back
Drums – Ethan WorlandElectric Piano [Rhodes] – Zach WitnessEngineer, Mixed By – Zach WitnessGuitar – Ben HixonProducer – Erykah BaduProducer, Programmed By – Zach WitnessWritten-By – E. Badu*, T. Thomas*, Z. Witness*
1:58
B5 Hello
Drums – Zach WitnessElectric Piano [Rhodes] – RC WilliamsEngineer, Mixed By – Zach WitnessGuitar – Ben HixonProducer – Erykah BaduProducer, Programmed By – Zach WitnessVocals – Andre 3000, Erykah BaduWritten-By – A. Benjamin*, E. Badu*, T. Rundgren*, Z. Witness*
5:17

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A Record Store Day Black Friday release.
Includes a printed inner sleeve.

℗© 2016 Motown Records, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

A1. Caint Use My Phone (Suite)
Published by Divine Pimp Publishing (ASCAP) / Zach Witness Publishing Designee (ASCAP)
Recorded at The Badudio & World Witness Studios, Dallas, TX
Engineered & mixed [...] at World Witness Studios

A2. Hi
Published by Divine Pimp Publishing (ASCAP) / Screen Gems-EMI Music Inc. (BMI)
Produced by Erykah Badu / Control Freaq Records
Recorded at The Badudio & World Witness Studios, Dallas, TX
Engineered & mixed [...] at World Witness Studios
Contains replayed elements of "Hello It's Me" (T. Rundgren), Screen Gems-EMI Music Inc.

A3. Cel U Lar Device
Published by EMI-Longitude Music (BMI).
Produced by Erykah Badu / Control Freaq Records
Recorded at The Badudio & World Witness Studios, Dallas, TX
Engineered & mixed [...] at World Witness Studios
"Hotline Bling" by Drake (A. Graham, P. Jeffries, T. Thomas).
Permission courtesy of EMI-Longitude Music (BMI).

A4. Phone Down
Published by Divine Pimp Publishing (ASCAP) / Zach Witness Publishing Designee (ASCAP) / Wolf Tone Ltd./BMG Chrysalis (ASCAP)
Produced by Erykah Badu / Control Freaq Records
Recorded at The Badudio & World Witness Studios, Dallas, TX
Engineered & mixed [...] at World Witness Studios
Contains elements of "Loss Config." (J. Rose), Wolf Tone Ltd./BMG Chrysalis (ASCAP).

A5. U Use To call Me
Published by Divine Pimp Publishing (ASCAP)
Recorded at The Badudio & World Witness Studios, Dallas, TX
Engineered & mixed [...] at World Witness Studios

A6. Mr. Telephone Man
Published by Radiola Music (ASCAP)
Produced by Erykah Badu / Control Freaq Records
Recorded at The Badudio & World Witness Studios, Dallas, TX
Engineered & mixed [...] at World Witness Studios
"Mr. Telephone Man" by New Edition (R. Parker Jr.). Permission of Radiola Music (ASCAP).

B1. U Don't Have To Call
Published by Divine Pimp Publishing (ASCAP) / EMI Blackwood Music (BMI) / Songs Music Publishing (BMI)
Produced by Erykah Badu / Control Freaq Records
Recorded at The Badudio & World Witness Studios, Dallas, TX
Engineered & mixed [...] at World Witness Studios
Contains re-sung elements from "U Don't Have To Call" (P. Williams, C. Hugo). EMI Blackwood Music (BMI) / Songs Music Publishing (BMI).

B2. What’s Yo Phone Number / Telephone (Ghost Of Screw Mix)
Published by Divine Pimp Publishing (ASCAP) / Zach Witness Publishing Designee (ASCAP) / Divine Pimp Publishing (ASCAP) / Jajapo Music Inc. (ASCAP) / Universal Songs-MGB Songs (ASCAP)
Produced by Erykah Badu / Control Freaq Records
Recorded at The Badudio & World Witness Studios, Dallas, TX
Engineered & mixed [...] at World Witness Studios
Contains elements from (Telephone) J. Poyser, A. Thompson, E. Wright, Divine Pimp Publishing (ASCAP), Jajapo Music inc. (ASCAP), Universal Songs-MGB Songs (ASCAP).

B3. Dial’Afreaq
Published by Divine Pimp Publishing (ASCAP) / Zach Witness Publishing Designee (ASCAP) / Tpyge Music (BMI) / Callon-Love Music (BMI) / Embassy Music Corp. (BMI)
Produced by Erykah Badu / Control Freaq Records
Recorded at The Badudio & World Witness Studios, Dallas, TX
Engineered & mixed [...] at World Witness Studios
"Dial-A-Freak" by Egyptian Lover (G. Broussard, R. Clayton) permission courtesy of Tpyge Music (BMI) & Callon-Love Music (BMI), Embassy Music Corp. (BMI).

B4. I'll Call U Back
Published by Divine Pimp Publishing (ASCAP) / Zach Witness Publishing Designee (ASCAP) / Longitude Music (BMI)
Produced by Erykah Badu / Control Freaq Records
Recorded at The Badudio & World Witness Studios, Dallas, TX
Engineered & mixed [...] at World Witness Studios
Contains replayed elements from "Why Can't We Live Together" (T. Thomas), EMI Longitude Music (BMI).

B5. Hello
Published by Divine Pimp Publishing (ASCAP) / NAT Booty Music/BMG Chrysalis (ASCAP) / Zach Witness Publishing Designee (ASCAP) / Screen Gems-EMI Music Inc. (BMI)
Produced by Erykah Badu / Control Freaq Records
Recorded at The Badudio & World Witness Studios, Dallas, TX
Engineered & mixed [...] at World Witness Studios
Contains elements of "Hello It's Me" (T. Rundgren), Screen Gems-EMI Music Inc. (BMI)

All tracks ℗ 2015 Motown Records, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.
Cover artwork © 2015 Erykah Badu under exclusive license to Motown Records, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

Mastered [...] at Capitol Mastering, Hollywood, CA

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 6 02557 08607 2
  • Matrix / Runout: S-98423 B002547501-A GI [Symbol]
  • Matrix / Runout: B002547501-B S-98424 GI [Symbol]
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (5 of 8) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
2567268741, VMP-028 Erykah Badu But You Caint Use My Phone(LP, Club, Mixtape, RE, Cle) Motown, Vinyl Me, Please, Control Freaq Records 2567268741, VMP-028 US 2018 Sell This Version
none Erykah Badu But You Caint Use My Phone(CDr, Ltd, Mixtape, Promo) Universal Music Group, Motown, Control Freaq Records none Japan 2015 Sell This Version
none Erykah Badu But You Caint Use My Phone(11xFile, FLAC, Mixtape) Control Freaq Records, Motown none US 2015
0602557086072 Erykah Badu But You Caint Use My Phone(LP, Album, Mixtape) Motown, Control Freaq Records 0602557086072 Europe 2016 Sell This Version
none Erykah Badu But You Caint Use My Phone(CDr, Ltd, Mixtape) Not On Label none US 2017 Sell This Version

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garabay

garabay

December 9, 2016

Some kind of flaw that causes end of last track side B to skip. Anyone else?
jermainejagger

jermainejagger

November 29, 2016
edited over 2 years ago

Was this marketed as 180gram because it sure doesnt feel as heavy as any 180gram records i own.
Regardless it sounds amazing! Very happy it was released on vinyl!
But someone may wanna change the 180gram info on here..
Mit_

Mit_

November 11, 2016
/1500 on clear vinyl for black Friday RSD. 1500... and i know i work that day. guh