Kanye West ‎– 808s & Heartbreak

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Roc-A-Fella Records ‎– 602517931596
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1 Say You Will
Arranged By [Strings], Conductor [Strings] – Larry GoldBacking Vocals – Mr. Hudson*, Tony Williams (3)Bass – Miles Davis (2)Cello – James J. Cooper III*, Jennie LorenzoChoir – Glenn Jordan (2), Jim Gilstrap, Kevin Dorsey, Phillip Ingram, Romeo Johnson, The Kadockadee Kwire, Will WheatonEngineer [Assistant, Strings] – John Stahl, Montez Roberts, Rick FriedrichEngineer [Strings] – Jeff ChestekKeyboards – Jeff BhaskerMixed By – Manny MarroquinMixed By [Assisted By] – Christian Plata, Erik MadridProducer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Andrew Dawson, Anthony KilhofferRecorded By [Assistant, Avex] – Christian Mochizuki, Gaylord Homomalia*Recorded By [Assistant, Glenwood] – Chad Carlisle, Isha ErskineViola – Alexandra Leem, Davis BarnettViolin – Charles Parker, Emma Kummrow, Gregory Teperman, Igor Szwec, Luigi Mazzochi*, Olga KonopelskyWritten-By – D. Mills*, J. Jenkins*, J. Bhasker*
6:17
2 Welcome To Hearbreak
Arranged By [Strings], Conductor [Strings] – Larry GoldBacking Vocals – Jeff BhaskerBass – Miles Davis (2)Cello – James J. Cooper III*, Jennie LorenzoCo-producer – Jeff Bhasker, Plain PatEngineer [Assistant, Strings] – John Stahl, Montez Roberts, Rick FriedrichEngineer [Strings] – Jeff ChestekFeaturing – Kid CudiKeyboards – Jeff BhaskerMixed By – Manny MarroquinMixed By [Assisted By] – Christian Plata, Erik MadridProducer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Andrew Dawson, Anthony Kilhoffer, Ryan WestRecorded By [Assistant, Avex] – Christian Mochizuki, Gaylord Homomalia*Recorded By [Assistant, Glenwood] – Chad Carlisle, Isha ErskineViola – Alexandra Leem, Davis BarnettViolin – Charles Parker, Emma Kummrow, Gregory Teperman, Igor Szwec, Luigi Mazzochi*, Olga KonopelskyWritten-By – J. Bhasker*, P. Reynolds*, S. Mescudi*
4:23
3 Heartless
Co-producer – No I.D.Keyboards – Jeff BhaskerMixed By – Manny MarroquinMixed By [Assisted By] – Christian Plata, Erik MadridProducer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Andrew Dawson, Anthony KilhofferRecorded By [Assistant, Avex] – Christian Mochizuki, Gaylord Homomalia*Recorded By [Assistant, Glenwood] – Chad Carlisle, Isha ErskineWritten-By – E. Wilson*, M. Jones*, S. Mescudi*
3:31
4 Amazing
Backing Vocals – Mr. Hudson*, Tony Williams (3)Co-producer – Jeff BhaskerFeaturing – Young JeezyKeyboards – Jeff BhaskerMixed By – Manny MarroquinMixed By [Assisted By] – Christian Plata, Erik MadridProducer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Andrew Dawson, Anthony KilhofferRecorded By [Assistant, Avex] – Christian Mochizuki, Gaylord Homomalia*Recorded By [Assistant, Glenwood] – Chad Carlisle, Isha ErskineWritten-By – D. Mills*, J. Jenkins*, J. Bhasker*, M. Jones*
3:58
5 Love Lockdown
Co-producer – Jeff BhaskerKeyboards – Jeff BhaskerPercussion – Gibi, Lula Almeida, Rodney Dassis, Zé BrunoProducer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Andrew DawsonWritten-By – J. Englishman*, J. Bhasker*, L. Menzies*, M. Jones*
4:30
6 Paranoid
Backing Vocals – Kid CudiCo-producer – Jeff Bhasker, Plain PatKeyboards – Jeff BhaskerMixed By – Manny MarroquinMixed By [Assisted By] – Christian Plata, Erik MadridProducer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Andrew Dawson, Anthony KilhofferRecorded By [Assistant, Avex] – Christian Mochizuki, Gaylord Homomalia*Recorded By [Assistant, Glenwood] – Chad Carlisle, Isha ErskineVocals – Mr. Hudson*Written-By – D. Mills*, J. Bhasker*, P. Reynolds*, S. Mescudi*
4:37
7 RoboCop
Arranged By [Strings], Conductor [Strings] – Larry GoldBacking Vocals – Jeff Bhasker, Tony Williams (3)Bass – Miles Davis (2)Cello – James J. Cooper III*, Jennie LorenzoEngineer [Assistant, Strings] – John Stahl, Montez Roberts, Rick FriedrichEngineer [Strings] – Jeff ChestekKeyboards – Jeff BhaskerMixed By – Manny MarroquinMixed By [Assisted By] – Christian Plata, Erik MadridProducer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Andrew Dawson, Anthony KilhofferRecorded By [Assistant, Avex] – Christian Mochizuki, Gaylord Homomalia*Recorded By [Assistant, Glenwood] – Chad Carlisle, Isha ErskineViola – Alexandra Leem, Davis BarnettViolin – Charles Parker, Emma Kummrow, Gregory Teperman, Igor Szwec, Luigi Mazzochi*, Olga KonopelskyWritten-By – D. Mills*, F. Najm*, J. Jenkins*, J. Englishman*, J. Bhasker*, M. Jones*, P. Doyle*, S. Mescudi*, A. Williams*
4:34
8 Street Lights
Backing Vocals – Esthero, Tony Williams (3)Co-producer – Mr. Hudson*Keyboards – Jeff BhaskerMixed By – Manny MarroquinMixed By [Assisted By] – Christian Plata, Erik MadridProducer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Andrew Dawson, Anthony KilhofferRecorded By [Assistant, Avex] – Christian Mochizuki, Gaylord Homomalia*Recorded By [Assistant, Glenwood] – Chad Carlisle, Isha ErskineWritten-By – B. McIldowie*, J. Englishman*, A. Williams*
3:09
9 Bad News
Arranged By [Strings], Conductor [Strings] – Larry GoldBass – Miles Davis (2)Cello – James J. Cooper III*, Jennie LorenzoEngineer [Assistant, Strings] – John Stahl, Montez Roberts, Rick FriedrichEngineer [Strings] – Jeff ChestekKeyboards – Jeff BhaskerMixed By – Manny MarroquinMixed By [Assisted By] – Christian Plata, Erik MadridProducer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Andrew Dawson, Anthony KilhofferRecorded By [Assistant, Avex] – Christian Mochizuki, Gaylord Homomalia*Recorded By [Assistant, Glenwood] – Chad Carlisle, Isha ErskineViola – Alexandra Leem, Davis BarnettViolin – Charles Parker, Emma Kummrow, Gregory Teperman, Igor Szwec, Luigi Mazzochi*, Olga KonopelskyWritten-By – G. Bass*
3:58
10 See You In My Nightmares
Arranged By [Strings], Conductor [Strings] – Larry GoldBass – Miles Davis (2)Cello – James J. Cooper III*, Jennie LorenzoCo-producer – No I.D.Engineer [Assistant, Strings] – John Stahl, Montez Roberts, Rick FriedrichEngineer [Strings] – Jeff ChestekFeaturing – Lil' Wayne*Keyboards – Jeff BhaskerMixed By – Manny MarroquinMixed By [Assisted By] – Christian Plata, Erik MadridProducer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Andrew Dawson, Anthony KilhofferRecorded By [Assistant, Avex] – Christian Mochizuki, Gaylord Homomalia*Recorded By [Assistant, Glenwood] – Chad Carlisle, Isha ErskineViola – Alexandra Leem, Davis BarnettViolin – Charles Parker, Emma Kummrow, Gregory Teperman, Igor Szwec, Luigi Mazzochi*, Olga KonopelskyWritten-By – D. Carter*, E. Wilson*, J. Bhasker*
4:18
11 Coldest Winter
Co-producer – Jeff Bhasker, No I.D.Keyboards – Jeff BhaskerMixed By – Manny MarroquinMixed By [Assisted By] – Christian Plata, Erik MadridProducer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Andrew Dawson, Anthony KilhofferRecorded By [Assistant, Avex] – Christian Mochizuki, Gaylord Homomalia*Recorded By [Assistant, Glenwood] – Chad Carlisle, Isha ErskineWritten-By – E. Wilson*, R. Orzabal*
2:45
12 Pinocchio Story (Live From Singapore) 6:01

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The sticker on the front cover with title, artist etc was on the shrinkwrap and is usually not on the actual packaging. the digipak opens on the left side, just like the "Graduation" album.

Includes a two sided poster (one side featuring Kanye in a suit, the other with Kanye and his mother [while he is kissing her on the cheek])

Enhanced part features only weblinks to various Kanye-related web sites

Tracks 1 to 4, 6 to 11 recorded at Glenwood Studios, Burbank, CA. and Avex Recording Studio, Honolulu, HI.
track 2 recorded at Glenwood Studios, Burbank, CA. and Avex Recording Studio, Honolulu, HI. and at Chung King Studios, NYC.
Tracks 1 to 4, 6 to 11 mixed at Larrabee Studios North, Los Angeles, CA.
Mastered at Universal Music Studios East, NYC.

Track 7, "RoboCop", embodies portions of "Kissing In The Rain" written by P. Doyle published by TCF Music Publishing Inc. (ASCAP)
Track 9, "Bad News", contains a sample of the recording "See Line Woman" as performed by Nina Simone. Used under licence from Universal Music Enterprises. Used by permission. Written by George Bass. Published by WB Music Corp. (ASCAP).
Track 11, "Coldest Winter", embodies an interpolation of "Memories Fade" written by Roland Orzabal and published by Chrysalis Songs (BMI)

Track 12 is unlisted.

℗© 2008 Roc A Fella Records, LLC. Manufactured and marketed by The Island Def Jam Group, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.
Made in the EU.

Publishers:
1. Please Gimme My Publishing Inc. / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI) / Above The Line (BMI) / Young Jeezy Music (BMI)

2. Please Gimme My Publishing Inc. / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI) / Above The Line (BMI) / Copyright Control / Elsie's Baby Boy Publishing (ASCAP)

3. Please Gimme My Publishing Inc. / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI) / Invisible Music / Chrysalis Publishing (BMI) / Elsie's Baby Boy Publishing (ASCAP) / Jabriel Iz Myne (ASCAP)

4. Please Gimme My Publishing Inc. / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI) / Jabriel Iz Myne (ASCAP) / Get Ya Frog On Publishing (BMI) / Above The Line (BMI) / Young Jeezy Music (BMI)

5. Please Gimme My Publishing Inc. / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI) / Above The Line (BMI) / EMI April Music Inc. / EMI April Music Canada Ltd. / Stinky Minky Music (SOCAN) / All rights for Stinky Minky Music controlled and administered by EMI April Music Inc. (ASCAP) / Jabriel Iz Myne (ASCAP) / Copyright Control

6. Please Gimme My Publishing Inc. / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI) / Copyright Control / Elsie's Baby Boy Publishing (ASCAP) / Get Ya Frog On Publishing (BMI) / Above The Line (BMI)

7. Please Gimme My Publishing Inc. / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI) / EMI April Music Inc. / EMI April Music Canada Ltd. / Stinky Minky Music (SOCAN) / All rights for Stinky Minky Music controlled and administered by EMI April Music Inc. (ASCAP) / Jabriel Iz Myne (ASCAP) / Get Ya Frog On Publishing (BMI) / Elsie's Baby Boy Publishing (ASCAP) / Penafire Music (BMI) / Above The Line (BMI) / Nappypub Music / Universal Music-Z-Songs (BMI) / Young Jeezy Music (BMI) / TCF Music Publishing Inc. (ASCAP)

8. Please Gimme My Publishing Inc. / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI) / Stinky Minky Music (SOCAN) / All rights for Stinky Minky Music controlled and administered by EMI April Music Inc. (ASCAP) / Penafire Music (BMI) / Copyright Control

9. Please Gimme My Publishing Inc. / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI) / WB Music Corp. (ASCAP)

10. Please Gimme My Publishing Inc. / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI) / Invisible Music / Chrysalis Publishing (BMI) / Above The Line (BMI) / Young Money Publishing Inc. / Warner Chappell Music (BMI)

11. Please Gimme My Publishing Inc. / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI) / Invisible Music / Chrysalis Publishing (BMI) / Chrysalis Songs (BMI)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 6 02517 93159 6
  • Barcode (Scanned): 602517931596
  • Label Code: LC08427
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SABAM
  • Matrix / Runout: 06025 179 315-9 * 52229170
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LV26
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0135

Other Versions (5 of 29) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
B0012198-02 Kanye West 808s & Heartbreak(CD, Album) Roc-A-Fella Records B0012198-02 US 2008 Sell This Version
CT006 Kanye West 808s & Heartbreak(Cass, Album, Unofficial) ChannelTapes CT006 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
60251787279 Kanye West 808s & Heartbreak(CD, Album) Roc-A-Fella Records 60251787279 Brazil 2008 Sell This Version
602517872790 Kanye West 808s & Heartbreak(CD, Album, Enh, RE, RP) Roc-A-Fella Records 602517872790 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
1791341 Kanye West 808s & Heartbreak(CD, Album, Enh, Car) Roc-A-Fella Records 1791341 Europe 2008 Sell This Version

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