Method Man ‎– Tical

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Def Jam Recordings ‎– 529 174-2
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1 Tical
Engineer [Assistant Mix Engineer] – David SealyEngineer [Mix Engineer] – John WydrycsRecorded By – Method Man, The Rza*Written-By – C. Smith*, R. Diggs*
3:57
2 Biscuits
Engineer [Assistant Mix Engineer] – David SealyEngineer [Mix Engineer] – John WydrycsRecorded By – The Rza*Written-By – C. Smith*, R. Diggs*
2:49
3 Bring The Pain
Engineer [Assistant Mix Engineer] – J. Nicholas*Engineer [Mix Engineer] – Rich Keller*Engineer [Recording Engineer] – "The Rza"*Recorded By – The Rza*Vocals [Additional Vocals] – Booster (3)Written-By – C. Smith*, R. Diggs*
3:09
4 All I Need
Engineer [Assistant Mix Engineer] – David SealyEngineer [Mix Engineer] – John WydrycsEngineer [Recording Engineer] – "The Rza"*Recorded By – The Rza*Written-By – C. Smith*, R. Diggs*
3:16
5 What The Blood Clot
Engineer [Assistant Engineer] – David SealyEngineer [Engineer] – John WydrycsWritten-By – C. Smith*, R. Diggs*
3:24
6 Meth Vs. Chef
Engineer – Ethan Royman*Featuring [Appears] – "Raekwon"*Written-By – C. Smith*, C. Woods*, R. Diggs*
3:36
7 Sub Crazy
Co-producer – 4th DiscipleEngineer [Assistant Mix Engineer] – David SealyEngineer [Mix Engineer] – John WydrycsRecorded By – Method Man, The Rza*Written-By – C. Smith*, R. Diggs*
2:15
8 Release Yo' Delf
Backing Vocals – Blue RaspberryEngineer [Assistant Mix Engineer] – David SealyEngineer [Mix Engineer] – John WydrycsRecorded By – Method Man, The Rza*Written-By – C. Smith*, R. Diggs*
4:15
9 P.L.O. Style
Co-producer – Method ManEngineer – Jack HerscaEngineer [Assistant Engineer] – J. Nicholas*Vocals [Additional Vocals] – Carlton FiskWritten-By – C. Fisk*, C. Smith*, R. Diggs*
2:36
10 I Get My Thang In Action
Engineer – Ethan Royman*Written-By – C. Smith*, R. Diggs*
3:45
11 Mr. Sandman
Backing Vocals – Blue RaspberryEngineer – Jack HerscaEngineer [Assistant Engineer] – J. Nicholas*Vocals [Additional] – Carlton Fisk, Inspector Deck*, The Rza*, Street ThugWritten-By – C. Smith*, G. Cooney, J. Hunter*, P. Charles*, R. Diggs*
3:37
12 Stimulation
Backing Vocals – Blue RaspberryEngineer [Assistant Mix Engineer] – David SealyEngineer [Mix Engineer] – John WydrycsRecorded By – The Rza*Written-By – C. Smith*, R. Diggs*
3:46
13 Method Man (Remix)
Engineer – Kevin ThomasEngineer [Assistant Engineer] – Ken Ifill*Written-By – C. Smith*, R. Diggs*
3:18
14 I'll Be There For You/You're All I Need To Get By
Featuring – Mary J. BligePerformer ["Children's Story" Sample] – Slick RickPerformer ["Me & My Bitch" Sample] – The Notorious B.I.G.*Remix – Sean "Puffy" Combs*Written-By – C. Smith*, N. Ashford*, R. Diggs*, V. Simpson*Written-By ["Children's Story" Sample] – R. Walters*Written-By ["Me & My Bitch" Sample] – C. Wallace*, C. Thompson*, N. Glover*, R. Ellis*, S. Combs*Written-By ["You're All I Need To Get By" Interpolation] – N. Ashford/V. Simpson*
5:08

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Variant of Tical: made by PMDC, Germany, not by PMDC, UK.

Issued in a jewel case with clear tray and 8-panel foldout insert. Track 14 was not present on the original 1994 release.

Tracks 1 to 4, 7, 8: recorded at 36 Chambers, Staten Island, NY. Mixed at Chung King, NYC.
Tracks 5, 9: recorded and mixed at Chung King, NYC.
Track 6: recorded and mixed at Firehouse Studios, NYC. "Raekwon" appears courtesy of Loud Records.
Track 10: recorded and mixed at Firehouse Studios, NYC.
Track 11: recorded and mixed at Chung King, NYC. "The Rza" appears courtesy of Loud Records.
Track 12: recorded at 36 Chambers, Staten Island, NY.
Track 13: recorded and mixed at Platinum Island, NYC.
Track 14: remixed for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc. Contains an interpolation of "You're All I Need To Get By". Contains a sample from "Children's Story". Contains a sample from "Me & My Bitch". Mary J. Blige appears courtesy of Uptown Records.

Produced for Wu-Tang Productions.

℗ 1994 Def Jam Recordings except 14 ℗ 1995 Def Jam Recordings. © 1994 Def Jam Recordings. Rush Associated Labels exclusively licensed to Mercury excluding U.K., France and U.S.A. Marketed and distributed in U.K. and France by Island Records.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 31452 91742 3
  • Barcode (String): 731452917423
  • Rights Society (Back cover): BIEM STEMRA
  • Matrix / Runout (CD face): BIEM/MCPS
  • Label Code: LC 0268
  • Price Code: PY 900
  • Matrix / Runout (Variants 1, 3): 529 174-2 02 + MADE IN GERMANY BY PMDC P
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): 529 174-2 02 + MADE IN GERMANY BY PMDC O
  • Mastering SID Code (Variants 1 to 3): IFPI L002
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 01T7
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 01F8
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 01C9

Other Versions (5 of 37) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
314 523 839-2 Method Man Tical(CD, Album) Def Jam Recordings 314 523 839-2 USA & Canada 1994 Sell This Version
523 839-2 Method Man Tical(CD, Album) Def Jam Recordings 523 839-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
583 529-1 Method Man Tical(2xLP, Album, RE, Unofficial) Def Jam Recordings 583 529-1 UK 2004 Sell This Version
542 460-2 Method Man Tical(CD, Album, Enh, RE, RM, RP) Def Jam Recordings 542 460-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
314 523 839-2 INO2 Method Man Tical(CD, Album) Def Jam Recordings 314 523 839-2 INO2 US 1994 Sell This Version

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