SWV ‎– Release Some Tension

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RCA ‎– 07863 67525-2, BMG ‎– 07863 67525-2, Peeps Republic ‎– 67525-2
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1 Someone
Backing Vocals [Additional Backing Vocals By] – Kelly PriceEngineer [Second Engineer] – Lynn Montrose, Rasheed GoodloweFeaturing – Sean "Puffy” Combs*Lead Vocals [All Lead Vocals Performed By], Backing Vocals [All Background Vocals Performed By] – Cheryl “Coko” Gamble*, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons*, SWV, Tamara “Taj” Johnson*Mixed By – Michael PattersonProducer – Jay Dub*, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer [Vocal Production] – Kelly Price, Troy TaylorProgrammed By [Additional Programming] – Stevie J.*Recorded By – Joe PerreraWritten-By – Pierre*, Walker*, Graham*, Price*, Combs*, Darden*Written-By [“Ten Crack Commandments” Portions Written By] – Martin*, Christopher WallaceWritten-By [“The World Is Filled” Portions Written By] – Christopher Wallace, Deric Angelettie*, Kit Walker, Mason Betha, Sean Combs, Todd Shaw
4:05
2 Release Some Tension
Backing Vocals [Additional Backing Vocals By] – Kelly PriceCo-producer – John “Jade” Daniels*Drum Programming – Majesty (2)Electric Piano [Wurlitzer] – Jade (126)Featuring – Foxy BrownGuitar – Mark Gibbs*Lead Vocals [All Lead Vocals Performed By], Backing Vocals [All Background Vocals Performed By] – Cheryl “Coko” Gamble*, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons*, SWV, Tamara “Taj” Johnson*Management [Producer Representative] – Blue Horseshoe Entertainment, Lyndon RoachProducer – Roderick “Majesty” Wiggins*Producer [Vocal Production By] – Don Pooh, Kelly Price, Kevin EvansProgrammed By [Keyboard Programming] – Jade (126)Programmed By [Keyboard Progreamming] – Majesty (2)Recorded By – Eliud "Lou" OrtizRecorded By [Assistant] – Andy SalasWritten-By – Marchand*, Daniels*, Elliott*, Wiggins*Written-By [“Collage” Portions Written By] – E. Green*
4:05
3 Lose My Cool
Featuring – RedmanLead Vocals [All Lead Vocals Performed By], Backing Vocals [All Background Vocals Performed By] – Cheryl “Coko” Gamble*, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons*, SWV, Tamara “Taj” Johnson*Mixed By – Ken Lewis, Malik PendletonProducer [Vocal Production By] – Malik Pendleton, Mary BrownProducer, Arranged By [Vocal Arrangements By], Instruments [All Instruments Played By] – Malik PendletonRecorded By – Commissioner Gordon, Eliud "Lou" Ortiz, Ken LewisWritten-By – Pendleton*, Noble*
4:38
4 Love Like This
Featuring – Lil' Ceasar*Instruments [All Instruments Played By], Arranged By [Rhythm And Vocal Arrangements By] – Troy TaylorLead Vocals [All Lead Vocals Performed By], Backing Vocals [All Background Vocals Performed By] – Cheryl “Coko” Gamble*, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons*, SWV, Tamara “Taj” Johnson*Mixed By – Kevin “KD” Davis*Producer – Charles Farrar, The Characters, Troy TaylorRecorded By – Paul LogusWritten-By – Farrar*, Jones*, Taylor*Written-By [“Raindance” Portions Written By] – Jeff Lorber
3:46
5 Can We
Engineer – Jimmy Douglas*Engineer [Assistant Engineer] – “Drew"*Featuring, Rap – Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott*Lead Vocals [All Lead Vocals Performed By], Backing Vocals [All Background Vocals Performed By] – Cheryl “Coko” Gamble*, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons*, SWV, Tamara “Taj” Johnson*Mixed By – Jimmy Douglas*, TimbalandProducer – TimbalandWritten-By – Elliott*, Mosley*
4:51
6 Rain
Electric Bass, Acoustic Guitar – Michael GregoryKeyboards [Keys], Bass [Key Bass] – BAM*Lead Vocals [All Lead Vocals Performed By], Backing Vocals [All Background Vocals Performed By] – Cheryl “Coko” Gamble*, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons*, SWV, Tamara “Taj” Johnson*Producer – Brian A. Morgan*Recorded By, Mixed By – Larry FunkWritten-By – Brian Alexander Morgan
4:25
7 Give It Up
Backing Vocals [Additional Backing Vocals By] – Kelly PriceFeaturing – Lil' KimInstruments – Stevie J.*Instruments [Additional Instruments By] – Bryan Attmore*Lead Vocals [All Lead Vocals Performed By], Backing Vocals [All Background Vocals Performed By] – Cheryl “Coko” Gamble*, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons*, SWV, Tamara “Taj” Johnson*Management [Producer Management] – LaTrice Shaw, Sean CombsMixed By – “Prince Charles” Alexander*Producer – Deric “D. Dot” Angelettie*, Lantz “Wet” Mitchell*Producer [Vocal Production] – Alvaughn Jackson, Kelly PriceRecorded By – Steph Dent*Written-By – Angelettie*, Price*, Jones*
4:41
8 Come And Get Some
Featuring – E-40Guitar – Tree (31)Lead Vocals [All Lead Vocals Performed By], Backing Vocals [All Background Vocals Performed By] – Cheryl “Coko” Gamble*, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons*, SWV, Tamara “Taj” Johnson*Mixed By – Kevin “KD” Davis*, Marc KinchenProducer, Programmed By [All Programming By], Keyboards [All Keyboards By] – Marc KinchenRecorded By – Al Eaton, Brian KincaidWritten-By – Gamble*, Stevens*, Kinchen*
4:23
9 When U Cry
Arranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Harve Pierre*, Mark South, Patricia Deige MuldrowBass, Recorded By – Rich KellerDrum Programming – A.D. Perez*Drums – Freddy Levine*Guitar – Jeremy James, Rich KellerKeyboards – Keith Winfield, Kevin PerezLead Vocals [All Lead Vocals Performed By], Backing Vocals [All Background Vocals Performed By] – Cheryl “Coko” Gamble*, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons*, SWV, Tamara “Taj” Johnson*Mixed By – Kevin “KD” Davis*, Trauma UnitProducer – K. Perez*, A.D. Perez*Written-By – Ellis*, K. Perez*, Muldrow*, Richmond*, Locke, Jr.*, A. Perez*
4:31
10 Lose Myself
Instruments [All Instruments By], Arranged By [Rhythm And Vocal Arrangements By] – Troy TaylorLead Vocals [All Lead Vocals Performed By], Backing Vocals [All Background Vocals Performed By] – Cheryl “Coko” Gamble*, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons*, SWV, Tamara “Taj” Johnson*Mixed By – Kevin “KD” Davis*Producer – Charles Farrar, The Characters, Troy TaylorRecorded By – Kevin ThomasWritten-By – Farrar*, Beckman*, Taylor*
4:38
11 Here For You
Arranged By [Vocal Arrangements By] – Johnta Austin, Troy TaylorInstruments [All Instruments By], Arranged By [Rhythm Arrangements By] – Troy TaylorLead Vocals [All Lead Vocals Performed By], Backing Vocals [All Background Vocals Performed By] – Cheryl “Coko” Gamble*, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons*, SWV, Tamara “Taj” Johnson*Mixed By – Jean-Marie HorvatProducer – Charles Farrar, The Characters, Troy TaylorRecorded By – Ben GarrisonWritten-By – Farrar*, Austin*, Evans*, Taylor*
4:53
12 Gettin' Funky
Engineer [Assistant Recording Engineer] – Kevin TageFeaturing – Snoop Doggy Dogg*Instruments [All Instruments Played By] – Marc KinchenLead Vocals [All Lead Vocals Performed By], Backing Vocals [All Background Vocals Performed By] – Cheryl “Coko” Gamble*, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons*, SWV, Tamara “Taj” Johnson*Mixed By – Kevin “KD” Davis*, Kevin Evans, Marc KinchenProducer – Kevin Evans, Marc KinchenRecorded By – Ken Lewis, Kevin HaywoodVocals [All Vocals Excluding Rap Performed By] – SWVWritten-By – C. Broadus*Written-By [“Misdemeanor” Samples Written By] – Lyon Sylvers*
4:19

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Notes

Track 1 [published by] Justin Combs Publishing, administered by EMI-April Music, Inc. / Dub’s World, administered by HGL Music Publishing (ASCAP) / Harve Pierre Publishing (BMI) / Rhythm Blunt Music / Price Is Right Publishing / MCA / Big Poppa Music / Gifted Pearl-EMI (ASCAP) / Strand Music, administered by Zomba (BMI) / M. Bertha Publishing / Lion Head Music (ASCAP) / Jackson Ave. Music (BMI). This composition embodies portions of “Ten Crack Commandments”, published by Big Poppa Music / Justin Combs Publishing / Gifted Pearl Music / EMI April Music (ASCAP) and “The World Is Filled”, published by Big Poppa Music / Justin Combs Publishing (ASCAP) / Strand Music (BMI) / M. Bertha Publishing / Lion Head Music (ASCAP) / Wind Tiger Music (BMI). Produced for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc. and for Dub’s World Productions, Inc. / Noontime Music, Inc. Additional programming for Stevie J. Productions / BBE. Vocal production for Character Music Production. Recorded at Daddy’s House Recording Studios, NYC. Mixed at Daddy’s House Recording Studios, NYC. Second engineering for Daddy’s House Recording Studios, NYC.

Track 2 [published by] Yo Highness Music (BMI) / Jade Daniels Music / Mass Confusion (ASCAP) / Pork Music (ASCAP). This composition embodies portions of “Collage”, published by Pamoja Music. Produced for Soul Shack Entertainment. Co-produced for Soul Shack Entertainment. Recorded at The Hit Factory Recording Studios, NYC. Mixed at Electric Lady Studios, NYC. Foxy Brown appears courtesy of Violator Records / Def Jam Music Group.

Track 3 [published by] C. Pendleton / Zavy Music, Inc. (ASCAP) / Careers-BMG Music Publishing (BMI) / Funky Noble Productions. Produced for “Zavy” Music. Recorded at Axis Studio, Sony Music Studios and Soundtrack Recording Studios, NYC. Redman appears courtesy of Rush Associated Labels Recording.

Track 4 [published by] Kharatroy Music / B. Black Music (ASCAP) / Un Deas Music, administered by Warner Chappell Music / EMI Blackwood Music (BMI). This composition embodies portions of “Raindance”, published by EMI Blackwood Music (BMI). Sample from “Raindance” performed by Jeff Lorber used courtesy of Arista Records, Inc. Produced for Character Music Corporation. Recorded at Soundtrack Recording Studios, NYC. Mixed at Larrabee Studios North, Universal City, CA. Lil' Caesar appears courtesy of Un Deas Recordings / Big Beat / Atlantic Records.

Track 5 [published by] Mass Confusion Music / Virginia Beach Music (both administered by WB Music Corp.) (ASCAP). Recorded at Master Sound Studio, Virginia Beach, VA. Mixed at Studio 56, Los Angeles, CA. ℗1997 LaFace Records.

Track 6 [published by] Bam Jams Music / Music Corp. / MCA. (BMI). Recorded at The B Section, Laguna, CA. Mixed at Right Track Recording Studios, NYC.

Track 7 [published by] Price Is Right Publishing / Un Deas Music (BMI), administered Warner Chappell Music / Crazy Cat Catalog (ASCAP). Contains samples from “No Tricks” by The 45 King, courtesy of Tuff City Records. Produced for The Mystery System / Bad Boy Entertainment and for Liquid Wet Entertainment, NYC. Instruments for Steven A. Jordan Music / Bad Boy Productions, Inc. Recorded at Battery Studios and Sony Music Studios, NYC. Mixed at Battery Studios, NYC. Lil' Kim appears courtesy of Un Deas Recordings / Big Beat / Atlantic Records.

Track 8 [published by] Big On Blue Music / Rashida Music, administered by Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI) for the U.S. and Canada / E-Forty Music Publishing / Zomba Songs, Inc., administered by Zomba Songs, Inc. (ASCAP). Produced for Area 10 Productions. Recorded at Platinum Island Recording Studios, NYC and at One Little Indian Studios, Richmond, CA. Mixed at Larrabee Studios North, Universal City, CA. E-40 appears courtesy of Sick Wid’ It / Jive Records.

Track 9 [published by] Trauma Unit Music / BMG Songs (ASCAP) / Deige Publishing / Songs Of All Nations (BMI). Produced for Trauma Unit Productions. Recorded at Sony Music Studios, NYC. Mixed at Quad Recording Studios, NYC.

Track 10 [published by] Kharatroy Music / B. Black Music (ASCAP) / Careers-BMG Music Publishing (BMI). Produced for Character Music Corporation. Recorded at Electric Lady Recording Studios, NYC. Mixed at Larrabee North Recording Studios, Universal City, CA.

Track 11 [published by] Kharatroy Music / B. Black Music / Naked Under My Clothes / K-Star Music (ASCAP). Produced for Character Music Corporation. Recorded at The Cutting Room, NYC. Mixed at Sony Music Studios, NYC.

Tack 12 [published by] Big On Blue Music / Rashida Music, administered by Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI) for the U.S. and Canada / Suge Publishing / Ain’t Nuthin’ Goin’ On But Fu-kin’ (ASCAP). Contains samples from “Misdemeanor”, published by Dotted Lion Music c/o Warner/Chappell Music (ASCAP). All instruments played for Area 10 Productions. Recorded at House Of Blue Studios, Memphis, TN and at Chung King Recording Studios, NYC. Assistant recording engineered at House Of Blues Studios, NYC. Mixed at Larrabee Studios North, Universal City, CA. Snoop Doggy Dogg appears courtesy of Death Row Records.

Kelly Price appears courtesy of Island Records.

Mastered at Masterdisk, NYC.

On inlay:
Distributed by BMG Music Canada Inc. Distribué par Musique BMG du Canada Inc. Printed in Canada. ℗&© 1997 BMG Entertainment.

In booklet:
© 1997 BMG Entertainment

On disc:
The RCA Records Label is a unit of BMG Entertainment. ©&℗ 1997 BMG Entertainment.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 7863-67525-2 5
  • Barcode: 078636752525
  • Matrix / Runout: #970725OO 07863675252
  • Matrix / Runout (Mother / Stamper Code): 23
  • Matrix / Runout (Hub): 3
  • Pressing Plant ID (Located In Matrix Ring): CINRAM
  • Mastering SID Code: L382
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 6000

Other Versions (5 of 9) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
07863 67525-1 SWV Release Some Tension(2xLP, Album) RCA 07863 67525-1 US 1997 Sell This Version
74321 49316 1 SWV Release Some Tension(2xLP, Album) RCA 74321 49316 1 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
07863 67525-2 SWV Release Some Tension(CD, Album) RCA 07863 67525-2 US 1997 Sell This Version
74321493164 SWV Release Some Tension(Cass, Album) RCA 74321493164 Thailand 1997 Sell This Version
862 67525 SWV Release Some Tension(CD, Album, Club) RCA 862 67525 US 1997 Sell This Version

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