The Roots ‎– Phrenology

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1 Phrentow
Cello – Ken Golder, Michelle Golder, Nuah Vi, Sarah ChuiFeaturing – Ursula RuckerMixed By – Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson, Tom CoyneProducer – Omar EdwardsRecorded By – Steve MandelRecorded By [Assisted] – Shinobu MitsuokaWritten By – Thompson/Rucker/Edwards
0:20
2 Rock You
Engineer – Jon "whew! what's that" Smelts*, Russ "The Dragon" Elevado*Engineer [Assistance] – Caliph Gamble, Steve Mandel, Vince Dilorenzo*Mixed By – Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson, Richard Nichols, Russ "The Dragon" Elevado*Mixed By [Assistance] – Ray WIlson, Steve MandelProducer – DJ ScratchRecorded By – Robert "LB" DorseyRecorded By [Assistance] – Charles McCrory*Written By – Trotter/Spizey
3:12
3 !!!!!
Mixed By – Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson, Ben KenneyMixed By [Assistance] – Caliph GambleRecorded By – Carlos "Storm" MartinezRecorded By [Assistance] – Ray WilsonRecorded By, Mixed By – Jeff ChestekWritten By – Thomspon/Kenney/Hubbard
0:24
4 Sacrifice
Backing Vocals – Nelly FurtadoCo-producer – Kamal GrayElectric Piano [Rhodes] – Kamiah GrayMixed By – Bob PowerMixed By [Assistance] – Andy Brooks (3)Producer – Kamiah GrayRecorded By – Jeff Chestek, Jon "do not spell my name with an H!!!!" Smelts*, Robert "LB" DorseyRecorded By [Assistance] – Storm*, Gordon GassWritten By – Trotter/Thompson/Gray/Hubbard
4:44
5 Rolling With Heat
Featuring – Talib KweliMixed By – Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson, Jason Goldstein, Richard NicholsMixed By [Assistance] – Pablo ArrayaProducer – The RootsRecorded By – Jon SmeltzRecorded By [Assistance] – Gordon Gass, Vince Dilorenzo*Vocals – Dice RawWritten By – Trotter/Thompson/Gray/Jones/Greene/Jenkins
3:42
6 WAOK (AY) Rollcall
Featuring – Ursula RuckerMixed By – Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson, Tom CoyneRecorded By – Jeff ChestekRecorded By [Assistance], Mixed By – Caliph Gamble
1:00
7 Thought @ Work
Mixed By [Assistance] – Jon AdlerRecorded By – Gordon Gass, Jon Smelts*, Robert "LB" DorseyRecorded By [Assistance] – Ray Wilson, Steef Van De Gevel, Steve Mandel, Thomas "Giggles" Brown*, Vince Dilorenzo*Recorded By, Mixed By – Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson, Russ "The Dragon" Elevado*Written By – Trotter/Thompson/Hubbard/Gray/Kenney
4:43
8 The Seed 2.0
Mixed By – Ahmir '?uestlove' ThompsonMixed By [Assistance] – Steef Van De Gevel, Steve MandelProducer – Cody ChesnuTTRecorded By – Carlos "Storm" Martinez, Jon Smelts*Recorded By [Assistance] – Jesse Shatkin, Kurt Nepogoda, Ray WilsonRecorded By, Mixed By – Russ "The Dragon" Elevado*Vocals, Guitar – Cody ChesnuTTWritten By – Trotter/ChesnuTT
4:27
9 Break You Off
Arranged By [Vocal] – MusiqCello – Ken Golder, Michelle Golder, Nuah Vi, Sarah ChuiMixed By – Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson, Jason Goldstein, Richard NicholsMixed By [Assistance] – Pablo ArrayaProducer – Kamal GrayProducer [Vocal] – MusiqRecorded By – Carlos "Storm" Martinez, Jeff Chestek, Jim Bottari, Jon Smeltz, Ray "Boomer" Wilson*Recorded By [Assistance] – Andre Dandridge, Caliph Gamble, Gordon Goss, Vince Dilorenzo*Recorded By [Assistance], Mixed By [Assistance] – Andy Brooks (3)Recorded By, Mixed By – Bob PowerStrings – James PoyserVocals – Musiq Soulchild*Written By – Trotter/Thompson/Hubbard/Gray/Jones/Kenney/Jenkins/M. Soulchild/Scott
7:27
10A Water (A. The First Movement)
Co-producer – Kelo Saunders*Mixed By – Robert "LB" Dorsey, Russ "The Dragon" Elevado*Mixed By [Assistance] – Shinobu Mitsuoka, Thomas "Giggles" Brown*, Vince Dilorenzo*Producer – TahirRecorded By – Steve MandelRecorded By [Assistance] – Shawn Taylor (2)Written By – Trotter/Williams
10:24
10B Water (B. The Abyss / C. The Drowning)
Guitar – James Blood Ulmer, Jeff Lee Johnson*Instruments [Thermion] – James Gray (13)Keyboards [Moog] – James PoyserRecorded By – Russ "the Dragon" Elevado*, Steve MandelRecorded By [Assistance] – Steve Van De Gevel*Voice [Scream] – Hope WilsonWritten By – Thompson/Hubbard/Gray/Kenney
11 Quills
Mixed By – Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson, Richard Nichols, Russ "The Dragon" Elevado*Producer – Karriem RigginsRecorded By – Jim Bottari, Jon Smeltz, Robert "LB" DorseyRecorded By [Assistance] – Gordon Gass, James McKrone, Vince Dilorenzo*Vocals – Tracey MooreWritten By – Trotter/Riggins
3:46
12 Pussy Galore
Backing Vocals – Tracey MooreMixed By – Bob PowerMixed By [Assistance] – Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson, Richard NicholsMixed By [Assitance] – Andy Brooks (3)Producer – Scott Storch, Zukhan BeyRecorded By – Robert "LB" Dorsey, Russ "The Dragon" Elevado*, Steve MandelRecorded By [Assistance] – Scott Whiting, Shawn Taylor (2)Written By – Trotter/Storch
4:29
13 Complexity
Mixed By – Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson, Bob Power, Richard NicholsProducer – Omar EdwardsRecorded By – Carlos "Storm" Martinez, Jeff ChestekRecorded By [Assistance] – Gordon GassVocals – Jill ScottWritten By – Trotter/Thompson/Hubbard/Gray/Scott/Edwards
4:47
14 Something In The Way Of Things (In Town)
Featuring – Amiri BarakaRecorded By – Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson, Russ "The Dragon" Elevado*, Steef Van De Gevel, Steve MandelWritten By – Thompson/Kenney/Baraka
6:45
15 Untitled 2:00
16 Untitled 2:00
17A Rhymes & Ammo
Featuring – Dice Raw, Talib Kweli
2:00
17B Thirsty! 7:20
18 Untitled 0:05

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Notes

Tracks 15, 16 & 18 are just silence, track 17 consists of two tracks

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 4 988005 436597

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
088 112 996-2 The Roots Phrenology(CD, Album) MCA Records 088 112 996-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
112 996-2 The Roots Phrenology(CD, Album) MCA Records 112 996-2 Mexico 2002 Sell This Version
113 138-0 The Roots Phrenology(CD, Album + DVD-V, PAL + Ltd) MCA Records 113 138-0 Europe 2002 Sell This Version
0881130780 The Roots Phrenology(CD, Album + DVD-V, Ltd, NTSC) MCA Records 0881130780 Canada 2002 Sell This Version
112 996-2 The Roots Phrenology(CD, Album) MCA Records 112 996-2 Australia 2002 Sell This Version

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