Usher ‎– Confessions

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LaFace Records ‎– 82876 64634 2, Zomba Label Group ‎– 82876 64634 2
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1 Intro
Producer – James LackeyWritten-By – Usher Raymond*
0:46
2 Yeah!
Featuring – Lil Jon*, LudacrisProducer – Lil Jon*Written-By – Chris Bridges*, James Phillips (2), Jonathan Smith, LaMarquis Jefferson, Patrick J. Que Smith, Robert McDowell (2), Sean Garrett
4:10
3 Throwback
Featuring [Uncredited] – JadakissPerformer [Samples From "You're Gonna Need Me"] – Dionne WarwickProducer – Just BlazeWritten-By – Brian Holland, Edward Holland*, Justin Smith (3), Lamont Dozier, Patrick J. Que Smith, Richard Wylie*, Richard P. Butler, Jr.*
4:46
4 Confessions
Co-producer – Bryan Michael Cox*Producer – Jermaine DupriWritten-By – Bryan Michael Cox*, Jermaine Dupri
4:20
5 Confessions Part II
Co-producer – Bryan Michael Cox*Producer – Jermaine DupriWritten-By – Bryan Michael Cox*, Jermaine Dupri, Usher Raymond*
3:31
6 Burn
Co-producer – Bryan Michael Cox*Producer – Jermaine DupriWritten-By – Bryan Michael Cox*, Jermaine Dupri, Usher Raymond*
3:51
7 Caught Up
Producer – Andre Andre Harris & Vidal Davis*Written-By – Andre Harris (2), Jason Boyd, Ryan Toby, Vidal Davis
3:44
8 Superstar (Interlude)
Producer – Aaron Spears, Arthur Strong, Juan Johnny Najera*, Usher Raymond*, Valdez Brantley
1:04
9 Superstar
Performer [Samples From "Mack's Stroll/The Getaway (Chase Scene)"] – Willie HutchProducer – Andre Andre Harris & Vidal Davis*Written-By – Andre Harris (2), Jason Boyd, Nyticka Hemingway, Ryan Toby, Usher Raymond*, Vidal Davis, Willie Hutch
3:11
10 Truth Hurts
Co-producer – Bobby Ross Avila & IZ*Producer – Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – Bobby Ross Avila, Issiah J. Avila*, James Harris III, Terry Lewis, Usher Raymond*
3:37
11 Simple Things
Co-producer – Bobby Ross Avila & IZ*Producer – Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – Bobby Ross Avila, Issiah J. Avila*, James Harris III, Terry Lewis, Usher Raymond*
4:40
12 Bad Girl
Co-producer – Bobby Ross Avila & IZ*Producer – Destro Music, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – Bobby Ross Avila, Dante Barton*, Issiah J. Avila*, James Harris III, Terry Lewis, Usher Raymond*, Wil Guice
4:21
13 That's What It's Made For
Co-producer – Bobby Ross Avila & IZ*, James "Big Jim" WrightProducer – Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – Bobby Ross Avila, Issiah J. Avila*, James Q. Wright*, James Harris III, Terry Lewis, Usher Raymond*
4:37
14 Can U Handle It?
Producer – Pro J, Thicke*Written-By – James Gass, Robin Thicke, Usher Raymond*
4:39
15 Do It To Me
Co-producer – Bryan Michael Cox*Producer – Jermaine DupriWritten-By – Bryan Michael Cox*, Jermaine Dupri, Usher Raymond*
3:33
16 Take Your Hand
Performer [Samples From "Is There A Place For Me?"] – Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes*Producer – Rich HarrisonWritten-By – Gene McFadden, John Whitehead, Leon Huff, Rich Harrison
2:45
17 Follow Me
Producer – Andre Harris & Vidal Davis*Written-By – Andre Harris (2), Jason Boyd, Ryan Toby, Vidal Davis
3:13
18 My Boo
Co-producer – Manuel SealFeaturing [Duet With] – Alicia KeysProducer – Jermaine DupriWritten-By – Adonis Shropshire, Alicia Keys, Jermaine Dupri, Manuel Seal, Usher Raymond*
3:43
19 Red Light
Producer – Lil Jon*Written-By – Jonathan Smith, Keri Hilson, Patrick J. Que Smith, Robert McDowell (2), Sean Garrett
4:48
20 Seduction
Co-producer – Bobby Ross Avila & IZ*, James "Big Jim" WrightProducer – Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – Bobby Ross Avila, Issiah J. Avila*, James Q. Wright*, James Harris III, Terry Lewis, Usher Raymond*
4:33
21 Confessions Part II Remix
Co-producer – Bryan Michael Cox*Featuring – Kanye West, Shyne, TwistaProducer – Jermaine DupriRemix – Jermaine DupriWritten-By – Bryan Michael Cox*, Jermaine Dupri, Usher Raymond*
4:28

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From the sticker:
"Confessions Special Edition
4 new tracks!!! Including "My Boo" - duet with Alicia Keys, "Confessions Part II Remix" with hip hop greats Shyne, Kanye West & Twista and more!!
Plus all new photos & a bonus fold-out poster!"

Track 1
Produced for U.S. Productions
Written for UR IV Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)

Track 2
Published by liljon00017music/TVT Music (BMI)/Christopher Garrett's Publishing/Hitco South, adm. By Music of Windswept (ASCAP)/Christopher Matthew Music/Hitco Music, adm. By Songs Of Windswept (BMI)/Ludacris Music Publishing Inc./EMI-April Music, Inc./Swole Music/Basajamba Music/Air Control Publishing/EMI-April Music, Inc./Me & Marq Music (ASCAP)
Produced for BME Enterprises
Recorded at Circle House Studios, Miami, FL (Mark Vinten), Rondor Studios, LA, CA (The Track Starz) & Larrabee Sound West, West Hollywood, CA (Donnie Scantz)
Mixed at Stankonia Recording, Atlanta, GA
Lil Jon appears courtesy of TVT Records/Ludacris appears courtesy of Def Jam South
℗ 2003 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 3
Published by UR IV Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/F.O.B. Music Publishing (ASCAP), adm. By N.Q.C. Music Publishing/Christopher Matthew Music, Hitco Music, adm. By Songs Of Windswept Pacific/Gold Forever Music Inc./Songs Of Universal Inc. (BMI)
Produced for F.O.B. Entertainment/N.Q.C. Management/Roc The World
Recorded for N.Q.C. Management at Record One Studios, LA, CA (Ryan West), Hitland, Atlanta, GA (Blake Eisman) & Baseline Recording Studios, NYC (Ken Lewis)
Mixed for N.Q.C. Management at Baseline Recording Studios, NYC
Guitars for E-Bass Muzik/F.O.B. Entertainment/N.C.Q. Management (E-Bass) & for N.C.Q. Management (Ken Lewis)
Contains excerpts from "You're Gonna Need Me", written by Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland, Edward Holland & Richard Wylie, published by Gold Forever Music Inc./Songs Of Universal Inc. (BMI). Featuring samples from the Dionne Warwick recording "You're Gonna Need Me", produced under license from Warner Bros. Records Inc. By arrangement with Warner Strategic Marketing

Track 4
Published by Shaniah Cymone Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/Babyboy's Little Publishing Co./Noontime South, adm. by WB Music Corp. (SESAC)
Produced for So So Def Productions, Inc. Co-produced for Blackbaby, Inc.
Recorded at Brandon's Way Recording Studios, LA, CA and Right Track Studios, NYC
Mixed at Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA
Stevie Wonder appears courtesy of Motown Records Corp.

Track 5
Published by Shaniah Cymone Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/Babyboy's Little Publishing Co./Noontime South, adm. by WB Music Corp. (SESAC)/UR IV Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Produced for So So Def Productions, Inc. Co-produced for Blackbaby, Inc.
Recorded at Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA & Right Track Studios, NYC
Mixed at Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA

Tracks 6, 15
Published by Shaniah Cymone Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/Babyboy's Little Publishing Co./Noontime South, adm. by WB Music Corp. (SESAC)/UR IV Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Produced for So So Def Productions, Inc. Co-produced for Blackbaby, Inc.
Recorded at Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA
Mixed at Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA

Track 7
Published by Dirty Dre Music/Universal Publishing Inc./Double Oh Eight/Universal Publishing Inc./PooBz Publishing, Hitco South, adm. by Music Of Windswept/Pladis Music Publishing/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Produced for Vidal/Dre Productions
Recorded at Doppler Studios, Atlanta, GA
Mixed at The Studio, Philadelphia, PA

Track 9
Published by Dirty Dre Music/Universal Publishing Inc./Double Oh Eight/Universal Publishing Inc./Pladis Music Publishing/EMI-April Music, Inc./PooBz Publishing, Hitco South, adm. by Music Of Windswept (ASCAP)/Pooda's Music/925 (SESAC)/UR IV Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/Jobete Music Co. Inc. (ASCAP)
Produced for Vidal/Dre Productions
Recorded at Zac Digital, Atlanta, GA
Mixed at The Studio, Philadelphia, PA
Faith Evans appears courtesy of Bad Boy Records
Embodies portions of "Mack's Stroll/The Getaway (Chase Scene)" written by Willie Hutch, published by Jobete Music Co. Inc. (ASCAP). Contains samples from "Mack's Stroll/The Getaway (Chase Scene)", performed by Willie Hutch, ℗ 1973 Motown Records, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc. Courtesy of Motown Records, under license from Universal Music Enterprises

Tracks 10, 11
Published by EMI-April Music, Inc./Flyte Tyme Tunes/UR IV Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/Sublime Basement Tunez/Defenders Of Music (BMI)
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. Co-produced for A.B. Experience/Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.
Recorded at The Village Recorders, LA, CA & Flyte Tyme West, Santa Monica, CA
Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA

Track 12
Published by EMI-April Music, Inc./Flyte Tyme Tunes/UR IV Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/Scan Disc/IN2N Music/For The World/IN2N/Sublime Basement Tunez/Defenders Of Music (BMI)
Produced for Underworld Entertainment/Bystorm Entertainment (Destro Music) & Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. (Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis). Co-produced for A.B. Experience/Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.
Recorded at The Village Recorders, LA, CA & Flyte Tyme West, Santa Monica, CA
Additional recording at Wavelab Recording, Philadelphia, PA
Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA

Track 13
Published by EMI-April Music, Inc./Flyte Tyme Tunes/UR IV Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/Sublime Basement Tunez/Defenders Of Music (BMI)/Jibranda Music Works/Minneapolis Guys Music (ASCAP)
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. Co-produced for A.B. Experience/Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. (Bobby Ross Avila & IZ) & for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. (James “Big Jim” Wright)
Recorded at The Village Recorders, LA, CA & Flyte Tyme West, Santa Monica, CA
Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA

Track 14
Published by I Like 'Em Thicke Music/Da Gass Co./UR IV Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Recorded at Blue Jay Studios, LA, CA
Mixed at Larrabee North, North Hollywood, CA

Track 16
Published by Dam Rich Music/EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc. (BMI)/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)
Produced for Richcraft, Inc.
Recorded at Larrabee North, North Hollywood, CA
Mixed for Two Chord Music, Inc. at The Hit Factory, NYC
Contains elements of "Is There A Place For Me?", written by Leon Huff, Gene McFadden & John Whitehead, published by Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI). Contains samples from "Is There A Place For Me?", performed by Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes, used courtesy of Sony Music

Track 17
Published by Dirty Dre Music/Universal Publishing Inc./Double Oh Eight/Universal Publishing Inc./PooBz Publishing, Hitco South, adm. by Music Of Windswept/Pladis Music Publishing/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Produced for Vidal/Dre Productions
Recorded at Sony Studios, NYC
Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA

Track 18
Published by EMI-April Music, Inc./Shaniah Cymone Music (adm. by EMI-April Music, Inc.)/BMG Songs, Inc./Manusee Publishing (adm. by BMG Songs, Inc.) (ASCAP)/EMI-Blackwood Music Inc. o/b/o Janice Combs Publishing Inc. and Harmony Smurf Music (BMI)/EMI-April Music, Inc. o/b/o itself and Lellow Productions, Inc./UR IV Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Produced for So So Def Productions, Inc. Co-produced for Seal Music/So So Def Productions, Inc.
Recorded at Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA
Additional recording and engineering at Oven Studios (Ann Mincieli) & XXX Studios, Paris (Mickael Rangeard)
Mixed at Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA and Silent Sound Studios, Atlanta, GA
Alicia Keys appears courtesy of MBK Entertainment/J Records

Track 19
Published by White Rhino Music (BMI)/Christopher Garrett's Publishing/Hitco South (adm. by Music Of Windswept) (ASCAP)/Christopher Matthew Music/Hitco Music (adm. by Songs Of Windswept) (BMI)/Keriokey Music/Kylen Music Publishing/Swole Music (ASCAP)
Produced for BME Enterprises
Recorded at Lacoco Studios, Alpharetta, GA (Blake Eiseman) & Circle House Studios, Miami, FL (Mark Vinten)
Mixed at Stankonia Recording, Atlanta, GA

Track 20
Published by EMI-April Music, Inc./Flyte Tyme Tunes/UR IV Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/Sublime Basement Tunez/Defenders Of Music (BMI)/Jibranda Music Works/Minneapolis Guys Music (ASCAP)
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. Co-produced for A.B. Experience/Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. (Bobby Ross Avila & IZ) & for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. (James “Big Jim” Wright)
Recorded at The Village Recorders, LA, CA
Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA

Track 21
Published by Shaniah Cymone Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/Babyboy's Little Publishing Co./Noontime South, adm. by WB Music Corp. (SESAC)/UR IV Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Produced for So So Def Productions, Inc. Co-produced for Blackbaby, Inc.
Remixed for So So Def Productions, Inc.
Recorded at Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA and Right Track Studios, NYC
Additional recording and engineering at The Hit Factory, NYC (Doug Wilson), The Record Plant, LA, CA (Jun Ishizeki), Chicago Recording Company, Chicago, IL (Chris Steinmetz), Studio Atlantis, LA, CA and Enterprise Studios, LA, CA (Ian Cross) and Underlab Studios, LA, CA (Kevin Mahoney)
Mixed at Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA
Shyne appears courtesy of Gangland Records/Kanye West appears courtesy of Roc-A-Fella Records/Twista appears courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corporation

Mastered for PM Entertainment at Hit Factory Mastering

Vocal coach/vocal pre-production: Jan Smith Studios, Inc.

℗ & © 2004 LaFace Records. Distributed by the local BMG company.
Made in the EU.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8 28766 46342 2
  • Rights Society: BIEM/GEMA
  • Label Code: LC 13517
  • Matrix / Runout: [Sonopress Arvato logo] 51243851/82876646342 25
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LB47
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0730

Other Versions (5 of 36) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
82876-60990-1 Usher Confessions(2xLP, Album) Arista 82876-60990-1 Europe 2004 Sell This Version
82876-63982-2 Usher Confessions(21xFile, AAC, Album, Ltd, 256) LaFace Records 82876-63982-2 Canada 2004
82876-64759-2 Usher Confessions(CD, Album) LaFace Records, Zomba Label Group 82876-64759-2 Canada 2004 Sell This Version
DRS-699 Usher Confessions(CD, Album, Unofficial) East Records (3), Capitol Music (2) DRS-699 Russia 2004 Sell This Version
82876639822 Usher Confessions(CD, Album) BMG Mexico 82876639822 Mexico 2004 Sell This Version

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