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The RootsPhrenology

The Roots - Phrenology album cover
Label:MCA Records – 088 112 996-2
Format:
CD, Album
Country:US
Released:
Genre:Hip Hop
Style:Conscious

Tracklist

1Phrentrow
FeaturingUrsula Rucker
ProducerOmar Edwards
Recorded BySteve Mandel
Recorded By [Assisted]Shinobu Mitsuoka
Written ByThompson/Rucker/Edwards
0:20
2Rock You
Engineer [Assistance]Caliph Gamble, Steve Mandel, Vince Dilorenzo*
Mixed By [Assistance]Ray WIlson, Steve Mandel
ProducerDJ Scratch
Recorded ByRobert "LB" Dorsey
Recorded By [Assistance]Charles McCrory*
Written ByTrotter/Spizey
3:12
3!!!!!!!
Mixed By [Assistance]Caliph Gamble
Recorded ByCarlos "Storm" Martinez
Recorded By [Assistance]Ray Wilson
Recorded By, Mixed ByJeff Chestek
Written ByThomspon/Kenney/Hubbard
0:24
4Sacrifice
Backing VocalsNelly Furtado
Co-producerKamal Gray
Electric Piano [Rhodes]Kamiah Gray
Mixed ByBob Power
Mixed By [Assistance]Andy Brooks (3)
ProducerKamiah Gray
Recorded By [Assistance]Storm*, Gordon Gass
Written ByTrotter/Thompson/Gray/Hubbard
4:44
5Rolling With Heat
FeaturingTalib Kweli
Mixed By [Assistance]Pablo Arraya
ProducerThe Roots
Recorded ByJon Smeltz
Recorded By [Assistance]Gordon Gass, Vince Dilorenzo*
VocalsDice Raw
Written ByTrotter/Thompson/Gray/Jones/Greene/Jenkins
3:42
6WAOK (AY) Rollcall
FeaturingUrsula Rucker
Recorded ByJeff Chestek
Recorded By [Assistance], Mixed ByCaliph Gamble
1:00
7Thought @ Work
Mixed By [Assistance]Jon Adler
Written ByTrotter/Thompson/Hubbard/Gray/Kenney
4:43
8The Seed (2.0)
Mixed By [Assistance]Steef Van De Gevel, Steve Mandel
ProducerCody ChesnuTT
Recorded By [Assistance]Jesse Shatkin, Kurt Nepogoda, Ray Wilson
Recorded By, Mixed ByRuss "The Dragon" Elevado*
Vocals, GuitarCody ChesnuTT
Written ByTrotter/ChesnuTT
4:27
9Break You Off
Arranged By [Vocal]Musiq*
Mixed By [Assistance]Pablo Arraya
ProducerKamal Gray
Producer [Vocal]Musiq*
Recorded By [Assistance]Andre Dandridge, Caliph Gamble, Gordon Goss, Vince Dilorenzo*
Recorded By [Assistance], Mixed By [Assistance]Andy Brooks (3)
Recorded By, Mixed ByBob Power
StringsJames Poyser
VocalsMusiq Soulchild
Written ByTrotter/Thompson/Hubbard/Gray/Jones/Kenney/Jenkins/M. Soulchild/Scott
7:27
10AWater (A. The First Movement)
Co-producerKelo Saunders*
ProducerTahir
Recorded BySteve Mandel
Recorded By [Assistance]Shawn Taylor (2)
Written ByTrotter/Williams
10:24
10BWater (B. The Abyss / C. The Drowning)
Instruments [Thermion]James Gray (13)
Keyboards [Moog]James Poyser
Recorded By [Assistance]Steve Van De Gevel*
Voice [Scream]Hope Wilson
Written ByThompson/Hubbard/Gray/Kenney
11Quills
ProducerKarriem Riggins
Recorded By [Assistance]Gordon Gass, James McKrone, Vince Dilorenzo*
VocalsTracey Moore
Written ByTrotter/Riggins
3:46
12Pussy Galore
Backing VocalsTracey Moore
Mixed ByBob Power
Mixed By [Assistance]Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson, Richard Nichols
Mixed By [Assitance]Andy Brooks (3)
ProducerScott Storch, Zukhan Bey
Recorded By [Assistance]Scott Whiting, Shawn Taylor (2)
Written ByTrotter/Storch
4:29
13Complexity
ProducerOmar Edwards
Recorded By [Assistance]Gordon Gass
VocalsJill Scott
Written ByTrotter/Thompson/Hubbard/Gray/Scott/Edwards
4:47
14Something In The Way Of Things (In Town)
FeaturingAmiri Baraka
Written ByThompson/Kenney/Baraka
6:45
15Untitled2:00
16Untitled2:00
17ARhymes & Ammo
FeaturingDice Raw, Talib Kweli
2:00
17BThirsty!7:20
18Untitled0:05
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Credits

Notes

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

℗ 2002 MCA Records
© 2002 MCA Records, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 08811 29962 0
  • Matrix / Runout: M0S1 A9 UME 0881129962-2 AF02
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LT36
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI KKTR

Other Versions (5 of 33)

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
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Phrenology (CD, Album)MCA Records, MCA Records112 996-2, 113 138-0Europe2002
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Phrenology (2×LP, Album)MCA Records088 112 996-1US2002
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Phrenology (CD, Album, DVD, DVD-Video, NTSC, Limited Edition)MCA Records088 113 078-0US2002
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Phrenology (CD, Album, DVD, DVD-Video, PAL, All Media, Limited Edition)MCA Records113 138-0Europe2002
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Phrenology (CD, Album, Special Edition)MCA Records, Island Records113 158-2UK2002

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  • AskeladdenBlack's avatar
    Edited 6 years ago
    Thirsty! is a cover of the Thomas Schumacher ‎track When I Rock from 97 which sampled The Roots. Goes around comes around and all that.

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