Mos Def ‎– Black On Both Sides

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Rawkus ‎– B0022459-01, Geffen Records ‎– none, UMe ‎– none
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A1 Fear Not Of Man
Bass, Congas, Percussion, Producer – Mos DefKeyboards – Weldon Irvine
A2 Hip Hop
Bass, Co-producer, Keyboards – Mos DefProducer – Diamond*Recorded By, Mixed By – David KennedyScratches – Etch-A-Sketch*Written-By [Uncredited] – David Axelrod, Gabriel Jackson, Joseph Kirkland, Michael T. Axelrod
A3 Love
Producer – 88-KeysRecorded By, Mixed By – David KennedyWritten-By [Uncredited] – Charles M. Njapa
A4 Ms. Fat Booty
Producer – AyatollahRecorded By, Mixed By – David KennedyWritten-By [Uncredited] – Charles Singleton, Eddie Snyder, Lamont Dorrell
B1 Speed Law
Producer – 88-KeysRecorded By, Mixed By – David KennedyWritten-By [Uncredited] – Charles M. Njapa
B2 Do It Now
Featuring – Busta RhymesMixed By – David KennedyProducer – Mr. KhaliylRecorded By – Johnny WhyWritten-By [Uncredited] – Acklins Dillon, Trevor Smith (4)
B3 Got
Producer – Ali Shaheed MuhammadWritten-By [Uncredited] – Ali Shaheed Muhammad
B4 Umi Says
Organ [Hammond] – Weldon IrvinePiano [Fender Rhodes] – Will I AmProducer – David Kennedy, Mos Def
C1 New World Water
Producer – Psycho LesWritten-By [Uncredited] – Lester Fernandez
C2 Rock 'n' Roll
Bass, Co-producer, Drums, Written-By [Outro] – Mos DefGuitar – Johnny WhyProducer – Psycho LesWritten-By [Uncredited] – Lester Fernandez
C3 Know That
Featuring, Written-By [Uncredited] – Talib KweliProducer – AyatollahWritten-By [Uncredited] – Lamont Dorrell
C4 Climb
Arranged By [Strings], Co-producer – Mos DefArranged By [Strings], Written-By [Uncredited] – Weldon IrvineCo-producer, Written-By [Strings] – Weldon IrvineFeaturing – Vinia MojicaProducer – Etch-A-Sketch*Written By [Uncredited] – T. Dunn
D1 Brooklyn
Producer [1st Move] – GE-OLOGYProducer [2nd Move] – David Kennedy, Mos DefProducer [3rd Move] – Mos DefWritten By [Uncredited] – Gerard YoungWritten-By [Uncredited] – David Kennedy
D2 Habitat
Producer – Etch-A-Sketch*Recorded By, Mixed By – David KennedyWritten-By [Keyboards], Arranged By [Keyboards] – Weldon Irvine
D3 Mr. Nigga
Co-producer, Congas, Percussion – Mos DefFeaturing – Q-TipProducer – D-Prosper*Written-By [Uncredited] – D. Prosper
D4 Mathematics
Producer – DJ PremierWritten-By [Uncredited] – Chris Martin (6), David Gates
D5 May - December
Bass, Producer, Vibraphone – Mos DefPiano, Written-By [Uncredited] – Weldon IrvineProducer – 88-KeysWritten-By [Uncredited] – Charles M. Njapa

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Track #2 contains a sample from "The Warnings" by David Axelrod.
Track #4 contains a sample from "one Step" by Aretha Franklin.
Track #13 contains a sample from "We Live In Brooklyn, Baby" by Roy Ayers. It also contains a sample from " The Masquerade Is Over" by David Porter. It also contains re-played elements of "Under The Bridge" by The Red Hot Chilli Peppers.

℗1999 ©2015 Geffen Records.

Printed in the U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 602547140289
  • Matrix / Runout: B0022459-01-A
  • Matrix / Runout: B0022459-01-B
  • Matrix / Runout: B0022459-01-C
  • Matrix / Runout: B0022459-01-D

Other Versions (5 of 22) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
P2-50141, 04992 50141 29 Mos Def Black On Both Sides(CD, Album) Rawkus, Rawkus P2-50141, 04992 50141 29 US 1999 Sell This Version
MOSBLACK004 Mos Def Black On Both Sides(2xLP, Ltd, RE, Unofficial, cle) Rawkus (2) MOSBLACK004 US 2013 Sell This Version
P2-50142 Mos Def Black On Both Sides(CD, Album, Edi) Rawkus P2-50142 US 1999 Sell This Version
UICY-6094 Mos Def Black On Both Sides(CD, Album, RE) Rawkus UICY-6094 Japan 2006 Sell This Version
RWK 233 P Mos Def Black On Both Sides (Sampler EP)(12") Rawkus RWK 233 P US 2000 Sell This Version

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brmorg

brmorg

April 4, 2015
edited over 2 years ago
can anybody vouch for the quality of this pressing?