Annotation

Credits from liner not able to be added:
Marketing: Chris Atlas & Paul Resta
Management: Shawn Gee & Richard Nichols
Business Management: Shawn Gee
Creative Management: Richard Nichols
Art & Photography Coordination: Kristen Yiengst & Tai Linzie
Styling: Rebecca Pietri
Grooming: Fahim
Business Affairs: Randy McMillan, Antoinette Trotman, Ian Allen
Sample Clearances: Deborah Mannis-Gardner

Annotation last modified on 2010-07-25 02:05 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Peace of Light
The Roots feat. Amber Coffman, Angel Deradoorian & Haley Dekle 3 1:50
2 Walk Alone
The Roots feat. Truck North, Porn & Dice Raw 4 3:55
3 Dear God 2.0
The Roots feat. Monsters of Folk 4 3:52
4 Radio Daze
The Roots feat. Blu, Porn & Dice Raw 5 4:16
5 Now or Never
The Roots feat. Phonte & Dice Raw 4 4:34
6 How I Got Over
The Roots feat. Dice Raw 5 3:34
7 Dillatude: The Flight of Titus
The Roots 3 0:42
8 The Day
The Roots feat. Blu, Phonte & Patty Crash 5 3:44
9 Right On
The Roots feat. Joanna Newsom & STS 5 3:36
10 Doin’ It Again
The Roots 5 2:24
11 The Fire
The Roots feat. John Legend 4 3:41
12 Tunnel Vision
The Roots 3 0:41
13 Web 20/20
The Roots feat. Peedi Peedi & Truck North 3 2:46
14 Hustla
The Roots feat. STS 3 2:56

Credits

CD 1

cello:
Larry Gold (track 3)
drums:
keyboard:
Kamal Gray (track 3)
Pedro Martinez (track 3)
additional vocals:
Mercedes Martinez (tracks 2–4)
assistant engineer:
Nick Banns (tracks 1, 7, 12)
composer:
Ray Angry (tracks 1, 7, 12)
Ahmir Khalib Thompson (tracks 1, 7, 12)
guest vocals:
Blu (US rapper Johnson Barnes, of Blu & Exile) (tracks 4, 8)
Amber Coffman (track 1)
Haley Dekle (track 1)
Angel Deradoorian (track 1)
Dice Raw (tracks 2, 4–6)
Jim James (track 3)
John Legend (track 11)
Patty Crash (track 8)
Peedi Peedi (a.k.a. Peedi Crakk) (track 13)
Phonte (tracks 5, 8)
Greg Porn (US rapper) (tracks 2, 4)
STS (US rapper, aka Sugar Tongue Slim) (tracks 9, 14)
Truck North (tracks 2, 13)
mixer:
Jason Goldstein (tracks 2–6, 8–11, 13–14)
Steve Mandel (tracks 1, 7, 12)
Jon Smeltz (track 3)
other vocals:
producer:
Alectrick.Kom (track 9)
Rick Friedrich (tracks 6, 11)
Jeremy Grenhart (tracks 2, 4–6)
Karl Bert Jenkins (US rapper Dice Raw) (tracks 2, 4–6, 11)
Pedro Martinez (track 3)
Richard Nichols (tracks 2–3, 6, 8, 11)
Thomas Wesley Pentz (track 14)
Ray Angry (tracks 1, 7, 12)
The Roots (seminal hip hop group) (track 8)
Ahmir Khalib Thompson (tracks 1–7, 9–14)
recorded by:
Rick Friedrich (tracks 2, 4–6, 11)
Nick Banns (track 11)
Jason Goldstein (track 14)
Delon Lawrence (track 9)
Steve Mandel (tracks 1–10, 12–14)
Montez Roberts (tracks 6, 10)
Jon Smeltz (tracks 2–6, 8–9, 11)
Chris Soper (tracks 3, 8–9)
vocals:
Black Thought (tracks 2–6, 8–11, 13–14)
writer:
Owen Biddle (track 8)
Damon Bryson (track 8)
“Captain” Kirk Douglas (The Roots’ guitarist) (track 8)
Rick Friedrich (tracks 2, 4, 6, 11)
Kamal Gray (track 8)
Jeremy Grenhart (tracks 2, 4–6)
Karl Bert Jenkins (US rapper Dice Raw) (tracks 2, 4–6, 8, 11)
Johnson Barnes (Blu) (tracks 4, 8)
Pedro Martinez (track 3)
Jamal Miller (tracks 2, 13)
Katrin Newman (track 8)
Joanna Newsom (track 9)
Richard Nichols (track 3)
Thomas Wesley Pentz (track 14)
James Poyser (track 8)
Don Carlos Price (aka US rapper STS) (tracks 9, 14)
Greg Spearman (tracks 2, 4)
John Stephens (aka John Legend) (track 10)
Ahmir Khalib Thompson (tracks 3, 8–11, 13–14)
Tariq Luqmaan Trotter (tracks 2–6, 8–11, 13–14)
Pedro Zayas (track 13)
Jim James (track 3)
Phonte (tracks 5, 8)
Delon Lawrence (track 9)
samples:
Again by John Legend (track 10)
recording of:
A Peace of Light (track 1)
Dear God 2.0 (track 3)
Doin' It Again (track 10)
How I Got Over (track 6)
Hustla (track 14)
Now or Never (track 5)
Radio Daze (track 4)
Right On (track 9)
The Day (track 8)
The Fire (track 11)
Tunnel Vision (track 12)
Walk Alone (track 2)
Web 20/20 (track 13)

Release

art direction: Kenny Gravillis
Richard Nichols
Todd Russell
executive producer: Richard Nichols
graphic design: Gravillis Inc.
legal representation: Brad A. Rubens
mastering: Dave Kutch
photography: Ben Watts
ASIN: US: B0029LX2LC [info]
Discogs: http://www.discogs.com/release/2431553 [info]