Annotation

A note on the credits

Not all Advanced Releationships are linked to the artist names used in the liner notes. These are (in order of appearance):
4.0 credited as 4.0 b.k.a. The Four Phonics
Katie Teasdale credited as Katy Teasdale
Lil' Will credited as Lil' Wil
Marvin Parkman credited as Marvin "Chanz" Parkman
Neal Pogue credited as NealHPogue
Kenneth Stallworth credited as Kenny Stallworth
Robert Hodo credited as Pastor Robert Hodo
Ricciano Lumpkins credited as Rico Lumpkin
Jerry Freeman credited as Jerry Freeman, Jr.
Vernon Mungo credited as Vernon J. Mungo
Rajinder Kala credited as Rajinder "Conga Man" Kala
Jamahr Williams credited as Jamhr "Backbone" Williams
Frederick Bell credited as Frederick "Cool Breeze" Bell
David Sheats credited as David "Mr. DJ" Sheats
Patrick Brown credited as Pat "Sleepy" Brown
Big Gipp credited as Gipp
Big Rube credited as Ruben Bailey

Annotation last modified on 2009-12-04 22:39 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Hold On, Be Strong
OutKast 2 1:12
2 Return of the “G”
OutKast 4.25 4:49
3 Rosa Parks
OutKast 3.65 5:24
4 Skew It on the Bar‐B
OutKast feat. Raekwon 4.35 3:15
5 Aquemini
OutKast 3.5 5:19
6 Synthesizer
OutKast feat. George Clinton 3 5:11
7 Slump
OutKast 4 5:09
8 West Savannah
OutKast 3 4:03
9 Da Art of Storytellin’, Part 1
OutKast 4.25 3:42
10 Da Art of Storytellin’, Part 2
OutKast 4.75 2:48
11 Mamacita
OutKast 2.5 5:52
12 SpottieOttieDopaliscious
OutKast 4 7:07
13 Y’all Scared
OutKast feat. T‐Mo, Big Gipp & Khujo 3 4:50
14 Nathaniel
OutKast 2 1:10
15 Liberation
OutKast feat. Cee‐Lo 4 8:46
16 Chonkyfire
OutKast 4.75 6:11

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar [bass]:
Earthtone (production team consisting of OutKast and Mr. DJ) (track 6)
Kenneth Wright (Atlanta-based keyboarder of Princess and Starbreeze) (track 6)
synthesizer:
Earthtone (production team consisting of OutKast and Mr. DJ) (track 6)
Kenneth Wright (Atlanta-based keyboarder of Princess and Starbreeze) (track 6)
mbira [kalimba]:
André Benjamin (track 1)
piano:
Earthtone (production team consisting of OutKast and Mr. DJ) (track 6)
Kenneth Wright (Atlanta-based keyboarder of Princess and Starbreeze) (track 6)
additional composer:
Giorgio Moroder (track 2)
additional guest vocals:
Delvida Flaherty (track 12)
Ahjahne Green (track 5)
Debra Killings (track 3)
Sonja Mickey (track 5)
Andrea Nivet (track 12)
Playa Paul (track 3)
arranger:
David "Mr. DJ" Sheats (tracks 9–10)
assistant mixer:
Shawn Grove (tracks 11, 16)
John Horesco, IV (track 3)
Rico Lumpkins (tracks 4–5)
Vernon J. Mungo (tracks 6, 9)
Claudine Pontier (tracks 7, 10, 13)
Katy Teasdale (track 2)
Jason Stokes (tracks 12, 15)
assistant recording engineer:
Ralph Cacciurri (tracks 3, 6, 16)
Alberto Perez (track 7)
Jason Rome (tracks 6–7, 10, 13)
Kenneth Stallworth (tracks 3, 5, 9, 13, 16)
Jason Stokes (tracks 6–7, 10, 15)
concertmaster:
Charles Veal Jr. (track 2)
guest acoustic guitar:
Donny Mathis (track 3)
guest acoustic guitar and guitar [lead guitar]:
Donny Mathis (track 7)
guest drums (drum set) [drums]:
Victor Alexander (tracks 5, 12, 15)
guest bass guitar [bass]:
Preston Crump (tracks 1, 4, 7, 9–10, 12–13, 15)
Skinny Miracles (track 11)
guest bass guitar [bass] and guitar:
Preston Crump (track 5)
guest bass guitar [bass] and keyboard [keyboards]:
guest strings and woodwind [woodwinds]:
guest synthesizer:
Mr. DJ (US hip-hop producer David Sheats) (track 11)
guest guitar:
Craig Love (tracks 5, 8)
Tomi Martin (track 16)
Donny Mathis (tracks 1, 4)
Martin Terry (track 12)
guest guitar [lead guitar]:
Tomi Martin (track 13)
Donny Mathis (tracks 6, 10)
guest guitar [outro guitar]:
Martin Terry (track 3)
guest harmonica:
Pastor Robert Hodo (track 3)
guest electric guitar:
Preston Crump (track 3)
guest percussion:
Omar Phillips (tracks 5, 12, 15)
guest keyboard [keyboards]:
guest turntable [cuts]:
Mr. DJ (US hip-hop producer David Sheats) (tracks 3, 5)
guest piano:
guest piano and synthesizer:
guest Moog [Moog Bass]:
guest horn [horns]:
Darian Emory (tracks 5, 12)
Jerry Freeman, Jr. (tracks 5, 12)
guest congas:
guest background vocals:
4.0 b.k.a. The Four Phonics (RnB/swing/soul group) (track 6)
Pat "Sleepy" Brown (track 9)
George Clinton (US funk musician) (track 6)
Theresa Hightower (track 7)
Khujo (track 2)
Lil' Wil (track 2)
Jermaine Smith (track 13)
guest background vocals and lead vocals:
Pat "Sleepy" Brown (track 12)
guest lead vocals:
4.0 b.k.a. The Four Phonics (RnB/swing/soul group) (track 1)
Erykah Badu (track 15)
Frederick "Cool Breeze" Bell (rapper Cool Breeze) (track 7)
Big Gipp (track 13)
Big Rube (track 15)
Buullllllll! (track 11)
Nathaniel Elder (track 14)
Joi Gilliam (track 15)
CeeLo Green (track 15)
Khujo (track 13)
Masada (female rapper) (track 11)
Raekwon (track 4)
T‐Mo (US rapper Robert Barnett, member of the Goodie Mob) (track 13)
Whild Peach (track 15)
Witchdoctor (US rapper) (track 11)
guest other vocals [baby vocals]:
lead vocals:
Dre (tracks 2–6, 9–10, 13, 15–16)
Big Boi (tracks 2–13, 15–16)
lead vocals [Dre]:
Dre (tracks 11–12)
mixer:
David "Mr. DJ" Sheats (tracks 9–10)
Josh Butler (US recording engineer) (track 2)
Mr. DJ (US hip-hop producer David Sheats) (track 13)
NealHPogue (mix engineer) (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–13, 15–16)
orchestrator:
Charles Veal Jr. (tracks 2, 2)
producer:
Donny Mathis (track 1)
OutKast (tracks 1, 3, 5, 7, 12, 15–16)
David "Mr. DJ" Sheats (tracks 9–10)
Organized Noize (Atlanta hip-hop production group) (tracks 2, 4, 8, 11)
programming:
Organized Noize (Atlanta hip-hop production group) (tracks 2, 4, 11)
recording engineer:
NealHPogue (mix engineer) (tracks 1, 3, 7–9, 15–16)
Ralph Cacciurri (tracks 5, 7, 9–10, 12–13)
Blake Eiseman (tracks 5–6, 15–16)
John Frye (hip hop / R&B mix engineer) (tracks 3, 5–10, 12–13, 15–16)
Kevin Parker (hip-hop engineer) (track 4)
Jean B. Smit (track 2)
Bernasky Wall (tracks 2, 4, 11)
Ryan Williams (US recording engineer/producer) (tracks 3, 6, 15–16)
vocals:
Frederick "Cool Breeze" Bell (rapper Cool Breeze) (track 7)
mixed at:
D.A.R.P. Studios in Atlanta, Georgia, United States (tracks 3–7, 9–10, 13)
Tree Sound Studios in Atlanta, Georgia, United States (tracks 11–12, 15–16)
recorded at:
Doppler Studios in Atlanta, Georgia, United States (tracks 1, 3, 5–7, 9–10, 12–13, 15–16)
Southern Tracks Recording in Atlanta, Georgia, United States (tracks 3, 6, 12, 15–16)
Tree Sound Studios in Atlanta, Georgia, United States (tracks 1, 5–7, 10, 13)
sampled by:
Down Out by Kid Cudi (track 16)
samples:
recording of:
Aquemini (track 5)
Rosa Parks (track 3)

Release

additional art direction: Nigel Sawyer
art direction: D.L. Warfield
design: Greg Hawkins
executive producer: Kenneth Edmonds (R&B musician Kenny Edmonds)
Organized Noize (Atlanta hip-hop production group)
OutKast
Antonio M. Reid
graphic design: Nigel Sawyer
D.L. Warfield
mastering: Brian Gardner (mastering engineer "Big Bass Brian")
photography: Tom Smugala
mastered at: Bernie Grundman Mastering (Los Angeles) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
ASIN: US: B00000BKI1 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/363625 [info]