Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Smash Lies 3:25
2 We Will Walk 3:23
3 One Day 5 3:28
4 Escape 3:28
5 So Hi So Lo 3:43
6 I Will Be Light 3:36
7 For You 3:29
8 On Nature 3:45
9 Motivate 4:21
10 Struggla 3:47
11 Darkness into Light 2:54
12 Thunder 2:55
13 Silence 4:12

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
John Norwood Fisher (tracks 2, 5)
bass guitar and keyboard:
David Kahne (tracks 4, 8, 12)
bass guitar and guitar family:
Jeremy Harding (track 9)
Eric Krasno (track 10)
bass guitar, guitar family and keyboard:
David Kahne (track 11)
bagpipe:
Jerry "Gerald" Dixon (US bagpipe player) (track 8)
membranophone:
Fish (session drummer & founding member of ska/funk band Fishbone) (tracks 2, 5)
Shawn Pelton (tracks 4, 8, 11–12)
keyboard:
David Kahne (tracks 2, 5–6, 10, 13)
Ooah (tracks 2, 11)
keyboard and membranophone:
Adam Deitch (track 10)
tar:
Shalom Mor (track 1)
guitar family:
Reeve Carney (track 11)
Aaron Dugan (tracks 2, 4–6, 10, 12)
Trevor Hall (tracks 6, 8, 13)
David Kahne (track 9)
Piamenta (track 9)
guitar family and keyboard:
David Kahne (track 1)
frame drum:
Putus Roots (track 4)
Samuel Count Ossie "Time" Williams (Jamaican Nyabinghi drummer, son of Count Ossie) (track 4)
additional choir vocals:
Jonathan Bornstein (track 8)
Stephen Bozier (track 8)
Brent Feola (track 8)
Aaron Harewood (track 8)
J'Quan Hawkes (track 8)
Shane Loftus (track 8)
Anthony Salvaggio (track 8)
Joshua Thomas (boys choir vocal) (track 8)
additional engineer:
Joe Barresi (track 5)
John Hanes (audio engineer, mixer) (tracks 5, 11)
additional mixer:
Tim Roberts (engineer) (tracks 1–2, 5, 11)
additional producer:
Aaron Dugan (track 5)
Benji Madden (track 11)
Joel Madden (track 11)
Ooah (tracks 2, 4)
additional vocals:
Trevor Hall (track 6)
Chevaughn Clayton (track 6)
Peter Gayle (Jamaican reggae singer) (track 6)
Michael Harris (vocals on dub/reggae Matisyahu track) (track 6)
Carl Scharschmidt (track 6)
arranger:
Tom de Micco (track 8)
composer:
Adam Deitch (track 10)
Aaron Dugan (tracks 2, 5, 12)
Trevor Hall (tracks 6, 8, 13)
David Kahne (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8–10, 12–13)
Eric Krasno (track 10)
Philip Lawrence (urban songwriter/producer, of The Smeezingtons) (track 3)
Ari Levine (track 3)
Benji Madden (track 11)
Joel Madden (track 11)
Bruno Mars (track 3)
Josh Mayer (tracks 2, 4)
Dave McCracken (track 7)
Barrington Levy (track 10)
Matthew Miller (tracks 1–6, 8–13)
conductor:
Tom de Micco (track 8)
engineer:
Jeremy Harding (tracks 1, 9)
David Kahne (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8, 10–13)
Eric Krasno (track 10)
Ari Levine (track 3)
John Hanes (audio engineer, mixer) (tracks 1–2)
Brian Montgomery (tracks 4, 11–12)
Delroy "Fatta" Pottinger (JA recording engineer - NOT the UK d'n'b vacalist DRS) (track 6)
Marcos Tovar (engineer) (track 7)
guest vocals:
Jah Dan (track 10)
lyricist:
David Kahne (track 10)
Jah Dan (track 10)
Barrington Levy (track 10)
Matthew Miller (tracks 1–2, 4–13)
Ephraim Rosenstein (tracks 2, 4–6, 8)
mixer:
David Kahne (tracks 4, 6, 8–10, 12–13)
Serban Ghenea (tracks 1–2, 5, 11)
Manny Marroquin (tracks 3, 7)
performer:
Ari Levine (track 3)
Bruno Mars (track 3)
producer:
Fyre Dept. (track 10)
David Kahne (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8–13)
Dave McCracken (track 7)
The Smeezingtons (track 3)
programming:
Adam Deitch (track 10)
David Kahne (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8–13)
recording engineer:
Ari Levine (track 3)
Marcos Tovar (engineer) (track 7)
sound engineer:
Joe Barresi (track 2)
vocals:
Matthew Miller (tracks 1–13)
publisher:
Ekraz Music (track 10)
samples:
Struggler by Barrington Levy (track 10)
recording of:
Darkness into Light (track 11)
Escape (track 4)
For You (track 7)
I Will Be Light (track 6)
Motivate (track 9)
On Nature (track 8)
One Day (track 3)
Silence (track 13)
Smash Lies (track 1)
So Hi So Lo (track 5)
Struggla (track 10)
Thunder (track 12)
We Will Walk (track 2)

Release

art direction:Jason Falk
Lindsay Morse
additional editor:Rob Brill
Adam Podd
ASIN:US: B001TPJW8Q [info]

Release Group

artist & repertoire support:Patrick Lindsay (Jamaican A&R/management)
Maxine Stowe
Wikipedia:en: Light (Matisyahu album) [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000813120 [info]
Wikidata:Q6545965 [info]