Annotation

Mix engineer: Goetz Botzenhardt

Recorded in:
Senegal, India, New Zealand, USA, UK, Uganda, France, South Africa, Thailand, Kenya, Turkey, Ghana

Annotation last modified on 2016-11-11 01:10 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dunya Salam
1 Giant Leap feat. Baaba Maal 2:57
2 My Culture
1 Giant Leap feat. Robbie Williams & Maxi Jazz 5 5:41
3 The Way You Dream
1 Giant Leap feat. Michael Stipe & Asha Bhosle 8:23
4 Ma' Africa
1 Giant Leap feat. Mahotella Queens & Ulali 4:50
5 Braided Hair
1 Giant Leap feat. Speech & Neneh Cherry 4:05
6 Ta Moko
1 Giant Leap feat. Whiri Mako Black 5:12
7 Bushes
1 Giant Leap feat. Baaba Maal 6:36
8 Passion
1 Giant Leap feat. Michael Franti 5:48
9 Daphne
1 Giant Leap feat. Eddi Reader, Mahotella Queens & Revetti Sakalar 7:06
10 All Alone (On Eilean Shona)
1 Giant Leap 7:53
11 Racing Away
1 Giant Leap feat. Grant‐Lee Phillips & Horace Andy 6:02
12 Ghosts
1 Giant Leap feat. Eddi Reader 6:36

Credits

CD 1

pūtōrino:
James Webster (Maori artist and musician) (track 3)
pūtōrino [putorino]:
James Webster (Maori artist and musician) (track 3)
acoustic guitar:
Duncan Bridgeman (track 2)
acoustic guitar [acoustic guitars]:
Duncan Bridgeman (track 3)
other instruments [peenay]:
other instruments [scratching]:
DJ Swamp (track 5)
trumpet:
Eddie Quansah (track 11)
kora:
Pops Mohamed (track 3)
mandolin [electric mandolin]:
Shrinivas (track 1)
Srinivas (track 1)
talking drum:
Frank Byng (track 11)
drums:
Duncan Bridgeman (tracks 2–11)
nyatiti:
Ayub Ogada (track 9)
flute:
Duncan Bridgeman (track 4)
Ronu Majumdar (tracks 6, 9)
electric violin:
Brendan Jury (track 6)
guitar:
Duncan Bridgeman (tracks 3–5)
Dave Randall (UK guitarist, member of Slovo) (tracks 2–3, 7–8)
Nigel Butler (track 4)
guitar [Indian guitar]:
Sanjay Kumar Verma (track 9)
bass:
Duncan Bridgeman (tracks 2–4, 6–11)
electric guitar:
Dave Randall (UK guitarist, member of Slovo) (tracks 3, 7–8)
percussion:
Richard Carter (tracks 4, 9)
Bahman Mobayen (track 9)
Ahmed Mohamad (track 9)
keyboard:
Duncan Bridgeman (tracks 1–5)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Duncan Bridgeman (tracks 1–12)
turntable [scratching]:
DJ Swamp (tracks 5, 8)
bongos:
Richard Carter (track 10)
khong wong [kong]:
darbuka [darbooka]:
Bahman Mobayen (tracks 6–7)
marimba:
Frank Byng (track 11)
duduk:
Levon Minassian (tracks 6, 10)
harp [sepewera]:
Aaron Bebe (track 10)
sabar:
Bada Seck (track 4)
Bakane Seck (track 4)
congas:
Richard Carter (track 10)
congas [conga]:
Richard Carter (track 7)
djembe:
Frank Byng (track 11)
Bada Seck (track 4)
Bakane Seck (track 4)
guitar family:
Duncan Bridgeman (tracks 4–11)
additional mixer:
Nigel Butler (tracks 1–12)
additional programming:
Nigel Butler (tracks 1–12)
additional vocals:
Neneh Cherry (track 5)
mixer:
Duncan Bridgeman (tracks 1–12)
other vocals [bird calls]:
Pops Mohamed (track 9)
other vocals [chanting]:
Dana Gillespie (track 7)
other vocals [percussion effects]:
Pops Mohamed (track 9)
performer:
Neneh Cherry (track 5)
Speech (US rapper & musician) (track 5)
producer:
Duncan Bridgeman (tracks 1–12)
Jamie Catto (tracks 1–12)
programming:
Duncan Bridgeman (tracks 1–12)
recording engineer:
Duncan Bridgeman (tracks 1–12)
spoken vocals:
George Nuku (tracks 2, 5)
Linesh Shesh (track 3)
spoken vocals [poem]:
Michael Franti (track 8)
Moseo (track 4)
spoken vocals [voice]:
George Nuku (tracks 2, 5)
Ram Dass (American spiritual teacher and author) (track 10)
Tom Robbins (track 6)
Linesh Shesh (track 3)
Kurt Vonnegut (Jr.) (tracks 9, 11)
vocals:
Horace Andy (track 11)
Whirimako Black (tracks 3, 6)
Duncan Bridgeman (track 10)
Baaba Maal (tracks 1, 7)
Eddi Reader (tracks 9, 12)
Speech (US rapper & musician) (track 5)
Michael Stipe (track 3)
Kaolin Thompson (track 11)
Robbie Williams (track 2)
Asha Bhosle (track 3)
Mahotella Queens (tracks 4, 9–10)
Maxi Jazz (track 2)
Pops Mohamed (track 9)
Revetti Sakalar (track 9)
Ulali (tracks 4–5)
Yeye (Ghana) (track 9)
vocalists from Kayelitsha (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 8)
writer:
Horace Andy (track 11)
Whirimako Black (track 6)
Tim Booth (track 12)
Duncan Bridgeman (tracks 1–12)
Jamie Catto (tracks 1–12)
Neneh Cherry (track 5)
Michael Franti (track 8)
Maxwell Fraser (track 2)
Jennifer Kreisberg (tracks 4–5)
Baaba Maal (tracks 1, 7)
Mildred Mangxola (tracks 4, 9–10)
Nobesuthu Mbadu (tracks 4, 9–10)
Pura Fé (tracks 4–5)
Eddi Reader (tracks 9, 12)
Soni (tracks 4–5)
Speech (US rapper & musician) (track 5)
Michael Stipe (track 3)
Kaolin Thompson (track 11)
Hilda Tloubatla (tracks 4, 9–10)
Robbie Williams (track 2)
Nigel Butler (track 2)
recording of:
Braided Hair (track 5)
Bushes (track 7)
Daphne (track 9)
Dunya Salam (track 1)
Ghosts (track 12)
Ma’ Africa (track 4)
My Culture (track 2)
Passion (track 8)
Racing Away (track 11)
Ta Moko (track 6)
The Way You Dream (track 3)

Release

engineer: Goetz Botzenhardt
executive producer: Tim Clark
Suzette Newman
mastering: Tony Cousins (mastering engineer)
mastered at: Metropolis (London) in London, England, United Kingdom
ASIN: US: B00005UMQ5 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/67629 [info]

Release Group

artist & repertoire support: D.A. "Jumbo" Vanrenen
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/186744 [info]
Wikidata: Q3597941 [info]
Wikipedia: en: 1 Giant Leap (album) [info]
reviews: http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/reviews/mm8c [info]