Annotation

2x180 gram vinyl records in two glossy full colour printed inner sleeves both housed in a gatefold outer sleeve

Annotation last modified on 2012-10-01 07:44 UTC.

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
A01 Orchestral Intro
Gorillaz 2.75 ?:??
A02 Welcome to the World of the Plastic Beach
Gorillaz & Snoop Dogg 3.35 ?:??
A03 White Flag
Gorillaz, Bashy & Kano 3.65 ?:??
A04 Rhinestone Eyes
Gorillaz 4 ?:??
B05 Stylo
Gorillaz & Mos Def 4.2 ?:??
B06 Superfast Jellyfish
Gorillaz, De La Soul & Gruff Rhys 4.35 ?:??
B07 Empire Ants
Gorillaz & Yukimi Nagano 4.5 ?:??
B08 Glitter Freeze
Gorillaz & Mark E. Smith 2.65 ?:??
12" Vinyl 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
C09 Some Kind of Nature
Gorillaz & Lou Reed 3.35 ?:??
C10 On Melancholy Hill
Gorillaz 4.2 ?:??
C11 Broken
Gorillaz 4 ?:??
C12 Sweepstakes
Gorillaz & Mos Def 4 ?:??
D13 Plastic Beach
Gorillaz 3.65 ?:??
D14 To Binge
Gorillaz & Yukimi Nagano 4 ?:??
D15 Cloud of Unknowing
Gorillaz & Bobby Womack 4 ?:??
D16 Pirate Jet
Gorillaz 4 ?:??

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

recorded in:
Devon, England, United Kingdom (track A01)
additional membranophone:
Gabriel Manuals Wallace (tracks A02, A04, B06)
additional guitar:
Simon Tong (track B08)
Gruff Rhys (track B06)
additional guitar [guitars]:
Simon Tong (track B07)
additional brass:
additional keyboard:
Håkan Wirenstrand (track B07)
additional lyricist:
Michael Horovitz (track B05)
assistant recording engineer:
Michael Makowski (track B05)
composer:
Gorillaz (tracks A01–B08)
Gruff Rhys (track B06)
conductor:
Essam Rafea (track A03)
André de Ridder (track A01)
contains samples by:
Sir David Attenborough (broadcaster and naturalist) (track B06)
lyricist:
Gorillaz (tracks A02–B08)
Bashy (track A03)
De La Soul (track B06)
Kano (UK hip-hop artist) (track A03)
Mos Def (track B05)
Gruff Rhys (track B06)
Mark E. Smith (former lead singer of British post‐punk band The Fall) (track B08)
Snoop Dogg (American rapper) (track A02)
miscellaneous support:
Wissam Khodur (track A03)
mixer:
Jason Cox (UK production/engineer) (tracks A01–B08)
orchestra:
Sinfonia ViVA (track A01)
orchestrator:
Essam Rafea (track A03)
James Redwood (track A01)
André de Ridder (track A01)
performer:
Gorillaz (tracks A02–B08)
Bashy (track A03)
De La Soul (track B06)
Kano (UK hip-hop artist) (track A03)
Mos Def (track B05)
Gruff Rhys (track B06)
Mark E. Smith (former lead singer of British post‐punk band The Fall) (track B08)
Snoop Dogg (American rapper) (track A02)
producer:
Gorillaz (tracks A01–B08)
programming:
Stephen Sedgwick (tracks A01–B08)
recording engineer:
Ted Chung (track A02)
Jason Cox (UK production/engineer) (tracks A01–B08)
Chris Jackson (US recording engineer, Tha Hollywood Spot) (track A02)
Stephen Sedgwick (tracks A01–B08)
Josh Shultz (track A02)
vocals:
Bobby Womack (track B05)
publisher:
80's Kid Music (track B06)
Bashy Holdings Ltd. (track A03)
Blue Mountain Music (track A03)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks A01–B08)
Manett Publishing (track B06)
Medina Sound Music (track B05)
Minder Music (track B08)
mixed at:
13 (Started by Damon Albarn) in London, England, United Kingdom (tracks A01–B08)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (track A02)
13 (Started by Damon Albarn) in London, England, United Kingdom (tracks A01–B08)
The New Afrika Shrine in Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria (2008) (track A04)
mash-ups:
remixes:
recording of:
Empire Ants (track B07)
Glitter Freeze (track B08)
Orchestral Intro (track A01)
Rhinestone Eyes (track A04)
Stylo (track B05)
Superfast Jellyfish (track B06)
White Flag (track A03)

12" Vinyl 2

recorded in:
Devon, England, United Kingdom (tracks D13, D15)
additional bass guitar:
Paul Simonon (track D13)
additional membranophone:
Gabriel Manuals Wallace (tracks C09, C12, D16)
additional guitar:
Mick Jones (The Clash/Big Audio Dynamite) (track D13)
Lou Reed (track C09)
Simon Tong (track D15)
additional brass:
additional keyboard:
additional jew's harp:
David Coulter (track D16)
assistant recording engineer:
Michael Makowski (tracks C09, C12)
choir vocals:
composer:
Gorillaz (tracks C09–D16)
Lou Reed (track C09)
conductor:
André de Ridder (track D15)
lyricist:
Gorillaz (tracks C09–D16)
Lou Reed (track C09)
Mos Def (track C12)
mixer:
Jason Cox (UK production/engineer) (tracks C09–D16)
orchestra:
Sinfonia ViVA (track D15)
orchestrator:
James Redwood (track D15)
André de Ridder (track D15)
performer:
Gorillaz (tracks C09–D16)
Lou Reed (track C09)
Mos Def (track C12)
producer:
Gorillaz (tracks C09–D16)
programming:
Stephen Sedgwick (tracks C09–D16)
recording engineer:
Jason Cox (UK production/engineer) (tracks C09–D16)
Stephen Sedgwick (tracks C09–D16)
vocals:
Bobby Womack (track D15)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks C09–D16)
Lou Reed Music (track C09)
Medina Sound Music (track C12)
Spirit Music (track C09)
mixed at:
13 (Started by Damon Albarn) in London, England, United Kingdom (tracks C09–D16)
recorded at:
Chung King Studios in New York, New York, United States (tracks C09, C12, D15)
13 (Started by Damon Albarn) in London, England, United Kingdom (tracks C09–D16)
recording of:
Broken (track C11)
Cloud of Unknowing (track D15)
On Melancholy Hill (track C10)
Pirate Jet (track D16)
Plastic Beach (track D13)
Some Kind of Nature (track C09)
Sweepstakes (track C12)
To Binge (track D14)