Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Black Panther Party Calls For
Huey Newton 0:27
2 You're the Man, Parts 1 & 2
Marvin Gaye 5:45
3 Let's Clean Up the Ghetto
Philadelphia International All Stars 4:51
4 Change It
Kathleen Cleaver 0:20
5 Song to the System
Segments of Time 5:18
6 Right On
Sons of Slum 3:26
7 Tell It Like It Is
S.O.U.L. 4:19
8 Mighty Mighty
Earth, Wind & Fire 3:05
9 Compared to What
Les McCann & Eddie Harris 8:34
10 I Don't Know What This World Is Coming To
The Soul Children 6:49
11 Power to the People
Huey Newton 0:18
12 (For God's Sake) Give More Power to the People
The Chi‐Lites 3:01
13 Give the People What They Want
The O’Jays 4:10
14 We Want Black Power
Stokely Carmichael 1:10
15 Say It Loud (I'm Black and I'm Proud), Part 1
James Brown 2:47
16 Blackenized
Hank Ballard 3:00
17 So Much Strength
Stokely Carmichael 0:28
18 Fight the Power, Part 1
The Isley Brothers 5 3:18
19 Stop Singing and Start Swinging
Malcolm X 0:38
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Standing & Fighting
Malcolm X 0:21
2 Message From a Black Man
The Temptations 6:06
3 Part: E, S
The Watts Prophets 1:52
4 Violence Is as American as Cherry Pie
H. Rap Brown 0:31
5 The Revolution Will Not Be Televised
Gil Scott‐Heron 3:06
6 When the Revolution Comes
The Last Poets 2:27
7 Am I Black Enough for You?
Billy Paul 5:17
8 Black Unity
Stokely Carmichael 0:30
9 My People… Hold On
Eddie Kendricks 5:41
10 Be Thankful for What You Got
William DeVaughn 7:13
11 Chocolate City
Parliament 5:37
12 We're a Winner (live)
Curtis Mayfield 4:49
13 We Got More Soul
Dyke & The Blazers 2:44
14 I Am Somebody, Part 2
Johnnie Taylor 3:25
15 Express Yourself
Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band 3:52
16 Respect Yourself
The Staple Singers 4:51
17 To Be Young, Gifted and Black
Nina Simone 2:52
18 Lift Every Voice and Sing
Kim Weston 4:58
19 Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now
McFadden & Whitehead 7:01

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Earth, Wind & Fire (track 8)
Charles Stepney (track 8)
associate producer:
Charles Stepney (track 8)
composer:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 15)
Pee Wee Ellis (track 15)
lyricist:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 15)
Pee Wee Ellis (track 15)
producer:
Maurice White (track 8)
Joe Wissert (track 8)
writer:
Kenneth Gamble (tracks 3, 13)
Cary Gilbert (track 3)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (tracks 3, 13)
Ernie Isley (track 18)
Marvin Isley (track 18)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 18)
Ronald Isley (track 18)
Rudolph Isley (track 18)
Chris Jasper (track 18)
Maurice White (track 8)
Verdine White (track 8)
sampled by:
Give the People by EPMD (track 13)
partial recording of:
Fight the Power (track 18)
recording of:
Mighty Mighty (track 8)
Say It Loud (I'm Black, I'm Proud) (Parts 1 & 2) (track 15)

CD 2

bass guitar and electric bass guitar:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1971-04-19 – 1971-04-20) (track 5)
drums:
Bernard “Pretty” Purdie (1971-04-19 – 1971-04-20) (track 5)
flute and saxophone:
Hubert Laws (1971-04-19 – 1971-04-20) (track 5)
electric piano and piano:
Brian Jackson (American keyboardist, flautist, singer, composer & producer) (1971-04-19 – 1971-04-20) (track 5)
electric guitar:
Burt Jones (1971-04-19 – 1971-04-20) (track 5)
arranger:
Jack Faith (track 19)
composer:
Jerry Cohen (track 19)
Gene McFadden (track 19)
Gil Scott‐Heron (track 5)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 17)
John Whitehead (track 19)
Charles Wright (track 15)
William DeVaughn (track 10)
conductor:
Johnny Pate (1971-04-19 – 1971-04-20) (track 5)
lead vocals:
Gil Scott‐Heron (1971-04-19 – 1971-04-20) (track 5)
lyricist:
William DeVaughn (track 10)
O’Shea Jackson (track 15)
Weldon Irvine (track 17)
mixer:
Bob Simpson (US jazz engineer/producer) (track 5)
producer:
Jerry Cohen (track 19)
Kenneth Gamble (track 7)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 7)
Gene McFadden (track 19)
Bob Thiele (track 5)
John Whitehead (track 19)
Charles Wright (track 15)
writer:
George Clinton (US funk musician) (track 11)
Bootsy Collins (track 11)
Kenneth Gamble (track 7)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 7)
Bernie Worrell (track 11)
publisher:
Melomega Music (track 10)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 10)
edits:
remixes:
Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now (12" version) by McFadden & Whitehead (1979) (track 19)
sampled by:
Express Yourself by N.W.A (track 15)
People by J Dilla (track 9)
has revision:
Express Yourself (track 15)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Chocolate City (track 11)
Express Yourself (track 15)
The Revolution Will Not Be Televised (1971-04-19 – 1971-04-20) (track 5)

Release

ASIN: US: B00020SHGW [info]