Big Willie Style

~ Release by Will Smith (see all versions of this release, 8 available)

Tracklist

CD 1
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1Intro
recording engineer:
Poke (hip hop producer Jean Olivier, of Poke and Tone)
co-producer:
Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince)
producer:
Poke and Tone
mixer:
Rich Travali
recorded at:
The Hacienda (Los Angeles) in Los Angeles, California, United States
mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
Will Smith11:51
2Y’all Know
recording engineer:
Ken "DURO" Ifill (mix engineer Ken Ifill)
producer:
Andreao "Fanatic" Heard
assistant mixer:
Ian Dalsemer and Jonathan Pinks
mixer:
Rob Chiarelli (US mixer)
recorded at and mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
recording of:
Y’all Know
Will Smith4.53:57
3Gettin’ Jiggy Wit It
recording engineer:
Ken "DURO" Ifill (mix engineer Ken Ifill)
co-producer:
L.E.S. (QB hip hop producer)
producer:
Poke and Tone
assistant mixer:
Chris Ribando
mixer:
Rich Travali
bass guitar:
Lanar "Kern" Brantley (US american bassist)
guitar [lead guitar]:
David Foreman
keyboard [keyboards]:
Timothy "Tyme" Riley (US drummer Timothy Riley)
turntable [scratches]:
DJ Jazzy Jeff (DJ/turntablist)
recorded at:
Right Track Studios in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
samples:
He’s the Greatest Dancer by Sister Sledge and Sang and Dance by The Bar‐Kays
recording of:
Gettin’ Jiggy Wit It
writer:
Samuel Barnes, Bernard Edwards, Joey Robinson, Jr. (US Electro funk/hip hop producer, songwriter & engineer), Nile Rodgers and Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince)
publisher:
Irving Music, Inc., Jelly’s Jams, LLC, Sony/ATV Tunes LLC, Treball Music and Warner–Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label)
Will Smith4.63:48
4Candy
recording engineer:
Ken "DURO" Ifill (mix engineer Ken Ifill)
producer:
L.E.S. (QB hip hop producer) and Poke and Tone
assistant mixer:
Chris Ribando
mixer:
Rich Travali
bass guitar:
Lanar "Kern" Brantley (US american bassist)
guitar [lead guitar]:
David Foreman
keyboard [keyboards]:
Keith Winfield
performer:
Larry Blackmon and Cameo (American soul-influenced funk group)
recorded at:
Right Track Studios in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States and The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
samples:
Candy by Cameo
recording of:
Candy
writer:
Larry Blackmon, Tomi Jenkins, Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince) and Ryan Toby
is based on:
Candy
Will Smith feat. Larry Blackmon and Cameo53:57
5Chasing Forever
recording engineer:
Ken "DURO" Ifill (mix engineer Ken Ifill)
drum machine [drum] programming:
Poke (hip hop producer Jean Olivier, of Poke and Tone)
co-producer:
L.E.S. (QB hip hop producer)
producer:
Poke and Tone
assistant mixer:
Robert Burnette and Chris Ribando
mixer:
Rich Travali
keyboard [keyboards]:
Timothy "Tyme" Riley (US drummer Timothy Riley)
background vocals:
Kenny Greene and Trey Lorenz
recorded at and mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
samples:
Ribbon in the Sky by Stevie Wonder
recording of:
Chasing Forever
Will Smith44:16
6Keith B-Real I (interlude)
recording engineer:
Poke (hip hop producer Jean Olivier, of Poke and Tone)
co-producer:
Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince)
producer:
Poke and Tone
mixer:
Rich Travali
recorded at:
The Hacienda (Los Angeles) in Los Angeles, California, United States
mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
Will Smith11:07
7Don’t Say Nothin’
recording engineer:
Keith Pelzer
additional drum machine [drum] programming:
Rob Chiarelli (US mixer)
co-producer:
Ryan Toby
producer:
Jeff Townes (DJ/turntablist) and Keith Pelzer
assistant mixer:
Ian Dalsemer and Jonathan Pinks
mixer:
Rob Chiarelli (US mixer)
turntable [scratches]:
DJ Jazzy Jeff (DJ/turntablist)
recorded at:
A Touch of Jazz Studios in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
recording of:
Don’t Say Nothin’
Will Smith44:23
8Miami
recording engineer:
Ken "DURO" Ifill (mix engineer Ken Ifill)
drum machine [drum] programming:
L.E.S. (QB hip hop producer)
producer:
L.E.S. (QB hip hop producer) and Poke and Tone
assistant mixer:
Robert Burnette
mixer:
Rich Travali
keyboard [keyboards]:
Keith Winfield
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (in 1997)
recorded at and mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
samples:
And the Beat Goes On by The Whispers
recording of:
Miami
lyricist:
Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince)
composer:
Leon Sylvers III, Samuel J. Barnes, William Shelby, Stephen Shockley and Ryan Toby
publisher:
DP JJ Publishing Co., Jelly’s Jams LLC, Pladid Music, Portrait (publisher), Slamuwell Productions, Solar Songs Inc. and Treyball Music
Will Smith4.353:18
9Yes Yes Y’all
recording engineer and mixer:
Ken "DURO" Ifill (mix engineer Ken Ifill)
drum machine [drum] programming:
Poke and Tone
co-producer:
L.E.S. (QB hip hop producer)
producer:
Poke and Tone
assistant mixer:
Robert Burnette
bass guitar:
Lanar "Kern" Brantley (US american bassist)
guitar [lead guitar]:
David Foreman
keyboard [keyboards]:
Timothy "Tyme" Riley (US drummer Timothy Riley)
turntable [scratches]:
DJ Jazzy Jeff (DJ/turntablist)
performer:
Camp Lo
recorded at:
Right Track Studios in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States and The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
samples:
Here We Go Again, Parts 1 & 2 by The Isley Brothers
recording of:
Yes Yes Y’all
Will Smith feat. Camp Lo54:23
10I Loved You
recording engineer:
Keith Pelzer
additional drum machine [drum] programming:
Rob Chiarelli (US mixer)
co-producer:
Ryan Toby
producer:
Jeff Townes (DJ/turntablist), Keith Pelzer and Valvin Roane (US soul/R&B singer Valvin Roane II)
assistant mixer:
Ian Dalsemer and Jonathan Pinks
mixer:
Rob Chiarelli (US mixer)
vocals:
Ryan Toby and Valvin Roane (US soul/R&B singer Valvin Roane II)
recorded at:
A Touch of Jazz Studios in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
samples:
Upon This Rock by Joe Farrell
recording of:
I Loved You
Will Smith44:13
11Keith B-Real II (interlude)
recording engineer:
Poke (hip hop producer Jean Olivier, of Poke and Tone)
co-producer:
Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince)
producer:
Poke and Tone
mixer:
Rich Travali
recorded at:
The Hacienda (Los Angeles) in Los Angeles, California, United States
mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
Will Smith10:30
12It’s All Good
recording engineer and producer:
Jeff Townes (DJ/turntablist)
additional drum machine [drum] programming:
Rob Chiarelli (US mixer)
assistant mixer:
Ian Dalsemer and Jonathan Pinks
mixer:
Rob Chiarelli (US mixer)
turntable [scratches]:
DJ Jazzy Jeff (DJ/turntablist)
additional vocals:
Tia Mintze
recorded at:
A Touch of Jazz Studios in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
samples:
Good Times by Chic
recording of:
It’s All Good
writer:
Bernard Edwards, Carvin Haggins, Jeffrey Townes (DJ/turntablist), Nile Rodgers and Willard Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince)
Will Smith44:05
13Just the Two of Us
producer:
Sauce (US hip-hop/R&B producer)
instruments:
Sauce (US hip-hop/R&B producer)
background vocals:
Fuzzy (Jeffrey Young) and Tricia Covington
lead vocals [lead vocal ad lib]:
Fuzzy (Jeffrey Young)
recorded at and mixed at:
Pacifique (Burbank) in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
samples:
Just the Two of Us by Bill Withers & Grover Washington, Jr.
recording of:
Just the Two of Us
is based on:
Just the Two of Us
Will Smith4.355:16
14Keith B-Real III (interlude)
recording engineer:
Poke (hip hop producer Jean Olivier, of Poke and Tone)
co-producer:
Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince)
producer:
Poke and Tone
mixer:
Rich Travali
recorded at:
The Hacienda (Los Angeles) in Los Angeles, California, United States
mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
Will Smith11:54
15Big Willie Style
recording engineer:
Ken "DURO" Ifill (mix engineer Ken Ifill)
co-producer:
Poke and Tone
producer:
L.E.S. (QB hip hop producer)
assistant mixer:
Robert Burnette
mixer:
Rich Travali
bass guitar:
Lanar "Kern" Brantley (US american bassist)
guitar [lead guitar]:
David Foreman
keyboard [keyboards]:
Timothy "Tyme" Riley (US drummer Timothy Riley)
performer:
Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes
recorded at:
Right Track Studios in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States and The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
samples:
Something Special by Earth, Wind & Fire
recording of:
Big Willie Style
writer:
Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince), Timothy Riley, Wanda Vaughn, Wayne L. Vaughn and Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire)
Will Smith feat. Left Eye43:35
16Men in Black
recording engineer:
John Shriver
drum machine [drum] programming:
Poke and Tone
producer:
Poke and Tone
mixer:
Commissioner Gordon (US hip hop producer Gordon Williams) and Tony Maserati (engineer / mixer)
background vocals:
Coko (R&B singer Cheryl Gamble)
publisher:
Track Masters Entertainment
samples:
Forget Me Nots by Patrice Rushen
recording of:
Men in Black
writer:
Fred Washington (US session bassist), Patrice Rushen, Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince) and Terry McFadden
publisher:
Baby Fingers Music, Freddie Dee Music, New Columbia Pictures, Inc, Treyball Music, Inc. and Yamina Music
Will Smith4.43:45
17Just Cruisin’ (remix)
recording of:
Just Cruisin’ (remix)
lyricist:
David Conley (soul musician), Derrick Culler and E. Townsend
composer:
David Conley (soul musician), Derrick Culler, E. Townsend, Nasir Jones (US rapper) and Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince)
revision of:
Just Cruisin'
Will Smith4:15

Credits

Release

graphic design:Nancy Sacks (graphic artist)
Richard White (graphic designer)
executive producer:Ann Carli
James Lassiter
Benny Medina
Poke and Tone
distributed by:Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment)
copyrighted (©) by and phonographic copyright (℗) by:Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (in 1997)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/259841 [info]
ASIN:UK: B0000256XN [info]