Annotation

The collection Rare Trax is/was a give-away with the German Rolling Stone magazine.
This issue mentions a non-existing 12th track on the back of the cardboard sleeve.

Annotation last modified on 2010-08-04 13:26 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cloud Nine
The Temptations 3:31
2 Give Me Another Joint
Damn Sam 4:13
3 The Devil Is Dope
The Dramatics 5 5:24
4 Quit It
Nat Adderley 3:48
5 King Heroin
James Brown 4:00
6 Pusherman
Curtis Mayfield 5 5:04
7 The Truth Shall Make You Free
The Mighty Hannibal 3:19
8 Cocaine in My Brain
Dillinger 5:12
9 Stop the Pusher
Bo Diddley 5:11
10 Maggot Brain
Funkadelic 10:20
11 White Lines (Don't Do It)
Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel 12:54

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Joseph Scott (US funk/soul bassist) (track 6)
membranophone:
Tyrone McCullen (track 6)
guitar:
Craig McMullen (track 6)
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
percussion:
Master Henry Gibson (Percussionist with Curtis Mayfield, Stan Getz, Ramsey Lewis) (track 6)
arranger:
Tony Hester (track 3)
John Allen (piano, arranger) (track 3)
Johnny Pate (track 6)
Paul Riser (track 3)
composer:
Charles Bobbitt (track 5)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 5)
Tony Hester (track 3)
David Matthews (US jazz/bop keyboardist, pianist, and arranger) (track 5)
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
engineer:
Roger Anfinsen (track 6)
lead vocals:
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
lyricist:
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
Manny Rosen (track 5)
orchestrator:
Johnny Pate (track 6)
producer:
Tony Hester (track 3)
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
writer:
George Clinton (US funk musician) (track 10)
Melvin Glover (Melvin Glover aka Melle Mel) (track 11)
Eddie Hazel (track 10)
Sylvia Robinson (track 11)
Barrett Strong (track 1)
Norman Whitfield (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Curtom Records of Atlanta Inc. (1972 –) (track 6)
Curtom Records (1972) (track 6)
publisher:
Mayfield Music (track 6)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) ( – ????) (track 6)
Camad Music Company (1972 – ????) (track 6)
edits:
sampled by:
I’m Shady by Eminem (track 6)
I’m Your Pusher by Ice‐T (track 6)
is based on:
Cavern (track 11)
is the basis for:
I’m Shady (track 6)
recording of:
Cloud Nine (track 1)
King Heroin (track 5)
Maggot Brain (track 10)
Pusherman (Pusher Man) (track 6)
The Devil Is Dope (track 3)

Release Group

part of:Rolling Stone: Rare Trax (number: 27)