Annotation

This version does appear to exist, but very difficult to find concrete information on. "The Elephunk Theme" is said to have only been available commercially on a German release, however that is not easy to confirm.

Annotation last modified on 2008-10-23 04:20 .

Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Hands Up
5 3:36
2 Labor Day (It's a Holiday)
5 3:59
3 Let's Get Retarded
5 3:36
4 Hey Mama
5 3:35
5 Shut Up
5 4:56
6 Smells Like Funk
5 5:05
7 Latin Girls
5 6:18
8 Sexy
4 4:44
9 Fly Away
4 3:36
10 The Boogie That Be
3.5 5:12
11 The Elephunk Theme
5:05
12 The APL Song
4 2:55
13 Anxiety
4 3:39
14 Where Is the Love / Third Eye
8:32

Credits

Medium 1

bass guitar [bass]:
Mike Fratantuno (tracks 1–3, 6)
trumpet:
Printz Board (track 7)
membranophone:
Terence Yoshiaki (tracks 3, 7)
membranophone [drum] programming:
Allan Pineda (track 12)
William Adams (tracks 4–10)
membranophone and piano:
William Adams (track 2)
membranophone programming:
William Adams (track 1)
flute and saxophone [sax]:
Tim Izo Orindgreff (track 7)
Clavinet:
William Adams (track 13)
guitar:
Ray Brady (tracks 5, 9)
J. Curtis (tracks 5, 7, 12)
George Pajon, Jr. (tracks 1, 3, 5–8, 10)
percussion:
Chuck Prada (track 7)
piano:
Ron Fair (veteran A&R executive, record producer arranger, recording engineer and songwriter) (track 7)
Sérgio Mendes (track 8)
guitarrón mexicano [guitarron]:
Mike Fratantuno (track 7)
Moog:
William Adams (tracks 1, 5, 8–9, 12)
Moog and synthesizer [synth]:
William Adams (track 10)
Moog and Wurlitzer electric piano [Wurlitzer]:
William Adams (track 4)
horn:
Tim Izo Orindgreff (track 2)
Printz Board (track 2)
congas and shakers [shaker]:
Davey Chegwidden (track 7)
trombone:
Elizabeth Ann Lea (track 6)
additional engineer:
Tal Herzberg (track 5)
additional producer:
Ron Fair (veteran A&R executive, record producer arranger, recording engineer and songwriter) (track 5)
assistant engineer:
Christine Sirois (tracks 1, 5–7)
background vocals:
Terry Dexter (R&B singer) (track 6)
Dante Santiago (tracks 1, 3–4, 6, 10)
Noelle Scaggs (tracks 3, 6)
composer:
Jean Baptiste (track 1)
Ray Brady (track 9)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 2)
William Earl "Bootsy" Collins (US funk musician & songwriter) (track 2)
Catfish Collins (track 2)
J. Curtis (tracks 5, 7)
Debbie Nova (track 7)
Mike Fratantuno (tracks 1, 6)
John Griggs (conga player of The J.B.s) (track 2)
Clayton Gunnells (track 2)
John Stephens (track 10)
Billie May (track 1)
Robert McCollough (track 2)
Vinicius de Moraes (track 8)
Thomas van Musser (tracks 2, 10)
George Pajon, Jr. (tracks 1, 5–7)
Papa Roach (track 13)
Clyde Stubblefield (track 2)
Jaime Gomez (Member of Black Eyed Peas) (tracks 1, 5, 7)
Frank Waddy (track 2)
Allan Pineda (tracks 1–2, 6–7, 12–13)
William Adams (tracks 1–2, 5–10, 12–13)
Fergie (member of The Black Eyed Peas) (track 9)
engineer:
William Adams (tracks 2–4, 8–9, 13)
Dylan Dresdow (tracks 1, 3, 5–7)
Jun Ishizeki (track 10)
Jason Villaroman (track 12)
guest drums (drum set) [drums]:
Dave Buckner (track 13)
guest bass guitar [bass] and guitar:
Tobin Esperance (track 13)
guest performer:
Tippa Irie (track 4)
guest vocals:
Debbie Nova (track 7)
Tippa Irie (track 4)
John Stephens (track 10)
Dante Santiago (track 7)
Jacoby Shaddix (track 13)
mixer:
William Adams (track 10)
Chris Lord‐Alge (track 13)
Tony Maserati (engineer / mixer) (tracks 1–9, 12)
producer:
Allan Pineda (track 12)
William Adams (tracks 1–10, 12–13)
vocals:
Jaime Gomez (Member of Black Eyed Peas) (tracks 1–3, 5–7)
Allan Pineda (tracks 1–3, 5–7, 12–13)
William Adams (tracks 1–10, 13)
Fergie (member of The Black Eyed Peas) (tracks 1–5, 8–10, 12)
writer:
Mike Fratantuno (track 3)
Anthony Henry (track 4)
George Pajon, Jr. (track 3)
Jaime Gomez (Member of Black Eyed Peas) (track 3)
Terence Yoshiaki (track 3)
Allan Pineda (track 3)
William Adams (tracks 3–4)
publisher:
BMG Sapphire Songs (track 3)
Cherry River Music (track 3)
El Cubano Music (track 3)
Greensleeves (track 4)
Hisako Songs (track 3)
Liftmoney (track 4)
South Hudson Music (track 3)
Tuono Music (track 3)
will.i.am Music Inc. (tracks 3–4)
recorded at:
Enterprise Studio (aka Enterprise Studios) in Burbank, California, United States (track 8)
Record Plant ((aka "Record Plant") Los Angeles) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (tracks 2, 10, 12)
The Stewchia in Los Feliz, Los Angeles, California, United States (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–10)
mash-ups:
samples:
Bo Mambo by Yma Sumac (track 1)
The Grunt by The J.B.’s (track 2)
later parody versions:
Somebody Farted (track 3)
recording of:
Anxiety (track 13)
Fly Away (track 9)
Hands Up (track 1)
Hey Mama (track 4)
Latin Girls (track 7)
Sexy (track 8)
Shut Up (track 5)
Smells Like Funk (track 6)
The APL Song (track 12)
The Boogie That Be (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Polkarama! (track 3)