Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Leaving (Dem)
Youssou N’Dour 5:04
2 Old Man (Gorgui)
Youssou N’Dour 6:30
3 Without a Smile (Same)
Youssou N’Dour 4:13
4 Mame Bamba
Youssou N’Dour 4:58
5 7 Seconds
Youssou N’Dour & Neneh Cherry 5:07
6 How You Are (No mele)
Youssou N’Dour 3:39
7 Generations (Diamono)
Youssou N’Dour 5:46
8 Tourista
Youssou N’Dour 4:36
9 Undecided (Japoulo)
Youssou N’Dour 5:26
10 Love One Another (Beuguente)
Youssou N’Dour 4:52
11 Life (Adouna)
Youssou N’Dour 4:05
12 My People (Samay nit)
Youssou N’Dour 4:38
13 Oh Boy
Youssou N’Dour 4:37
14 Silence (Tongo)
Youssou N’Dour 4:38
15 Chimes of Freedom
Youssou N’Dour 4:51

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Ron Meza (Musician - Trumpet Player) (1993) (tracks 1–2, 4, 7, 9–10, 13–14)
kora:
Soriba Kouyaté (1993) (tracks 6, 11)
membranophone programming:
Jean-Philippe Rykiel (1993) (tracks 9, 11)
accordina:
Jacques Bolognesi (1993) (track 14)
percussion:
Sing Sing Rhythms (1993) (tracks 3, 15)
keyboard:
Jean-Philippe Rykiel (1993) (tracks 1–4, 6–15)
Sacha Skarbek (1993) (track 5)
saxophone:
Branford Marsalis (1993) (track 3)
Brad Wheeler (1993) (tracks 1–2, 4, 7, 9–10, 13–14)
horn arranger:
Jacob Desvarieux (1993) (track 7)
trombone:
Jacques Bolognesi (1993) (tracks 1–2, 4, 7, 9–10, 13–14)
Glenn Ferris (1993) (tracks 1–2, 4, 7, 9–10, 13–14)
additional percussion:
Mark Roberts (US percussionist) (1993) (track 5)
additional background vocals:
Lokua Kanza (1993) (tracks 4, 7, 10–13, 15)
Viviane N'Dour (1993) (tracks 10, 12–13, 15)
Julia Sarr (1993) (track 7)
arranger:
Habib Faye (singer, musician, songwriter, producer) (tracks 2, 7)
Jean-Philippe Rykiel (tracks 2–3)
Jean-Philippe Rykiel (1993) (tracks 12–13)
assistant engineer:
Spencer May (track 5)
Ndiaga N'Dour (1993) (tracks 1–4, 6–15)
background vocals:
Everybody's Choir (1993) (tracks 1, 6)
co-producer:
Habib Faye (singer, musician, songwriter, producer) (tracks 1–4, 6–15)
Jean-Philippe Rykiel (tracks 1–4, 6–15)
composer:
Habib Faye (singer, musician, songwriter, producer) (tracks 6, 9)
Jimi Mbaye (guitarist) (track 4)
Cameron McVey (track 5)
Youssou N’Dour (tracks 1–4, 6–7, 10, 12–14)
Jean-Philippe Rykiel (tracks 8–11)
Jonathan Sharp (UK producer aka Jonny Dollar) (track 5)
Kabou Gueye (bass guitarist) (track 6)
Bob Dylan (1964) (track 15)
conductor:
Mathew Russell (1993) (tracks 1–2, 4, 7, 9–10, 13–14)
lyricist:
Jimi Mbaye (guitarist) (track 4)
Youssou N’Dour (tracks 1–11, 13–14)
Neneh Cherry (track 5)
Kabou Gueye (bass guitarist) (track 6)
Badou N'Diaye (guitarist) (track 12)
Boubacar N'Dour (track 4)
Thomas Rome (track 4)
Bob Dylan (1964) (track 15)
mixer:
Jonny Dollar (track 5)
Philippe Brun (mastering engineer) (1993-12) (tracks 1–4, 6–15)
other vocals [rap]:
Mbacké Dioum (1993) (track 6)
producer:
Booga Bear (track 5)
Youssou N’Dour (tracks 1–4, 6–15)
Jonny Dollar (track 5)
recording engineer:
Philippe Brun (mastering engineer) (1993) (tracks 1–4, 6–15)
Booga Bear (1993-02) (track 5)
Jonny Dollar (1993-02) (track 5)
solo violin:
Sacha Skarbek (1993) (track 5)
vocals:
Neneh Cherry (1993) (track 5)
publisher:
Warner/Chappell (1964 – 1992) (track 15)
Special Rider Music (1992 –) (track 15)
mixed at:
Metropolis (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (track 5)
Studio Xippi in Dakar, Dakar, Senegal (1993-12) (tracks 1–4, 6–15)
recorded at:
Studio Xippi in Dakar, Dakar, Senegal (1993) (tracks 1–4, 6–15)
later versions:
Stones of Freedom (track 15)
recording of:
7 Seconds (1993) (track 5)
Chimes of Freedom (1993) (track 15)
Generations (Diamono) (1993) (track 7)
How You Are (No mele) (1993) (track 6)
Leaving (Dem) (1993) (track 1)
Life (Adouna) (1993) (track 11)
Love One Another (Beuguente) (1993) (track 10)
Mame Bamba (1993) (track 4)
My People (Samay nit) (1993) (track 12)
Oh Boy (1993) (track 13)
Old Man (Gorgui) (1993) (track 2)
Silence (Tongo) (1993) (track 14)
Tourista (1993) (track 8)
Undecided (Japoulo) (1993) (track 9)
Without a Smile (Same) (1993) (track 3)

Release Group

artist & repertoire support: Steve Berkowitz (A&R executive at Sony. Also credited as reissue producer)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/121422 [info]