Annotation

Initial US pressing without "The Letter".

Annotation last modified on 2008-06-23 00:50 .

Tracklist

CD 1: Speakerboxxx
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Intro
OutKast 2 1:29
2 GhettoMusick
OutKast 3 3:57
3 Unhappy
OutKast 2 3:19
4 Bowtie
OutKast feat. Sleepy Brown & Jazze Pha 3.35 3:57
5 The Way You Move
OutKast feat. Sleepy Brown 3.65 3:54
6 The Rooster
OutKast 2.5 3:57
7 Bust
OutKast feat. Killer Mike 2.5 3:09
8 War
OutKast 3 2:44
9 Church
OutKast 3.35 3:27
10 Bamboo (interlude)
OutKast 2 2:10
11 Tomb of the Boom
OutKast feat. Konkrete, Big Gipp & Ludacris 2 4:46
12 E‐Mac (interlude)
OutKast 1 0:25
13 Knowing
OutKast 2 3:33
14 Flip Flop Rock
OutKast feat. Killer Mike & Jay‐Z 2 4:36
15 Interlude
OutKast 1.5 1:15
16 Reset
OutKast feat. Khujo Goodie & Cee‐Lo 2 4:36
17 D‐Boi (interlude)
OutKast 1 0:41
18 Last Call
OutKast feat. Slimm Calhoun, Lil’ Jon & The East Side Boyz & Mello 2.65 3:57
19 Bowtie (postlude)
OutKast 1.5 0:35
CD 2: The Love Below
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Love Below (intro)
OutKast 2.35 1:28
2 Love Hater
OutKast 2.5 2:50
3 God (interlude)
OutKast 2 2:20
4 Happy Valentine’s Day
OutKast 2.5 5:23
5 Spread
OutKast 2.5 3:51
6 Where Are My Panties?
OutKast 2 1:54
7 Prototype
OutKast 2 5:26
8 She Lives in My Lap
OutKast feat. Rosario Dawson 2.5 4:27
9 Hey Ya!
OutKast 3.4 3:55
10 Roses
OutKast 3 6:10
11 Good Day, Good Sir
OutKast 2 1:25
12 Behold a Lady
OutKast 2.5 4:37
13 Pink & Blue
OutKast 2.5 5:05
14 Love in War
OutKast 2.5 3:26
15 She’s Alive
OutKast 2 4:07
16 Dracula’s Wedding
OutKast feat. Kelis 3 2:33
17 My Favorite Things
OutKast 3.5 5:14
18 Take Off Your Cool
OutKast feat. Norah Jones 2 2:38
19 Vibrate
OutKast 1 6:33
20 A Life in the Day of Benjamin André (Incomplete)
OutKast 1 5:10

Credits

CD 1: Speakerboxxx

bass guitar:
Preston Crump (track 3)
Debra Killings (tracks 3–6, 8, 14, 18)
Aaron Mills (track 9)
membranophone:
Victor Alexander (track 7)
membranophone programming:
organ:
wind instruments:
Horns Unlimited (tracks 4–6, 18)
keyboard:
André 3000 (tracks 2, 18)
Antwan André Patton (tracks 4, 7, 11, 13)
Kevin Kendrick (US soul/funk keyboardist/songwriter) (track 9)
Marvin “Chanz” Parkman (tracks 3, 8, 14, 16)
turntable:
Cutmaster Swift (tracks 6, 14)
piano:
congas:
Rajinder Kala (tracks 3, 8)
guitar family:
Donny Mathis (tracks 3, 6, 8)
David Whild (US guitarist) (tracks 4, 7, 14)
additional guest vocals:
Patrick Brown (tracks 4–5)
Phalon Alexander (track 4)
additional vocals:
André 3000 (track 13)
King Stephen (track 7)
background vocals:
Patrick Brown (tracks 2–3, 6–7, 14)
Phalon Alexander (track 7)
Debra Killings (tracks 3, 9, 14, 16)
Tori Alamaze (tracks 4, 6)
Backbone (Rapper from Atlanta, GA.) (track 14)
Big Gipp (track 14)
Joi (Female Soul/Hip-Hop/Funk artist) (track 2)
background vocals and lead vocals:
co-producer:
Antwan André Patton (tracks 5–6)
Mr. DJ (US hip-hop producer David Sheats) (track 14)
composer:
guest background vocals and lead vocals:
Mello (track 18)
guest lead vocals:
Shawn Carter (US rapper) (track 14)
Christopher Bridges (US rapper & actor) (track 11)
Big Gipp (track 11)
Slimm Calhoun (track 18)
Khujo Goodie (track 16)
Killer Mike (tracks 7, 14)
Konkrete (Atlanta hip-hop trio) (track 11)
lead vocals:
André 3000 (track 2)
Antwan André Patton (tracks 2–7, 11, 13–14, 16, 18)
lyricist:
mixer:
John Frye (hip hop / R&B mix engineer) (tracks 2–9, 11, 13–14, 16, 18)
performer:
E-Mac (track 12)
producer:
André 3000 (tracks 2, 9, 18)
Antwan André Patton (tracks 4, 7, 11, 14, 16)
Mr. DJ (US hip-hop producer David Sheats) (tracks 3, 8, 13)
Carlton Mahone (tracks 5–6)
Cutmaster Swift (track 1)
programming:
André 3000 (track 18)
Antwan André Patton (tracks 4, 7, 11, 13)
recording engineer:
Vincent Alexander (tracks 5, 11)
Chris Carmouche (track 11)
John Frye (hip hop / R&B mix engineer) (tracks 2–9, 11, 13–14, 16, 18)
Moka Nagatani (tracks 2, 4, 13)
Matt Still (track 9)
vocals:
Patrick Brown (track 9)
writer:
Cory Andrews (hip-hop artist from Atlanta, GA) (tracks 10–11)
André Benjamin (tracks 2, 8–9, 13, 17–18)
Antwan André Patton (tracks 2–19)
Patrick Brown (tracks 4–5, 9, 19)
Nathaniel Elder (tracks 10–11)
Kenneth Gamble (track 2)
Cameron Gipp (tracks 10–11)
James Hollins (tracks 17–18)
Shawn Carter (US rapper) (track 14)
Phalon Alexander (tracks 4, 19)
Kevin Kendrick (US soul/funk keyboardist/songwriter) (track 9)
Willie Knighton (track 16)
Brian Loving (tracks 17–18)
Christopher Bridges (US rapper & actor) (tracks 10–11)
Carlton Mahone (tracks 5–6)
Donny Mathis (track 6)
James Patton (tracks 10–11)
Michael Render (tracks 7, 14)
David Sheats (tracks 3, 8, 13–14)
Bunny Sigler (track 2)
has remixes:
sampled by:
Get It Get It by Girl Talk (track 5)
Once Again by Girl Talk (track 1)
samples:
partial recording of:
Bowtie (track 19)
Last Call (track 17)
Tomb of the Boom (track 10)
recording of:
Bowtie (track 4)
Bust (track 7)
Church (track 9)
E‐mac (interlude) (track 12)
Flip Flop Rock (track 14)
GhettoMusick (track 2)
Interlude (track 15)
Intro (track 1)
Knowing (track 13)
Last Call (track 18)
Reset (track 16)
The Rooster (track 6)
The Way You Move (track 5)
Tomb of the Boom (track 11)
Unhappy (track 3)
War (Tic, Tic, Boom!) (track 8)

CD 2: The Love Below

acoustic guitar and keyboard:
André 3000 (track 9)
violin:
Richard Adkins (track 13)
Mark Cargill (violinist) (track 13)
Mark Casillas (track 13)
Louis Kabok (track 13)
Yaroslav Kettner (track 13)
Gina Kronstadt (track 13)
Marisa McLeod (track 13)
Jim Sitterly (violinist) (track 13)
Charles Veal Jr. (track 13)
Tibor Zelig (track 13)
electric bass guitar:
Kevin Smith (bassist) (track 5)
cello:
Catherine Chan (track 13)
Lisa Chien (track 13)
John Krovoza (track 13)
Martin Smith (cellist) (track 13)
bass guitar:
Aaron Mills (tracks 7–8, 17)
trumpet:
Horns Unlimited (tracks 5, 8)
strings:
David Arenz (track 14)
Ellie Arenz (track 14)
David Braitberg (track 14)
Eric V. Johnson (track 14)
Richard Keller (track 14)
William Murphy (rock/funk bassist) (track 14)
Sandy Salzinger (track 14)
strings arranger:
Richard Keller (track 14)
Benjamin Wright (track 13)
viola:
Patrick Morgan (track 13)
Michele Nardone (track 13)
Robin Ross (track 13)
Marcy Dicterow Vaj (track 13)
membranophone:
Jef van Veen (tracks 2, 15)
wind instruments:
Horns Unlimited (tracks 2, 15, 19)
wind instruments arranger:
Horns Unlimited (track 2)
double bass:
Kelvin Brandon (tracks 4, 13, 15)
Moffet Morris (track 4)
Kelvin O'Neal (track 13)
keyboard:
Kevin Kendrick (US soul/funk keyboardist/songwriter) (tracks 2, 5, 7, 9–10, 15, 19)
André 3000 (tracks 1, 12)
saxophone:
Gary Harris (track 17)
turntable:
Cutmaster Swift (tracks 5, 8, 14)
piano:
Kevin Kendrick (US soul/funk keyboardist/songwriter) (track 17)
guitar family:
Kevin Kendrick (US soul/funk keyboardist/songwriter) (track 4)
Tomi Martin (track 8)
Darryl Smith (track 2)
André 3000 (tracks 4, 7, 18)
guitar family and tenor saxophone:
André 3000 (track 8)
additional guest vocals:
Rosario Dawson (track 8)
additional vocals:
Joi (Female Soul/Hip-Hop/Funk artist) (track 4)
background vocals:
Sleepy Brown (track 19)
Killer Mike (track 10)
background vocals and lead vocals:
André 3000 (track 19)
composer:
André Benjamin (tracks 4–5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 18–19)
Richard Rodgers (track 17)
conductor:
Benjamin Wright (track 13)
guest lead vocals:
Kelis (track 16)
Norah Jones (track 18)
lead vocals:
André 3000 (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–10, 12–16, 18)
lyricist:
André Benjamin (tracks 4–5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 18–19)
mixer:
Kevin Davis (US producer/engineer "KD" Davis) (track 14)
Neal Pogue (mix engineer) (tracks 2, 5, 7–9, 18–19)
Dexter Simmons (tracks 4, 12–13)
John Frye (hip hop / R&B mix engineer) (tracks 10, 15, 17)
Pete Novak (track 16)
performer:
Benjamin André (tracks 11, 20)
Fonzworth Bentley (track 11)
Rosario Dawson (track 8)
Kelis (track 16)
André 3000 (tracks 3, 6)
producer:
Dojo5 (track 10)
André 3000 (tracks 2, 4–5, 7–10, 12–19)
programming:
André 3000 (tracks 1, 9, 12)
recording engineer:
Terrence Cash (track 8)
Reginald Dozier (track 13)
John Frye (hip hop / R&B mix engineer) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7–10, 12–19)
Robert Hannon (tracks 4–5, 9)
Padraic Kerin (track 18)
Pete Novak (tracks 4–5, 9–10, 12–13, 15–17, 19)
Brian Paturalski (track 16)
Matt Still (tracks 7, 14)
Darrell Thorp (track 13)
writer:
André Benjamin (tracks 1–3, 6, 8, 10–11, 13, 15, 20)
Matt Boykin (track 10)
R. Kelly (track 13)
Kevin Kendrick (US soul/funk keyboardist/songwriter) (tracks 2, 15)
Roger Troutman (Roger Troutman, funk musician in Zapp) (track 8)
Eric Vidal (track 8)
Nick Vidal (track 8)
Dino Hawkins (track 8)
mash-ups:
samples:
Pistolgrip-Pump by Volume 10 (track 8)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 180) (track 9)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 198) (track 9)
instrumental recording of:
My Favorite Things (The Sound of Music) (track 17)
is the basis for:
떠돌이별 (track 17)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Favorite Things (track 17)
part of:
The Sound of Music (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (track 17)
recording of:
Behold a Lady (track 12)
Dracula’s Wedding (track 16)
God (interlude) (track 3)
Good Day, Good Sir (track 11)
Hey Ya! (track 9)
Love Hater (track 2)
Love in War (track 14)
Pink & Blue (track 13)
Prototype (track 7)
Roses (track 10)
She’s Alive (track 15)
Spread (track 5)
Take Off Your Cool (track 18)
Vibrate (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
Popurijs Mūzikas skaņas (selections from The Sound of Music) (track 17)

Release

executive producer: OutKast
L.A. Reid
ASIN: UK: B0000AI44K [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/233863 [info]