Roots, The

Things Fall Apart MCA Records
Catalogue # Format Country Release Genre Hip Hop, Conscious, Jazzy Hip-Hop SKU 205044106
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Track Listing

  • 1
    Act Won (Things Fall Apart) 0:54
  • 2
    Table Of Contents (Parts 1 & 2) 3:37
  • 3
    The Next Movement 4:10
  • 4
    Step Into The Realm 2:49
  • 5
    The Spark 3:52
  • 6
    Dynamite! 4:45
  • 7
    Without A Doubt 4:14
  • 8
    Ain't Sayin' Nothin' New 4:34
  • 9
    Double Trouble 5:50
  • 10
    Act Too (The Love Of My Life) 4:54
  • 11
    100% Dundee 3:53
  • 12
    Diedre Vs. Dice 0:47
  • 13
    Adrenaline! 4:27
  • 14
    3rd Acts: ? Vs. Scratch 2... Electric Boogaloo 0:51
  • 15
    You Got Me 4:19
  • 16
    Don't See Us 4:30
  • 17.1
    The Return To Innocence Lost 5:35
  • 17.2
    Act Fore (...) 4:46
  • 18
    Untitled 0:05

Album Information

Additional Information
  • MCD 11948
  • 1 x CD Album
  • 22 Feb 1999
  • Europe
    • Credits
      • A&R - Wendy Goldstein
      • Art Direction - Kenny Gravillis
      • Cover [Cover Image] - Corbis
      • Design - Kenny Gravillis
      • Design - Russell Robinson
      • Executive-Producer - Richard Nichols
      • Executive-Producer [Co] - Derek Jackson (3)
      • Executive-Producer [Co] - Francesca Spero
      • Management - Watch Your Back Management
      • Mastered By - Tom Coyne
      • Photography By - MobHouse
      • Photography By [Photos Of Rahzel And Malik B.] - Zoli (7)
      • Producer - Grand Wizzards, The
      • Sequenced By - Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson
    • Notes
    • The tracks are numbered from 54 to 71 on release.
      Track 17.2 isn't listed on the back cover or booklet but it appears on the tray card as track 71 (Act Fore (...) 71 There Is No Hidden Track... We Think). It starts after a period of silence between 5:36 and 7:09; total duration for track 70 is 11:55.
      Track 18 has no audio.

      Track 1 contains excerpts of dialogue from "Mo Better Blues".
      Track 7 contains elements from "Saturday Night" performed by Schooly D.

      1: recorded at Ivory Productions, Philadelphia, PA; and at Sterling Sound, New York, NY. Mixed at Sterling Sound, New York, NY. Protooled at Sterling Sound, New York, NY.
      2: Part 1 recorded at Battery Studios, New York, NY and at Ivory Productions (Sigma Studios), Philadelphia, PA; Part 2 recorded at Ivory Productions (Sigma Studios), Philadelphia, PA and at The Studio, Philadelphia, PA. Both versions mixed at Sony Studios, New York, NY.
      3: recorded at Battery Studios, New York, NY; Sony Studios, New York, NY; and Ivory Productions (Sigma Studios), Philadelphia, PA. Mixed at Battery Studios, New York, NY.
      4: recorded at ?uestlove's Soup Kitchen, Illadelph, PA; at Sigma Sound Studios, Philadelphia, PA; and at The Studio, Philadelphia, PA. Mixed at Sony Studios, New York, NY.
      5: recorded at The (Old) Hit Factory, New York, NY; at Ivory Productions (Sigma Studios), Philadelphia, PA; and at The Studio, Philadelphia, PA. Mixed at Battery Studios, New York, NY.
      6: recorded at Jay Dee's Village Of Promiscuous Homosapiens In Search Of Thickness, East Detroit, MI; at Studio A, Celarborn Heights, MI; and at Ivory Productions (Sigma Studios), Philadelphia, PA. Mixed at Battery Studios, New York, NY.
      7: recorded at The House Of Chaos, Illadelph, PA; at Ivory Way Productions (Sigma Studios), Philadelphia, PA; and at Ivory Productions, Philadelphia, PA. Mixed at The Hit Factory, New York, NY.
      8: recorded at Ivory Productions (Sigma Studios), Philadelphia, PA; and at The Studio, Philadelphia, PA. Mixed at Battery Studios, New York, NY.
      9: recorded at Ivory Productions (Sigma Studios), Philadelphia, PA; and at The Cutting Room, New York, NY. Mixed at Battery Studios, New York, NY.
      10: recorded at Ivory Productions (Sigma Studios), Philadelphia, PA; at The Cutting Room, New York, NY; and at The Studio, Philadelphia, PA. Mixed at Battery Studios, New York, NY.
      11: recorded at Battery Studios, New York, NY; and at Big Zone Recording Studio, Coshaken, PA. Mixed at Sony Studios, New York, NY.
      12: recorded at Sigma Sound Service, Philadelphia, PA; and at Ivory Productions (Sigma Studios), Philadelphia, PA. Mixed at Ivory Productions, Philadelphia, PA.
      13: recorded at The Studio, Philadelphia, PA; and at Battery Studios, New York, NY. Mixed at Battery Studios, New York, NY.
      14, 17: recorded at Ivory Productions, Philadelphia, PA. Mixed at Ivory Productions, Philadelphia, PA
      15: recorded at Scott's House O' Broken Hearts, Philadelphia, PA; at Ivory Productions (Sigma Studios), Philadelphia, PA; at The Studio, Philadelphia, PA; at Sony Studios, New York, NY; and at Battery Studios, New York, NY. Mixed at Battery Studios, New York, NY. Protools at Sony Studios, New York, NY and at Axis Studios, New York, NY.
      16: recorded at Ivory Productions (Sigma Studios), Philadelphia, PA; and at The Studio, Philadelphia, PA. Mixed at Sony Studios, New York, NY.

      ℗ 1999, 1998 © 1999 MCA Records, Inc.

      Made in the EU.
    • Barcode / Identifiers
      • Barcode (Printed) 0 08811 19482 6
      • Barcode (Scanned) 008811194826
      • Matrix / Runout (Scanned) MCD11948 111 948-2 01 /
      • Mastering SID Code (Scanned) IFPI L001
      • Mould SID Code (Scanned) IFPI 0113
      • Matrix / Runout (Mould / Hub Text) MADE IN GERMANY A
      • Rights Society (Mould / Hub Text) BIEM / GEMA
      • Label Code (Mould / Hub Text) LC 01056
      • Other (Distribution Code) UN540
  • Near Mint (NM or M-)
  • Near Mint (NM or M-)
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