Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Intro
Kanye West 1 0:19
2 We Don’t Care
Kanye West 2.5 4:00
3 Graduation Day
Kanye West 1 1:22
4 All Falls Down
Kanye West feat. Syleena Johnson 3.35 3:44
5 I’ll Fly Away
Kanye West 2.5 1:10
6 Spaceship
Kanye West feat. GLC & Consequence 3.35 5:24
7 Jesus Walks
Kanye West 4.25 3:14
8 Never Let Me Down
Kanye West feat. Jay‐Z & J. Ivy 3.5 5:24
9 Get Em High
Kanye West feat. Talib Kweli & Common 2.5 4:49
10 Workout Plan
Kanye West 1 0:46
11 The New Workout Plan
Kanye West 3.5 5:23
12 Slow Jamz
Kanye West feat. Twista & Jamie Foxx 3 5:16
13 Breathe In Breathe Out
Kanye West feat. Ludacris 2 4:07
14 School Spirit (skit 1)
Kanye West 1 1:19
15 School Spirit
Kanye West 2 3:02
16 School Spirit (skit 2)
Kanye West 1 0:44
17 Lil Jimmy (skit)
Kanye West 1 0:53
18 Two Words
Kanye West feat. Mos Def, Freeway & The Harlem Boys Choir 2 4:26
19 Through the Wire
Kanye West 4 3:41
20 Family Business
Kanye West 3 4:39
21 Last Call
Kanye West 1.5 12:41

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Ken Lewis (Recording Engineer and Mixer) (track 4)
violin:
Miri Ben‐Ari (tracks 2–3, 7, 11, 13, 17–18)
violin arranger:
Miri Ben‐Ari (tracks 2–3, 7, 11, 13, 18)
bass guitar:
bass guitar, guitar, keyboard and percussion:
Ken Lewis (Recording Engineer and Mixer) (track 21)
guitar:
Eric "E-Bass" Johnson (hip hop guitarist & producer) (track 3)
Ken Lewis (Recording Engineer and Mixer) (track 3)
percussion:
Frank "Knuckles" Walker (tracks 3, 8, 12)
keyboard:
Ervin Pope (tracks 8, 12, 16)
Keith Slattery (track 18)
piano:
Ervin Pope (tracks 5, 11, 17, 21)
Josh Zandman (track 20)
John Legend (tracks 3, 12)
guitar family:
Glenn Jefferey (tracks 8, 12, 21)
Eric "E-Bass" Johnson (hip hop guitarist & producer) (tracks 4, 11)
additional bass guitar:
additional guest vocals:
additional instruments arranger:
Ken Lewis (Recording Engineer and Mixer) (track 20)
additional producer:
Porse (track 21)
additional vocals:
Sumeke Rainey (tracks 9, 11)
Tony Williams (soul/R&B singer/writer) (tracks 5–6, 15–17, 21)
Thomasina Atkins (track 20)
DeRay Davis (tracks 1, 5, 14–17)
Thai Jones (track 20)
John Legend (tracks 2, 6–7, 11, 21)
Tarrey Torae (track 20)
Aisha Tyler (track 12)
Riccarda Watkins (track 2)
background vocals:
Keyshia Cole (track 2)
John Legend (track 8)
Tracie Spencer (US R&B & pop singer) (track 8)
co-producer:
Evidence (US rapper, member of Dilated Peoples) (track 21)
composer:
Lonnie Rashid Lynn (US rapper) (track 9)
Leonard Harris (US rapper) (track 6)
Shawn Carter (US rapper) (track 8)
Bosko Kante (track 11)
Ken Lewis (Recording Engineer and Mixer) (track 21)
Leslie Pridgen (track 18)
Sumeke Rainey (track 11)
James Richardson (J. Ivy) (track 8)
Dante Smith (track 18)
Talib Kweli Greene (track 9)
Carl Terrell Mitchell (US rapper) (track 12)
Kanye West (tracks 1–4, 6–18, 20–21)
Tony Williams (soul/R&B singer/writer) (tracks 6, 21)
Miri Ben‐Ari (tracks 2–3, 7, 11)
John Legend (tracks 3, 11)
guest performer:
Lonnie Rashid Lynn (US rapper) (track 9)
Consequence (US rapper) (track 6)
Jamie Foxx (Actor, comedian, and singer) (track 12)
Freeway (US rapper Leslie Pridgen) (track 18)
Leonard Harris (US rapper) (track 6)
J. Ivy (track 8)
Shawn Carter (US rapper) (track 8)
Syleena Johnson (track 4)
Ludacris (US American rapper and actor) (track 13)
Mos Def (track 18)
Talib Kweli Greene (track 9)
Carl Terrell Mitchell (US rapper) (track 12)
mixer:
Mike Dean (US "dirty south" hip-hop producer & mix engineer) (track 18)
Jared Lopez (track 11)
Manny Marroquin (tracks 1–17, 19–21)
Veit Renn (track 11)
recording engineer:
Rich Balmer (track 2)
Dave Dar (track 9)
Andrew Dawson (US mix engineer) (tracks 6–7, 11, 15)
Marc Fuller (track 18)
Franny Graham (track 19)
Anthony Kilhoffer (tracks 3, 8–9)
Brent Kolatalo (tracks 8, 21)
Jason Rauhoff (track 13)
Tatsuya Sato (tracks 4, 6–7)
Keith Slattery (tracks 11, 18)
Eugene A. Toale (tracks 2–3, 7, 11, 13)
Rabeka Tunei (tracks 1, 4–6, 8, 10, 14–17, 20–21)
Carlisle Young (track 18)
vocals:
Ken Lewis (Recording Engineer and Mixer) (track 21)
John Legend (track 3)
writer:
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 19)
Tom Keane (of The Keane Brothers) (track 19)
Cynthia Weil (track 19)
Kanye West (track 19)
DJ-mixes:
mash-ups:
Evening High by dj BC (track 9)
remixes:
Jesus Walks (remix) by Kanye West feat. Common & Mase (track 7)
sampled by:
Caved In by CunninLynguists feat. Cee Lo Green (track 18)
samples:
Distant Lover by Marvin Gaye (track 6)
Mystery of Iniquity (live, 2001-07-21: MTV Studios, New York City, NY, USA) by Lauryn Hill (track 4)
is based on:
Through the Fire (track 19)
recording of:
All Falls Down (track 4)
Family Business (track 20)
Get Em High (track 9)
Graduation Day (track 3)
Intro (track 1)
Jesus Walks (track 7)
Last Call (track 21)
Lil Jimmy (skit) (track 17)
Never Let Me Down (track 8)
School Spirit (track 15)
Slow Jamz (track 12)
Spaceship (track 6)
Through the Wire (track 19)
Two Words (track 18)
We Don't Care (track 2)
Workout Plan (track 10)

Release

co-executive producer: Kyambo "Hip Hop" Joshua
executive producer: Kareem "Biggs" Burke
Damon Dash
Shawn Carter (US rapper)
producer: Kanye West
ASIN: US: B0001AP14E [info]