Beastie Boys - Ill Communication

Artist:
Beastie Boys
Category:
Rock
Name:
Ill Communication
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: Capitol Records ‎– 509996 94232 15, Grand Royal ‎– 509996 94232 15
Type: 2 x Vinyl, LP, Album, Remastered, Reissue, 180 gram, Gatefold
Country: US
Date of released: 2009
Category: Hip Hop, Rock
Style: Boom Bap, Jazzy Hip-Hop, Punk

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Sure Shot
Performer [Flute Sample] – Jeremy SteigWritten-By ["Howlin' For Judy" Portions] – J. Steig*
3:20
A2 Tough Guy
Beats [Hardcore Beats] – Amery Smith
0:58
A3 B-Boys Makin' With The Freak Freak 3:54
A4 Bobo On The Corner 1:13
A5 Root Down
Performer ["Root Down (And Get It)" Samples] – Jimmy SmithWritten-By ["Root Down (And Get It)" Samples] – J. Smith*
3:32
B1 Sabotage 2:59
B2 Get It Together
Performer ["Headless Heroes" Samples] – Eugene McDanielsRap [Uncredited] – Q-TipWritten-By ["Headless Heroes" Samples] – E. McDaniels*
4:06
B3 Sabrosa 3:30
B4 The Update
Performer ["Children Of The Earth Flames" Sample] – John Klemmer
3:16
B5 Futterman's Rule 3:42
C1 Alright Hear This
Performer ["Graffiti Rock" Excerpts] – Michael Holman
3:07
C2 Eugene's Lament
Violin – Eugene Gore
2:13
C3 Flute Loop
Performer ["Craps (After Hours)" Sample] – Richard PryorPerformer ["Flute Thing" Elements] – The Blues ProjectWritten-By ["Flute Thing" Elements] – Al Kooper
1:55
C4 Do It
Rap [Uncredited] – Biz Markie
3:17
C5 Ricky's Theme 3:44
D1 Heart Attack Man
Beats [Hardcore Beats] – Amery Smith
2:15
D2 The Scoop
Performer ["Atma-Tomorrow" Samples] – Michael Urbaniak's Fusion*Performer ["I Know I Could Love You Better" Samples] – The Free Movement*Performer ["Jacob's Ladder" Sample] – Cedar Walton, Jr.*Performer [Tough" Samples] – Kurtis BlowWritten-By ["Jacob's Ladder" Sample] – C. Walton, Jr.*Written-By [Tough" Samples] – J. Moore*, L. Smith*, R. Ford*, R. Simmons*
3:36
D3 Shambala 3:41
D4 Bodhisattva Vow 3:09
D5 Transitions 3:32

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Capitol Records, LLC
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Beastie Boys
  • Copyright (c) – Capitol Records, LLC
  • Copyright (c) – Beastie Boys
  • Manufactured By – Capitol Records, LLC
  • Pressed By – Record Technology Incorporated – 18308
  • Published By – Brooklyn Dust Music
  • Published By – Polygram International Publishing, Inc.
  • Published By – Zomba Enterprises, Inc.
  • Published By – Jazz Merchant Music
  • Recorded At – G-Son Studios
  • Recorded At – Tin Pan Alley Studios
  • Mixed At – G-Son Studios
  • Mixed At – Tin Pan Alley Studios
  • Produced At – Bundy's Playhouse
  • Mastered At – Future Disc
  • Published By – EMI Deshon Music, Inc.
  • Published By – Jimmy's Music
  • Published By – Lonport Music
  • Published By – Unichappell Music, Inc.
  • Published By – Sea-Lark Entertainment
  • Published By – Six Continents Music
  • Published By – Vernita Music
  • Published By – Neutral Gray Music
  • Published By – Original J.B. Music
  • Published By – Funkgroove Music
  • Published By – Rush Groove Music

Credits

  • Bass [Fender Jazz, Zelinger], Double Bass [Acoustic Uprights] – MC Adam Yauch*
  • Design – Gibran Evans
  • Drums [Trap Kits] – Mike D
  • Engineer – Mario Caldato, Jr.*
  • Engineer [Assistant Engineer] – Settly
  • Guitar – Adrock*
  • Keyboards [What Else] – Keyboard Money Mark*
  • Legal [All Samples Cleared At] – My Forte
  • Legal [All Samples Cleared By] – Pat Shannahan
  • Management – John Silva , "Old School Ron"*
  • Management [For] – Gold Mountain Entertainment
  • Mastered By – Tom Baker
  • Painting [Inside Painting] – Alex Grey
  • Percussion – Eric Bobo
  • Photography By [All Other Photos] – Ari Marcopoulos
  • Photography By [Cover Photo] – Bruce Davidson
  • Producer – Beastie Boys, Mario Caldato, Jr.*
  • Written-By – Smith* (tracks: A2, D1), Beastie Boys, Bobo* (tracks: A4, B3, C2, C5, D3), Gore* (tracks: C2), DJ Hurricane* (tracks: A1), J. Davis* (tracks: B2), Hall* (tracks: C4), Caldato* (tracks: A1, B4, C3, C4, D2, D4), Nishita* (tracks: A4, B3 to B5, C2, C4, C5, D3, D5)

Notes

Gatefold sleeve.

℗ © 1994 Capitol Records, LLC and Beastie Boys

All songs published by Brooklyn Dust Music/Polygram International Publishing, Inc. (ASCAP) except "Get It Together" published by Brooklyn Dust Music/Polygram International Publishing, Inc. (ASCAP) and Zomba Enterprises, Inc./Jazz Merchant Music (ASCAP).

Recorded & mixed at G-Son Studios, with the parquet floor, Atwater Village, CA and Tin Pan Alley, New York, NY.
Sequenced at Bundy's Playhouse.
Mastered at Futuredisc

Q-Tip appears courtesy of Jive Records
Biz Markee appears courtesy of His Own Damn Self

A1: Contains a sample from "The Funny Side Of Moms Mabley" Recording courtesy of MCA Records, Inc., and embodies portions of of the composition "Howlin' For Judy published by EMI Deshon Music, Inc. (BMI), performed by Jeremy Steig, courtesy of Blue Note Records, a division of Capitol Records, Inc.
A5 contains samples from "Root Down (And Get It)" published by Jimmy's Music and performed by Jimmy Smith under license from Polygram Special Markets, a division of Polygram Group Distribution, Inc.
B2 contains samples from "Headless Heroes published by Lonport Music (BMI) performed by Eugene McDaniels, courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corporation, by arrangement with Warner Special Products.
B4 contains a sample from "Children of the Earth Flames" performed by John Klemmer, courtesy of MCA Records, Inc.
C1 contains excerpts from "Graffiti Rock" performed by Michael Holman, courtesy of Michael Holman.
C3: contains elements from "Flute Thing" published by Unichappell Music, Inc./Sea-Lark Entertainment and Six Continents Music (BMI). All rights administered by Unichappell Music, Inc. "Flute "Thing" performed by The Blues Project, under license from Polygram Special Markets, a division of Polygram Group Distribution, Inc.; and contains a sample from "Craps (After Hours)" performed by Richard Pryor, courtesy of Richard Pryor.
D2 contains a sample from"Jacob's Ladder" published by Vernita Music (BMI) and performed by Cedar Walton, Jr., courtesy of Columbia Records; and contains samples from "Atma-Tomorrow" performed by Michael Urbaniak's Fusion, courtesy of Columbia Records; and contains samples from "I Know I Could Love You Better" performed by The Free Movement, courtesy of Columbia Records; and contains samples from "Tough" published by Neutral Gray Music, Original J.B. Music, Funkgroove Music & Rushgroove Music (ASCAP) and performed by Kurtis Blow, under license from Polygram Special Markets, a division of Polygram Group Distribution, Inc.

The original matrix number, 28599, is still in the runouts but crossed out with a sequence of Xs.

Track durations not listed on release.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 099969 423215
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, stamped ["18308.1..." is etched]): 50999-6-94232-1-5 Are 18308.1...
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, stamped ["18308.2..." is etched]): 50999-6-94232-1-5 Bre 18308.2...
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C runout, stamped ["18308.3..." is etched]): 50999-6-94232-1-5 Cre 18308.3...
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D runout, stamped ["18308.4..." is etched]): 50999-6-94232-1-5 Dre 18308.4...
  • Rights Society: ASCAP

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
C1 7243 8 28599 1 8 Beastie Boys Ill Communication ‎(2xLP, Album, Gat) Capitol Records, Grand Royal C1 7243 8 28599 1 8 US 1994
C2 7243 8 28599 2 5, CDP 7243 8 28599 2 5 Beastie Boys Ill Communication ‎(CD, Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records, Grand Royal, Grand Royal C2 7243 8 28599 2 5, CDP 7243 8 28599 2 5 US 1994
SW232-2 Beastie Boys Ill Communication ‎(CD, Album, RE) SomeWax Recordings SW232-2 Russia 2003
7243 8 28599 2 5 Beastie Boys Ill Communication ‎(CD, Album) Capitol Records 7243 8 28599 2 5 Italy 1994
DPRO-79355 Beastie Boys Ill Communication ‎(CD, Album, Promo) Grand Royal DPRO-79355 US 1994

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