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Performer: The Roots
Title: Things Fall Apart
Country: US
Released: 1999
Style: Conscious, Jazzy Hip-Hop
Category: Hip hop
Rating: 4.2 ✦
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Things Fall Apart (also referred to as When Things Fall Apart) is the fourth studio album by American hip hop band The Roots, released February 23, 1999 on MCA Records. Recording sessions for the album took place at Electric Lady Studios during 1997 to 1998, coinciding with recording for other projects of the Soulquarians collective, including D'Angelo's Voodoo (2000), Erykah Badu's Mama's Gun (2000), and Common's Like Water for Chocolate (2000).

Released February 23, 1999. Things Fall Apart Tracklist. 1. Act Won (Things Fall Apart) Lyrics. The art on the cover of Led Zeppelin's 1969 debut album is unmistakable: it's the iconic photograph taken May 6, 1937 of the Hindenburg bursting into flames while trying to dock in New Jersey. The following eight examples are from artists who followed Led Zeppelin's lead and reused preexisting, unrelated photos for album covers.

Recording sessions for the album took place at Electric Lady Studios during 1997 to 1999, coinciding with recording for other projects of the Soulquarians collective, including D'Angelo’s Voodoo (2000), Erykah Badu’s Mama’s Gun (2000), and Common’s Like Water for Chocolate (2000). According to Spin magazine, the album is a landmark moment for The Roots and the collective, as it swelled the Roots clique into a movement-style posse

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At 18 songs in total, Things Fall Apart plays the same way it did at the time of its release: as a purely perfect album-one continually cherished by those in the know and no less the treat for latecomers. Things Fall Apart The Roots. In December 2017, after close to 30 years as frontman for The Roots, Philadelphia MC Black Thought went viral.

The Roots - Act Won (Things Fall Apart) (Album Version Explicit). 02. The Roots - Table Of Contents (Parts 1 & 2) (Album Version Explicit). 03. DJ Jazzy Jeff, JazzyFatNastees, The Roots - The Next Movement (Album Version Explicit). 04. The Roots - Step Into The Relm (Album Version Explicit). 05. The Roots - The Spark (Album Version Explicit). 06. The Roots - Dynamite! (Album Version Explicit). 07. The Roots - Without A Doubt (Album Version Explicit).

The fourth album by The Roots was recorded at Jimi Hendrix's Electric Lady Studios and released in 1999. Considered by critics as their breakthrough, Things Fall Apart was the first album of The Roots that exceeded half a million sold units. Spin Magazine called the album a landmark moment for The Roots, as it 'swelled the Roots clique into a movement-style posse'. The Roots at this point employed D'Angelo on keyboards, Erykah Badu on backing vocals and rappers Mos Def, Common and Beanie Siegel also make appearances.

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1 Act Won (Things Fall Apart)
Engineer [Protooled By] – Tom "Fruit Of My Loins" Coyne*Recorded By [Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*Recorded By [Ivory Productions] – Keith CramerRecorded By [Sterling Sound], Mixed By – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*, Tom CoyneWritten-By – Thompson*, Lee*
0:54
2 Table Of Contents (Parts 1 & 2)
Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Jim Caruna*, Mario DeArce*Other [Reduced, Part 2] – ?uestloveRecorded By [Battery Studios, Assistant] – Adam Cerda, Mark Mitchell , Tim DonovanRecorded By [Battery Studios] – Axel NiehausRecorded By [Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Dan ReiderRecorded By [Ivory Productions] – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [Part 2, Assistant] – Pasquelle VolbergRecorded By [Part 2] – Jon Smelts*Written-By – Thompson*, Abdul-Basset*, Trotter*, Roots*
3:37
3 The Next Movement
Backing Vocals [Backgrounds] – The Jazzy Fatnastees*Mixed By – Bob "Fill In The Space" Power*Mixed By [Assistant] – Mark Mitchell Producer [Moved By] – Kamal*Recorded By [Battery Studios & Sony Studios] – Axel NiehausRecorded By [Battery Studios, Assistant] – Adam Cerda, Mark Mitchell , Tim DonovanRecorded By [Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Dan ReiderRecorded By [Ivory Productions] – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [Sony Studios, Assistant] – Mario DeArce*, Ron Williams Scratches [Cuttin And Scratching] – DJ Jazzy JeffWritten-By – Thompson*, Gray*, Hubbard*, Trotter*
4:10
4 Step Into The Realm
Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Jim Caruana, Mario DeArce*Recorded By [?uestlove Soup's Kitchen, Assistant] – Chaos Recorded By [?uestlove Soup's Kitchen] – KeloRecorded By [Sigma Sound Studios, Assistant] – Dan Reider, David IvoryRecorded By [Sigma Sound Studios] – Gordon RiceRecorded By [The Studio, Assistant] – Pasquelle VolbergRecorded By [The Studio] – Jon Smelts*Written-By – Thompson*, Gray*, Williams*, Hubbard*, Abdul-Basset*, Trotter*
2:49
5 The Spark
Keyboards [Bass Keys] – D'AngeloMixed By – Bob "Fill In The Space" Power*Mixed By [Assistant] – Mark Mitchell Recorded By [Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Dan ReiderRecorded By [Ivory Productions] – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [The (Old) Hit Factory, Assistant] – Rob MurphyRecorded By [The (Old) Hit Factory] – Axel NiehausRecorded By [The Studio, Assistant] – Pasquelle VolbergRecorded By [The Studio] – Jon Smelts*Written-By – Thompson*, Gray*, Hubbard*, Abdul-Bassit*
3:52
6 Dynamite!
Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Denise Barbrita*Producer – Jay DeeProducer [Blown Up By] – Jay DeeRecorded By [Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Dan ReiderRecorded By [Ivory Productions] – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [Studio A, Assistant] – Jayon HoferRecorded By [Studio A] – Todd FairallWritten-By – Yancey*, Sayeed*, Trotter*
4:45
7 Without A Doubt
Backing Vocals – Lady B Mixed By [Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Keith CramerMixed By [Ivory Productions] – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*Mixed By [The Hit Factory, Assistant] – Matt WilcoxMixed By [The Hit Factory] – Axel NiehausProducer – Chaos Recorded By [Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*, Dan ReiderRecorded By [Ivory Productions] – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [The House Of Chaos] – Melvin Lewis*Written-By – Weaver*, Lewis*, Trotter*
4:14
8 Ain't Sayin' Nothin' New
Backing Vocals – Eve Of Destruction*Co-producer – Scott StorchMixed By – Bob "Fill In The Space" Power*Mixed By [Assistant] – Mark Mitchell Recorded By [Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Dan ReiderRecorded By [Ivory Productions] – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [The Studio, Assistant] – Pasquelle VolbergRecorded By [The Studio] – Jon Smelts*Vocals [Additional] – Dice RawWritten-By – Thompson*, Jenkins*, Storch*, Trotter*, Roots*
4:34
9 Double Trouble
Co-producer – James "I Gotta Eat" Poyser*Keyboards [Additional Keys] – James "Y'all Goin To Pay Me Right?" Poyser*Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Denise Barbrita*Recorded By [Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Dan ReiderRecorded By [Ivory Productions] – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [The Cutting Room] – Christos Tsantilis, NastessVocals [Additional] – Mos "Can I Do This Tomorrow" Def*Written-By – Thompson*, Beze, Poyser*, Trotter*, Roots*
5:50
10 Act Too (The Love Of My Life)
Backing Vocals – Marie DaulneKeyboards [Additional Keys] – James "Y'all Goin To Pay Me Right?" Poyser*Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Denise Barbrita*Other [Induced] – ?uestlove, James "Make Sure I Get Credit For This" PoyserRecorded By [Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Dan ReiderRecorded By [Ivory Productions] – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [The Cutting Room] – Christos Tsantilis, NastessRecorded By [The Studio, Assistant] – Pasquelle VolbergRecorded By [The Studio] – Jon Smelts*Viola – Davis Garnet, Larry GoldViolin – Emma Kumrow*, Igor SzwecVocals [Additional] – CommonWritten-By – Thompson*, Poyser*, Lyn*, Trotter*, Roots*
4:54
11 100% Dundee
Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Jim Caruana, Mario DeArce*Producer [100% Done By] – Kamal*, Kelo, Rahzel The Godfather Of Noyze*Recorded By [Battery Studios, Assistant] – Adam Cerda, Mark Mitchell , Tim DonovanRecorded By [Battery Studios] – Axel NiehausRecorded By [Big Zone Recording Studio] – Ted GreenburgWritten-By – Gray*, Brown*, Abdul-Bassit*, Trotter*, Roots*
3:53
12 Diedre Vs. Dice
Mixed By – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*Mixed By [Assistant] – Keith CramerRecorded By [Ivory Productions] – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [Sigma Sound Service & Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Dan ReiderRecorded By [Sigma Sound Service, Assistant] – David IvoryRecorded By [Sigma Sound Service] – Gordon RiceViola – Deidra Murry*Vocals [Additional] – Dice RawWritten-By – Thompson*, Murray*, Jenkins*
0:47
13 Adrenaline!
Co-producer – Scott StorchKeyboards [Additional Keys] – Scott StorchMixed By – Bob "Fill In The Space" Power*Mixed By [Assistant] – Mark Mitchell Recorded By [Battery Studios, Assistant] – Mark Mitchell Recorded By [Battery Studios] – Bob "What Are Y'all Gonna Say Next" Power*Recorded By [The Studio, Assistant] – Pasquelle VolbergRecorded By [The Studio] – Jon Smelts*Vocals [Additional] – Beenie Siegal*Written-By – Thompson*, Grant*, Storch*, Abdul-Basset*, Trotter*, Roots*
4:27
14 3rd Acts: ? Vs. Scratch 2... Electric Boogaloo
Mixed By – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*Mixed By [Assistant] – Keith CramerRecorded By – Keith CramerRecorded By [Assistant] – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*Written-By – Thompson*, Gray*, Hubbard*, Abdul-Bassit*
0:51
15 You Got Me
Backing Vocals – Erykah Badu, Eve Of Destruction*Co-producer – Scott StorchEngineer [Protools, Axis Studios] – Blair Wells, Bob "Say Something Nice Next Time" Power*Engineer [Protools, Sony Studios] – Eric SteinertGuitar – Anthony Tidd, Warren WimblyKeyboards [Additional Keys] – Scott StorchMixed By – Bob "Fill In The Space" Power*Mixed By [Assistant] – Mark Mitchell Recorded By [Battery Studios, Assistant] – Adam Cerda, Mark Mitchell , Tim DonovanRecorded By [Battery Studios] – Bob "What Are Y'all Gonna Say Next" Power*Recorded By [Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Dan ReiderRecorded By [Ivory Productions] – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [Scott's House O' Broken Hearts] – Scott StorchRecorded By [Sony Studios & Battery Studios] – Axel NiehausRecorded By [Sony Studios, Assistant] – Mario DeArce*, Ron Williams Recorded By [The Studio, Assistant] – Pasquelle VolbergRecorded By [The Studio] – Jon Smelts*Synth – Bob Powers*Viola – Davis Garnet, Larry GoldViolin – Emma Kumrow*, Igor SzwecWritten-By – Thompson*, Scott*, Storch*, Trotter*, Roots*
4:19
16 Don't See Us
Guitar – Spanky Handclaps – Shawn GeeKeyboards [Additional Keys] – James "Y'all Goin To Pay Me Right?" Poyser*Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Jim Caruana, Mario DeArce*Other [Co-Seen] – James "I Don't Want Any Trouble, I Just Want To Get Paid" PoyserRecorded By [Ivory Productions, Assistant] – Dan ReiderRecorded By [Ivory Productions] – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [The Studio, Assistant] – Pasquelle VolbergRecorded By [The Studio] – Jon Smelts*Vocals [Additional] – Dice RawWritten-By – Thompson*, Poyser*, Jenkins*, Abdul-Bassit*, Trotter*, Roots*
4:30
17.1 The Return To Innocence Lost
Guitar – Anthony TiddMixed By – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*Mixed By [Assistant] – Keith CramerRecorded By – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [Assistant] – Dan ReiderVocals [Poetess] – Ursula RuckerWritten-By – Thompson*, Tidd*, Rucker*
5:35
17.2 Act Fore (...) 4:46
18 Untitled 0:05

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – MCA Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – MCA Records, Inc.
  • Recorded At – Ivory Studios
  • Recorded At – Sterling Sound
  • Mixed At – Sterling Sound
  • Engineered At – Sterling Sound
  • Recorded At – Battery Studios, New York
  • Recorded At – The Studio
  • Mixed At – Sony Music Studios, New York City
  • Recorded At – Sony Music Studios, New York City
  • Mixed At – Battery Studios, New York
  • Recorded At – ?uestlove's Soup Kitchen
  • Recorded At – Sigma Sound Studios
  • Recorded At – The Hit Factory
  • Recorded At – Jay Dee's Village Of Promiscuous Homosapiens In Search Of Thickness
  • Recorded At – Studio A, Dearborn Heights, MI
  • Recorded At – The House Of Chaos
  • Mixed At – The Hit Factory
  • Recorded At – The Cutting Room
  • Recorded At – Big Zone Studios
  • Mixed At – Ivory Studios
  • Recorded At – Scott's House O' Broken Hearts
  • Engineered At – Sony Music Studios, New York City
  • Engineered At – Axis Studios

Credits

  • A&R – Wendy Goldstein
  • Art Direction – Kenny J. Gravillis*
  • Cover [Cover Image] – Corbis
  • Design – Kenny J. Gravillis*, Russell A. Robinson 2*
  • Executive-Producer – Big Richard Nichols*
  • Executive-Producer [Co] – Derek Jackson , Francesca Spero
  • Management – Watch Your Back Management
  • Mastered By – Tom Coyne
  • Photography By – MobHouse
  • Photography By [Photos Of Rahzel And Malik B.] – Zoli
  • Producer – The Grand Wizzards (tracks: 1, 2, 5, 8 to 10, 12 to 17)
  • 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.

This is the original PMDC pressing.
The Universal M & L repress is here.
The later EDC repress is here.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed): 0 08811 19482 6
  • Barcode (Scanned): 008811194826
  • Matrix / Runout: MCD11948 111 948-2 01 /
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L001
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0113
  • Matrix / Runout (Mould / Hub Text): MADE IN GERMANY A
  • Rights Society: BIEM / GEMA
  • Label Code: LC 01056
  • Price Code: UN540

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MCAD-11948 The Roots Things Fall Apart ‎(CD, Album) MCA Records MCAD-11948 US 1999
MCAD-11830 The Roots Things Fall Apart ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, Ace) MCA Records MCAD-11830 US 1999
MOVLP787 The Roots Things Fall Apart ‎(2xLP, Album, RE, Gat) Music On Vinyl MOVLP787 Europe 2014
MCAD-11830 The Roots Things Fall Apart ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, Chu) MCA Records MCAD-11830 US 1999
11959 The Roots Things Fall Apart ‎(CDr, Album, Promo) MCA Records, GKS Entertainment 11959 US 1999

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Act Won (Things Fall Apart)
Mixed By – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*, Tom CoyneRecorded By – Keith Cramer, Tom CoyneRecorded By [Assistant] – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*
0:54
2 Table Of Contents (Parts 1 & 2)
Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Jim Caruna*, Mario DeArce*Producer – ?uestlove*Recorded By – Axel Niehaus, David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [Assistant] – Adam Cerda, Dan Reider, Mark Mitchell , Tim Donovan
3:37
3 The Next Movement
Mixed By – Bob "Fill In The Space" Power*Mixed By [Assistant] – Mark Mitchell Producer – Kamal*Recorded By – Axel Niehaus, David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [Assistant] – Adam Cerda, Dan Reider, Mario DeArce*, Mark Mitchell , Ron Williams , Tim Donovan
4:10
4 Step Into The Realm
Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Jim Caruana, Mario DeArce*Recorded By – Gordon Rice, Jon Smelts*, KeloRecorded By [Assistant] – Chaos , Dan Reider, David Ivory, Pasquelle Volberg
2:49
5 The Spark
Keyboards [Bass Keys] – D'AngeloMixed By – Bob "Fill In The Space" Power*Mixed By [Assistant] – Mark Mitchell Recorded By – Axel Niehaus, David Ivory, Jon Smelts*, Keith CramerRecorded By [Assistant] – Dan Reider, Pasquelle Volberg, Rob Murphy
3:52
6 Dynamite!
Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Denise Barbrita*Producer – Jay DeeRecorded By – David Ivory, Jay Dee, Keith Cramer, Todd FairallRecorded By [Assistant] – Dan Reider, Jayon Hofer
4:45
7 Without A Doubt
Backing Vocals – Lady B Mixed By – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*, Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Keith Cramer, Matt WilcoxProducer – Chaos Recorded By – David Ivory, Keith Cramer, Melvin Lewis*Recorded By [Assistant] – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*, Dan Reider
4:14
8 Ain't Sayin' Nothin' New
Backing Vocals – Eve Of Destruction*Co-producer – Scott StorchKeyboards [Additional] – Scott StorchMixed By – Bob "Fill In The Space" Power*Mixed By [Assistant] – Mark Mitchell Rap [Additional Vocals] – Dice RawRecorded By – David Ivory, Jon Smelts*, Keith CramerRecorded By [Assistant] – Dan Reider, Pasquelle Volberg
4:34
9 Double Trouble
Co-producer – James "I Gotta Eat" Poyser*Keyboards [Additional] – James "Y'all Goin To Pay Me Right?" Poyser*Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Denise Barbrita*Rap [Additional Vocals] – Mos "Can I Do This Tomorrow" Def*Recorded By – Christos Tsantilis, David Ivory, Keith Cramer, NastessRecorded By [Assistant] – Dan Reider
5:50
10 Act Too (The Love Of My Life)
Backing Vocals – Marie DaulneKeyboards [Additional] – James "Y'all Goin To Pay Me Right?" Poyser*Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Denise Barbrita*Producer – James "Make Sure I Get Credit For This" Poyser*, ?uestlove*Rap [Additional Vocals] – CommonRecorded By – Christos Tsantilis, David Ivory, Jon Smelts*, Keith Cramer, NastessRecorded By [Assistant] – Dan Reider, Pasquelle VolbergViola – Davis Garnet, Larry GoldViolin – Emma Kumrow*, Igor Szwec
4:54
11 100% Dundee
Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Jim Caruana, Mario DeArce*Producer – Kamal*, Rahzel The Godfather Of Noyze*Recorded By – Axel Niehaus, Ted GreenburgRecorded By [Assistant] – Adam Cerda, Mark Mitchell , Tim Donovan
3:53
12 Diedre Vs. Dice
Mixed By – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*Mixed By [Assistant] – Keith CramerRecorded By – Gordon Rice, Keith CramerRecorded By [Assistant] – Dan Reider, David Ivory
0:47
13 Adrenaline!
Co-producer – Scott StorchKeyboards [Additional] – Scott StorchMixed By – Bob "Fill In The Space" Power*Mixed By [Assistant] – Mark Mitchell Rap [Additional Vocals] – Beenie Siegal*Recorded By – Bob "What Are Y'all Gonna Say Next" Power*, Jon Smelts*Recorded By [Assistant] – Mark Mitchell , Pasquelle Volberg
4:27
14 3rd Acts: ? Vs. Scratch 2... Electric Boogaloo
Mixed By – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*Mixed By [Assistant] – Keith CramerRecorded By – Keith CramerRecorded By [Assistant] – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*
0:51
15 You Got Me
Backing Vocals – Erykah Badu, Eve Of Destruction*Co-producer – Scott StorchGuitar – Anthony Tidd, Warren WimblyKeyboards [Additional] – Scott StorchMixed By – Bob "Fill In The Space" Power*Mixed By [Assistant] – Mark Mitchell Recorded By – Axel Niehaus, Bob "What Are Y'all Gonna Say Next" Power*, David Ivory, Jon Smelts*, Keith Cramer, Scott StorchRecorded By [Assistant] – Adam Cerda, Dan Reider, Mario DeArce*, Mark Mitchell , Pasquelle Volberg, Ron Williams , Tim DonovanSynthesizer – Bob Powers*Viola – Davis Garnet, Larry GoldViolin – Emma Kumrow*, Igor Szwec
4:19
16 Don't See Us
Co-producer – James "I Don't Want Any Trouble, I Just Want To Get Paid" Poyser*Guitar – Spanky Handclaps – Shawn GeeKeyboards [Additional] – James "Y'all Goin To Pay Me Right?" Poyser*Mixed By – Axel NiehausMixed By [Assistant] – Jim Caruana, Mario DeArce*Rap [Additional Vocals] – Dice RawRecorded By – David Ivory, Jon Smelts*, Keith CramerRecorded By [Assistant] – Dan Reider, Pasquelle Volberg
4:30
17 The Return To Innocence Lost
Guitar – Anthony TiddMixed By – Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson*Mixed By [Assistant] – Keith CramerRecorded By – David Ivory, Keith CramerRecorded By [Assistant] – Dan ReiderVoice [Poetess] – Ursula Rucker
11:55
18 Untitled 0:05

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – MCA Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – MCA Records, Inc.
  • Distributed By – Universal Music & Video Distribution, Inc.
  • Manufactured By – Microservice Tecnologia Digital da Amazônia Ltda.
  • Distributed By – Universal Music

Credits

  • Mastered By – Tom Coyne
  • Producer – The Grand Wizzards (tracks: 1, 4, 5, 8, 9, 12 to 16)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 08811 19482 6

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MCAD-11948 The Roots Things Fall Apart ‎(CD, Album) MCA Records MCAD-11948 US 1999
MCAD-11830 The Roots Things Fall Apart ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, Ace) MCA Records MCAD-11830 US 1999
MOVLP787 The Roots Things Fall Apart ‎(2xLP, Album, RE, Gat) Music On Vinyl MOVLP787 Europe 2014
MCAD-11830 The Roots Things Fall Apart ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, Chu) MCA Records MCAD-11830 US 1999
MCD 11948, 111 948-2 The Roots Things Fall Apart ‎(CD, Album) MCA Records, MCA Records MCD 11948, 111 948-2 Europe 1999