Sweat (Edited) CD (2004)

Artist: Nelly

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Specifications

Label Universal Music Group
SKU 61705064
UPC 602498635650
UPC 14 00602498635650
Format CD
Release Date 9/14/2004
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Author Nelly
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Compilation Appearance Training Day (Explicit Version)
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Compilation Appearance Philadelphia Freeway (Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance MTA2: Baptized In Dirty Water (Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance Urban Legend (Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance Longest Yard (Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance Emancipation Of Mimi (Platinum Edition)(Bonus Tracks)
Compilation Appearance Greatest Hits Vol 2
Compilation Appearance Greatest Hits (Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance Rich Boy(Cln)(Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance Double Up
Compilation Appearance Double Up(Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance Ti Vs Tip (Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance Trilla(Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance Dutchess:Deluxe Edition (Bonus Tracks)(Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance 30 Bachatas Pa La Raza Pegaditas:lo N
Compilation Appearance Victory(Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance Now 36
Compilation Appearance Playlist:very Best Of Kelly Rowland
Compilation Appearance Now 46
Compilation Appearance Icon:ashanti
Compilation Appearance BANGERZ (Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance BANGERZ(Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance Bangerz
Compilation Appearance Bangerz
Compilation Appearance Essential Nsync
Compilation Appearance 30 Duetos Bachateros Pegaditos
Compilation Appearance R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece (Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance Playlist:very Best Of Jagged Edge
Compilation Appearance Greatest Hits
Compilation Appearance Prisoner Of Conscious(Explicit Version)
Compilation Appearance Florida Georgia Line-Heres To the Good Times-This Is How We Roll
Associated Artist/Work Akili
Associated Artist/Work Ashanti (R&B)
Associated Artist/Work Jackson, Janet
Associated Artist/Work Jagged Edge
Technical Info
Engineer Jun Ishizeki; Andrew Coleman; Al Byno; Marc Stephen Lee; Tal Herzberg; Carl Nappa
Producer Dirty Swift; Jasper Cameron; Bruce Waynne; The Neptunes; Trife; Jazze Pha; Phillip Duckett; Jason Epperson; Alchemist; T-Mix; Jayson Bridges; Bruce Wayne; Dirty Swift; Bruce Waynne; The Neptunes; Trife; Doe
CatalogID 000331502
Lable Name Universal Distribution
Released 09/14/2004
Original Release 2004
Number of Discs 1
SPARE Code n/a
Length 57m : 53s
Mono/Stereo Stereo
Studio/Live Studio
UPC 00602498635650
Musical Guests
Jasper Cameron
St. Lunatics
Murphy Lee
Christina Aguilera
Remy
Mobb Deep
Missy Elliott
Lil' Flip
Big Gipp
Fat Joe
Lincoln University Vocal Ensemble
Jazze Pha
Stephen Marley
Young Tru
Ali
Gube Thug
Album Notes and Credits
Personnel: Nelly (rap vocals); Christina Aguilera (vocals); Trife (keyboards); Jasper Cameron (vocals); Fat Joe, Jazze Pha, Ali, Missy Elliott, Mobb Deep, Murphy Lee, St. Lunatics, Stephen Marley , Big Gipp, Remy, Lil' Flip, Lincoln University Vocal Ensemble, Young Tru, Gube Thug.
Audio Mixer: Richard Travali.
Recording information: Basement Beas Studios, St. Louis, MO; Basement Beats Studios, St. Louis, MO; Darp Studios, Atlanta, GA; Derrty Studios, L.A., CA; Derrty Studios, St. Louis, LA; Jupiter Studios, St. Louis, MO; Lion's Den Studio, Miami, FL; Platinum Sound Recording, New York, NY; REcord Plant, L.A., CA; The Lab, New York, NY; The Record Plant, LA; The Village Recorder, LA; Village Recorder, L.A., CA.
Photographers: James White ; Jonathan Mannion.
After a pair of multi-platinum records made Nelly the instant icon of St. Louis rap, the man who found the perfect balance of pop and hip-hop still had a surplus of music to let out. So with his 2004 efforts, Nelly decided to split up his new compositions into two albums--the down-and-dirty, raw club jams and the smooth, refined songs, respectively SWEAT and SUIT.
SWEAT opens with "Heart of a Champion," a powerful, sports-referencing piece of adrenaline-pumping hip-hop that samples, of all things, John Tesh's "Roundball," the ubiquitous theme music for NBC Sports. From the ballfield, Nelly moves the party to the club for most of the remaining tracks, with pure dance cuts like "Na-Nana-Na" and the crunk-flavored "Flap Your Wings." He breaks stride for a more sinister 1970s-funk vibe on "Tilt Ya Head Back," featuring a soul-stirring vocal turn from Christina Aguilera. "Playa" goes for a smooth groove, with Mobb Deep and Missy Elliott dropping by to cast a mood both dark and sweet. For SWEAT, Nelly clearly intended to create a loose, unguarded party atmosphere, and with help from his friends and the best producers in the game, he succeeds.
Professional Reviews
Rolling Stone (p.97) - 3 1/2 stars out of 5 - "SWEAT is the street album, playing up his hip-hop clout....Proving Nelly as one of the most clever and effusive pop minds around..."
Entertainment Weekly (p.75) - "SWEAT works its way through all the hallmarks we've come to expect from Nelly records..." - Grade: B-
Vibe (p.184) - 3 discs out of 5 - "Showing off his wilder side on SWEAT, Nelly offers explicit yet infectious music..."
Disc 1
1 Heart Of A Champion - (featuring Lincoln University Vocal Ensemble)
2 Na-NaNa-Na - (featuring Jazze Pha/Jasper Cameron)
3 Flap Your Wings
4 American Dream - (featuring St. Lunatics)
5 River Don't Runnn - (featuring Murphy Lee/Stephen Marley)
6 Tilt Ya Head Back - (featuring Christina Aguilera)
7 Grand Hang Out - (featuring Fat Joe/Young Tru/Remy)
8 Getcha Getcha - (featuring St. Lunatics)
9 Another One
10 Spida Man
11 Playa - (featuring Mobb Deep/Missy Elliott)
12 Down In Da Water - (featuring Ali/Gube Thug)
13 Boy - (featuring Lil' Flip/Big Gipp)
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