||Tribb to JB CD (2007) |
Crew Grrl Order CD discography Paying homage to James Brown on the one-year anniversary of the legendary soul singer's death, Public Enemy frontman Chuck D has recruited a crew of seriously skilled soul-funk players from his Slamjamz label to put together TRIBB TO JB. Featuring vocals by Kyle Jason, rhymes by Chuck D, and contributions from the Impossebulls, Heet Mob, Crew Grrl Order, and the Scallions, among others, TRIBB TO JB is a collection of new interpretations of James Brown favorites--records that inspired a generation of hip-hop producers and MCs, and laid the foundation for a new genre of black music.
Public Enemy's Chuck D is featured in this remembrance of the passing of the great James Brown. Kyle Jason, Impossebulls, Atliens, Scallions and more are also featured. The bonus DVD features 3 songs from the album.
Tributee: James Brown.
Personnel: Chuck D (vocals); C-Doc, Tirade, Ronnique "MsRo" Hakwins (vocals); Dirty North, Kendo The Almost Famous, Crew GRRL Order, HeetMob, Most Hi-Fi, Jahi, Professor Griff (rap vocals); Shawn Franklin of the Scallions, Michael Franklin (various instruments); Khari Wynn (guitar); Jason Metcalf (flute, baritone saxophone); Jeff Sheloff (saxophone, horns); Brian Hogans (alto saxophone); Matt Townsend (tenor saxophone); Marc Osterer (trumpet); Matt DePalma (trombone); The Depalma Horns (horns); Victor Burks (keyboards); Ricky Gordon (vibraphone, percussion); Brian Hardgroove (bass guitar); Rocky Bryant (drums); Johnny "Juice" Rosado (congas, bongos, percussion, turntables); DJ President Ike (scratches); Taylor Hairston, Tyler Hairston, Jacquelyn Richards, EEYCS Posse (background vocals); SLAMjamz Artist Revue.
Additional personnel: Kyle "Ice" Jason (vocals); Kyle Jason & ...