||Shine CD (2008)
D. Williams albums Bringing a unique blend of hip-hop, pop, reggae and soul, singer/ songwriter/producer/ rapper, estelle is set to release her new album "shine". Tracks include "magnificent", a booming dancehall party jam produced by mark ronson featuring kardinal offishall, "wait a minute (just a touch)" featuring will.i.am. And the funk-infused first single "american boy". Featuring collaborations with kanye west, swizz beatz, wyclef jean, will.i.am, mark ronson and cee-lo & jack splash, "shine" was executively produced by john legend. Named as one of rolling stones 'top 10 artists to watch for 2008'.
Photographer: Matt Jones.
Arrangers: Jack Splash; Johnny Douglas; Jerry Duplessis; Wyclef Jean.
Personnel: John Legend (vocals, keyboards); Wyclef Jean (vocals); Ben ONeill (guitar); J. Christian King, D. Williams, J. Torres (horns); Anthony Bell (piano); will.i.am (keyboards, synthesizer, drum programming); Jack Splash (keyboards, drums, percussion); Ryan Bussey, Adam Blackstone (keyboards); Keezo Kane (drums); Jimmy Coleman (congas); Steve McKie (drum programming).
Audio Mixer: Gary Noble.