Ministry of Sound Anthems: R&B

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All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
Ministry of Sound: R&B Anthems is a three-disc compilation that contains many of the biggest pop-R&B singles from 1989 through 2009, from Bobby Brown's "Every Little Step" through the Black Eyed Peas' "Meet Me Halfway." There's a healthy range of ballads and club tracks, and a there's a broad mix of one-hit artists and enduring favorites. Among the more durable inclusions are Bell Biv DeVoe's "Poison," Ralph Tresvant's "Sensitivity," Tony! Toni! Toné!'s "It Never Rains in Southern California," Brandy and Monica's "The Boy Is Mine," Aaliyah's "Try Again," Bobby V.'s "Slow Down," Ne-Yo's "Closer," and Rihanna's "Umbrella."
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
Ministry of Sound: R&B Anthems is a three-disc compilation that contains many of the biggest pop-R&B singles from 1989 through 2009, from Bobby Brown's "Every Little Step" through the Black Eyed Peas' "Meet Me Halfway." There's a healthy range of ballads and club tracks, and a there's a broad mix of one-hit artists and enduring favorites. Among the more durable inclusions are Bell Biv DeVoe's "Poison," Ralph Tresvant's "Sensitivity," Tony! Toni! Toné!'s "It Never Rains in Southern California," Brandy and Monica's "The Boy Is Mine," Aaliyah's "Try Again," Bobby V.'s "Slow Down," Ne-Yo's "Closer," and Rihanna's "Umbrella."
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/6/2010
  • Label: Ministry Of Sound Uk
  • EAN: 5051275034721
  • Catalog Number: 7503472
  • Sales rank: 139,330


Disc 1
  1. 1 This Is How We Do It - Montell Jordan (3:39)
  2. 2 Every Little Step - Bobby Brown (3:56)
  3. 3 Now That We Found Love - Aaron Hall (4:16)
  4. 4 Poison - Bell Biv DeVoe (4:22)
  5. 5 Rub You The Right Way - Johnny Gill (4:30)
  6. 6 Sensitivity - Ralph Tresvant (3:57)
  7. 7 I Love Your Smile - Shanice (3:48)
  8. 8 I'm Going All The Way - Sounds of Blackness (4:11)
  9. 9 Whatta Man - En Vogue (3:35)
  10. 10 My Lovin' (You're Never Gonna Get It) - En Vogue (4:39)
  11. 11 Rump Shaker - Wreckx-N-Effect (3:56)
  12. 12 Freak Like Me - Adina Howard (4:12)
  13. 13 Do Me Right - Guy (3:46)
  14. 14 I Never Rains (In Southern California) - Tony! Toni! Toné! (3:54)
  15. 15 Regulate - Nate Dogg (4:08)
  16. 16 Doin' It - LL Cool J (3:42)
  17. 17 If I Ever Fall In Love - Shai (3:49)
  18. 18 Your Love Is A 187 - The Whitehead Bros. (3:08)
  19. 19 Candy Rain - Soul for Real (3:31)
  20. 20 Freek 'N You - Jodeci (4:03)
Disc 2
  1. 1 No Diggity - Blackstreet (4:15)
  2. 2 Gangsta's Paradise - L.V. (4:01)
  3. 3 Return Of The Mack - Mark Morrison (3:31)
  4. 4 Family Affair - Mary J. Blige (3:25)
  5. 5 The Boy Is Mine - Brandy & Monica (4:00)
  6. 6 I'll Make Love To You - Boyz II Men (3:56)
  7. 7 All My Life - K-Ci & JoJo (3:07)
  8. 8 Anytime - Brian McKnight (4:07)
  9. 9 These Are The Times - Dru Hill (4:07)
  10. 10 Hey Lover - LL Cool J (4:10)
  11. 11 Dancin' - Guy (4:09)
  12. 12 Touch Me Tease Me - Case (3:49)
  13. 13 Thong Song - Sisqó (4:13)
  14. 14 Case Of The Ex - Mya (3:57)
  15. 15 Try Again - Aaliyah (4:45)
  16. 16 Dip It Low - Christina Milian (3:18)
  17. 17 Love II Love - Damage (4:06)
  18. 18 Flavour Of The Old School - Beverly Knight (4:06)
  19. 19 Scandalous - Mis-Teeq (3:59)
  20. 20 There's Nothing Like This - Omar (3:58)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Dilemma - Nelly (3:57)
  2. 2 Foolish - Ashanti (3:48)
  3. 3 How Deep Is Your Love - Dru Hill (4:01)
  4. 4 Don't Leave Me - Blackstreet (3:24)
  5. 5 Straight Up - Chanté Moore (3:42)
  6. 6 Glamorous (2:55)
  7. 7 I Just Wanna Know - Taio Cruz (3:59)
  8. 8 Slow Down - Bobby (3:56)
  9. 9 Say It Right - Nelly Furtado (3:42)
  10. 10 Lost Without U - Robin Thicke (4:12)
  11. 11 Always On Time - Ashanti (4:04)
  12. 12 Closer - Ne-Yo (3:55)
  13. 13 Take Me Back - Taio Cruz (3:34)
  14. 14 The Way I Are - Timbaland (3:20)
  15. 15 Be Faithful - Fatman Scoop (2:45)
  16. 16 Umbrella - Rihanna (4:15)
  17. 17 Don't Cha - The Pussycat Dolls (4:33)
  18. 18 Let Me Blow Your Mind - Gwen Stefani (3:48)
  19. 19 Meet Me Halfway - The Black Eyed Peas (3:46)
  20. 20 Supernova (3:15)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Babyface Synthesizer, Background Vocals
Guy Vocals
Karyn White Background Vocals
Brian McKnight Background Vocals
Eve Background Vocals
Reggie Hamilton Bass Guitar
Timbaland Background Vocals
Traci Hale Background Vocals
Heavy D Rap
Christina Milian Background Vocals
Ashanti Douglas Vocals
Teedra Moses Background Vocals
Tinchy Stryder Vocals
Rihanna Vocals, Background Vocals
Jim Beanz Background Vocals
Taio Cruz Vocals
C. "Tricky" Stewart Keyboards
Joy Joseph Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Babyface Composer, Producer, Composer
Guy Producer
Grace Jones Composer
Bill Withers Composer
Desmond Child Composer
Bunny DeBarge Composer
Bernard Edwards Composer
Nile Rodgers Composer
Bunny Sigler Composer
Shanice Wilson Composer
Brian McKnight Composer, Producer, Instrumentation
Dr. Dre Composer, Producer
Red Hot Lover Tone Producer
Foxy Brown Composer
Omar Producer
Snoop Dogg Composer
Warren G Producer
Karen Anderson Composer
Rory Bennett Composer
Mary J. Blige Composer
Bootsy Collins Composer
Jheryl Busby Producer
Warryn "Smiley" Campbell Composer, Producer
Ben Cauley Composer
Sean "Puffy" Combs Composer
Richard Cousins Composer
Aqil Davidson Composer, Producer
El DeBarge Composer
Mark DeBarge Composer
Randy DeBarge Composer
Jermaine Dupri Composer, Producer
Ed Eckstine Producer
Ron Fair Vocal Producer
Denzil Foster Composer
Isaac Freeman Composer
Tyrone Fyffe Producer
Kenny Gamble Composer
Larry Gold Producer
Rayford Griffin drum programming
Chauncey Hannibal Composer
André Harrell Producer
Thaddis Kuk Harrell Composer
Steve Hodge Engineer
Leon Huff Composer
Jimmy Jam Arranger, Producer
Kenny "K-Smoove" Kornegay Composer, Producer
LL Cool J Composer
Darren Lighty Composer, Producer
Thomas McElroy Composer
Steve McKeever Producer
Narada Michael Walden Arranger, Composer, Producer
Bruce Miller Composer
Reggie Noble Composer
Oji Pierce Composer, Producer
L.A. Reid Producer
Markell Riley Composer, Producer
Teddy Riley Arranger, Composer, Programming, Producer
Timothy Christian Riley Composer
Terri Robinson Composer
Louis Silas Jr. Producer, Executive Producer
Trevor Smith Composer
Scott Spencer Storch Composer, Producer
Hamish Stuart Composer
Rod Temperton Composer
Tony! Toni! Toné! Arranger, Producer
Ricky Walters Composer
Colin Wolfe Composer
Stevie Wonder Composer
David Wynn Composer, Producer
Montell Jordan Composer, Producer
Brandy Composer
Sean Hurley Composer
Darrale Jones Producer
Faith Evans Composer
Stacy Ferguson Composer
Rodney Jerkins Composer
Damon Thomas Composer, Producer
James Alexander Composer
Raphael Saadiq Composer
Mark Morrison Composer
Johnny "Hammond" Smith Composer
James Harris Composer
Loren Hill Composer
Owen McIntyre Composer
Dave Crawford Composer
Robi Rosa Composer
Joel "JoJo" Hailey Composer
Carl "Groove" Martin Composer
Timbaland Composer, Producer
Edward "DJ Eddie F" Ferrell Composer, Producer
Kuk Harrell Engineer, Vocal Producer
William McLean Composer
Christopher "Tricky" Stewart Composer
Ann Bennett-Nesby Composer
Mike Elizondo Composer
Irv Gotti Producer
Dave McCracken Producer
Crooklyn Clan Producer
Cee Lo Green Composer, Producer
Elliot Straite Composer
Pharrell Williams Composer
Andre Young Composer
Malik Taylor Composer
Stargate Producer
Irving Lorenzo Composer
Case Woodard Composer
Jeffrey Atkins Composer
Shawn Carter Composer
LaShawn Daniels Composer
Lynise Walters Composer
Jesse Weaver Composer
Balewa Muhammad Composer
Tim Mosley Composer
Nokio the N-Tity Producer Arranger
Camara Kambon Composer
Kanye West Composer, Additional Production
Paul Poli Composer, Producer
Sisqó Composer
Roosevelt Harrell Composer
Traci Hale Composer
Senator Jimmy D Engineer
Gerry Brown Engineer
Will Adams Composer
Dave Way Composer
Cheryl "Salt" James Composer
Jamal Jones Composer
Jean Baptiste Composer
Delvis Damon Composer
Fraser T. Smith Composer, Producer
Heavy D Composer, Producer
Eddie F. Producer
Hallgeir Rustan Composer
Nelly Furtado Composer
Mark Valentine Composer
Fred "Uncle Freddie" Jerkins III Composer
Bryan-Michael Cox Composer, Producer
Ashanti Douglas Composer
Robin Thicke Composer, Producer
Tim Kelly Composer, Engineer
Jun Ishizeki Engineer
Pule Pheto Producer
Tamir Ruffin Composer
Sylvia Gordon Composer
Joseph Longo Composer
Keri Hilson Composer
Bernt Rune Stray Composer
Elvis Williams Composer
Jaime A. Dávila "Tame" Gómez Composer
Thomas Callaway Composer
Shaffer Smith Composer, Vocal Arrangements
Etterlene Jordan Composer
Nathaniel "Danjahandz" Hills Composer
Candice Nelson Composer
Bob Robinson Composer
The-Dream Composer
Ne-Yo Producer
Lana Moorer Composer
Marcus Vest Composer
Seven Aurelius Composer
Mikkel Storleer Eriksen Composer, Engineer
Taio Cruz Composer, Producer
T.O.N.E. Producer
Neville Thomas Producer
Mr. Hudson Composer
Stephen Garrett Composer
Tor Erik Hermansen Composer
Cornell Haynes Composer
George Clinton Jr. Composer
Leshaun Torreau Composer
Jerry Callender Composer
Issac Wright Composer
Eve Jeffers Composer
Burton Rashad Smith Composer, Producer
Anthony Ray Composer
C. "Tricky" Stewart Programming, Producer
Hermansen Composer
Christopher Bridges Composer
Beatriz Artola Engineer
Herby "Luv Bug" Azor Composer, Producer
Darrell Young Composer, Producer
Samuel J. Barnes Composer
Christopher A. Stewart Composer
Bobby Wilson Composer
Nate Hills Composer
Marquis Collins Composer
Ronald Lawrence Composer
Eugene Hanes Composer
Errol Johnson Composer
Jarvis Baker Composer
Sylvester Jackson Composer
Thabiso Nkhereanye Composer
Polow da Don Producer
Antoine Macon Composer
Shondrae Crawford Composer
Kenny Edmonds Composer
Gary Lee Cooper Composer
Antonio "L.A." Reid Composer
Kenneth L.R. Whitehead Composer, Producer
Clarence Emery Composer
Anton Hollins Composer
Andres Titus Composer
Cynthia Loving Composer
Asiah Kewis Composer
Andrae Hannibal Composer
Ronnie Herel Liner Notes
William "Skylz" Stewart Arranger, Composer, Programming, Producer
Mr. Muhammad Composer
Kessie Smith Engineer
Dwight Meyers Composer
Collin Miller Engineer
Omar Christopher Hammer Composer
Luchana N. Lodge Composer
James Quenton Wright Composer
Charlie Ray Wiggins Composer
Walter "Mucho" Chauncey Composer
Allen Jones Composer
William Adams Composer
Michael Barnes Composer
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