Soul Is Heavy

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All Music Guide - Jon O'Brien
Cementing her status as Nigeria's most successful musician since Fela Kuti, Soul Is Heavy is the third album from politically conscious soul vocalist Nneka. Further developing her unique blend of R&B, reggae, hip-hop, and Afro-beat, the follow-up to 2008's No Longer at Ease includes collaborations with Mercury Music Prize-winner Ms. Dynamite ("Sleep") and Roots MC Black Thought ("God Knows Why").
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Jon O'Brien
Cementing her status as Nigeria's most successful musician since Fela Kuti, Soul Is Heavy is the third album from politically conscious soul vocalist Nneka. Further developing her unique blend of R&B, reggae, hip-hop, and Afro-beat, the follow-up to 2008's No Longer at Ease includes collaborations with Mercury Music Prize-winner Ms. Dynamite ("Sleep") and Roots MC Black Thought ("God Knows Why").
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/28/2012
  • Label: Decon Inc
  • UPC: 850717002817
  • Catalog Number: 153
  • Sales rank: 62,864

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Lucifer (No Doubt) (4:34)
  2. 2 Sleep - Ms. Dynamite (3:34)
  3. 3 My Home (4:07)
  4. 4 Shining Star (4:07)
  5. 5 Restless (4:44)
  6. 6 Don't Even Think (3:49)
  7. 7 J (3:49)
  8. 8 Stay (3:23)
  9. 9 Soul Is Heavy (4:02)
  10. 10 Do You Love Me Now (3:55)
  11. 11 Valley (5:22)
  12. 12 V.I.P. (3:52)
  13. 13 Camouflage (3:39)
  14. 14 God Knows Why - Bleak Thought (4:02)
  15. 15 Still I Rise - Wura Samba (3:18)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Nneka Primary Artist
Thomas Burhorn Trombone, Trumpet
Mark Awounou Guitar
Sebastian Borkowski Saxophone
Philip Sindy Trumpet
Michael Grimm Drums
Juergen Spiegel Drums
Jonas Da Silva Pinheiro Guitar
Emmanuel Ngollé-Pokossi Bass
DJ Farhot Piano, Keyboards, Sounds
Roger Yves Szedalik Guitar
Natalia Novikova Viola
Marcus Nigsch Bass, Guitar, Piano, Keyboards
Torsten Haas Bass
Christof Unterberger Cello
Technical Credits
Tariq Trotter Composer
Talib Kweli Composer
Jean Lamoot Producer
Stefan Heger Mastering
Mohammed Composer
Michael Grimm Composer
Sven Waje Composer
Nneka Egbuna Composer, Drawing
Martin Schuhmacher Executive Producer
Jonas Da Silva Pinheiro Composer
Emmanuel Ngollé-Pokossi Composer
DJ Farhot Composer, Programming, Producer
Naomi McLean Daley Composer
Marcus Nigsch Composer, String Arrangements
The Slag Producer
Torsten Haas Programming
Adopekid Artwork
Nis Koetting Composer
Wuru Samba Composer
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  • Posted April 12, 2013

    Nneka is an AMAZING artist. Truly a must for the music collecti

    Nneka is an AMAZING artist. Truly a must for the music collection. Great driving music.

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