How I Got Over

How I Got Over

by The Roots

Vinyl LP(Long Playing Record)

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The Roots' third album for Def Jam and ninth studio set, How I Got Over, is the group's first release since becoming the house band on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Crossing paths with the show's musical guests has fostered collaborations that would not have occurred under any other circumstances. While the album features the likes of My Morning Jacket's Jim James and Monsters of Folk, there are several less surprising contributions from Little Brother's Phonte, Dice Raw, P.O.R.N., John Legend, and Jazzyfatnastees' Mercedes Martinez.

Product Details

Release Date: 07/06/2010
Label: Def Jam
UPC: 0602527094694
catalogNumber: 001308501
Rank: 21071

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Roots   Primary Artist
Larry Gold   Cello
?uestlove   screams
Tariq Trotter   Vocals
Jim James   Vocals
Kamal Gray   Keyboards
Ahmir Thompson   Drums
Pedro Martinez   Keyboards
Mercedes "Ooh Girl" Martinez   Vocals

Technical Credits

Jon Smeltz   Engineer
Richard Nichols   Producer,Executive Producer,Art Direction
Roots   Producer
Darren Price   Composer
Jason Goldstein   Engineer
Kenny J. Gravillis   Art Direction
Deborah Mannis-Gardner   Sample Clearance
?uestlove   Producer
Tariq Trotter   Composer
Steve Mandel   Engineer
Chris Atlas   Marketing
Montez Roberts   Engineer
Diplo   Producer
Paul Resta   Marketing
Tai Linzie   Artwork,Photo Coordination
Phonte Coleman   Composer
Chris Soper   Engineer
Todd Russell   Art Direction
Nick Banns   Engineer
Antoinette Trotman   Music Business Affairs
Kristen Yiengst   Artwork,Photo Coordination
Rick Friedrich   Producer,Engineer
J. Stephens   Composer
J. James   Composer
R. Nichols   Composer
F. Walker   Composer
J. Barnes   Composer
Ray Angry   Producer
Ian Allen   Music Business Affairs
K. Jenkins   Composer
Sandwich Committee   Producer
Rich Friedrich   Producer
Randy McMillan   Music Business Affairs
Pedro Martinez   Producer
Karl "Dice Raw" Jenkins   Producer
Jeremy Grenhart   Producer
Delon Lawrence   Engineer
Alectrick.Kom   Producer

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How I Got Over 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
ReadAllAboutIt More than 1 year ago
The Roots are just good. There is no other hip-hop group that has the intelligence that Roots least not in last 10 years. If you have not heard their collection of work you cannot call yourself a true hip-hop fan.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago