Saturday, April 4, 2020

Novel - Novel [Promo CDR EP]




Novel - Novel
Type: CDR Promo EP
Released: 2008 (US)
Capitol
Catalog #: None
Discogs Release: r14881378

Track List:
  1. "I Am" f/ Ben Folds, Talib Kweli, & Spree Wilson
  2. "Wild West"
  3. "Damn"
  4. "Sista"
  5. "Fly Away" ft. Knivez Out
Notes:
  • "I Am" is produced by Novel.
  • "Wild West," "Sista," and "Fly Away" are produced by Tony Reyes.
  • "Damn" is produced by Pro Jay.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1, 2, 4 - HQ Lossy/18.00+ kHz
  • Tracks 3 & 5 - MQ Lossy/16.00+ kHz
Preview:

Various Artists - How High (The Soundtrack) [Promo CDR Sampler]




Various Artists - How High (The Soundtrack)
Type: CDR Promo Sampler
Released: 2005 (US)
Def Jam/UMG Soundtracks
Catalog #: None
Discogs Release: r14881471

Track List:
  1. "Cisco Kid" - Method Man & Redman
  2. "Cisco Kid" [Instrumental] - Method Man & Redman
  3. "Part II" - Method Man & Redman
  4. "Round And Round (Remix)" - Jonell
  5. "We Don't Know How 2 Act" [Instrumental] - Redman
  6. "America's Most" - Method Man & Redman
  7. "Let's Do It" - Method Man & Redman
Notes:
  • "Cisco Kid" is produced by Rockwilder.
  • "Part II" is produced by Erick Sermon, and Toni Braxton is sampled from "You're Making Me High."
  • "Round And Round (Remix)" is produced by Hi-Tek.
  • "We Don't Know How 2 Act" is produced by Redman.
  • "America's Most" is produced by DJ Twinz, the version on this CDR is extended.
  • "Let's Do It" is produced by Scott Storch, the version on this CDR is extended, and is missing the Middle Eastern man singing in the beginning.
  • The digital instrumentals for "Cisco Kid" and "We Don't Know How 2 Act" are also exclusive to this CDR.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Track 1 - MQ Lossy/16.00+ kHz
  • Tracks 2, 5, 6, & 7 - Lossless/22.05 kHz 
  • Tracks 3 & 4 - MQ Lossy/14.00+ kHz
Preview:

Fabolous - Freestyles & Exclusives [Promo CDR Sampler]



Fabolous - Freestyles & Exlcusives
Type: CDR Promo Sampler
Released: 2005 (US)
Atlantic
Catalog #: None
Discogs Release: r14881436

Track List:
  1. "Incredible" [Clean]
  2. "P & G" [Clean]
  3. "How We Do" [Clean]
  4. "You" [Clean]
  5. "Incredible" [Dirty]
  6. "P & G" [Dirty]
  7. "How We Do" [Dirty]
  8. "You" [Dirty]
  9. "Breathe (Reggaeton Remix)"
  10. "Baby (Remix)"
Notes:
  • I think both "Breathe (Reggaeton Remix)" and "Baby (Remix)" are unreleased.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 through Track 9 - MQ Lossy/16.00+ kHz
  • Track 10 - MQ Lossy/16.00 kHz
Preview:

Dorrough - Get Big [Promo CDR Single]


Dorrough - Get Big
Type: CDR Promo Single
Released: 2010 (US)
Ngenius/E1 Music
Catalog #: None
Discogs Release: r10493420

Track List:
  1. "Get Big" [Clean]
  2. "Get Big" [Dirty]
  3. "Get Big" [Instrumental]
Notes:
  • "Get Big" is produced by Nitti.
  • The lossless instrumental is exclusive to this CDR.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 through Track 3 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

Meshell Ndegeocello - Pocketbook [Promo CD Single]




Meshell Ndegeocello - Pocketbook
Type: CD Promo Single
Released: 2002 (US)
Maverick
Catalog #: PRO-CDR-100880
Discogs Release: r2789803

Track List:
  1. "Pocketbook (Rockwilder and Missy Elliott Remix)" f/ Tweet
  2. "Pocketbook (Rockwilder and Missy Elliott Remix)" f/ Redman & Tweet
  3. "Pocketbook" [Album Version]
Notes:
  • Tracks 1 and 2 are produced by Rockwilder and Missy Elliott.
  • "Pocketbook" is produced by Cato.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 through Track 3 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

Fabolous - Real Talk (Instrumentals) [Promo CDR]




Fabolous - Real Talk (Instrumentals)
Type: CDR Promo Album
Released: 2004 (US)
Desert Storm/Atlantic
Catalog #: None
Discogs Release: r8989345

Track List:
  1. "Don't Stop, Won't Stop" [Instrumental]
  2. "Real Talk (123)" [Instrumental]
  3. "Gangsta" [Instrumental]
  4. "Tit 4 Tat" [Instrumental]
  5. "Baby" [Instrumental]
  6. "Girls" [Instrumental]
  7. "Church" [Instrumental]
  8. "Can You Hear Me" [Instrumental]
  9. "Do The Damn Thang" [Instrumental]
  10. "Holla At Somebody Real" [Instrumental]
  11. "It's Alright" [Instrumental]
  12. "Breathe" [Instrumental]
  13. "Young And Sexy" [Instrumental]
  14. "Round And Round" [Instrumental]
  15. "In My Hood" [Instrumental]
  16. "Ghetto" [Instrumental]
  17. "Po Po" [Instrumental]
Notes:
  • "Gangsta" is produced by DJ Khaled.
  • "Tit 4 Tat" and "Young And Sexy" are produced by The Neptunes.
  • "Girls" is produced by Trackmasters.
  • "It's Alright" and "Breathe" are produced by Just Blaze.
  • "Round And Round" and "Ghetto" are produced by Scott Storch.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 through Track 17 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

Sir Mix-a-Lot - Instrumentals & Baby Got Back! [Promo CDR]



Sir Mix-a-Lot - Instrumentals & Baby Got Back!
Type: CDR Promo
Released: 2003 (US)
iMusic/Rhyme Cartel
Catalog #: None
Discogs Release: r13830164

Track List:
  1. "Ya'll Don't Know" [Instrumental]
  2. "Game Don't Get Old" [Instrumental]
  3. "Till Da Sun Cums Up" [Instrumental]
  4. "Big Screen" [Instrumental]
  5. "Daddy's Home" [Instrumental]
  6. "Nasty Girl" [Instrumental]
  7. "Candy" [Instrumental]
  8. "2 Horse" [Instrumental]
  9. "Big Johnson" [Instrumental]
  10. "Baby Got Back"
Notes:
  • Instrumentals from Sir Mix-a-Lot's Daddy's Home album.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 through Track 10 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Gold Teet - Searching For Love [Promo CD Single]




Gold Teet - Searching For Love
Type: CD Single Promo
Released: 1995 (US)
Scotti Bros./Street Life
Catalog #: 72392 78012-2
Discogs Release: r14804284

Track List:
  1. "Searching For Love" [Original Version]
  2. "Searching For Love (Dynamik Duo Remix)" [Alternate Radio Edit]
  3. "Searching For Love (Dynamik Duo Remix)" [Radio Mix]
  4. "Searching For Love (Dynamik Duo Remix)" [Club Mix]
  5. "Searching For Love (Dynamik Duo Remix)" [Alternate LP Mix]
  6. "Searching For Love (Dynamik Duo Remix)" [Instrumental]
  7. "Searching For Love" [Batcave A cappella]
Notes:
  • The "Dynamik Duo" remix is the first major production Lil Jon was apart of.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 through Track 7 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

Amerie - Why Don't We Fall In Love [Promo CDR Single]





Amerie - Why Don't We Fall In Love
Type: CDR Single Promo
Released: 2002 (US)
Columbia
Catalog #: CSK 32452
Discogs Release: r12231787

Track List:
  1. "Why Don't We Fall In Love (Extended Album Version)"
Notes:
  • Produced by Rich Harrison.
  • Has an extended instrumental intro and another chorus run towards the end.
  • This version can also be found on a Promo-Only release.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Track 1 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

Lil' Mo - Based On A True Story [Advance ECD Album]




Lil' Mo - Based On A True Story
Type: Enhanced CD Advance Album
Released: 2000 (US)
EastWest/Elektra
Catalog #: 2-62374-P
Discogs Release: r6993225

CD Track List:
  1. "Intro"
  2. "My Story"
  3. "She'd Never Be Me"
  4. "How Many Times"
  5. "Ta Da"
  6. "Starstruck"
  7. "Club 2G"
  8. "Saturday"
  9. "The Playa Not The Game" f/ Carl Thomas
  10. "Why"
  11. "Time After Time"
  12. "More Than You Know"
  13. "What About The Children"
  14. "Outro"
CD+ Track List:
  • EXE weblink to get more info on Lil' Mo.
Notes:
  • "Ta Da" was the second promotional single for Based On A True Story.
  • "Starstruck," "Club 2G,""Why," "More Than You Know," and "What About The Children" did not make it to the final track list. 
  • "Intro," "My Story," "She'd Never Be Me," "How Many Times," "The Playa Not The Game," "Time After Time," and "Outro" are produced by Flavahood. 
  • "Ta Da" is produced by Shep Crawford.
  • "Starstruck" and "Club 2G" are produced by Missy Elliott. 
  • "Saturday" is produced by Brycyn Evans.
  • This is the second out of three different advances created for this album, each with a different track list. The first advance can be found here.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 through Track 14 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

Saturday, March 28, 2020

Lil' Mo - Based On A True Story [Advance CD Album]




Lil' Mo - Based On A True Story
Type: CD Advance Album
Released: 1999 (US)
EastWest/Elektra
Catalog #: 2-62374-P
Discogs Release: r2455431

Track List:
  1. "Intro"
  2. "My Story"
  3. "More Than You Know"
  4. "If You Wanna Dance…"
  5. "How Many Times"
  6. "She'd Never Be Me (Interlude)"
  7. "She'd Never Be Me"
  8. "Time After Time"
  9. "Phinlee Ova Yoo"
  10. "Right & Wrong"
  11. "The Playa Not The Game" f/ Carl Thomas
  12. "Nobody Somebody"
  13. "Nothing But Good Times"
  14. "What About The Children"
  15. "Outro"
Notes:
  • "If You Wanna Dance…" was the first promotional single for Based On A True Story.
  • "If You Wanna Dance…," "More Than You Know," "She'd Never Be Me (Interlude)," "Phinlee Ova Yoo," "Right & Wrong," "Nobody Somebody," "Nothing But Good Times," and "What About The Children" did not make it to the final track list.
  • "Intro," "My Story," "If You Wanna Dance…," "How Many Times," "She'd Never Be Me," "Time After Time," "The Playa Not The Game," and "Outro" are produced by Flavahood.
  • This is the first out of three different advances created for this album, each with a different track list. The second advance can be found here.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 through Track 15 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

Nelly Furtado - Try [Promo CD Single]




Nelly Furtado - Try
Type: CD Single Promo
Released: 2004 (EU)
DreamWorks
Catalog #: FURTADOCDP3
Discogs Release: r2455431

Track List:
  1. "Try" [Radio Edit]
  2. "Try" [Video Edit]
Notes:
  • "Try" is produced by Nelly Furtado and Track & Field.
  • The Radio and Video edits of "Try" do not contain the heartbeat and clock ticking sound effects present on the Album Version.
  • The Video edit also has an alternative ending, beginning at ~2:20, with different lyrics and instrumental breaks compared to the Radio edit.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 and 2 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

Ms. Jade - Ms. Jade [Promo CDR Sampler]


Ms. Jade - Ms. Jade
Type: CDR Sampler Promo
Released: 2002 (US)
Interscope/Beat Club
Catalog #: None
Discogs Release: r13950988

Track List:
  1. "Ching, Ching" f/ Timbaland & Nelly Furtado
  2. "Big Head" f/ Timbaland
  3. "Jade's A Champ"
  4. "Feel The Girl" f/ Tweet
  5. "Dream"
Notes:
  • "Ching, Ching" on this CDR is extended compared to the album version, and unlike the album version this CDR contains the true lossless explicit track.
  • All tracks are produced by Timbaland.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1, 3, 4 and 5 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
  • Track 2 - MQ Lossy/15.50 kHz
Preview:

Flipmode Squad - Flipmode Squad [Promo CDR Sampler]


Flipmode Squad - Flipmode Squad
Type: CDR Sampler Promo
Released: 2002 (US)
J Records
Catalog #: None
Discogs Release: r10011642

Track List:
  1. "Here We Go" - Flipmode Squad f/ Rah Digga, Busta Rhymes, & Rampage
  2. "See It In Your Eyes" - Flipmode Squad f/ Fabolous & Rah Digga
  3. "Hey Yah Ho" - Flipmode Squad f/ Busta Rhymes, Rampage, Spliff Star, Rah Digga, & Baby Sham
  4. "Betta Stay Up In Your House" - Busta Rhymes f/ Rah Digga
Notes:
  • "Here We Go" is produced by Just Blaze. The digital explicit track is exclusive to this release.
  • "See It In Your Eyes" is produced by Megahurtz.
  • "Hey Yah Ho" is produced by Timbaland. This track is unreleased and exclusive to this CDR.
  • "Betta Stay Up In Your House" is produced by Yogi.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 through Track 4 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

Sunday, March 22, 2020

Slim Thug - Already Platinum [Promo CDR Sampler]


Slim Thug - Already Platinum
Type: CDR Sampler Promo
Released: 2005 (US)
Geffen
Catalog #: None
Discogs Release: r10823110

Track List:
  1. "I Ain't Heard Of That" f/ Pharrell
  2. "3 Kings" f/ T.I. & Bun B
  3. "Do It For You" [Snippet] f/ Pharrell
  4. "This Is My Life" [Snippet] f/ LeToya
  5. "Like A Boss" [Snippet]
  6. "Incredible Feelin'" [Snippet] f/ Jazze Pha
Notes:
  • "I Ain't Heard Of That" is produced by The Neptunes.
  • "3 Kings" is produced by Mr. Lee.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Track 1 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
  • Tracks 2 through Track 6 - MQ Lossy/16.00 kHz
Preview:

Nelly Furtado - Folklore [Limited Edition] [Promo DVD + CD]






Nelly Furtado - Folklore
Type: DVD + CD Album Promo
Released: 2003 (US)
Dreamworks
Catalog #: DRMR-14252-2
Discogs Release: r1368593

DVD Track List:
  1.  "The Making Of Folklore"
CD Track List:
  1. "Fresh Off The Boat/Powerless (Say What You Want)/Explode/Try (Medley)"
  2. "Nelly Furtado Speaks About Folklore"
  3. "Nelly Furtado Speaks About Folklore"
  4. "Nelly Furtado Speaks About Folklore"
  5. "Nelly Furtado Speaks About Folklore"
  6. "Nelly Furtado Speaks About Folklore"
  7. "Nelly Furtado Speaks About Folklore"
  8. "Nelly Furtado Speaks About Folklore"
  9. "Nelly Furtado Speaks About Folklore"
  10. "Nelly Furtado Speaks About Folklore"
  11. "Nelly Furtado Speaks About Folklore"
  12. "Nelly Furtado Speaks About Folklore"
Notes:
  • Both the CD and DVD is mostly interview discs.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 and Track 12 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

Leah LaBelle - Sexify [Promo DVDR Single]



Leah LaBelle - Sexify
Type: DVDR Single Promo
Released: 2012 (US)
Epic
Catalog #: None
Discogs Release: r11655070

Track List:
  1. "Sexify" [Music Video] f/ Jermaine Dupri & Pharrell
Notes:
  • Produced by Pharrell.

Saturday, March 21, 2020

Missy Elliott - Sock It 2 Me [Promo CD Single]



Missy Elliott - Sock It 2 Me
Type: CD Single Promo
Released: 1997 (US)
Elektra
Catalog #: PRCD 9894-2
Discogs Release: r4966436

Track List:
  1. "Sock It 2 Me" [Radio Version] f/ Da Brat
  2. "Sock It 2 Me" [Radio Edit Without Rap]
Notes:
  • Produced by Timbaland.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 and Track 2 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

702 - Blah Blah Blah Blah [Promo CD Single]




702 - Blah Blah Blah Blah
Type: CD Single Promo
Released: 2003 (US)
Motown
Catalog #: MOTR 20937-2
Discogs Release: r2553366

Track List:
  1. "Blah Blah Blah Blah" [Radio Edit 1]
  2. "Blah Blah Blah Blah" [Main]
  3. "Blah Blah Blah Blah" [Instrumental]
  4. "Blah Blah Blah Blah" [Call Out Hook]
Notes:
  • Produced by Lil Skrapp.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 through Track 4 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview:

112 - Anywhere [Promo CD Single]






112 - Anywhere
Type: CD Single Promo
Released: 1998 (US)
Bad Boy Entertainment
Catalog #: BBPCD-9192
Discogs Release: r4432526

Track List:
  1. "Anywhere" [Radio Mix] f/ Lil' Z
  2. "Anywhere" [Instrumental]
  3. "Anywhere" [Call Out Research Hook]
Notes:
  • Produced by Daron Jones.
Spectral Analysis/Frequency Response:
  • Tracks 1 through Track 3 - Lossless/22.05 kHz
Preview: