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Us3 - Hand On The Torch album download
Performer: Us3
Title: Hand On The Torch
Country: UK
Released: 1993
Style: Jazzy Hip-Hop, Acid Jazz
Rating: 4.7/5
FLAC size: 1582 mb | MP3 size: 1466 mb | WMA size: 1712 mb
Genre: Hip hop / Jazz

Hand on the Torch Tracklist. 1. Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia) Lyrics.

Us3 is an English jazz-rap group founded in London in 1992. Their name was inspired by a Horace Parlan recording produced by Alfred Lion, the founder of Blue Note Records. On their debut album, Hand on the Torch, Us3 exclusively used samples from the Blue Note Records catalogue, all originally produced by Lion. Us3 is the brainchild of London-based producer Geoff Wilkinson. Formed in 1992 alongside production partner Mel Simpson, Us3 had two previous incarnations.

Complete your Us3 collection. This album is something that was really hard for US3 to follow up with but I'm glad to see them still around. Responder Ver 1 respuesta Notifícame 3 Helpful. Añadir todo a la lista de deseos Eliminar todo de la lista de deseos. Mercado online 512 en ventadesde 0,01 €.

This album has an average beat per minute of 144 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 98/186 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Hand on the Torch. BPM Profile Hand on the Torch. Album starts at 116BPM, ends at 148BPM (+32), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Us3. The Third Way (Hand on the Torch Vol II). 2013. Lie, Cheat & Steal.

Us3 - Just Another Brother (Instrumental Version) (3:34) 11. Us3 - Cruisin' (Instrumental Version) (3:32) 12.

All formats Album CD CD Album CD Single CD Maxi Vinyl records LP 7 inchs 7 inchs (SP) 7 inchs (EP) 12 inchs 78 rpm 10 inchs DVD VHS Cassette Clothing T-Shirt Others. US3 Hand on the torch.

Is Hand On The Torch the best album by Us3? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. This album At A Glance. Hand On The Torch by Us3 (1993) Overall rank: 10,857th. Accolades: Top albums of 1993 (208th). Top albums of the 1990s (2,135th). Best albums of all time (10,857th).

Hand On The Torch 20th Anniversary Explicit Lyrics. To celebrate the occasion, the album has been expanded to 27 tracks spread over two discs including remixes and non album tracks. The booklet also contains a new essay written by David Field and liner notes from former Blue Note Records President, Bruce Lundvall. Formed in 1992, Us3 is the brainchild of London-based producer Geoff Wilkinson. Alongside former production partner Mel Simpson, the duo created a worldwide sensation with their 1993 debut release.

Hand on the Torch is the debut album by the jazz-rap group Us3. It received much attention because of its mix of jazz and rap, using live jazz musicians. All samples used on the album are from old Blue Note classics: the most famous being Herbie Hancock's "Cantaloupe Island", used on the track "Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia)", which was recorded with two different music videos. In 2003, The Ultimate Hand on the Torch was released, including many of the songs used as sampling material on Hand on the Torch.


1 Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia)
2 I Got It Goin' On
3 Different Rhythms Different People
4 It's Like That
5 Just Another Brother
6 Cruisin'
7 I Go To Work
8 Tukka Yoot's Riddim
9 Knowledge Of Self
10 Lazy Day
11 Eleven Long Years
12 Make Tracks
13 The Darkside

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Flame Studios
  • Mixed At – Flame Studios
  • Manufactured By – ООО "Сантъ"
  • Pressed By – Nord Group


  • Engineer – Mel Simpson
  • Keyboards [All], Programmed By [Programming] – Mel Simpson
  • Liner Notes [Back Cover] – Bruce Lundvall
  • Producer, Mixed By – Geoff Wilkinson, Mel Simpson
  • Sampler [Samples], Programmed By [Programming], Scratches – Geoff Wilkinson


Произведено ООО "Сантъ".
Лиц. соглашение № 022/МЗ-97.
Сделано в России.
Распространяется в России по лицензии Российского Авторского Общества

Category is in matrix only

Packaged in a Jewel case + 4-page leaflet.

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Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CDESTX 2195, 7243 8 29457 2 7 Us3 Hand On The Torch ‎(CD, Album + CD, Album + Ltd) Blue Note, Blue Note CDESTX 2195, 7243 8 29457 2 7 UK 1993
0777 7 80883 2 5 Us 3* Hand On The Torch ‎(CD, Album) Blue Note, EMI 0777 7 80883 2 5 Australia 1993
060253750328 Us3 Hand On The Torch ‎(CD, Album, RE + CD + 20t) Blue Note 060253750328 Europe 2013
LP43023 Us3 Hand On The Torch ‎(2xLP, Album, Dlx, RM, Gat) Blue Note LP43023 South Korea 2015
0777 7 80883 4 9 Us3 Hand On The Torch ‎(Cass, Album) Blue Note 0777 7 80883 4 9 Netherlands 1993