Style: Abstract, Hip Hop, Conscious
Format: MP3 FLAC FLAC AIFF DXD AUD ADX AC3 MPC
FLAC size: 1974 mb | MP3 size: 1740 mb | WMA size: 1911 mb
Upwards is the second studio album by British hip hop musician Ty. It was released on Big Dada in 2003. It peaked at number 35 on the UK Independent Albums Chart. The album was nominated for the 2004 Mercury Prize.
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TY - Upwards Album Lyrics. 1. Oh You Want More? Lyrics. TY Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. All Music News . Popular TY Lyrics. Oh You Want More? 2. Closer.
This album has an average beat per minute of 100 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 81/126 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page.
Upwards is the second studio album by British hip hop musician Ty. It was released on Big Dada in 2003 Track listing.
Ty's second album, Upwards, was nominated for a Mercury Prize in 2004. His third album, Closer, was released in 2006 Discography. Special Kind of Fool (2010).
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Arranged By [Vocals] – Ty & DrewBass, Keyboards – Drew Chorus [Featuring] – Kwadjo, Michelle EscofferyScratches – DJ Bizznizz*
|2||Mpho's Lament (Skit)
Voice [Mpho's Lament] – Mpho Skeef
|3||Wait A Minute
Bass [Extra Hit] – KwadjoChorus – Mpho*, TyFeaturing – Mpho*Keyboards [Extra] – Drew
|4||I Want 2
Chorus [Featuring] – Jean Phi Dary*, Michelle EscofferyChorus [Kill Its] – Breis, TyPercussion – TyProducer, Synthesizer, Bass [Moog], Bass – Jean Phi Dary*Synthesizer [Additional Moog] – Drew Written-By – J.P.Dary*
|5||Awkward Boy Skit
Vocals [Awkward Boy] – Big Ted
|6||Oh U Want More?
Bass – Drew Chorus – J Aphletik*, TyScratches – DJ Bizznizz*
Chorus, Vocals [Intros, Outros] – Randolph MatthewsEffects [Additional] – Trevor AntonioFeaturing, Vocals [Guest] – Randolph Matthews, shortMANProducer, Bass, Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Eric Appapoulaye*Vocoder, Cymbal [Brushes] – Drew Written By – M.BurkeWritten-By – E.Appapoulaye*, Joni Mitchell
Backing Vocals – Tony Allen, shortMANBass – KwadjoFeaturing, Drums – Tony AllenGuitar – Eric Appapoulaye*Horns – Jason And The Angrynotes*Percussion – Dusty Producer – Eric Appapoulaye*, Jason Yarde, Tony AllenRecorded By [Horns], Arranged By [Horns] – Jason YardeStrings – Basquiat StringsSynthesizer [Moog] – Drew Vocals [Intro] – Uncle Dusty*Written-By – E.Appapoulaye*, J.Yarde*, T.Allen*
|9||Look 4 Me
Backing Vocals, Chorus – Eska*Featuring – Breis, Eska MtungwaziKeyboards – Drew Vocals [Look 4 Me's] – Breis, TyVocals [Main] – BreisWritten-By – S.Ovba*
|10||Groovement (Part 1)
Chorus – Bembe Segue*, TyElectric Piano [Additional Rhodes] – Jean Phi Dary*Electric Piano [Rhodes], Bass, Synthesizer [Moog] – Drew Featuring – Bembe Segue*Guitar – Kenny BarryShaker – TyStrings – Basquiat Strings
Bass – Eric Appapoulaye*Chorus – Eska*Electric Piano [Rhodes] – Drew Featuring – Eska Mtungwazi, Jason YardeSoprano Saxophone – Jason Yarde
Co-producer, Arranged By – Ty & DrewHorns [Additional] – Jason YardeProducer – Joker StarrScratches [Additional Cuts] – DJ Bizznizz*Vocals [All] – TyWritten By – K.Conteh
|13a||Music 2 Fly 2
Chorus – Bembe Segue*, Marcia EscofferyDrums, Electric Piano [Rhodes], Synthesizer [Moog] – Drew Electric Piano [Additional Rhodes], Synthesizer [Moog] – Jean Phi Dary*Horns – Jason And The Angrynotes*Percussion [All] – Trevor AntonioRecorded By [Horns], Arranged By [Horns] – Jason YardeStrings – Basquiat Strings
|13b||Inner Love (Samba)
Arranged By [Horns] – Jason YardeBacking Vocals – TyBass, Synthesizer, Electric Piano [Rhodes], Cowbell – Drew Featuring, Vocals [Main] – Alison EvelynGuitar – Kenny BarryHorns – Jason And The Angrynotes*Written-By – A.Evelyn*
|Video1||We Don't Care||4:40|
- Distributed By – Vital
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Big Dada Recordings
- Copyright (c) – Big Dada Recordings
- Mastered At – Masterpiece
- Mixed At – Sound Authority
- Mastered By – Walter Coelho
- Mixed By – Alan Mawdsley, Ty & Drew
- Other [Styling] – Leslie McKenley
- Photography By – www.tomoldham.com*
- Photography By [Assistant] – Myles New
- Producer – Ty & Drew (tracks: 1, 3, 4, 6 to 11, 13a, 13b)
- Sequenced By – Acyde*, Will Ashon
- Vocals [Main] – Ty (tracks: 1, 3, 4, 6 to 12)
- Written-By – A.Horley* (tracks: 1, 3, 4, 6 to 13b), B.Chijioke* (tracks: 1, 3, 4, 6 to 13b)
NotesThis enhanced cd contains the Quicktime videos for "We Don't Care" and "The Nonsense".
"Upwards" was pre-produced at The Lab Studios (Clapham North).
(P) & © 2003 Big Dada Recordings
Made in England.
Released in a standard jewel case with an outer cardboard sleeve. Track 13b is a hidden bonus track.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 5 021392 057828
|BD057||Ty||Upwards (3x12", Album, Gat)||Big Dada Recordings||BD057||UK||2003|
|BDCD057||Ty||Upwards (CD, Album)||Big Dada Recordings||BDCD057||UK||2003|
|IMP TYPROMO||Ty||Upwards (Sampler) (CD, Promo, Smplr)||Big Dada Recordings||IMP TYPROMO||UK||2003|
|BDCD057, none||Ty||Upwards (CD, Album, Enh)||Big Dada Recordings, Ty Music||BDCD057, none||Canada||2003|
|BD057||Ty||Upwards (3xLP, Album)||Big Dada Recordings||BD057||UK||2003|