Studio album by Paul Oakenfold
June 18, 2002
Big beat, electronica, trip hop, house, trance, tech house
Producer Paul Oakenfold, Steve Osborne,
Andy Gray, Carmen Rizzo, Jeff Turzo
Paul Oakenfold chronology
is the debut studio album by the Bunkka trance artist and DJ Paul Oakenfold. It was released in 2002 under the Maverick label.
It is also Oakenfold's best selling album to date,
with sales exceeding 1,000,000 copies worldwide.
In response to how his dance-focused audience would react to the album, Oakenfold said "I hope they realise that in any forms of music you need to push the boundaries. I've been inspired by all kinds of music, from hip-hop to guitars to dance, and hopefully the dance audience will understand that."
The album was released to mixed reviews. [4 ]
Track listing [ edit ]
Ready Steady Go" (vocals: Asher D) – 4:13 "
Southern Sun" (vocals: Carla Werner) – 6:57 "Time of Your Life" (vocals:
Perry Farrell) – 4:17 "Hypnotised" (Vocals:
Tiff Lacey) – 6:34 "Zoo York" - 5:25
"Nixon's Spirit" (vocals:
Hunter S. Thompson) – 2:48 "Hold Your Hand" (vocals:
Emilíana Torrini)– 3:39 "
Starry Eyed Surprise" (vocals: Shifty Shellshock) – 3:48 "Get Em Up" (vocals:
Ice Cube) – 3:50 "Motion" (vocals:
Grant-Lee Phillips) – 6:24 "The Harder They Come" (vocals:
Nelly Furtado and Tricky) – 3:50 "Mortal" (UK Bonus Track also available on the "The Harder They Come" single) - 6:42
Personnel [ edit ]
Steve Osborne - producer, programming, mixing, vocal mixing
Andy Gray - producer, programming, engineer, mixing
Carmen Rizzo - producer, engineer, vocal engineer Jeff Turzo - producer, mixing
Ed Chadwick - assistant engineer
Pete Davies - programming, engineer
Chris Blair - mastering
Marc Marot -
A&R Guy Oseary - A&R
Ricardo Vinas - A&R
Anton Corbijn - photography
Song appearances [ edit ]
Album - Billboard (North America)
The Billboard 200
Top Electronic Albums
External links [ edit ]