Outrospective

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Outrospective
Faithless Outrospective.jpg
Studio album by Faithless
Released 18 June 2001 (2001-06-18)
Genre Trip hop, trance
Length 57:58
Label Cheeky/BMG
Producer Rollo
Faithless chronology
Back to Mine
(2000)
Outrospective
(2001)
The Bedroom Sessions
(2001)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 1.5/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone 2.5/5 stars[2]
Q Magazine 3/5 stars[3]
Mixmag 4/5 stars[4]
Entertainment.ie 4/5 stars[5]
NME 4/10 stars[6]
Alternative Press 8/10 stars[7]

Outrospective is the third album by Faithless, released on 18 June 2001 it was the follow-up to Sunday 8PM and the predecessor to No Roots. The single "We Come 1" had the most success charting at #3 on the UK Singles Chart, "One Step Too Far" charted at #6 with vocals from Dido, while "Muhammad Ali" and "Tarantula" both charted at #29. The Album itself made #4 on the UK Albums Chart. The cover photograph was taken during the May 1968 students uprisings in Paris, France. In the cover booklet of Forever Faithless - The Greatest Hits, Rollo Armstrong has stated that despite Outrospective being their biggest selling album in the UK, it is, however, his least favorite.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Donny X" 4:08
2. "Not Enuff Love" (feat. Steve Rowland) 5:55
3. "We Come 1" 8:14
4. "Crazy English Summer" (feat. Zoë Johnston) 2:48
5. "Muhammad Ali" (feat. Pauline Taylor) 4:21
6. "Machines R Us" 3:44
7. "One Step Too Far" (feat. Dido) 5:22
8. "Tarantula" 6:42
9. "Giving Myself Away" 4:38
10. "Code" 1:40
11. "Evergreen" (feat. Zoë Johnston) 4:35
12. "Liontamer" (feat. Zoë Johnston) 5:50

Cover versions & samples[edit]

"Not Enuff Love" contains samples of Steve Rowland & Family Dogg & Rare Bird. "Muhammad Ali" contains samples of Archie Bell & The Drells.

Outrospective / Reperspective[edit]

Outrospective / Reperspective
Remix album by Faithless
Released 27 August 2002
Genre Trip hop, dance
Length CD1: 58:00
CD2: 65:59
Label Cheeky Records/BMG
Producer Rollo
Faithless chronology
The Bedroom Sessions
(2001)
Outrospective / Reperspective
(2002)
No Roots
(2004)

Outrospective / Reperspective is a re-release of the Outrospective album from Faithless. The CD contains a bonus CD with remixes. The album won the Dancestar Award for Album of the Year in 2002.[citation needed]

No. Title Length
1. "One Step Too Far (Radio Edit)" (feat. Dido) 3:23
2. "We Come 1 (Wookie Remix)" (feat. Steve Rowland) 3:24
3. "Lotus" 7:04
4. "Crazy English Summer (Brothers on High Remix)" (feat. Zoë Johnston) 7:07
5. "Giving Myself Away (P*Nut Remix)" 3:56
6. "Evergreen (Dusted Remix)" (feat. Zoë Johnston) 5:33
7. "Not Enuff Love (Skinny Remix)" (feat. Steve Rowland) 4:49
8. "Daimoku" 4:11
9. "Liontamer (Ernest St. Laurent Remix)" (feat. Zoë Johnston) 6:16
10. "We Come 1 (Dave Clarke Remix)" 6:07
11. "God Is a Beckham (BBC World Cup Theme)" 5:27
12. "Crazy English Summer (Hiver & Hammer Remix)" (feat. Zoë Johnston) 8:36

References[edit]

  1. ^ Carlson, Dean. Outrospective at AllMusic. Retrieved 2011-09-16.
  2. ^ [1] Archived 2 October 2007 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ 7/01, p.116
  4. ^ 6/01, p.179
  5. ^ http://entertainment.ie/album-review/Faithless-Outrospective/1402.htm
  6. ^ "NME Album Reviews - Faithless : Outrospective". Nme.Com. 2001-06-13. Retrieved 2011-09-16. 
  7. ^ 10/01, pp.83-4