Quannum Spectrum

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Quannum Spectrum
Compilation album by Quannum Projects
Released June 27, 1999 (1999-06-27)
Genre Hip hop
Length 57:11
Label Quannum Projects
Producer Chief Xcel, DJ Shadow, Lyrics Born, El-P, Soul-Saints
Quannum Projects chronology
Quannum Spectrum
Solesides Greatest Bumps
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau (2-star Honorable Mention)[2]
Exclaim! (mixed)[3]
Pitchfork Media (7.5/10)[4]

Quannum Spectrum is a compilation album by artists associated with American hip hop record label and collective Quannum Projects. The album was released on July 27, 1999, and was the first release on the Quannum label after its name was changed from Solesides. In addition to Quannum artists, the album features contributions by Jurassic 5, Divine Styler, Souls of Mischief, and El-P.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Artist(s) Length
1. "Concentration"   Quannum MCs meet Jurassic 5 4:39
2. "One of a Kind"   Blackalicious 2:57
3. "Storm Warning"   Latyrx 5:45
4. "Divine Intervention"   Divine Styler and DJ Shadow 4:19
5. "Mic Break"   Mack B-Dog with Gift of Gab 1:06
6. "Golden Rule"   Maroons featuring Erin Anova 3:53
7. "People Like Me"   Joyo Velarde 4:33
8. "I Changed My Mind"   Lyrics Born and The Poets of Rhythm 4:39
9. "The Extravaganza"   Quannum MCs and Souls of Mischief 6:16
10. "Hott People"   Lyrics Born  
11. "Looking Over a City"   Latyrx featuring El-P 4:58
12. "Jada's Vengeance"   Blackalicious with Maroons and Joyo Velarde 3:42
13. "Mic Break 2"   Chief Xcel 0:37
14. "Bombonyall"   Quannum MCs 4:20
15. "Mic Break 3"   Dan the Automator 1:00


  1. ^ Bush, John. "Quannum Spectrum - Quannum". AllMusic. Retrieved January 15, 2015. 
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "Quannum Spectrum". Robert Christgau. Retrieved January 15, 2015. 
  3. ^ Cowie, Del F. (February 1, 2000). "Quannum - Spectrum". Exclaim!. 
  4. ^ Richard-San, Mark (July 6, 1999). "Quannum: Spectrum". Pitchfork Media. 

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