Erykah Badu’s ‘Live’ is a live concert album released on November 18, 1997.
Track Listing : 1.Rimshot (Intro) (Erykah Badu, Madukwu Chinwah) – 03:48 . 2.Other Side Of The Game (Erykah Badu, Bro.Questlove, Richard Nichols, James Poyser, The Roots) – 08:21 . 3.On & On (Erykah Badu, Jaborn Jamal) – 05:25 . 4.Reprise – 2:13 . 5.Appletree (Erykah Badu, Robert Bradford) – 02:54 . 6.Ye Yo (Erykah Badu) – 06:07 . 7.Searching (Roy Ayers) – 04:26 . 8.Boogie Nights/All Night (James A. Johnson, Rodney L. Temperton) – 06:03 . 9.Certainly (Erykah Badu, Madukwu Chinwah) – 07:06 . 10.Stay (Richard Calhoun, Chaka Khan) – 04:58 . 11.Next Lifetime (Interlude) (Erykah Badu, Tone The Backbone, Anthony Scott) – 01:30 . 12.Tyrone (Erykah Badu, Norman Keys Hurt) – 03:56 . 13.Next Lifetime (Erykah Badu, Tone The Backbone, Anthony Scott) – 12:05 . 14.Tyrone [Extended Version] (Erykah Badu, Norman Keys Hurt) – 05:40
Musicians : Erykah Badu – Vocals . Charles “Poogie” Bell, Jr. – Drums . Hubert Eaves Iv – Bass . Norman “Keys” Hurt – Keyboard . N’Dambi – Background Vocals . Joyce M. Strong – Background Vocals . Karen Bernod – Background Vocals
Production : Produced By Erykah Badu, Norman “Keys” Hurt . Norman “Keys” Hurt – Engineer, Mixing . Gorden Mack – Engineer, Mixing . Kenny Ortíz – Engineer, Mixing . Tom Coyne – Mastering
Package : M. Warlow – Art Direction . D. Simmons – Art Direction . Imari Dusauzay – Photography . P. Geczik – Artwork . Clymenza Howkins – Cover Art Concept . Lance Ong – Artwork
Released On November 18, 1997 By Kedar.
Conventional wisdom dictates that an artist should not release a live album as her second record, especially if it follows the debut by a matter of months. However, Erykah Badu is not a conventional artist and Live is not a conventional live album […]
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I love that she takes the time to speak to the audience, more than once, it’s a nice touch. It doesn’t mess up the flow of the set too much because the band keeps on playing while she speaks. […]