Joss Stone’s ‘Mind Body & Soul’

Joss Stone’s ‘Mind Body & Soul’ is her second studio album released on September 15, 2004 by Relentless.

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Track Listing : 1.Right To Be Wrong (Joss Stone, Desmond Child, Betty Wright) – 04:40 . 2.Jet Lag (Joss Stone, Jonathan Shorten, Conner Reeves) – 04:00 . 3.You Had Me (Joss Stone, Francis White, Wendy Stoker, Betty Wright) – 03:59 . 4.Spoiled (Joss Stone, Lamont Dozier, Beau Dozier) – 04:03 . 5.Don’T Cha Wanna Ride (Mike Mangini, Steve Greenberg, Betty Wright) . [Sample : “Soulful Strut” By Young-Holt Unlimited] . 6.Less Is More (Joss Stone, Jonathan Shorten, Conner Reeves) – 04:17 . 7.Security (Joss Stone, Steve Greenberg, Daniel Pierre) – 04:30 . 8.Young At Heart (Joss Stone, Salaam Remi) – 04:10 . 9.Snakes And Ladders (Joss Stone, Jonathan Shorten, Conner Reeves) – 03:35 . 10.Understand (Joss Stone, Betty Wright, Angelo Morris, Mike Mangini, Greenber) – 03:46 . 11.Don’T Know How (Daniel Pierre, Curtis Richardson, Jeremy Ruzumna, Justin Gray) – 04:01 . 12.Torn And Tattered (Austin Howard, Ben Wolfandy Dean, Betty Wright) – 03:58 . 13.Killing Time (Beth Gibbons, Joss Stone, Betty Wright) – 05:11 . 14.Sleep Like A Child (Patrick Seymour) – 15:27 . 15.Daniel (Joss Stone) – 02:44

Musicians : Joss Stone – Lead Vocals; Backing Vocals On (1 – 2 – 3 – 4 – 5 – 6 – 9 – 10 – 11 – 12) . Raymond Angry – Clavinet, Moog Synthesiser On (3); Hammond B3 On (1 – 2 – 3 – 5 – 7 – 10); Organ On (11); Piano On (5 – 7) . Troy Auxilly-Wilson – Drums On (8) . Teodross Avery – Saxophone On (6) . Cindy Blackman – Drums On (1 – 3 – 7 – 11) . Astor “Crusty” Campbell – Drums On (6) . Willburn “Squidley” Cole – Additional Drums On (6) . Commissioner Gordon – Programming, Percussion On (6) . Delroy “Chris” Cooper – Bass On (6) . Jack Daley – Bass On (1 – 3 – 7) . Tanya Darby – Trumpet On (6) . Van Gibbs – Guitar On (8) . Steve Greenwell – Programming On (2 – 3 – 4 – 5 – 7 – 9 – 10 – 11 – 12); Bass On (10) . Willie “Little Beaver” Hale – Guitar On (4 – 12 – 13) . Vincent Henry – Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone On (8) . David “Jody” Hill – Drums On (4 – 9 – 10 – 12 – 13) . Stafford Hunter – Trombone On (6) . Pete Iannacone – Bass On (2) . Jonathan Joseph – Drums On (2 – 5) . Benny Latimore – Piano On (1 – 4 – 12 – 13); Wurlitzer On (10) . Tom “Bones” Malone – Trumpet, Trombone – Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone On (3 – 5 – 13); Flugelhorn On (1 – 7) . Mike Mangini – Programming On (2 – 3 – 4 – 5 – 7 – 9 – 10 – 11); Bass On (5 – 14); Keyboards On (5) . Angelo Morris – Bass On (4 – 12 – 13); Fender Rhodes On (1 – 3); Guitar On (7 – 10) . Aj Nilo – Guitar On (1 – 2 – 5 – 7 – 11) . Ignacio Nunez – Percussion On (10) . Danny P – Producer, Bass, Fender Rhodes On (11); Guitar On (7 – 11); Piano On (14) . Bruce Purse – Trumpet, Flugelhorn On (8) . Salaam Remi – Bass, Organ, Strings, Wurlitzer On (8) . Nile Rodgers – Guitar On (3) . Jonathan Shorten – Keyboards On (2 – 6 – 9); Fender Rhodes On (2 – 14); Drum Programming, Synthesiser On (2); Programming On (2, 9) . Earl “Chinna” Smith – Guitar On (6) . Angie Stone – Fender Rhodes On (7) . Timmy Thomas – Organ On (10, 12, 13); Hammond B3 On (4) . Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson – Drums On (14) . Carl Vandenbosche – Percussion On (9) . Alan Weekes – Electric Guitar On (9) . Nir Zidkyahu – Percussion On (2) . Conner Reeves – Backing Vocals On (6) . Ellison Kendrick – Backing Vocals On (7) . Bombshell – Backing Vocals On (1 – 2 – 3 – 5 – 7 – 8 – 11 – 13) . Ruby Baker – Backing Vocals On (7 – 13) . Clovette Danzy – Backing Vocals On (7) . Jeni Fujita – Backing Vocals On (8) . Mercedes Martinez – Backing Vocals On (2 – 7) . Tracey Moore – Backing Vocals On (2 – 7) . Margaret Reynolds – Backing Vocals On (7, 13) . Veronica Sanchez – Backing Vocals On (7) . William “Kooly” Scott – Backing Vocals On (7) . Betty Wright – Backing Vocals On (1 – 2 -3 – 4 – 5 – 6 – 7 – 8 -9 – 10 -11 – 12 – 13) . Jeanette Wright – Backing Vocals On (7 – 13) . Brian Chen – Viola . Carol Cook – Viola . Elizabeth Dyson – Cello . Dawn Hannay – Viola . Vivek Kamath – Viola . Lisa Kim – Violin . Sarah Kim – Violin . Tom Carney Myung-Hi Kim – Violin . Krzysztof Kuznik – Violin . Soo Hyun Kwon – Violin . Jeanne Leblan – Cello . Jessica Lee – Violin . Matt Lehmann – Violin . Liz Lim – Violin . Pat Milando – French Horn . Matt Milewsky – Violin . Kevin Mirkin – Viola . Eileen Moon – Cello . Phil Myers – French Horn . Dan Panner – Viola . Sandra Park – Violin . Laura Seaton – Violin . Sarah Seiver – Cello . Fiona Simon – Violin . Dave Smith – French Horn . Sharon Yamada – Violin . Jung Sun Yoo – Violin

Production : Produced By The Boilerhouse Boys, Commissioner Gordon, Steve Greenberg, Mike Mangini, Danny P, Conner Reeves, Salaam Remi, Jonathan Shorten, Betty Wright . Thom Bell – String And Horn Arrangements . Commissioner Gordon – Engineer . Shomoni “Sho” Dylan – Assistant Engineer . Chris Gehringer – Mastering . Steve Greenwell – Mixing; Engineer . Gary “Mon” Noble – Engineer . Jamie Siegel – Engineer . John Angier – String Arrangements

Package : David Gorman – Art Direction . Charlie Green – Make-Up Artist . Bryan Lasley – Art Direction . Brian Magallones – Hair Stylist . Aleeta Mayo – Art Direction . Roger Moenks – Photography . Amy Touma – Photography

Recorded 2003-2004 At Chung King Studios, Mojo Studios, Right Track Recording (New York City, New York); Creative Space, The Hit Factory Criteria (Miami, Florida); The Headquarters (New Jersey).

Released On September 15, 2004 By Relentless.

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Entertainment Weekly
Even during those moments when the grooves lighten up, Stone drags them down with her mannered delivery, which has as many tics as an American Idol contestant’s — melisma in particular — but wraps them in a veneer of supposed grit and authenticity. […]

Uncut
Stone’s technical prowess is unquestionable, but it’s when she holds back—as she does brilliantly on “Spoiled” and the closing “Sleep Like A Child”—that her potential greatness can be glimpsed.Read more at http://www.uncut.co.uk/node/12174#1yRbkdV7lzwL67vE.99 […]

The Guardian
All the ingredients are thus there for long-term successand this record is best seen as a stepping stone by which she shouldn’t be judged too exactingly. […]

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