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Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth - Mecca And The Soul Brother FLAC album

Performer: Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth
Genre: Hip-hop and RAP
Title: Mecca And The Soul Brother
Country: US
Released: 1992
Style: Conscious
FLAC version ZIP size: 1306 mb
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WMA version ZIP size: 1764 mb
Rating: 4.1
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Mecca and the Soul Brother is the 1992 debut album from the Mount Vernon, New York hip-hop duo, Pete Rock & CL Smooth. The album contains their best known song, "They Reminisce Over You (. Mecca and the Soul Brother has been widely acclaimed as one of the greatest hip hop albums of all time. The album was mostly produced by Pete Rock and executive produced by DJ Eddie F of Heavy D & the Boyz (co-group member with Trouble T-Roy).

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The 1992 released album by the Mount Vernon duo, reached a lot of esteem despite not getting commercial success, having albums like The Chronic realeased at the time. The first single They Reminisce Over You a dedication to their deceased friend; Trouble T Roy, has gone on to become not only their signature hit, but also one of hip hop’s most highly regarded songs. Mecca And The Soul Brother Q&A.

Tracklist: 1. Return Of The Mecca, 2. For Pete’s Sake, 3. Ghettos Of The Mind, 4. Lots Of Lovin, 5. Act Like You Know, 6. Straighten It Out, 7. Soul Brother 8. Wig Out, 9. Anger In The Nation, 10. They Reminisce Over You (. 11. On And On, 12. It’s Like That, 13. Can’t Front On Me, 14. The Basement, 15. If It Ain’t Rough, It Ain’t Right, 16. Skinz. 1. Return Of The Mecca. 3. Ghettos Of The Mind. 5. Act Like You Know. 6. Straighten It Out. 7. Soul Brother . 8. Wig Out. 9. Anger In The Nation. 10. On And On. 12. It’s Like That. 13. Can’t Front On Me. 14. The Basement. 15. If It Ain’t Rough, It Ain’t Right. More albums from Pete Rock & .

Smooth and Pete Rock’s debut thumps hard with the bass turned up to 10, as d horn samples blast from one stereo speaker to the other. While Pete crafts jazzy boom-bap beats that reflect the tumult of New York City streets, . rhymes about how to survive them on tracks like Ghettos of the Mind. On They Reminisce Over You (. opens up about his childhood over a chiming saxophone sample, providing one of hip-hop’s most stunning moments. Mecca and the Soul Brother Pete Rock.

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Though I've never heard a Pete Rock song I didn't like, almost each of the 16 tracks on "Mecca And The Soul Brother" is simply oustanding. Songs like "Straighten it out", "Soul Brother and "It's like that" have everything that I'm missing so desperately in most recent Rap acts: deep basslines, beefy old school beats, convincing lyrics and a lot of soul

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Return Of The Mecca 5:42
2 For Pete's Sake
Lyrics By [Pete Rock's Verse By] – Maxwell Dixon, Peter Phillips*
3 Ghettos Of The Mind 5:01
4 Lots Of Lovin
Backing Vocals – Tabitha Brace, Terri RobinsonProducer, Music By, Keyboards – Nevelle Hodge
5 Act Like You Know
Co-producer – Large Professor
6 Straighten It Out 4:12
7 Soul Brother #1
Lyrics By – Maxwell Dixon
8 Wig Out 4:10
9 Anger In The Nation
10 They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.) 4:44
11 On And On 5:10
12 It's Like That 3:55
13 Can't Front On Me 4:18
14 The Basement
Lead Vocals – Pete RockLyrics By – Dida*, Heavy D.*, Peter Phillips*, Rob-O*Rap [Featuring] – Dida*, Grap*, Heavy D.*, Rob-O*
15 If It Ain't Rough, It Ain't Right 5:04
16 Skinz
Lead Vocals – Pete RockLyrics By – Maxwell DixonRap [Featuring] – Grand Puba


  • Co-producer – CL Smooth*
  • Coordinator [Creative Co-ordinator] – Tim "Dawg" Patterson*
  • Coordinator [Production Co-ordinator] – Kimberly Lumpkin*
  • Executive-Producer – Mr. Dante Ross*, Edward Ferrell (DJ Eddie F.)*
  • Lead Vocals – CL Smooth* (tracks: 1 to 16)
  • Lyrics By – Corey Penn (tracks: 1 to 6, 8 to 16)
  • Mastered By – Herb Powers*
  • Music By – Peter Phillips* (tracks: 1 to 16)
  • Other [Stylist] – "Barenaked Tim Dawg", Chris Gonzalez
  • Photography By – Mark Seliger
  • Producer – DJ Pete Rock*
  • Recorded By [Assistant], Engineer [Assistant] – Djinji Brown (tracks: 1, 3, 6 to 9, 12, 14 to 16), Josh Wertheimer (tracks: 11), Luke Allen* (tracks: 13), Octavio Arizala (tracks: 4), Sam Ewen* (tracks: 2)
  • Recorded By, Engineer – Charlie Dos Santos* (tracks: 8), Chris Champion (tracks: 2, 5, 11, 12, 15), Jamey Staub* (tracks: 1, 3, 6, 7, 9, 10, 13, 14, 16), Rod Hui (tracks: 4)


Recorded at Green Street Studios, NYC.
Mastered at The Hit Factory, NYC.

℗ 1992 Elektra Entertainment.

Made in Germany by Warner Music Manufacturing Europe

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 7559-60948-2 5
  • Matrix / Runout: CD 755960948-2.2 V01
  • Rights Society: GEMA/BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 0192
  • Other (Distribution Code): EW 835

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
9 60948-2 Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth Mecca And The Soul Brother ‎(CD, Album) Elektra 9 60948-2 US 1992
60948-1 Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth Mecca And The Soul Brother ‎(2xLP, Album, Promo) Elektra 60948-1 US 1992
E4 60948, 60948-4 Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth Mecca And The Soul Brother ‎(Cass, Album, Club) Elektra, Elektra E4 60948, 60948-4 US 1992
R 52792 Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth Mecca And The Soul Brother ‎(2xLP, Album, W/Lbl) Not On Label (Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth) R 52792 UK 1992
9 60948-2 Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth Mecca And The Soul Brother ‎(CD, Album) Elektra 9 60948-2 US Unknown