'Recorded and mixed at Paisley Park Studios, Mpls., MN
Additional mixing at Larrabee West Studios
Kirstie Alley's voice recorded (...) at The Record Plant
Strings recorded (...) at Ocean Way Studios
Mastered (...) at Bernie Grundman Mastering
The Steeles and Jevetta Steele appear courtesy of Elektra Entertainment.
Tracks containing samples:
B3: of 'I Know You Got Soul' performed by Eric B & Rakim, under license from PolyGram Special Products.
+ of 'Jazz It Up (Jazz Mix)' performed by C.F.M. Band, courtesy of Reynald 'CrazyFrenchman' Deschamps.
+ of 'Niggaz 4 Life' performed by N.W.A., courtesy of Priority Records.
B5: of 'Tramp' as performed by McCrackin and Fulsom, courtesy of Virgin Records America, Inc./Ace Records Ltd./Blues Interactions, Inc.
B8: of 'God Make Me Funky' performed by The Headhunters, courtesy of Arista Records, Inc.
Publishers (sample content):
'I Khow You Got Soul': Songs Of Polygram International, Inc./Robert Hill Music, Inc. BMI
'Jazz It Up (Jazz Mix)': not stated
'Niggaz 4 Life': Ruthless Attack Muzic/Sony Songs, Inc./Bridgeport Music, Inc. BMI
'Tramp': Powerforce Music/Budget Music BMI
'God Make Me Funky': Cigum Music
© 1992 NPG Publishing ASCAP (A1, A2, B4), © 1992 Michael Anthony Music ASCAP (A2).
© 1992 Controversy Music, adm. by WB Music Corp. ASCAP (A3 to B2, B5 to B8).
© ℗ 1992 Warner Bros. Records Inc. for the U.S. and WEA International Inc. for the world outside of the U.S.
Paisley Park Records, manufactured and distributed by Warner Bros. Records Inc., a Time Warner company.
Made in Germany by Warner Music Manufacturing Europe, a Time Warner company.
Released with a golden Love Symbol + purple/yellow sticker on front case.'[discogs]
'No text on front cover - jewel case with golden ' Love Symbol Hot foil embossing printed on. This is the clean/censored version of this release . CD has a clear/unprinted central section (picture added). 'Made in Germany' is printed on jewel case insert as well as CD. '(discogs)
slight matrix variation:
WMME Alsdorf 936 245037-1-A X
Matrix / Runout (A-Side): 11 WMME Alsdorf 936 245037-1-A x
Matrix / Runout (B-Side): WMME Alsdorf 936 245037-1-B
Matrix / Runout (C-Side): 9 WMME Alsdorf 936 245037-1-C xx
Matrix / Runout (D-Side): 7 WMME Alsdorf 936 245037-1-D xx[jessicas]
Very similar editions:
(r=1804181) (BMG club edition)
(r=8789578) (has SID codes)
(r=1662802) (censored version; different catalog number)
Standard jewel case with a golden ' Love Symbol imprint and 6 panel fold-out leporello.
Made in U.S.A.