What's That Noise?

What's That Noise? is the first album from Coldcut, released in 1989.

What's That Noise?
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Studio album by
ReleasedApril 1989 (1989-04)
GenreElectronica, house, alternative hip hop
LabelTommy Boy/Reprise/Warner Bros.
25974 (US)
Big Life (UK)
Ahead of Our Time (UK)
ProducerColdcut
Coldcut chronology
What's That Noise?
(1989)
Some Like It Cold
(1990)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]

Guests on this album were: Lisa Stansfield on "People Hold On" and "My Telephone", Mark E. Smith (The Fall) on "(I'm) In Deep", Junior Reid on "Stop This Crazy Thing", Queen Latifah on "Smoke 1" and Yazz on "Doctorin' the House".[1] The album was featured in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.

Track listingEdit

1989 UK releaseEdit

Side A

  1. "People Hold On" (featuring Lisa Stansfield) – 3:58
  2. "Fat (Party and Bullshit)" – 4:34
  3. "(I'm) In Deep" (featuring Mark E. Smith) – 5:23
  4. "My Telephone" (featuring Lisa Stansfield) – 5:26
  5. "Theme From "Reportage"" – 1:35
  6. "Which Doctor?" – 4:59

Side B

  1. "Stop This Crazy Thing" (featuring Junior Reid) – 5:57
  2. "No Connection" – 3:34
  3. "Smoke 1" – 4:51
  4. "Doctorin' the House" (Say R Mix) featuring Yazz – 5:18
  5. "What's That Noise?" – 2:56

Side C

  1. "Beats & Pieces" (Mo Bass Remix) – 5:55
  2. "Stop This Crazy Thing" (Hedmaster Mix) – 7:03

Side D

  1. "Maker Brake"
  2. "Greedy's Back"
  3. "Drawmasters Squeeze"
  4. "Trak 22"

1989 US releaseEdit

  1. "People Hold On" (featuring Lisa Stansfield) – 3:58
  2. "Fat (Party and Bullshit)" – 4:17
  3. "(I'm) In Deep" (featuring Mark E. Smith) – 5:08
  4. "My Telephone" (featuring Lisa Stansfield) – 4:54
  5. "Theme From "Reportage"" – 1:35
  6. "Which Doctor?" – 4:30
  7. "Stop This Crazy Thing" (featuring Junior Reid) – 5:15
  8. "No Connection" – 3:34
  9. "Smoke Dis One" (Featuring Queen Latifah) – 5:40
  10. "Not Paid Enough" – 7:23
  11. "What's That Noise?" – 2:28
  12. "Beats & Pieces" (Mo Bass Remix) – 6:00
  13. "Stop This Crazy Thing" (Hedmaster Mix by Adrian Sherwood) – 7:00

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Stephen Cook. "What's That Noise review by AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 21 January 2019.

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