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© Freetown Collective 2018.

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All recordings appear courtesy Damascus Media Ltd.

(All songs were recorded and mixed at Damascus Media Ltd recording facilities, Woodford Street, Port of Spain Trinidad, W.I. with the exception of “Feel This” recorded at Studio 303 at the University of Trinidad and Tobago, The Academy for Performing Arts, Port of Spain, Trinidad, W.I.)

Executive Production: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Production: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Co-Productions: Lou Lyons, Q-Major Muhammad Muwakil

Arrangements: Keron Sheriff Thompson, Lou Lyons, Muhammad Muwakil.

 

Artist and Repertoire:

Lou Lyons

 

Album Cover:

Photograph: Nadia Huggins

Graphic Design: Ayrïd Chandler

 

Marketing and Promotion:

Ayrïd Chandler

Jayron ‘DJ Rawkus’ Remy

Muhammad Muwakil

Kibwe Brathwaite

Kareem Davy

 

Public Relations/Media:

Jovan Ravello

Tishanna Williams

 

Administration:

Malene Joseph

 

Artistic Director:

Ayrïd Chandler

 

Legal:

Lou Lyons

Born In Darkness Full Album Credits

TRACK 1: Human Form

Lyrics: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons,

Lead Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons

Arrangement and Melodies: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons, Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson.

Rhythm Guitars: Lou Lyons, Dax Carter

Lead Guitars: Dax Carter, Keron Sheriff Thompson

Guitar Solo: Dax Carter

Bass:  Keron Sheriff Thompson

Drums: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Additional Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons, Keron Thompson, The Lydians

Additional Arrangement: Dax Carter

Executive Production: Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson

Co-Production: Lou Lyons

Artist and Repertoire: Lou Lyons

Engineered by: Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mixed by Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mastered by: Martin ‘Mice’ Raymond.

 

TRACK 2: Overdose Interlude

Lyrics: Lou Lyons,

Lead Vocals: Lou Lyons

Arrangement and Melodies: Lou Lyons, Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson.

Drums: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Synthesizers: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Executive Production: Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson

Co-Production: Lou Lyons

Artist and Repertoire: Lou Lyons

Engineered by: Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mixed by Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mastered by: Martin ‘Mice’ Raymond.

(Overdose contains an interpolated sample of ‘Human Form’ courtesy Freetown Collective under Damascus Media)

 

TRACK 3: Born in Darkness

Lyrics: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons,

Lead Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons

Arrangement and Melodies: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons, Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson.

Rhythm Guitars: Lou Lyons,

Bass:  Keron Sheriff Thompson

Drums: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Keys: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Synthesizers: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Brass: Garvin Marcelle and the Allstar Brass

Additional Vocals: The Lydians

Additional arrangement: Janine Charles Farraway and Garvin Marcelle

Executive Production: Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson

Co-Production: Lou Lyons

Artist and Repertoire: Lou Lyons

Engineered by: Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mixed by Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mastered by: Martin ‘Mice’ Raymond.

 

TRACK 4: Devil in Me Interlude

Lyrics: Muhammad Muwakil,

Lead Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil,

Arrangement and Melodies: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons, Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson.

Keys:  Keron Sheriff Thompson

Drums: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Executive Production: Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson

Co-Production: Lou Lyons

Artist and Repertoire: Lou Lyons

Engineered by: Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mixed by Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mastered by: Martin ‘Mice’ Raymond.

 

TRACK 5: Light Man

Lyrics: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons,

Lead Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons

Arrangement and Melodies: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons, Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson.

Rhythm Guitars: Lou Lyons,

Trumpet Solo: Brandon Moore

Muted Trumpet: Brandon Moore

Additional Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons

Additional Arrangement: Brandon Moore

Executive Production: Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson

Co-Production: Lou Lyons

Artist and Repertoire: Lou Lyons

Engineered by: Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mixed by Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mastered by: Martin ‘Mice’ Raymond.

 

TRACK 6: Cure and Vice Interlude

Lyrics: Muhammad Muwakil

Lead Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil,

Arrangement and Melodies: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons, Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson.

Bass:  Lou Lyons

Keys: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Cello: Wasia Ward

Plucked Cello: Wasia Ward

Additional Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil

Additional Arrangements: Wasia Ward

Executive Production: Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson

Co-Production: Lou Lyons, Muhammad Muwakil

Artist and Repertoire: Lou Lyons

Engineered by: Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mixed by Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mastered by: Martin ‘Mice’ Raymond.


 

TRACK 7: Red Eye

Lyrics: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons,

Lead Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons

Arrangement and Melodies: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons, Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson.

Rhythm Guitars: Lou Lyons,

Guitar Solo: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Bass:  Keron Sheriff Thompson

Drums: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Keys: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Synthesizers: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Additional Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons

Executive Production: Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson

Co-Production: Lou Lyons

Artist and Repertoire: Lou Lyons

Engineered by: Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mixed by Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mastered by: Martin ‘Mice’ Raymond.

 

TRACK 8: Normal X Q Major

Lyrics: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons,

Lead Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons

Arrangement and Melodies: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons, Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson.

Rhythm Guitars: Lou Lyons,

Lead Guitars: Lou Lyons

Bass:  Keron Sheriff Thompson

Drums: Q Major

Synthesizers: Q Major

Additional Arrangement and Sequencing: Q Major

Additional Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil

Executive Production: Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson and Q Major

Artist and Repertoire: Lou Lyons

Engineered by: Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mixed by: Q Major

Mastered by: Johann Seaton of Madmen Production


 

TRACK 9: Hired Guns Interlude

Lyrics: Muhammad Muwakil

Lead Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil

Arrangement and Melodies: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons, Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson.

Folk Guitars: Lou Lyons

Lead Guitars: Dean Williams

Santoor (keys): Keron Sheriff Thompson

Additional Arrangement: Dean Williams

Executive Production: Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson

Co-Production: Lou Lyons

Artist and Repertoire: Lou Lyons

Engineered by: Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mixed by Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mastered by: Martin ‘Mice’ Raymond.

 

TRACK 10: Feel This

Lyrics: Lou Lyons, Muhammad Muwakil

Lead Vocals: Lou Lyons, Muhammad Muwakil

Arrangement and Melodies: Lou Lyons, Muhammad Muwakil, Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson.

Additional Arrangements: Malene Joseph, Shanna Joseph and Tishanna Williams.

Folk Guitars: Lou Lyons

Additional Vocals: Malene Joseph, Shanna Joseph, Tishanna Williams

Executive Production: Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson

Artist and Repertoire: Lou Lyons

Engineered by: Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media and Katsunari Imai

Mixed by Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mastered by: Martin ‘Mice’ Raymond.

 

TRACK 11: Space For a Heart

Lyrics: Muhammad Muwakil

Lead Vocals: Muhammad Muwakil

Arrangement and Melodies: Muhammad Muwakil, Lou Lyons, Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson.

Guitars: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Sound Design:  Keron Sheriff Thompson

Drums: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Keys: Keron Sheriff Thompson

Executive Production: Keron ‘Sheriff’ Thompson

Co-Production: Lou Lyons

Artist and Repertoire: Lou Lyons

Engineered by: Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mixed by Keron Sheriff Thompson of Damascus Media

Mastered by: Martin ‘Mice’ Raymond.