Modal Soul
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Studio album by Nujabes


11 November 2005


Hip hop, jazz rap, instrumental hip hop




Hydeout Productions



Nujabes chronology


Metaphorical Music (2003)


Spiritual State (2011)

Modal Soul is the second solo album by Japanese hip hop producer Nujabes, released in 2005 on Hydeout Productions. Like its predecessor, it maintains a combination of hip hop and jazz. The album features Cise Starr and Akin of the hip hop group CYNE, Terry Callier, Shing02, Substantial, Pase Rock, Apani B and Uyama Hiroto. Despite the fact that the album has contributing vocals from numerous artists, it is roughly classified as an instrumental hip hop album.

Modal Soul received very positive reviews, with critics calling it a very worthy follow up to Metaphorical Music.

Track listing[edit | edit source]

All tracks produced by Nujabes.

No. Title Performer(s) Length
1. "Feather" Cise Starr, Akin 2:55
2. "Ordinary Joe" Terry Callier 5:07
3. "Reflection Eternal" 4:17
4. "Luv (Sic) Part 3" Shing02 5:36
5. "Music Is Mine" 4:20
6. "Eclipse" Substantial 3:34
7. "The Sign" Pase Rock 4:49
8. "Thank You" Apani B 4:09
9. "World's End Rhapsody" 5:41
10. "Modal Soul" Uyama Hiroto 4:41
11. "Flowers" 3:59
12. "Sea of Cloud" 3:01
13. "Light on the Land" 3:55
14. "Horizon" 7:20
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