Tricky explained on his record label's website that the reggae vocalist on this track is "my boy Rodigan from New York… one of the guys I hung out with in The Bronx. Seven years we've been friends, and he inspires me."
'Baligaga' is a word that Tricky made up. It doesn't really mean anything.
"Won't Get Fooled Again" by The Who is about a revolution, but it doesn't have a happy ending, since in the end the new regime becomes just like the old one. Pete Townshend thought that whoever was in power was destined to become corrupt.
"I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me) " borrows four bars from Notorious B.I.G's "The World Is Filled." Jay-Z and Biggie Smalls attended Westinghouse Career and Technical Education High School in Brooklyn, New York at the same time.