Carnival of Carnage
Carnival of Carnage is the first studio album by American hip hop band, Insane Clown Posse. It was released on October 18, 1992. The producers of the album were Joseph Bruce, Mike Clark, Esham and Chuck Miller. The album was the first of the "Joker Cards" in the Dark Carnival mythology. Kid rock and Esham sing guest vocals on the album,
|Carnival of Carnage|
|Studio album by|
|Released||October 18, 1992|
|Recorded||1991–1992 at Miller Midi Productions in Detroit, Michigan|
The Tempermill Studio in Ferndale, Michigan
|Genre||Midwest hip hop|
|Producer||Joseph Bruce, Mike Clark, Esham, Chuck Miller|
|Insane Clown Posse chronology|
The album's lyrics are centered around the controversies, violence and politics in the ghetto.
- Explicit Version
Shaggy Dope sings vocals on "Night of the Axe" and "Wizard of The Hood". Every song on the album except "Night of the Axe" and "Wizard of the Hood" is sung by Violent J.
1. Intro 2. Carnival of Carnage 3. Juggla 4. First Day Out 5. Red Neck Clown 6. Wizard of the Hood (Vocals by Shaggy Dope) 7. Guts on the Ceiling 8. Is That you? (Feat. Kid Rock) 9. Night Of the Axe (Vocals sang by Shaggy Dope) 10. Psychopathic 11. Blackin, Your Eyes 12. Never had it made 13. Your Rebel Flag 14. Ghetto Freak Show 15. Taste (Feat. Esham)
- Clean version
- The clean version of the album was released in 1999 and:
- Edits out profanity with beeps
- Does not include the songs "Night of the Axe" and Blackin, Your Eyes"
- The buzzing chainsaw sound at the beginning of the song "Pychopathic is not heard.
- The track list is slightly different
Violent J- Vocals Shaggy Dope- Occasional Vocals
Special Musical guests Kid rock and Esham.