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VA – Soul Jazz Records Presents: Studio One Rocksteady (2014)

5-02-2014, 03:18
Music | Reggae

VA – Soul Jazz Records Presents: Studio One Rocksteady (2014)

Artist: VA
Title Of Album: Soul Jazz Records Presents: Studio One Rocksteady
Year Of Release: 2014
Label: Soul Jazz
Genre: Reggae, Ska
Quality: MP3
Bitrate: 320 kbps
Total Time: 55:53
Total Size: 120 MB


1. The Eternals - Stars (3:11)
2. John Holt - Fancy Make Up (4:17)
3. Cecile Campbell - Whisper to Me (2:00)
4. The Heptones - Party Time (2:40)
5. The Gaylads - Joy in the Morning (3:08)
6. Marcia Griffiths - My Ambition (2:38)
7. The Heptones - Love Wont Come Easy (3:27)
8. Alton Ellis - Hurting Me (2:26)
9. Wailing Souls - Row Fisherman Row (5:21)
10. Ken Boothe - Home Home Home (2:57)
11. Jackie Mittoo - Our Thing (2:51)
12. Ken Boothe - When I Fall in Love (2:41)
13. Larry Marshall - Throw Mi Corn (2:23)
14. Duke Morgan - Lick It Back (1:44)
15. Carlton & the Shoes - Me & You (3:06)
16. Dennis Brown - Easy Take It Easy (4:43)
17. Wailing Souls - Pack Up (3:06)
18. Ken Boothe - Moving Away (3:14)

Digging deeper into the vaults of Studio One — rightfully and often referred to as “the Jamaican Motown” — this Soul Jazz compilation focuses on the label/studio’s rocksteady output, rocksteady being the genre that built the bridge from ska to reggae. Add to ska the “one drop” rhythm so prevalent in reggae, then slow down the tempo to a ’60s R&B pace and that’s the general idea, but past Larry & Alvin, the Classics, and Carlton & the Shoes, most of the genre’s artists continued on to reggae, so expect some names every island music fan should know. Superstars John Holt (“Fancy Make Up”), Marcia Griffiths (“My Ambition”), the Wailing Souls (“Row Fisherman Row”), and Dennis Brown (“Easy Take It Easy”) are all here with highlights, while author Lloyd Bradley (This Is Reggae.........

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Diplomat610   User offline   8 January 2015 15:18

Any chance of a re-up on this one?
Thanks in advance!

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