Musical Murder (1997)
Recorded at Kingston Studios, Kingston, Jamaica and Earth Studio, England.
Personnel: Sugar Minott (vocals); Courtney Panton, The Kingston Crew, Dennis Jarrett, Spears (various instruments); Robbie Shakespeare (acoustic guitar, drums); Sly Dunbar (acoustic guitar); Sly Randy (guitar); Horace, Fire House Crew (keyboards); ...
In a dancehall marketplace that often seems to actively discourage individuality and innovation, an artist like Turbulence comes as a real breath of fresh air. He's a DJ, but he can sing; he's a singer, but he doesn't settle into ...
Beres Hammond's Nephew
Engineers include: Anthony "Al" Graham, Alberto "Buru" Blackwood, Paul Baley.
Personnel: Yogie (background vocals); Determine, Nikki Tucker, Marcia English, Arp, Lenn Hammond, Pam Hall, Beres Hammond (background vocals).
Audio Mixers: Collin "Bulbie" York; Chester Walker; Barry O'Hare.
Personnel includes: Yogie, Sly ...
Everyone Falls in Love (1999)
EVERYONE FALLS IN LOVE is full of pulsating dancehall rhythms and is sprinkled with the R&B and hop-hop stylings of some of the top producers and musicians working in Jamaica today. Tanto Metro & Devonte hail from Patrick Roberts' famous ...
Halfway Tree (2008)
Track Listing: Educated Fools; More Justice; It Was Written; Catch a Fire; Still Searchin'; She Needs My Love; Mi Blenda; Where Is the Love; Harder; Born to Be Wild; Give Dem Some Way; Half Way Tree; Paradise Child; Stuck in ...
In Control (1994)
Recorded at Mixing Lab Recording Studio, Penthouse Recording Studio, Music Works Recording Studio and Black Scorpio Recording Studio, Kingston, Jamaica; Heavy Beat Recording Studio, Miami, Florida.
Personnel: Beres Hammond (vocals, background vocals); Hugh Beresford Hammond (vocals, background vocals); Marcia Griffiths, Buju ...
True Identity (1999)
Satin-voiced reggae crooner Sanchez returns in 1999 with True Identity, which features more of his smooth singing and reggae-pop style. Tracks like "Sha La La," "Care For You," "I'll Always Be There" and "Lonely" show off the different emotional facets ...
Cosmic Force (1992)
Recprded at Mixing Lab & Tuff Gong Studios, Kingston, Jamaica in November & December 1992.
Some reggae artists' careers rival those of some R&B singers. They record dozens of albums over the course of a career that lasts for decades. Dennis ...
Standing By (2001)
Personnel includes: George Nooks (vocals); Sly & Robbie, Computer Paul.
Producers include: George Nooks, Computer Paul, General Lee, Norman Bryan,
World in Motion (1989)
This is Jackson Browne's most political album. At times, it seems less like a collection of songs than an aural neon sign flashing "I am outraged!" In "The Word Justice," for example, Browne paints a devastating portrait of Oliver North's ...
36 Carat Golden Hits (2009)
(2-CD set) Max Romeo was responsible for launching an entirely new sub-genre of reggae and as people say, put the "Rude" into "Rudeboy". His lyrics caused an outcry among many, but took a massive hold in the music scene. His ...
||Prince Jammy / King Tubby|
His Majesty's Dub (1983)
A typically outstanding 1983 dub outing from two masters of the form, HIS MAJESTY'S DUB contains a set of rhythms recorded by the inimitable Jah Woosh at studios all across Jamaica during the early `80s, and mixed by dub innovators ...
20 Massive Hits
The title is a misnomer; there aren't 20 Massive Hits here, not that even that many would begin to do justice to Frankie Paul's prolific propensity for placing discs in the charts. A more appropriate title would be 20 Classic ...
Vulture Culture (2003)
Ghetto Priest is not yet a household name in the United States, but on the U.K. reggae and underground scenes he is something of a hot commodity, guesting on albums by Asian Dub Foundation, Groove Armada, Little Axe, and Sinéad ...
||Blue King Brown|
Worldwize, Pt. 1: North & South (2010)
2010 double album from Aussie roots band featuring collaborations with artists Sly & Robbie, Queen Ifrica, Elliott Martin & Jah Mason. North (CD1) mixed & engineered by James 'Bonzai' Caruso (Gwen Stefani, NAS, Damian Marley). South (CD1) mixed & engineered ...
Call On Jah (2004)
Personnel: Luciano; Dean Fraser, The Firehouse Crew, Sly & Robbie.
Personnel includes: Sister Carol (vocals); Noel Alphonso, Sly & Robbie, Dalton Browne, Noel Browne, Computer Paul, Derrick Barnett, Michael Taylor.
All songs written by C. Laing.
Recorded at King Jammy's Recording Studio, Kingston, Jamaica.
Personnel: Lieutenant Stitchie (vocals); Danny Brownie, Doni Marshall.
Engineers: King Jammy, John John, Snakie, Fatman.
Mauvaises Nouvelles (DJ) (1981)
Legendary French singer Gainsbourg offers more of his heartbreaking, humorous songs on MAUVAISES NOUVELLES.
Vinyl reissue with original cover remixed by a popular Kingston DJ.
||Works Of Jah, Volume One (2010) |
Track Listing: Sugar Baby; Lonely Man; Pretty Little Cottage; Warm & Sunny Day; Love Story; Why Do You Hurt Me So?; Africa; Splish For My Splosh; Cool Operator; Rivers Of Babylon; Roots Man Skanking; Too Late; Island In The Stream; ...
A Mi Shabba (1995)
A nice mid-'90s release from Shabba Ranks, the defending champion of dancehall at the time. The fare is relatively standard, with some level of gun talk and slackness involved as a common motif. The more notable thing associated with Ranks ...
Instrumental Reggae (1992)
The Aggrovators were one of the crack Jamaican session bands in the mid-'70s, working mainly out of Channel One with producer Bunny Lee. Essentially a spin-off of the Soul Syndicate, the Aggrovators were an extremely loose and flexible (not to ...
All songs written or co-written by Cleve Laing.
Engineers: King Jammy's, John John, Snakey, Fatman (tracks 1, 10); Danny Brownie (tracks 2, 8); Gary Jackson, Dean Mundy (tracks 3, 9, 14); David Cole (tracks 4, 7); Barry O'Hare (tracks 5, 12); ...
Liquidation Dub (2012)
Track Listing: Liquidation Dub;
||Bonanza Story (2006) |
Track Listing: Bonanza; Hyundeh; Bonanza Story; Hype Man; Medley; Compultry; Dancehall Maniac; Sunday To Sunday; Sour You; Space Age Car; Player; Bonanza Vibes Mix; East Orange; Can't Fool Woman; Gal Fascination; Pype Pype Iron;