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Vinyl LP pressing, an installment in a series of newly created Trojan Records compilations celebrating the 2015 re-launch of the label. Shortly before the advent of Ska, Jamaica rocked to a sound variously known as Jamaican Blues, Shuffle Blues, or Blues Beat Influenced by U.S. musicians such as Rosco Gordon and Fats Domino, the style emphasized the off-beat and laid the foundation for the Ska sound of the early sixties Features 12 classic tracks from Desmond Dekker, Roland Alphonso, Derrick Morgan, Roy & Millie, Laurel Aitken, The Living Juniors, Owen Gray & The Caribs, Drumbago & His Band, The Melody Enchanters and others.

Track List
[Disc 1]
  1. Boogie In My Bones - Laurel Aitken & The Caribs
  2. Forward March - Derrick Morgan
  3. We ll Meet - Roy & Millie
  4. Sugar Dandy - The Jiving Juniors
  5. Jenny Lee - Owen Gray & The Caribs
  6. Back Beat - Roland Alphonso
[Disc 2]
  1. Honour Your Mother And Father - Desmond Dekker
  2. Let The Good Times Roll - Derrick & Patsy
  3. Duck Soup - Drumbago & His Band
  4. Oh Ma, Oh Pa - The Melody Enchanters
  5. Darling Patricia - Owen Gray
  6. Worried Over You - Keith & Enid

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