Vinyl LP pressing, an installment in a series of newly created Trojan Records compilations celebrating the 2015 re-launch of the label. When Reggae burst onto the Jamaican music scene late in 1968, the style was anything but the cool, laid-back sound many people now associate with the genre. These early recordings were notable for their pulsating, rapid tempo, and acquired a title of its own, Boss or Tighten Up Reggae Features 12 classic tracks from John Holt, The Beltones, Max Romeo, Richard Ace, The Reggae Boys, Stranger Cole & Lester Sterling, Phyllis Dillon & Hopeton Lewis, The Inspirations and others. Legendary reggae sounds on vinyl again!
No More Heartaches - The Beltones
Tighten Up - The Inspirations
Wet Dream - Max Romeo
Bangarang - Stranger Cole & Lester Sterling
Cuss Cuss - Lloyd Robinson
John Jones - Rudy Mills
Sufferer - The Kingstonians
Right Track - Phyllis Dillon & Hopeton Lewis
Fatty Fatty - Clancy Eccles
Ali Baba - John Holt
Hang Em High - Richard Ace
Mama Look Deh - The Reggae Boys
Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve.
All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. Every record is shipped in original factory-applied shrink wrap and has never been touched by human hands.