Double vinyl LP pressing of this 2007 release featuring all the classic male vocalists from the influential Reggae label Studio One. The list of singers launched at the famous label reads like a roll call of Jamaican music: Horace Andy, Alton Ellis, Ken Boothe, Freddie McGregor, Johnny Osbourne and more. This album features classic and rare tracks that span the breadth of the legendary Studio One catalogue: Ska, Roots, Rocksteady, Lovers and more from the '60s and '70s. Sleeve-notes are by Chris Salewicz, the acclaimed writer who has written books on Joe Strummer, Bob Marley, The Rolling Stones and others. Soul Jazz. 2007.
I've Got To Make It - Marshall, Larry (DISC 01)
Every Tongue Shall tell - Andy, Horace
Well Run Dry - Ellis, Alton
Water More Than Flour - Osbourne, Johnny
I Am The Ruler - Ellis, Anthony Rocky
Pretty Looks Isn't All - Campbell, Cornell
Please Be True - Henry, Alexander
Them A Come - Burning Spear
Change Of Plan - Higgs, Joe (DISC 02)
Roots Natty - Russell, Devon
Be Youself - Boothe, Ken
I Shall Be Released - McGregor, Freddie
Father Will Cut You Off - McKay, Freddie
Locust - Ethiopian
One One - Philip, George
I Don't Want To See You Cry - Holt, John
Won't You Come Home - Wilson, Delroy
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.