Various 'Trojan: Original Reggae Classics' LP
Since Jamaica’s independence almost half a century ago, the island’s music industry has blossomed from an almost insignificant local business into a hugely successful global concern.
During these past five decades an array of Jamaican talent has graced charts the world over, and this essential album features a dozen of the very best, including UK number one hits from Desmond Dekker, Dave & Ansel Collins, Ken Boothe and Althea & Donna.
Israelites – Desmond Dekker &
Double Barrel – Dave & Ansel Collins
Liquidator – The Harry J All Stars
Long Shot Kick De Bucket – The Pioneers
Money in My Pocket – Dennis Brown
Everything I Own – Ken Boothe
To Be Young Gifted And Black – Bob & Marcia
Love Of The Common People – Nicky Thomas
Let Your Yeah Be Yeah – The Pioneers
Help Me Make It Through The Night – John Holt
Hurt So Good – Susan Cadogan
Uptown Top Ranking – Althea & Donna
Catalogue number: TBL1011