Arise ... CD Virgin (Austria), 1978. Used ...
A mighty roots harmony session! The Abyssinians were one of the first groups at the forefront of reggae to move away from the influence of the American soul scene and forge their own style. This album from the late 70s, a period when a lot of attention was being focused on the island from foreign ... read moreCD
A landmark in Jamaican soul and one of the albums that helped break reggae onto the world stage. A nice, nice selection of early '70's reggae, mostly performed by Jimmy Cliff, but with a few equally wonderful numbers by the Maytals & Desmond Dekker, too. Includes classics like the Maytals' ... read moreCD
Lee, ever the entrepreneur, looks to capitalize on the huge stateside disco trend with this album, though there's little disco here, and mostly workman like reggae, that's not particularly outstanding. The sole disco effort is a take on "The Hustle", and the rest of set includes "Roc ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
2 versions of "Gimme The Light" plus "Get Busy" and "Like Glue", need we say more. 19 tracks in all, also includes "Shout", "I'm Still In Love With You", "International Affair", "Top Of The Game", "Ganja Breed", "C ... read moreCD
A mighty slice of contemporary reggae that brought Bobby Digital back to the top of the heap and helped reintroduce Conscious lyrics over slackness and gun talk. 15 tracks in all "Give Them The Ride", "Love Is Devine", "Make It Secure", "Blackwoman & ... read moreCD