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Black UhuruAnthem ... LP
Mango, 1982. Very Good+ ... $9.99
The cream of the crop of early 80s reggae. Fusing militant, political lyrics with the excellent harmony vocal arrangements of Puma Jones, Duckie Simpson and Michael Rose and the unrelenting electrified rhythms of Sly & Robbie, Black Uhuru represented the zenith of the modern Roots era. This album is considered by many to be the group's last great one, in spite of a number of concessions that gave it further commercial appeal – and helped it win a grammy. Whatever your opinion, it's hard to argue with classic cuts like "What Is Life?", "Solidarity", "Party Next Door" and "Bull In The Pen", plus "Black Uhuru Anthem", "Try It", "Botanical Roots" and "Elements". LP, Vinyl record album

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Black UhuruDub Factor ... CD
Mango/Island, 1983. New Copy ... $4.99 11.98
One of our top 10 dub albums of all time! This album bridges the gap between the the low-fi, down and dirty excursions of the 70's dub era, and the later high tech dub revolution brought on by On-U, Mad Professor and Jah Shaka. The rhythms here are all first rate, drawn mostly from their Chill Out LP with a few from Red, fueled by Sly and Robbie and a cast of regulars from the Island/Mango stable. Sly & Robbie also handle the production duties, and there's no shortage of fat grooves and unrelenting rhythms, then taken to the next level with deep space echo drops and 21st century sound effects and tape edits. Includes "Ion Storm", "Big Spliff", "Boof'N'Baff'N'Biff", "Puffed Out" and "Android Rebellion". This CD reissue's been newly remastered, with 3 additional dubs as bonus tracks: "Cool Off", "Destination Unknown" and "Fire & Brimstone". CD

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✨✧ Black UhuruTear It Up – Live ... LP
Mango, 1982. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
This album couldn't be more aptly titled with Michael Rose, Puma Jones and Duckie Simpson tearing it up alongside Sly & Robbie, Mikey Chung, Darryl Thompson, Keith Sterling and Skyjuice live in Europe in the early 80s. 8 blistering number sin all: "Shine Eye Gal", "Plastic Smile", "Abortion", "General Penitentiary", 'Guess Who's Coming To Dinner", "I Love King Selassie", "Sinsemilla" and "Leaving For Zion". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has an unglued bottom seam and cut corner.)

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✨✧ Black UhuruSinsemilla ... CD
Mango/Island, 1980. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
The follow up to the burning Showcase set and second LP finding the harmony trio of Michael Rose, Puma Jones and Duckie Simpson under the heavy guidance of Sly & Robbie. While it didn't produce as many singular hits as the preceding set or the following Red LP, this album's still solid from top to bottom, with mighty, might Taxi productions grooves throughout. 10 tracks in all: "Happiness", 'World Is Africa", "Push Push", "There Is Fire", "No Loafing (Sit & Wonder)", "Sinsemilla", "Endurance" and "Vampire", plus the added bonus tracks "Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (discomix)" and "Sinsemilla (discomix)", and newly remastered too! CD
(Out of print.)
 
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King JammyKing At The Controls – Essential Hits From Reggae's Digital Revolution 1985 To 1989 (CD & DVD) ... CD
VP, 1980s. Used 2 CDs ... $4.99
Who would have imagined the Casio could sound so great! Lloyd Jammy James showcases his right to the throne established by King Tubby, his mentor, on this massive collection of the sound of modern reggae that he pioneered in the early 80s. 20 groundbreaking numbers that ushered in the digital age of reggae that still dominates the Jamaican record industry, classics in every sense of the word all the way through! Includes "Under Mi Sleng Teng" by Wayne Smith, "Punnany" by Pinchers, "Peenie Peenie" by Shabba Ranks, "Boom-Shack-A-Lack" by Junior Reid, "Father Jungle Rock" by Nicodemus, "Money Man Skank" by Half Pint, "Rock Them One By One" by Eccleton Jarrett, "Let Off Supum" by Leroy Smart, "One Scotch" by Admiral Bailey & Chaka Demus, "Serious Time" by Admiral Tibett, "I Know The Score" by Frankie Paul, "Children Of The Ghetto" by Cocoa Tea, "The Exit" by Dennis Brown, "Run Down The World" by Nitty Gritty, "Agony" by Pinchers, "If I Were A Carpenter" by John Holt, "I Love King Selassie" by Black Uhuru, 'Water Pumping" by Johnny Osbourne, and "Deh Wid You" by Super Black. CD

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VariousReggae Sunsplash 81 – A Tribute To Bob Marley ... CD
Elektra, 1982. Used ... $4.99
A mighty mighty tribute to the great Bob Marley – served up here by a host of former associates, family members, and Jamaican contemporaries – all in some lively concert performances that really open things up! The double-length set was a great seller at the time, and continues to be a spirited document of this key moment of reggae explosion on the global scene – and titles include "Sound System" and "Ku Klux Klan" by Steep Pulse, "Plastic Smile" and "Guess Who's Coming To Dinner" by Black Uhuru, "The Bed's Too Big Without You" by Sheila Hylton, "Soon Forward" by Gregory Isaacs, "1865" by Third World, "Right Time" by Mighty Diamonds, "If I Had The World" by Dennis Brown, "Belly Full" by Rita Marley & The I-Threes, and "Sugar Pie" by Melody Makers & The Wailers. CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ VariousReggae Sunsplash 81 – A Tribute To Bob Marley ... LP
Elektra, 1982. Very Good 2LP Gatefold ... $5.99
A mighty mighty tribute to the great Bob Marley – served up here by a host of former associates, family members, and Jamaican contemporaries – all in some lively concert performances that really open things up! The double-length set was a great seller at the time, and continues to be a spirited document of this key moment of reggae explosion on the global scene – and titles include "Sound System" and "Ku Klux Klan" by Steep Pulse, "Plastic Smile" and "Guess Who's Coming To Dinner" by Black Uhuru, "The Bed's Too Big Without You" by Sheila Hylton, "Soon Forward" by Gregory Isaacs, "1865" by Third World, "Right Time" by Mighty Diamonds, "If I Had The World" by Dennis Brown, "Belly Full" by Rita Marley & The I-Threes, and "Sugar Pie" by Melody Makers & The Wailers. LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo. Cover has a bumped bottom corner.)
 
 
 



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