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The Ska From Jamaica Vinyl LP RSD Aug 2020

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£23.99
Cat no. 4050538557183

Track Listing

A1    –Jackie Estick    The Ska    
A2    –The Maytals    Let’s Jump    
A3    –Winston Samuels    What Have I Done    
A4    –Clancy Eccles    Sammy No Dead    
A5    –Horrell Dawkins    Cling To Me    
A6    –The Carribbeats*    Bells Of St. Mary’s (Ska)    
B1    –Derrick Harriott    Monkey Ska    
B2    –Winston Samuels    Time Will Tell    
B3    –Roy Shirley    Paradise    
B4    –Ben Levy (2)    Doreen    
B5    –Glen & Lloyd*    Too Late    
B6    –Lloyd Brevett    Wayward Ska

Originally scheduled for release in 1966, 'The Ska (From Jamaica)' album remained lost for well over half a century before the ¼" master tape was finally discovered in the Trojan archives in 2019.Comprising a dozen top-quality tracks, the collection features numerous musical talents now widely regarded as Jamaican legends, their number including the Maytals, Ken Boothe, Clancy Eccles and Derrick Harriott.The album comes presented in a stylish designed sleeve and includes an annotated insert, relating the story behind the discovery of the long-lost tape and the essential ska music featured therein.