• Desmond Dekker – Pretty Africa
    • Roland Alphonso – El Toro
    • 1. Desmond Dekker – Pretty Africa
    • 2. Roland Alphonso – El Toro

    Boss Sounds from Desmond Dekker & Roland Alphonso with one rocksteady vocal and a killer ska instrumental 1967/8

    Other Releases by Desmond Dekker

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    • – Parents
    • – Labour Of Learning
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    • – Little Darling
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      Classic early ska two sider from the 60s produced by Leslie Kong for his Beverley's label. (White label copies only)
      • Desmond Dekker – Honour Your Mother & Father
      • Jimmy Cliff – King Of Kings
      Desmond DekkerLicking StickBeverley's
      wicked rocksteady tune from desmond dekker here issued on original label with very rare version on the b-side.
      • – Licking Stick
      Desmond DekkerRude Boy TrainBeverley's
      Another classic early reggae tune from desmond dekker that got the skinheads moving on the dancefloor, with version.
      • – Rude Boy Train
      Desmond Dekker007 (Shanty Town)Beverleys
      2 all time classic tunes from the late 60s, recorded for Leslie Kong's Beverley's label. 007 went on to become a huge UK hit
      • – 007 (Shanty Town)
      • – Version
      Desmond DekkerIt MekBeverley's
      Classic 1968 recording for lesie kong's label beverley's. very clean reissue and with the added bonus of instrumental on the flip.
      • – It Mek

      Other Releases on Pyramid

      Roland AlphonsoMiddle EastPyramid
      Two superb middle tempo ska tunes from Roland Alphonso from 1967, clean pressings on both new Pyramid 7" reissues.
      • – Middle East
      • – Jungle Bit
      Jackie OpelI Love JamaicaPyramid
      Two great jump up tunes back to back different styles but both aimed at the dancefloor, enjoy!
      • Jackie Opel – I Love Jamaica
      • Roland Alphonso – El Pussycat Ska
      Desmond Dekker And The AcesRudie Got SoulPyramid
      Two rudeboy anthems from 1967, loud and clean pressings.
      • – Rudie Got Soul
      • – Rudeboy Train
      Roland AlphonsoSong For My FatherPyramid
      Wicked 1967 version of Horace Silver's jazz classic with the moody "nothing for nothing on the flip.
      • – Song For My Father
      • – Nothing For Nothing
      Roland AlphonsoWoman Of The WorldPyramid
      two jazzy ska instrumentals from the mid 60s with a killer version of jimmy smith's the cat on the flip.
      • – Woman Of The World
      • – The Cat
      Roland AlphonsoGuantanamera SkaPyramid
      Two killer cuts from 1967 one instrumental and one vocal on clean and loud pressing
      • Roland Alphonso – Guantanamera Ska
      • The Spanishtonians – Suffer Me Not
      Toots And The MaytalsPee Pee Cluck CluckPyramid
      Wicked jump up funky cut from the maytals with the skinhead classic "the monster" on the flip, a double header get 'em quick these will fly......clean...
      • Toots And The Maytals – Pee Pee Cluck Cluck
      • Beverley's All Stars – The Monster
      Roland AlphonsoSausagePyramid
      a.k.a. "middle east"  - two soul/r&b to reggae cuts from the late 60s from roland alphonso and the beverly's all stars. great pressings get 'em...
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      Derrick MorganWant MorePyramid
      One vocal and one instrumental cut from 1968 repressed on the Doctor Bird offshoot label"pyramid"
      • Derrick Morgan – Want More
      • Roland Alphonso – Goodnight My Love
      Toots And The MaytalsHold OnPyramid
      Two late 60s skankers back to back with the vocal cut from The Maytals and a killer horns instrumental from Roland Alphonso,
      • Toots And The Maytals – Hold On
      • Roland Alphonso – On The Move

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