• 1. Play Fool Fe Get Wise
  • 2. Live Up Jah Man
  • 3. Dread A Dread
  • 4. Time Will Tell
  • 5. Blood Dunza
  • 6. King In The Arena
  • 7. Fire And Brimstone A Go Burn The Wicked
  • 8. African People
  • 9. Jah Jah We Are Waiting
  • 10. In The Roots Of The Ghetto
  • 11. Roots Natty Congo
  • 12. Love Up Your Brothers And Sisters
  • 13. Peace And Love In The Ghetto
  • 14. Age Is Growing
  • 15. African Roots
  • 16. Every Knee Shall Bow
  • 17. Top Ranking
  • 18. Move Out Of Babylon Rastaman
  • 19. Commercial Locks
  • 20. Enter Into His Gates With Praise
  • 21. None Shall Escape The Judgement
  • 22. Joshua's Words
  • 23. Jah Jah Bless Joshua

Only Johnny Clarke would come close to challenging Bob Marley & Dennis Brown for reggae’s crown, his unequaled run of hit songs, powered by Striker’s aggravating versions, continued without
pause during the mid-70’s leading Johnny to twice being named Jamaica’s ‘Artist Of The Year’ and the signing of a two album recording deal with Virgin Records.

Many of Johnny’s classic roots recordings gathered here were first given wider international exposure in 1998 with the release of Blood & Fire’s excellent ‘Dreader Dread’ compilation.

Expanded and re-mastered the release of ‘Creation Rebel’ on 17 North Parade captures the very essence of what is now regarded as the golden age of roots music. PLEASE NOTE CD HAS 7 EXTRA TRACKS..

Other Releases by Johnny Clarke

Johnny ClarkeGolden SnakeDub Store
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Johnny ClarkeOnly A FoolTop Rank
USA 12" - sweet!
Johnny ClarkeEvery Man Wanna Be RichTop Ranking Sound
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Johnny ClarkeInternational MusicTop Ranking Sound
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Johnny ClarkeHighest RegionJump Up Records
New roots tune from Chicago label Jump Up featuring legendary Jamaican singer Johnny Clarke on fine form, with dub version on the flip.
Johnny ClarkeSatisfactionRadiation Roots
Clarke's 'Satisfaction' LP was recorded at Harry J for Bunny Lee, voiced at King Tubby's studio, and issued by Third World in 1979. It is a set largely...
Johnny ClarkeNatty Roots Session (RSD16)Jamaican Recordings
LP - £12.99Johhny Clarke is one of the great vocalists that ruled the Jamaican Dancehall scene from the mid 70’s to early 80’s. We have compiled...
    Johnny ClarkeItes, Gold And GreenWanted45
    70's Roots vocal classic from Johnny Clarke with the "flying cymbal" sound with a killer phased dub from King Tubby on the flip.
    Johnny ClarkeJah Jah We PrayKingston Sounds
    Tracks that were recorded at a variety of different studios but all are produced by the great Bunny Lee, with a great line-up of musicians

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