Norris Reid The Kingston Sessions 1978-1985

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  • 1. Poverty
  • 2. Got To Return
  • 3. Give Jah The Praise
  • 4. Entrance To Jah World
  • 5. Black Forces
  • 6. Feel Good
  • 7. Protect Them
  • 8. Freedom Train
  • 9. Shaddai Children
  • 10. Rise In The Strength Of Jah
  • 11. How Does It Feel
  • 12. When You A Knotts
  • 13. Feel No Pain
  • 14. Some Day
  • 15. Your Desire
  • 16. Those Tears
  • 17. Knowledge Of Now

2XLPs Best Of Norris Reid released many singles under the aegis of producer Augustus Pablo that he later covered as a member of the Viceroys. With them he recorded 2 albums as well as their greatest hit "Heart Made Of Stone" before leaving Jamaica in the mid 80's for the USA. This compilation of recordings from 1978 to 1985 pays tribute to one of the key figures of Reggae's golden age. Includes "Shaddi Children, Rise In The Strength Of Jah, Poverty, Black Forces" and many more..

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