• The Melodians – Rivers Of Babylon
    • The Melodians – Sweet Sensation
    • 1. Rivers Of Babylon
    • 2. Sweet Sensation

    The original from 1970 produced by Lesie Kong, 8 years later made world famous by German disco band Boney M!!

    Other Releases by The Melodians

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    Rocksteady at its finest with the great U Roy on the b-side
    • The Melodians – Everybody Bawling
    • U Roy – Everybody Bawling

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    Double header from 1970 produced by Leslie Kong for his label Beverley's
    • – Freedom Street
    • – Love And Unity
    The WailersSoul CaptivesBeverley's
    1970 recordings for lesie kong's label beverley's. clean pressings and with rare instrumental version on the b-side. limited stock don't sleep!!
    • – Soul Captives

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    • Wailers – Caution
    • Peter Tosh – Stop That Train
    • 7"£8.00
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      • – Babylon A Fall (Version)
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        • Derrick Morgan – Rudies In Court
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