Dancehall (2017 edition) The Rise Of Jamaican Dancehall Culture

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  • 1. Yellowman – Bam Bam
  • 2. Tenor Saw – Pumpkin Belly
  • 3. Reggie Stepper – Cu Oonuh
  • 4. Chaka Demus and Pliers – Murder She Wrote
  • 5. Pinchers – Agony
  • 6. Michigan & Smiley – Diseases
  • 7. Ini Kamoze – World A Music
  • 8. Junior Murvin – Cool Out Son
  • 9. General Echo – Arleen
  • 10. Cornel Campbell – Boxing
  • 11. Cutty Ranks – Chop Chop
  • 12. Lone Ranger – M16
  • 13. Super Cat – Trash and Ready
  • 14. Gregory Isaacs – Soon Forward
  • 15. Jacob Miller & Trinity – I'm Just A Dread / One Shot
  • 16. Eek A Mouse – Wa Do Dem
  • 17. Sister Nancy – Only Woman DJ With Degree
  • 18. Trinity – Uptown Girl
  • 19. General Echo – Track Shoes
  • 20. Cornel Campbell – Mash You Down
  • 21. Horace Ferguson – Sensi Addict
  • 22. Clint Eastwood – Jump and Pawn

Soul Jazz Records are releasing this new 10th anniversary 2017 edition of their classic album  ‘Dancehall – The Rise of Jamaican Dancehall Culture’. This long-out-of-print collection is now available as a triple-vinyl edition and double CD pack.

The album is a lightning-flash collection of all-time classic and definitive dancehall classics as well as a stellar selection of more obscure tracks. Featuring Yellowman, Tenor Saw, Sister Nancy, Ini Kamoze, Chaka Demus & Pliers, Michigan & Smiley, Super Cat, Cutty Ranks, Eek-A-Mouse, Gregory Isaacs and more, this album features non-stop floor-filling party tune rockers throughout!

Dancehall is released to coincide with the new 2017 edition of the stunning 400+ photos deluxe coffee table book ‘Dancehall – The Rise of Jamaican Dancehall Culture’, featuring Beth Lesser’s amazing Dancehall photography (also newly published by Soul Jazz Records). This book has become the definitive cultural reference book for Jamaican dancehall and features hundreds of killer photographs, extensive text and interviews with many of the artists.

‘A vibrant anthology of all that mattered: the sound systems, studios, producers, singers and deejays.’  The Guardian

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