• CD SJRCD074£11.99
    Out of stock
  • 1. KENNY DOPE FEAT SCREECHY DAN - BOOMIN' IN YA JEEP
  • 2. Cutty Ranks - Who Say Me Done
  • 3. Ms. Thing - Get That Money
  • 4. J Live - Satisfiesd
  • 5. Pompidoo - Synthesizer Voice
  • 6. Tenor Saw - Ring The Alarm (hip Hop Mix)
  • 7. Singer Blue - If I Know Jah
  • 8. Sean Paul - Infiltrate
  • 9. China Africa - Fuss Fuss
  • 10. Ward 21 - Petrol
  • 11. Kenny Dope Feat Shaggy - Gunshot
  • 12. Dawn Penn - No No No
  • 13. Chaka Demus & Pliers - The Boom

Featuring some of the biggest names from both the Reggae and Hip-Hop worlds such as Kenny Dope, Sean Paul, Tenor Saw, Chaka Demus and Pliers alongside current Jamaican Dancehall artists such as Ward 21 and Ms Thing. The connection between Hip-Hop and Reggae begins in New York when the Jamaican Kool Herc moved there and in the mid-70s laid the foundations for the arrival of Hip-Hop. With two turntables and a microphone, Kool Herc (and later Grandmaster Flash, also of Jamican descent) took the elements of Jamaican Dancehall and DJ culture and invented Hip-Hop. Ever since this point, artists have been aware of this relationship- from Kenny Dope making music with some of the finest MCs from the New York dancehall scene (including a young Shaggy) to current Jamaican Dancehall artists re-inventing US Rap and R’n’B. "Nice Up The Dance" brings all these elements together along with classic anthems like the definitive Dancehall version of Dawn Penn’s "No No No", Sean Paul’s classic "Infiltrate"and Tenor Saw’s rare Hip-Hop mix of "Ring The Alarm" as well as underground UK Reggae/Hip-Hop (Singer Blue), current NY Hip-Hop from J-Live and Cutty Rank’s party classic "Who Say Me Dun".

Other Releases on Soul Jazz Records

The SkatalitesIndependence Ska and The Far East Sound - Original Ska Sounds From The Skatalites 1963 - 65Soul Jazz Records
Fantastic new collection of rare and classic killer ska from the legendary Skatalites, one of the most important groups in the history of Reggae.This...
Lloyd McNeill QuartetAsha (1969)Soul Jazz Records
New edition of this very rare deep spiritual jazz album, the debut release from flautist Lloyd McNeill released on his private-press Asha...
ManujothiShake Your BodySoul Jazz Records
NEW LTD. 300 copies. Only available EXCLUSIVELY to customers at Soul Jazz Records/Sounds of the Universe. Unbelievably rare early modern soulful disco...
Nigeria Soul Power 70Record Store Day 7" Box Set​ Afro-Funk Afro-Disco Afro-RockSoul Jazz Records
AVAILABLE NOW Soul Jazz Records’ Record Store Exclusive Limited-Edition Soul 7” Box Set comprising five heavyweight 70s Afro-Funk, Afro-Disco...
Soul 70Record Store Day 7" Box SetSoul Jazz Records
AVIALABLE NOW Soul Jazz Records’ Record Store Exclusive Limited-Edition Soul 7” Box Set comprising five fantastic 70s soul seven-inch singles...
Freddie McGregor / Dub SpecialistBobby Bobylon / Hi Fashion DubSoul Jazz Records
Stone-cold classic Studio One on limited-edition brand new 7" - loud, clean, boom!Classic party tune + wicked dub
The AbyssiniansDeclaration Of RightsSoul Jazz Records
Stone-cold classic Studio One on limited-edition brand new 7" - loud, clean, boom!ALL TIME ROOTS ANTHEM!
Lord Tanamo / Jackie MittooKeep On Moving / Totally TogetherSoul Jazz Records
Stone-cold classic Studio One on limited-edition brand new 7" - loud, clean, boom!Jackie Mittoo classic + the wicked vocal cut by Lord Tanamo. Unmissable!
Carlton and The ShoesLove Me Forever / Never Let GoSoul Jazz Records
Stone-cold classic Studio One on limited-edition brand new 7" - loud, clean, boom!SEMINAL rocksteady lovers anthem
Sound DimensionSoulful Strut / Time Is TightSoul Jazz Records
Stone-cold classic Studio One on limited-edition brand new 7" - loud, clean, boom!Back to back two KILLER soul to reggae instrumental monsters!
Lloyd McNeill QuartetWashington Suite (1970)Soul Jazz Records
New edition of this very rare deep spiritual jazz album (currently £400 on Discogs for an original!) first released as a private-press album in 1970 on...
Vodou Drums in Haiti 2The Living Gods Of Haiti : 21st Century Ritual Drums & Spirit PossessionDrummers Of The Societe Absolument GuininSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new album features the truly intense, hypnotic and fascinating Vodou drums of Haiti, a stunning collection of trance-like rhythms...
Hustle! Reggae Disco (Expanded 2017 Edition)Kingston-London-New YorkSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ are releasing their long-out-of-print album ‘Hustle! Reggae Disco’ in a new expanded 2017 edition which now features five extra...
  • 1. Blood Sisters – Ring My Bell
  • 2. Derrick Laro and Trinity – Don't Stop Til You Get Enough
  • 3. Chariot Riders – Do It Nice & Easy
  • View full info and tracklisting
KaS ProductBlack & Noir: Mutant Synth-Punk from France 1980-83Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records are releasing a collection of lost recordings by French mutant experimental synth group Kas Product, all originally recorded in the period...
Laraaji (formerly Edward Larry Gordon)Celestial VibrationSoul Jazz Records
This is the stunning debut album from Laraaji. ‘Celestial Vibrations’ was originally released in 1978 under the name Edward Larry Gordon, and then...
Miss Red (Prod. by THE BUG)Under Attack EPSoul Jazz Records
Massive new digital dancehall wickedness from THE BUG/MISS RED-  exclusive on our own Sounds of the Universe/Soul Jazz Records...
Studio One Rocksteady 2Rocksteady, Soul and Early Reggae at Studio One: The Soul of Young JamaicaSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new journey into the mighty vaults of Clement Dodd’s Studio One steps once more into the fertile musical environment of Jamaican...
Richard BrownSweet and Kind / Don't Listen To The GrapevineSoul Jazz Records
CHECK THIS OUT!!! SUPERB sweet, sweet rare uplifting soul 45! ONLY  available EXCLUSIVELY to customers at Soul Jazz...
Geraldo PinoShake Hands / Power To The PeopleSoul Jazz Records
Hold tight for the second of two killer heavyweight Afro-Funk bomb 45s from Sierra Leone legend Geraldo Pino. THIS 7-inch can ONLY...
New Orleans Funk Vol. 4Voodoo Fire In New Orleans 1951-77Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ latest excursion into the Crescent City vaults delves deep into the roots and history of the Voodoo world of New Orleans Funk. Packed...
  • 1. Eldridge Holmes – Pop, Popcorn Children
  • 2. Gus 'The Groove' Lewis – Let The Groove Move You
  • 3. Dave Bartholomew – The Monkey
  • View full info and tracklisting
PUNK 45: Les Punks : The French ConnectionThe First Wave Of French Punk 1977-80Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Punk 45 release documents the first radical underground punk bands to come out of France including Metal Urbain (the first group...
The Bobby Williams GroupBoogaloo Mardi GrasSoul Jazz Records
EXCLUSIVE NEW 45rpm - ONLY available direct from Soul Jazz Records or Sounds of the Universe. This is another killer EDDIE BO...
Untouchable Machine ShopMachine Shop Part 1 / Part 2Soul Jazz Records
EXCLUSIVE NEW 45rpm - ONLY available direct from Soul Jazz Records or Sounds of the Universe. KILLER rare groove funk bomb! This...
Joseph Hill / Tommy McCook and The SkatalitesBehold The Land / Full DreadSoul Jazz Records
RARE CUTS! Very Limited edition bespoke Studio One Collector's 45 ONLY AVAILABLE DIRECT FROM SOUL JAZZ RECORDS...
Roland Alphonso / Tommy McCook and The New EstablishmentDrums Of Fue Man Tru / Blues For ISoul Jazz Records
RARE CUTS! Very Limited edition bespoke Studio One Collector's 45ONLY AVAILABLE DIRECT FROM SOUL JAZZ RECORDS &...
Larry Marshall / The SkatalitesI've Got To Make It / Coconut RockSoul Jazz Records
RARE CUTS! Very Limited edition bespoke Studio One Collector's 45ONLY AVAILABLE DIRECT FROM SOUL JAZZ RECORDS &...
The Magnificent Seven / Dobby DobsonJack Johnson / Seems To Me I'm Losing youSoul Jazz Records
RARE CUTS! Very Limited edition bespoke Studio One Collector's 45 ONLY AVAILABLE DIRECT FROM SOUL JAZZ RECORDS...
Don D Jr. / Jackie Mittoo, Bagga Walker & Pablove BlackHeavenless / After ChristmasSoul Jazz Records
Killer Studio One 12" bomb!
Michigan and Smiley / Brentford Disco SetJah A De Creator ('No,No,No')/ Rebel DiscoSoul Jazz Records
Killer Studio One 12" bomb!
Johnny Osbourne / The HeptonesTime A Run Out / Got To Fight OnSoul Jazz Records
Killer Studio One 12" bomb!
Johnny Osbourne / Otis GayleWe Need Love / I'll Be AroundSoul Jazz Records
Killer Studio One 12" bomb!
Arnold BlairTrying To Get Next To YouSoul Jazz Records
NEW LTD. 300 copies. Only available EXCLUSIVELY to customers at Soul Jazz Records/Sounds of the Universe. Stone-cold...
Betty HarrisThe Lost Queen Of New Orleans SoulSoul Jazz Records
Betty Harris’ The Lost Queen of New Orleans Soul features all of her classic deep soul, sister funk and northern soul songs recorded in New Orleans in...
Tee MacNight Illusion (1980)Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ are releasing Tee Mac’s ‘Night Illusion’, a lost classic Nigerian Afro soul meets disco boogie funk album originally released...
Nigeria Soul FeverAfro Funk, Disco and Boogie - West African Disco Mayhem!Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Nigeria Soul Fever is their first release to explore the vast wealth of Nigerian music recorded in the 1970s. The new album comes...
  • 1. Joni Haastrup – Free My People
  • 2. Christy Essien – You Can't Change A Man
  • 3. Akin Richards & The Executives – Afrikana Disco
  • View full info and tracklisting

People also bought

Jamaica FunkOriginal Jamaican Funk & Soul 45'sSoul Jazz Records
The music on this album contains original Jamaican funk and soul mainly released on 45s released in the years 1972-78. These cross-cultural musical gems...
  • CD£11.99
    Out of stock
  • 2×LP£14.99
    Out of stock
The Ragga TwinsRagga Twins Step Out !Soul Jazz Records
The Ragga Twins are the link between UK dancehall reggae, jungle and hip-hop. This is a retrospective of their classic (and now very rare) early tracks...
Studio One Rub A DubStudio One Rub A DubSoul Jazz Records
In the 1970s, Clement Dodd’s legendary Studio One Records went through an amazing period of re-birth working with new artists such as Willie Williams,...
  • 1. Cornell Campbell – My Conversation
  • 2. Lone Ranger – Screw Gone A North Coast
  • 3. Judah Eskender Tafari – Danger In Your Eyes
  • View full info and tracklisting
An England StoryThe Culture of the MC in the UK 1984-2008Soul Jazz Records
The development of Black music in the United Kingdom owes much to the influence of Jamaican and US music on each succesive generation of Carribean immigrants...
  • 2×LP Vol.1£14.99
    Out of stock
  • 2×CD£12.99
    Out of stock
  • 2×LP Vol.2£14.99
    Out of stock
  • MP3 Release£8.99
    In stockAdd to Bag
SandBeautiful People Are EvilSoul Jazz Records
Amazing first album by Sand (who have now switched over to Soul Jazz main label). Heavyweight electronic/jazz/techno/punk album that is a template for...
  • CD£5.00
    Out of stock
  • MP3 Release£7.99
    In stockAdd to Bag
Dub Echoes - AlbumSonic Excursions In Dub and BeyondSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records' journey into Dub and beyond, released to coincide with the new DVD film. Featuring an array of both legendary and current artists and...
  • Deluxe 2×CD£12.99
    In stockAdd to Bag
  • MP3 Release£9.99
    Out of stock
Dancehall - AlbumThe Rise Of Jamaican Dancehall CultureSoul Jazz Records
A definitive guide to Dancehall Reggae! Over 30 killer tracks from Yellowman, Eek a Mouse, Gregory Isaacs, Tenor Saw and loads more plus sleevenotes by...
  • 2×CD£12.99
    Out of stock
  • 2×LP Vol.1£14.99
    Out of stock
  • 2×LP Vol.2£14.99
    Out of stock
  • MP3 Release£9.99
    In stockAdd to Bag
Loft ClassicsCD Volume TwoMusic For Those Who Know
First time on CD! The Loft Classics series of reissue 12" singles have spread the magical music that makes David Mancuso's legendary Loft parties so special...
  • CD£12.99
    Out of stock
RamadanmanCarlaSoul Jazz Records
This 12” features 3 exclusive new killer tracks by Ramadanman, one of the shining lights in the new generation of Dubstep artists who has releases...
  • 12"£8.99
    Out of stock
  • MP3 Release£1.99
    In stockAdd to Bag
Dinosaur L / Arthur Russell24 24 Music (1981)Sleeping Bag
Deluxe digi-pack double-disc CD! C-L-A-S-S-I-C Arthur Russell album! This is a superb and HUGELY sought after album of weird and wonderful post punk/leftfield...
  • 4×LP Box (1.8kg)£52.99
    Out of stock
  • 2×CD Heavy Box (420g)£15.99
    Out of stock
Tumba Francesa: Afro-Cuban Music From The RootsTumba Francesa la Caridad de CubaSoul Jazz Records
Tumba Francesa la Caridad de Oriente is a 140-year old institution in Cuba.The music of Tumba Francesa is a unique combination of African drums and French...
Here Come The GirlsErnie K DoeSoul Jazz Records
Oh yes, it's the second in our Fan Club 45s - These are limited to 1000 copies and only available on the Soul Jazz Records website. Killer New Orleans...
  • 7"£8.99
    Out of stock
  • MP3 Release£0.99
    In stockAdd to Bag
Cult Of The 13th HourWickednessSoul Jazz Records
Cult of the 13th Hour is the pseudonym of two of the biggest names in Dubstep at the moment. “Wickedness” first appeared on Soul Jazz Records’...
Arthur RussellThe World Of Arthur RussellSoul Jazz Records
REVIEWS “Simply one of the best compilations of this or any year” RC “One of the great songwriters of the 20th Century. Russell is the great...
Hu VibrationalUniversal MotherSoul Jazz Records
Hu Vibrational's new album mixes deep percussive African rhythms and Afro- Jazz with elements of hip-hop and electronica recorded in Los Angeles, California....
LadybugDem A Bomb We Feat: Warrior QueenSoul Jazz Records
Limied edition Soul jazz reissue! Kevin Martin has been releasing killer tech/dancehall/dub as The Bug for the last few years on labels such as Rephlex,...
  • 12"£8.99
    Out of stock
  • MP3 Release£1.75
    In stockAdd to Bag
 
    Dancehall - BookThe Rise Of Jamaican Dancehall CultureSoul Jazz Books
    SORRY OUT OF PRINTBeth Lesser's definitive study of the 1980s Jamaican Dancehall scene features hundreds of exclusive photographs and accompanying text...
      Studio One KingsStudio One KingsSoul Jazz Records
      BACK IN PRINT!!!!!!! 2xLP now with bonus download code! Studio One’s list of singers launched at the famous label reads like a roll...
      • 2xLP (+ Download Code)£18.99
        In stockAdd to Bag
      • CD£11.99
        Out of stock
      • MP3 Release£7.99
        In stockAdd to Bag
       
         
          Warrior Queen and The HeatwaveThings ChangeSoul Jazz Records
          New killer dancehall bomb from Warrior Queen on Soul Jazz Records! Warrior Queen is one of the most in-demand vocalists on the dubstep, dancehall and grime...
          • 12"£8.99
            Out of stock
          • MP3 Release£1.99
            In stockAdd to Bag
          RSDJah WayPunch Drunk
          BACK IN STOCK!!!! Bristol music dub Godfather, RSD, returns to Peverelist’s Punch Drunk label with another heavyweight soundsystem double header,...
          • 12"£5.99
            Out of stock