Rub-A-Dub / Now A Days – Tenor Saw / Charlie Chaplin

Original tune If You Only Know AKA Rub A Dub pon the Shank I Sheck riddim. Published on the Arrival label the year 1985, George Phang at the controls. Charlie Chaplin teach us with Now A days, taken from the album Que Dem. Rub-A-Dub rule the dance!

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Rub A Dub

Now A Days

Recorded at Channel 1 Studio

Voiced and Mixed at Dynamic Sounds

Engineers: Ruddy Thomas & Soldjie

Musicians:

Drums: Sly Dunbar

Bass: Robbie Shakespear

Lead Guitar: Willie Lindo

Keyboards: Robbie Lyn

Percussion: Skully

 

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So She Hot / Far Away – Sugar Minott

LP pressed in UK the year 1984, a Sugar Minott production. Long play Recorded at Tuff Gong and Channel 1 in Jamaica.  Easy Street in London, H.C.F in New York.

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So She Hot

HERE AGAIN!!! The Dance Hall King comes with his musical vibes to set reggae music fans pon the level forever portraying his lyrical genius. He takes you through the daily living and vibrations of his ghetto brethren & sistren. Sugar’s musical career is truly a voice of the ghetto, be it state of mind or place, preserving the right of reggae music to be the voice of the people,
Listen, meditate and enjoy…

Coming From The Rock / Head Of The Buccaneer Prince Far I

Two tunes from the album Voice Of Thunder. A England press recorded at Channel One Studios 1981.

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voice of

His name was Pirate Morgan
And him come a Port Royal
And him come a Port Royal
Co’ you no know Pirate Morgan

Co’ you no know Pirate Morgan
Co’ Mr ‘gan was di man in di van
Co’ Mr ‘gan was di man in di van
Coz you no hear about Julius Caesar

Coz you no hear about Julius Caesar
The man that threw the Christians in the fire furnace
The man that threw the Christians in the fire furnace
You no hear about Julius Caesar

You know di man from Rome
He was a man from Rome
Then them a hear about the man called John the Baptist
The man called John the Baptist

The man who baptized Jesus Christ
The man who baptized Jesus Christ
You no hear about Julius Caesar
You no hear about Raigin ?

You no know about Raigin
Mi seh di Raigin di two gun kill a man
Di Raigin di two gun kill a man
Di Raigin di two gun kill a man

A you no hear about Raigin
A never know Morgan
A never know Morgan
Co’ you no hear about the head of the buccaneer

You no hear about the head of the buccaneer
His name Pirate Morgan
His name Pirate Morgan
That man demanded death you know here

Withal the woman with all big belly
And better wine
A di belly and all dem tings, yeah
If a boy or girl

And him go jolt them big sword
And cut their belly in two
And look if a boy or girl
A you no hear about the man called Pirate Morgan

Co’ you no hear about Pirate Morgan
Him a head of the buccaneer
Co’ him a head of the buccaneer
Him was the head of the buccaneer

‘Cause you no hear about Julius Caesar
He was the man that put the Christians in the fire furnace
Down inna Rome
Down inna Rome

Irie, irie
Down inna Rome
Down inna Rome
Down inna Rome

Michael James Williams  (1981)