Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 One Step Beyond
Madness 4.35 2:21
2 Ghost Town
The Specials 3.65 3:41
3 Tears of a Clown
The Beat 3 2:42
4 On My Radio
The Selecter 5 3:08
5 Special Brew
Bad Manners 3:38
6 Gangsters
The Special A.K.A. 2:48
7 Double Barrell
Dave & Ansel Collins 2:31
8 Liquidator
Harry J. All Stars 2:48
9 People Do Rocksteady
The Bodysnatchers 2:57
10 Rat Race
The Specials 2.5 3:10
11 Return of the Django
The Upsetters 2:20
12 Long Shot Kick de Bucket
The Pioneers 2:41
13 Israelites
Desmond Dekker 2:34
14 Missing Words
The Selecter 2 3:21
15 A Message to You Rudy
The Specials 4 2:55
16 Carolina
Rico Rodriguez 4:16
17 Train to Skaville
The Ethiopians 2:41
18 Monkey Spanner
Dave & Ansel Collins 2:26
19 Monkey Man
The Maytals 3:32
20 Red Red Wine
Tony Tribe 5 2:56
21 The Whisper
The Selecter 3:02
22 Walking in the Sunshine
Bad Manners 3:31
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Too Much Too Young
The Special A.K.A. 3 2:06
2 Three Minute Hero
The Selecter 3:03
3 The Prince
Madness 2 2:31
4 Lip Up Fatty
Bad Manners 2:48
5 Ranking Full Stop
The Beat 5 2:50
6 Nelson Mandela
The Special A.K.A. 4:33
7 I Can See Clearly Now
Pauline Black 3:30
8 Sea Cruise
Rico Rodriguez 3 3:00
9 The Selecter
The Selecter 3 2:59
10 You Can Get It If You Really Want
Desmond Dekker ?:??
11 Stereotype
The Specials 3:48
12 Can Can
Bad Manners 2:56
13 The Swinging Cats
Swing 3:08
14 Ire Feelings (Skanga)
Rupie Edwards 3:46
15 I'm in the Mood for Ska
Lord Tanamo 2:31
16 James Bond
The Selecter 2:20
17 Let Your Yeah Be Yeah
The Pioneers 2:56
18 Sweet Sensations
The Melodians 3:11
19 The Feeling's Gone
The Apollinaires 3:47
20 Skinhead Moonstomp
Symarip 2:58
21 007 (Shanty Town)
Desmond Dekker 2:29
22 Do Nothing
Desmond Dekker 3:38

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set) and percussion:
Daniel Woodgate (track 1)
bass guitar:
Mark Bedford (track 1)
guitar:
Chris Foreman (track 1)
keyboard:
Mike Barson (track 1)
baritone saxophone and tenor saxophone:
trombone:
Rico Rodriguez (Jamaican trombonist) (track 2)
arranger:
Jerry Dammers (track 6)
background vocals:
Chas Smash (track 1)
composer:
Henry Cosby (track 3)
David Farren (tracks 5, 22)
John Folkes (track 16)
Paul Hyman (tracks 5, 22)
Harry Johnson (Jamaican reggae record producer) (track 8)
Chris Kane (saxophone player) (tracks 5, 22)
Smokey Robinson (track 3)
Alan Sayag (tracks 5, 22)
Martin Stewart (member of Bad Manners, The Selecter) (tracks 5, 22)
Douglas Trendle (tracks 5, 22)
Brian Tuitt (tracks 5, 22)
Stevie Wonder (track 3)
Louis Cook (tracks 5, 22)
Jerry Dammers (track 2)
Neol Davies (British musician and founder of The Selecter) (track 21)
Andrew Marson (tracks 5, 22)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 20)
engineer:
John A. Rivers (track 2)
guest trombone:
Rico Rodriguez (Jamaican trombonist) (track 15)
lyricist:
David Farren (tracks 5, 22)
John Folkes (track 16)
Paul Hyman (tracks 5, 22)
Chris Kane (saxophone player) (tracks 5, 22)
Smokey Robinson (track 3)
Alan Sayag (tracks 5, 22)
Martin Stewart (member of Bad Manners, The Selecter) (tracks 5, 22)
Douglas Trendle (tracks 5, 22)
Brian Tuitt (tracks 5, 22)
Louis Cook (tracks 5, 22)
Jerry Dammers (track 2)
Neol Davies (British musician and founder of The Selecter) (track 21)
Andrew Marson (tracks 5, 22)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 20)
producer:
Elvis Costello (track 15)
Dave Jordan (track 10)
Bob Sargeant (track 3)
vocals:
Suggs (track 1)
writer:
John Bradbury (UK drummer for The Specials/General Public) (track 6)
Desmond Dacres (Desmond Dekker) (track 13)
Lynval Golding (track 6)
Terry Hall (track 6)
Leslie Kong (track 13)
Dandy Livingstone (track 15)
Horace Panter (track 6)
Neville Staple (track 6)
Jerry Dammers (track 6)
publisher:
Ackee Music Inc. (track 13)
Cari-Blue Music (track 8)
Fairwood Music Ltd. (track 21)
Magnet Music Ltd. (tracks 5, 22)
Bang Records (US disco) (1968) (track 20)
DJ-mixes:
Live From WLION by The Lions (2012) (track 2)
mash-ups:
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 132) (track 15)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 217) (track 2)
cover recording of:
One Step Beyond… (track 1)
Red Red Wine (track 20)
is the basis for:
D.J.s (track 15)
later translated versions:
Un Paso Adelante... ('One Step Beyond...' spanish version) (track 1)
recording of:
Gangsters (track 6)
Ghost Town (track 2)
Israelites (track 13)
Liquidator (Ain't No-One Greater) (track 8)
Oh Carolina (track 16)
Rat Race (track 10)
Special Brew (track 5)
The Whisper (track 21)
Train to Skaville (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 3)
version of:
Al Capone (track 6)

CD 2

arranger:
Louis Cook (track 12)
David Farren (track 12)
Paul Hyman (track 12)
Chris Kane (saxophone player) (track 12)
Andrew Marson (track 12)
Alan Sayag (track 12)
Martin Stewart (member of Bad Manners, The Selecter) (track 12)
Douglas Trendle (track 12)
Brian Tuitt (track 12)
composer:
John Bradbury (UK drummer for The Specials/General Public) (track 9)
Jerry Dammers (tracks 1, 11)
Neol Davies (British musician and founder of The Selecter) (track 9)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 15)
Jacques Offenbach (track 12)
lyricist:
Jerry Dammers (track 1)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 15)
writer:
Rhoda Dakar (British singer and musician, of The Bodysnatchers) (track 6)
Jerry Dammers (track 6)
Louis Cook (track 4)
David Farren (track 4)
Paul Hyman (track 4)
Chris Kane (saxophone player) (track 4)
Andrew Marson (track 4)
Alan Sayag (track 4)
Martin Stewart (member of Bad Manners, The Selecter) (track 4)
Douglas Trendle (track 4)
Brian Tuitt (track 4)
publisher:
Desert Songs Ltd. (track 9)
Magnet Music Ltd. (tracks 4, 12)
cover recording of:
instrumental cover recording of:
Sea Cruise (track 8)
is the basis for:
later translated parody versions:
Harry Hoover (track 8)
later translated versions:
Achterbahn (track 8)
later versions:
recording of:
Can Can (track 12)
Lip Up Fatty (track 4)
Stereotype (track 11)
The Prince (track 3)
The Selector (track 9)
Too Much Too Young (track 1)
version of:

Release

ASIN: UK: B000026POB [info]