Annotation

4-CD set; discs 3 & 4 are missing.

Annotation last modified on 2011-12-28 20:03 .

Tracklist

CD 1: Volume One
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rough and Tough
Stranger Cole 3:01
2 Lat in Goes Ska
The Skatalites 3:03
3 Penny Reel
Eric “Monty” Morris 2:30
4 Strolling In
Tommy McCook & The Skatalites 2:26
5 Carry Go Bring Home
Justin Hinds & The Dominoes 2:46
6 Yard Broom
Roland Alphonso 3:14
7 Really Now
The Dreamlets 2:25
8 Corner Stone
Don Drummond 2:31
9 Rukumbine
Shenley Duffus 2:43
10 Rude Boy
The Duke Reid Group 2:45
11 Open The Door
Clive & Naomi 2:10
12 Musical Communion
Baba Brooks 3:03
13 Corner Stone
Justin Hinds & The Dominoes 2:26
14 Duck Soup
Drumbago All Stars 2:39
15 Next Door Neighbor
Owen & Leon Silvera 2:29
16 Lucky Seven
The Skatalites 2:52
17 When I Call
Stranger & Patsy 3:17
18 Inez
Lester Sterling & Tommy McCook 3:16
19 Night Food
Duke Reid, Baba Brooks & Drumbago 2:48
20 Eastern Standard Time
Don Drummond 3:07
CD 2: Volume Two
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Twelve Minutes to Go
The Skatalites 3:04
2 Housewife's Choice
Derrick & Patsy 2:41
3 Silver Dollar
Tommy McCook & The Skatalites 2:56
4 Here I Stand
Justin Hinds & The Dominoes 2:28
5 Burning Torch
Don Drummond 2:58
6 Samson
Eric Morris & Baba Brooks 2:36
7 Feeling Fine
Roland Alphonso 2:56
8 Dearest
Dottie and Bunny feat. Don Drummond 2:30
9 River Bank
Baba Brooks 2:11
10 We're Rolling
Stranger Cole 2:27
11 River Bank, Part 2
Baba Brooks 2:55
12 You Are Mine
Clive & Naomi 2:05
13 Duke's Cookies
The Duke Reid Group 2:27
14 Botheration
Justin Hinds & The Dominoes 2:11
15 Magic
Tommy McCook & The Skatalites 2:36
16 Hog in Cocoa
Stranger & Patsy 2:19
17 Sandy Gully
Roland Alphonso 2:49
18 Foul Play
Dottie and Bunny 2:45
19 Dan De Lion
Don Drummond 2:07
20 Woman a Come
Margarita 3:10
CD 3: Volume Three
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Higher the Monkey Climbs
Justin Hinds & The Dominoes 3:01
2 Street Corner
The Skatalites 3:03
3 Run Joe
Stranger Cole, The Techniques & Baba Brooks 2:29
4 James Bond
Roland Alphonso 3:06
5 The Sun Rises
Dottie and Bunny 2:30
6 Apanga
Don Dummond 2:55
7 What a Man Doeth
Eric Morris & The Duke Reid Group 2:35
8 The Clock
Baba Brooks 2:42
9 Bangarang
Lester Sterling & Stranger Cole 2:44
10 Musical Store Room
Tommy McCook 2:24
11 Hey, Hey Baby
Stranger & Patsy 3:05
12 Dr. Decker
Baba Brooks & Don Dummond 2:51
13 Over the River
Justin Hinds & The Dominoes 2:22
14 What Makes Honey
The Duke Reid Group 3:10
15 Prisoner of Alcatraz
The Pyramids 2:59
16 You Can Depend on Me
Roland Alphonso 2:44
17 John James
Toots & The Maytals 2:04
18 Luke Lane Shuffle
The Rico Rodriguez All-Stars 4:15
19 Oh Carolina
Byron Lee & The Dragonaires 2:17
20 Independence Anniversary Ska
The Skatalites 4:04
CD 4: Volume Four
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Blackberry Brandy
Roland Alphonso 2:47
2 Guns of Navarone
Blue Rivers and the Maroons 3:18
3 Occupation
Don Dummond 2:58
4 Jordan River
Justin Hinds, Baba Brooks & Drumbago 2:49
5 Green Island
The Skatalites 4:01
6 Monkey Man
Toots & The Maytals 3:44
7 Cotton Tree
Tommy McCook 3:04
8 Everything Crash
The Ethiopians 2:38
9 Twilight Zone
Baba Brooks 2:53
10 Oh Mama
Nora Dean 2:17
11 Joker
The Duke Reid Group 3:09
12 Jesse James Rides Again
The Pyramids 2:32
13 The Tide Is High
John Holt 2:44
14 The Ska Is the Limit
Laurel Aitken 2:40
15 54-46 That's My Number
Toots & The Maytals 3:10
16 Bridge View Shuffle
The Rico Rodriguez All-Stars 3:59
17 Somebody's Baby
Pat Kelly 3:05
18 Shotgun
The Pyramids 2:29
19 Thoroughfare
Don Dummond 3:00
20 007
Desmond Dekker & The Aces 2:43

Credits

CD 1: Volume One

composer:
Justin Hinds (Jamaican ska vocalist with his backing singers the Dominoes) (track 5)
recording of:
Latin Goes Ska (track 2)
Lucky Seven (track 16)

CD 2: Volume Two

composer:
Roland Alphonso (track 7)
Stranger Cole (track 10)
Derrick Morgan (track 2)
Don Drummond (track 19)
lyricist:
Don Drummond (track 19)
recording of:
Botheration (track 14)
Don De Lion (track 19)
Feeling Fine (track 7)
Housewife's Choice (track 2)
We Are Rolling On (track 10)

CD 3: Volume Three

writer:
Justin Hinds (Jamaican ska vocalist with his backing singers the Dominoes) (track 13)
recording of:
Over the River (track 13)
Run Joe (Stranger Cole song) (track 3)

CD 4: Volume Four

additional writer:
Howard Barrett (track 13)
Tyrone Evans (track 13)
composer:
Desmond Dacres (Desmond Dekker) (track 20)
Toots Hibbert (tracks 6, 15)
lyricist:
Desmond Dacres (Desmond Dekker) (track 20)
Toots Hibbert (tracks 6, 15)
writer:
John Holt (track 13)
publisher:
Ackee Music Inc. (track 20)
later versions:
My Number (Major Lazer & Bad Royale) (track 15)
The Tide Is High (Get the Feeling) (new bridge & lyrics for Atomic Kitten) (track 13)
recording of:
007 (Shanty Town) (track 20)
Monkey Man (track 6)
The Tide Is High (track 13)