Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 To Be Young Gifted and Black
Bob & Marcia 3:09
2 Black and White
Greyhound 2:33
3 Let Your Yeah Be Yeah
The Pioneers 3:00
4 Help Me Make It Through the Night
John Holt 3:07
5 Black Pearl
Horace Faith 2:38
6 Love of the Common People
Nicky Thomas 2:22
7 You Can Get It If You Really Want It
Desmond Dekker 2:30
8 Moon River
Greyhound 3:11
9 Snoopy vs. The Red Baron
Hotshots 3:11
10 Suzanne Beware of the Devil
Dandy Livingstone 2:33
11 Double Barrel
Dave & Ansel Collins 2:34
12 Liquidator
Harry J. All Stars 2:54
13 Everything I Own
Ken Boothe 3:24
14 Dollar in the Teeth
The Upsetters 2:28
15 I Am What I Am
Greyhound 2:39
16 It Mek
Desmond Dekker 2:22
17 Monkey Spanner
Dave & Ansel Collins 2:32
18 Crying Over You
Ken Boothe 3:28
19 Return of Django
The Upsetters 2:27
20 Israelites
Desmond Dekker 2:36

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Dave Barker (Reggae artist) (track 11)
Ansel Collins (JM reggae keyboardist & producer) (track 11)
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 13)
Harry Johnson (Jamaican reggae record producer) (track 12)
Kris Kristofferson (track 4)
Irwin Levine (track 5)
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 8)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 1)
Phil Spector (track 5)
Toni Wine (track 5)
Winston Riley (track 11)
lyricist:
Dave Barker (Reggae artist) (track 11)
Ansel Collins (JM reggae keyboardist & producer) (track 11)
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 13)
Kris Kristofferson (track 4)
Weldon Irvine (track 1)
Johnny Mercer (track 8)
Winston Riley (track 11)
producer:
Harry Johnson (Jamaican reggae record producer) (track 1)
writer:
Desmond Dacres (Desmond Dekker) (track 20)
Leslie Kong (track 20)
Dandy Livingstone (track 10)
publisher:
Ackee Music Inc. (track 20)
Cari-Blue Music (track 12)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 4)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 8)
cover recording of:
Black Pearl (track 5)
Moon River (track 8)
is the basis for:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
recording of:
Double Barrel (track 11)
Everything I Own (track 13)
Israelites (track 20)
Liquidator (Ain't No-One Greater) (track 12)