The Ska From Jamaica

Various Artists

 

The Ska From Jamaica cd cover
CD 1

1. THE SKA (FROM JAMAICA) – Jackie Estick
2. LET’S JUMP – The Maytals
3. WHAT HAVE I DONE – Winston Samuels
4. SAMMY NO DEAD – Clancy Eccles
5. CLING TO ME – Horrell Dawkins
6. SKA MARY – Bobby Aitken & The Carib-Beats
7. MONKEY SKA – Derrick Harriott
8. TIME WILL TELL – Winston Samuels
9. PARADISE – Roy Shirley & Ken
10. DOREEN – Ben Levy *
11. TOO LATE – Lloyd & Glen
12. WAYWARD SKA – Lloyd Brevett
13. BE PREPARED – Winston Samuels *
14. DRY WEATHER HOUSE – Count Lasher *
15. I DON’T NEED YOUR LOVE – Chuck & Dobby
16. KEEP SMILING – Ben Levy *
17. JOY AND JEAN – The Maytals *
18. LO-KI – Winston Richards *
19. MY BEST FRIEND – The Charmers *
20. STOP KNOCKING – Roy & Yvonne *
21. MISS IDA – Clancy Eccles *
22. MY BRIDE TO BE – Winston Samuels
23. SEED YOU SOW – Clive Bonnie
24. NEVER KNEW LOVE – Ben Levy *
25. WHAT IS KATTY – King Rocky *
26. BUTTERFLY – Horrell Dawkins
27. NEVER AGAIN – Winston Samuels *
28. YOUR LOVE – Jimmy James *
29. TELL ME – Roy & Yvonne *
30. CHELIP CHELIP – Bobby Aitken & The Carib Beats *

CD2
1. SKA IS HERE TO STAY – Karl Bryan
2. UP AND DOWN – Winston Samuels
3. CALLING – Roy & Ken
4. DERRICK! – Derrick Harriott
5. TRIBUTE TO SOBERS – Count Lasher *
6. SCARAMOUCHE – Bobby Aiken & The Carib Beats
7. ROAM JERUSALEM – Clancy Eccles *
8. YOU’RE MY ANGEL – Winston Samuels *
9. MY DARLING – The Maytals *
10. DAISY – Jackie Estick *
11. FUNNY – Winston Grennon *
12. COME WHAT MAY – Winston Samuels *
13. A TEENAGER’S PRAYER – Dobby Dobson *
14. RASCAL BOY – Lord Creator *
15. DON’T DO THAT – Clancy Eccles *
16. I’M SORRY – Winston Samuels *
17. MATTIE RAG – Baba Brooks *
18. JERICHO WALL – Ezekial Brown *
19. LIVE AND LET OTHERS LIVE – Lloyd & Glen *
20. I’LL MAKE YOU GLAD – Ben Levy *
21. THUNDER BALL – The Originators *
22. TURN ON THE LIGHTS – Winston Grennan *
23. BROKEN HEARTED – Winston Samuels *
24. MY BLUE ROSE – Dobby Dobson *
25. GUNS TOWN – Clancy Eccles
26. HOT IRON – The Originators
27. RUDIES GIVE UP – Lloyd & Glen
28. FAST MOUTH – The Cables
29. ORANGE STREET SPECIAL – Bobby Aitken & The Carib Beats

* Tracks new to CD

back button First digital release of long lost 1966 LP. Originally scheduled for release in 1966 by leading AfroCaribbean music specialists, R&B Records, “The Ska From Jamaica” album remained lost for well over half a century before the ¼” master tape was finally discovered in the Trojan archives earlier this year. Featuring tracks by numerous talents now widely regarded as Jamaican legends, the LP showcased the work of leading producer, Lindon Pottinger, comprising a dozen top quality tracks from his Gaydisc/SEP catalogue that first saw issue in the UK on R&B’s venerated Ska Beat label between 1964 and 1966. All the tracks on the first CD were issude on the uk Ska Beat record label. Issued on Doctor Bird DBCDD067 2 CD 2020.

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