Rise Jamaica! Jamaican Independence Special 2CD Trojan Records

£11.99

A celebration release for the 60th Anniversary of Jamaican Independence on Trojan Records.

50 track 2CD Digipack.

Marking the 60th anniversary of Jamaica’s independence in August 2022, this celebratory album collection showcases an array of major hits and previously unissued tracks all of which were recorded in the year that the island became a sovereign nation: 1962. The first of the two discs focuses on the biggest home-grown sellers of the year, featuring ska and r&b hits by such celebrated foundation artists as Jimmy Cliff, Derrick Morgan, Owen Gray and Don Drummond, while he second disc comprises previously unissued recordings, produced by the country’s leading sound system operator-turned-record producer, Duke Reid.

CD1: JAMAICAN RADIO HITS OF '62

1. Rise Jamaica - Al T. Joe
2. Miss Jamaica - Jimmy Cliff
3. My One Desire - Owen Gray
4. Duck Soup - Drumbago's All Stars
5. Gloria Love - The Belltones
6. My Happy Home - Roy P& Patsy
7. The Hop - Derrick Morgan
8. Let's Go To The Party – Stranger & Patsy
9. Love Me Or Leave Me - Lloyd Clarke
10. Don't Leave Me – Bobby & Tinse
11. Darling Patricia - Owen Gray
12. Sam The Fisherman – Don Drummond
13. I'm Free - Jimmy Cliff
14. Time Will Tell - Owen Gray
15. Be Still - Derrick Morgan
16. Ben Johnson Day – Basil Gabbidon
17. Love You The Most - Lloyd Clarke
18. Rocking In My Feet - Owen Gray
19. Forward March - Derrick Morgan
20. Good Morning - Lloyd Clarke
21. Twelve Minutes To Go - Don Drummond's Group
22. Hurricane Hattie - Jimmy Cliff
23. Midnight Track - Owen Gray
24. Housewife's Choice - Derrick & Patsy
25. Independent Jamaica - Lord Creator

CD2: THE DUKE'S DUBPLATES '62

1. Chick Chick - Roland Alphonso
2. Power - Stranger & Ken
3. As Teardrops Fall – Roland Alphonso
4. Baby Please Don't Go - Cosmo & Dennis
5. Neck Tie– Roland Alphonso
6. Midnight Train – Hortense Ellis
7. Herring Bone – The Duke Reid All Stars
8. Choo Choo – The Prodigals
9. Lollipop I'm In Love – Cosmo & Dennis
10. Anytime – The Midnighters
11. Crazy Girl – Jerry McCarthy
12. Feel So Fine – Derrick & Patsy
13. Going Down To Canaan – Cosmo & Dennis
14. Crying For My Baby – Basil Gabbidon
15. Joy Bells – Derrick Morgan
16. Chickeroo – Alton & Eddie
17. Money We Haven't Go – The Duke Reid All Stars
18. I Don't Want You – Cosmo & Dennis
19. Double Six – Roland Alphonso
20. This Is Love - Stranger & Patsy
21. Have Mercy Baby – Frank Cosmo
22. Honey Comb – Roland Alphonso
23. Straight Home - Stranger & Ken
24. Woodchoppers Ball– Duke Reid's Group
25. I'm Gone - Cosmo & Dennis

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Label: Trojan Records
Format: 2xCD
Release Date: 05/08/2022
Brand Trojan Records
Condition New
Weight 0.09kg