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Various - The Ska Beat: 1962 to 1966 LP

Various - The Ska Beat: 1962 to 1966 LP

Voice of Jamaica

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LP version. "Ska is still the backbone of Jamaica music, Right?"--Bunny Lee; The music of Jamaica has had a profound and lasting influence all around the world and reggae is the name by which it has become universally known. Although the term "ska" is often used to describe all Jamaican music before dub, DJs and dread in the mid-'70s the real Jamaican ska was made in Kingston between 1961/1962 to 1966. Artists include: The SkatalitesDon Drummond & The SkatalitesLyn Taitt & The BoysTommy McCook & His Ska-TalitesTheophilus BeckfordJohnny "Dizzy" MooreRoland Alphonso & His Ska-TalitesLyn Taitt & The Baba Brooks BandDaniel JohnsonThe Tenor TwinsLloyd ClarkeBaba Brooks & The Trenton Spence Orchestra.

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