MIGHTY DIAMONDS - LEADERS OF BLACK COUNTRIES

MIGHTY DIAMONDS - LEADERS OF BLACK COUNTRIES

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Label: KINGSTON SOUNDS

Release date: 22/12/2017

Barcode: 5060135760717

Catalog no.: KS0000026

Item ID: 455625

Presented on CD, this is a sweet selection of rootsy reggae from one of Jamaica's most famous vocal groups. The immaculate vocal harmonies of Donald 'Tappy' Shaw (lead), Fitzroy 'Bunny'
Simpson and Lloyd 'Judge' Ferguson grace productions from Joe
Gibbs, Gussie Clarke and Tappa Zukie. Featured a.o. are a fine cover of Dennis Brown's 'No More Will I Roam' and 'Who's Sorry Now', the wicked digital riddims of 'Rude Boys' and the DJ version of 'Pirates' featuring Tullo T. Also included are versions of songs originally known from US soul acts The Chi-Lites and The Stylistics.

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