Aswad ‎– Showcase

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Mango ‎– CID 1
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1 Back To Africa
Backing Vocals – D. Washington*Bass – G. Oban*Engineer – Tony PlattExecutive Producer – Richard WilliamsKeyboards – C. Hemmings*Lead Guitar – D. Griffiths*Lead Vocals, Drums – A. Gaye*Producer – Aswad, Tony PlattRhythm Guitar – B. Forde*
5:42
2 Three Babylon
Backing Vocals – B. Mackenzie*Bass – G. Oban*Drums – A. Gaye*Engineer – Karl PittersonKeyboards – C. Hemmings*Lead Guitar – D. Griffiths*Lead Vocals, Rhythm Guitar – B. Forde*Piano [Acoustic] – Karl PittersonProducer – Aswad, Karl Pitterson
6:54
3 It's Not Our Wish
Backing Vocals – B. Forde*, D. Griffiths*, T. Robinson*Bass – G. Oban*Engineer – Michael Campbell*Keyboards – T. Robinson*Lead Guitar – D. Griffiths*Lead Vocals, Drums – A. Gaye*Producer – Aswad, Michael Campbell*Rhythm Guitar – B. Forde*
5:34
4 Rainbow Culture
Alto Saxophone – Michael "Bami" RoseBacking Vocals – A. Gaye*, D. Griffiths*, T. Robinson*Bass, Keyboards – T. Robinson*Drums, Percussion – A. Gaye*Engineer – Mark J. Wallace*Lead Guitar – D. Griffiths*Lead Vocals, Rhythm Guitar – B. Forde*Producer – Aswad, Michael Campbell*Trombone – Vin "Trommie" Gordon*
5:48
5 Warrior Charge
Alto Saxophone – Michael "Bami" RoseBass – T. Robinson*Bongos – Bongo Levi*Drums, Percussion – A. Gaye*Engineer – Mark J. Wallace*Lead Guitar, Harmonica – D. Griffiths*Percussion – D. Griffiths*, T. Robinson*Producer – Aswad, Michael Campbell*Rhythm Guitar – B. Forde*Trombone – Vin "Trommie" Gordon*
5:52
6 Babylon
Alto Saxophone, Flute – Michael "Bami" RoseBacking Vocals – A. Gaye*, T. Robinson*Bass, Piano – T. Robinson*Drums – A. Gaye*Engineer – Mark J. Wallace*Lead Guitar – D. Griffiths*Lead Vocals, Rhythm Guitar – B. Forde*Producer – Aswad, Michael Campbell*Trombone – Vin "Trommie" Gordon*
5:09

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Collection of Aswad early singles presented in 'showcase' style, with a dub version following each vocal version without pause.

Recorded:
February 1976 at Island Studios [tracks: 1]
July 1976 at Basing Studios [tracks: 2]
March 1978 at T.C.M. Studios [tracks: 3]
January 1980 at Marcus Studios [tracks: 4, 5, 6]
All tracks remixed January 1981 at the Fallout Shelter.

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  • Barcode: 5014474300011

Other Versions (5 of 11) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ASWAD 1 Aswad Showcase(LP, Comp) Grove Music ASWAD 1 UK 1981 Sell This Version
P32D-25037 Aswad Showcase(CD, Comp) Island Records P32D-25037 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
UICY76911 Aswad Showcase(CD, Album, RE) Island Records UICY76911 Japan 2014 Sell This Version
539 867-1 Aswad Showcase(LP, Comp) Mango 539 867-1 US 1991 Sell This Version
203 624, 203 624-320 Aswad Showcase(LP, Comp) Island Records, Island Records 203 624, 203 624-320 Netherlands 1981 Sell This Version

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