The Congos ‎– Heart Of The Congos

Go-Feet Records ‎– BEAT 2
Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue


A1 Fisherman
A2 Congoman
A3 Open Up The Gate
A4 Children Crying
A5 La La Bam-Bam
B1 Can't Come In
B2 Sodom And Gomorrow
B3 The Wrong Thing
B4 Ark Of The Covenant
B5 Solid Foundation

Companies, etc.



Sonopress "bass clef" embossed on B-side center label.

Marketed & Distributed by Arista Records [printed on top right section of the center label]

Original sound recording made by 19th Century Music
Recorded at: Black Ark Studios
Sleeve states 'Produced by Congos', label 'Produced by The Congos and Lee Perry'
Special Thanks to The Meditations, Watty Bennett, Candy McKenzie for the backing voices.
℗ & © 1978 19th Century Music

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side A, stamped): A-7433 A-1/82S I Made In Germany
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side B, stamped): A-7433 B-2/82S I Made In Germany

Other Versions (5 of 37) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
none The Congos Heart Of The Congos(LP, Album) Black Art none Jamaica 1977 Sell This Version
BEAT 2 The Congos Heart Of The Congos(LP, Album, RE) Go-Feet Records BEAT 2 UK 1980 Sell This Version
VPRL1287 The Congos Heart Of The Congos(LP, Album, RE) VP Records VPRL1287 US 1993 Sell This Version
VPRL4212 The Congos Heart Of The Congos (40th Anniversary Edition)(3xLP, Album, Dlx) VP Records VPRL4212 UK & Europe 2017 Sell This Version
CF 008 Congos* Heart Of The Congos (Original Mix)(CDr, Album, Unofficial) Corn-Fed Productions CF 008 Netherlands 2004 Sell This Version