Various ‎– The Historic Roots Of Ska

Label:
Primo (2) ‎– PRMCD2002
Format:
2 × CD, Compilation, Remastered
Country:
Released:
Genre:
Style:
Ska

Tracklist Hide Credits

1-1 Duke Reid* What Makes Honey?
Written-By – Reid*
3:10
1-2 Tommy McCook & The Skatalites Magic
Written-By – McCook*
2:36
1-3 Toots & The Maytals 54.46 Was My Number
Written-By – Kong*, Hibbert*
3:10
1-4 Blue Rivers & The Maroons Guns Of Navarone
Written-By – Tiompkin*, Webster*
3:18
1-5 John Holt The Tide Is High
Written-By – Holt*
2:44
1-6 The Pyramids (2) Jesse James Rides Again
Written-By – Aitken*, Jackson*
2:31
1-7 The Skatalites Independent Anniversary Ska
Written-By – Skatalites*
4:03
1-8 Duke Reid* Duke's Cookies
Written-By – Reid*
2:26
1-9 Justin Hinds & The Dominoes Over The River
Written-By – Hinds*
2:21
1-10 Don Drummond Burning Torch
Written-By – Drummond*
2:58
1-11 The Ethiopians Everything Crash
Written-By – Dillon*
2:38
1-12 The Rico Rodriguez All Stars* Luke Lane Shuffle
Written-By – Rodriguez*
4:15
1-13 The Pyramids (2) Shotgun
Written-By – DeWalt*
2:28
1-14 Duke Reid* Joker
Written-By – Reid*
3:08
1-15 Tommy McCook & The Skatalites Silver Dollar
Written-By – McCook*
2:55
1-16 Toots & The Maytals John James
Written-By – Hibbert*
2:04
1-17 The Skatalites Twelve Minutes To Go
Written-By – McCook*
3:04
1-18 Roland Alphonso Sandy Gully
Written-By – Alphonso*
2:48
1-19 Stranger Cole Rough & Tough
Written-By – Reid*, Cole*
3:00
1-20 Laurel Aitken The Ska Is The Limit
Written-By – Jackson*
2:40
2-1 Desmond Dekker 007 (Shanty Town)
Written-By – Dacres*, Kong*
2:42
2-2 Roland Alphonso James Bond
Written-By – Barry*, Norman*
3:05
2-3 The Skatalites Lucky Seven
Written-By – Campbell*
2:52
2-4 Don Drummond Apanga
Written-By – Reid*
2:54
2-5 Toots & The Maytals Monkey Man
Written-By – Hibbert*
3:44
2-6 Justin Hinds & The Dominoes Carry Go Bring Come
Written-By – Justin Hinds
2:45
2-7 The Skatalites Street Corner
Written-By – Skatalites*
3:44
2-8 Tommy McCook Musical Store Room
Written-By – Skatalites*
2:23
2-9 Duke Reid* Rude Boy
Written-By – Reid*
2:45
2-10 The Pyramids (2) Prisoner Of Alcatraz
Written-By – Aitken*, Jackson*
2:59
2-11 Justin Hinds & The Dominoes Corner Stone
Written-By – Hinds*
2:26
2-12 Tommy McCook & The Skatalites Strolling In
Written-By – Reid*, McCook*
2:25
2-13 Baba Brooks River Bank Pt.1
Written-By – McCook*
2:11
2-14 Baba Brooks River Bank Pt.2
Written-By – McCook*
2:55
2-15 Roland Alphonso Yard Broom
Written-By – Alphonso*
3:11
2-16 Don Drummond Eastern Standard Time
Written-By – Skatalites*
3:06
2-17 Justin Hinds & The Dominoes Botheration
Written-By – Hinds*
2:11
2-18 Tommy McCook & Lester Sterling Inez
Written-By – Sterling*, McCook*
3:15
2-19 The Skatalites Latin Goes Ska
Written-By – Sterling*
3:03
2-20 The Rico Rodriguez All Stars* Bridge View Shuffle
Written-By – Rodriguez*
3:59

Companies, etc.

Notes

Discs made in Czech Republic. Tray card bears MCPS notation so country of release is apparently UK but does not specifically state that.

Has an outer cardboard sleeve which has the barcode on the back. Barcode does not appear on the CD package itself.
Licensed from Enzo Hamilton, Culture Press

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 805520290029
  • Rights Society: MCPS
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): SC1135 PRMCD2002 CD1
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): SC1219 PRMCD2002 CD2
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 1 & 2): IFPI LD02
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1 & 2): IFPI 5J23

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