Various ‎– The Real Bahamas

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Nonesuch ‎– 7559-79300-2
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CD, Compilation, Reissue, Remastered
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Tracklist

Volume I
1 Edith Pinder, Geneva Pinder, Raymond Pinder, Joseph Spence We'll Understand It Better By And By 4:00
2 Frederick McQueen, Rev. W.G. McPhee Sheep Know When Thy Shepherd Calling 2:12
3 Sam Green And Group I Told You People Judgement Coming 0:57
4 Joseph Spence Don't Take Everybody To Be Your Friend 2:22
5 Frederick McQueen Sailboat Malarkey 2:21
6 Bruce Green, Tweedie Gibson, Clifton Green Up In The Heaven Shouting 1:38
7 Louise Spence, Joseph Spence Won't That Be A Happy Time 2:28
8 Frederick McQueen, Shelton Swain, George McKenzie (2) Out On The Rolling Sea 3:19
9 Bruce Green, Tweedie Gibson, Clifton Green I Am So Glad 1:44
10 Frederick McQueen Come For Your Dinner 1:35
11 Frederick McQueen, Shelton Swain, Stanley Thompson (2) God Locked The Lion's Jaw 4:05
12 Edith Pinder, Geneva Pinder, Raymond Pinder, Joseph Spence Great Dream From Heaven 2:44
13 Bruce Green, Tweedie Gibson, Clifton Green My Lord Help Me To Pray 1:46
14 Shelton Swain, Stanley Swain, Ronald Swain, George McKenzie (2), Rev. W.G. McPhee Numberless As The Sands On The Seashore 4:19
15 Sam Green And Group I Ain't Got Long 1:25
16 Edith Pinder, Geneva Pinder, Raymond Pinder, Joseph Spence I Bid You Goodnight 2:59
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Volume II
17 Joseph Spence, Edith Pinder, Geneva Pinder, Raymond Pinder Mary And Joseph 3:58
18 Bruce Green, Tweedie Gibson, Clifton Green Peter, You Need The Lord 1:59
19 Shelton Swain, Stanley Swain, Ronald Swain, George McKenzie (2) Jesus Promised Me A Home Over There 3:06
20 Tweedie Gibson, Clifton Green, Bruce Green Troublesome Water 1:44
21 Edith Pinder, Geneva Pinder, Raymond Pinder, Joseph Spence Kneeling Down Inside The Gate 2:38
22 Bruce Green, Tweedie Gibson, Clifton Green Jesus Your Name So Sweet 1:40
23 Edith Pinder, Geneva Pinder, Raymond Pinder Take Me Over The Tide 2:39
24 Bruce Green, Tweedie Gibson, Clifton Green When The Leaves Turn Red 3:26
25 Joseph Spence That Glad Reunion Day 2:42
26 Shelton Swain, Stanley Swain, Ronald Swain, George McKenzie (2) The Great Coronation 2:18
27 Frederick McQueen The Captain Go Ashore 1:59
28 Edith Pinder, Geneva Pinder, Raymond Pinder, Joseph Spence Ain't No Grave Gonna Hold God's Body Down 5:58

Credits

  • Artwork By [Art Direction, Design] – Voodoo Studio
  • Mastered ByRobert C. Ludwig*
  • Other [Coordinator] – Teresa Sterne
  • Photography [Booklet Cover] – Eva Katz
  • Photography [Front Cover, Rear Cover] – Guy Droussart
  • Recorded By, Engineer, Edited ByPeter K. Siegel
  • Recorded By, Other [Liner Notes]Jody Stecher

Notes

Recorded in the Bahamas, June 1965, except tracks 4 & 25, recorded in New York, May 1965 during Joseph Spence's first American concert tour.
Remastered in August 1992.
Volume 1 originally released in 1966, Volume 2 in 1978.

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