Various ‎– The Story Of Jamaican Music (Tougher Than Tough)

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Mango ‎– IBXCD 1, Mango ‎– 518 399-2
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4 × CD, Compilation, PMDC Germany
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Forward March (1958-1967)
1-1 Folkes Brothers Oh Carolina
Producer – Prince BusterWritten-By – John Folkes
2:40
1-2 Laurel Aitken Boogie In My Bones
Producer – Chris BlackwellWritten-By – L. Aitken*
2:47
1-3 Owen Gray Midnight Track
Producer – Chris BlackwellWritten-By – Owen Gray
2:27
1-4 Theophilus Beckford Easy Snappin'
Producer – Clement Dodd*Written-By – T. Beckford*
2:50
1-5 Derrick & Patsy* Housewives Choice
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – D. Morgan*
2:40
1-6 Derrick Morgan Forward March
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – D. Morgan*
2:50
1-7 Jimmy Cliff Miss Jamaica
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – J. Cliff*
2:25
1-8 Millie* My Boy Lollipop
Directed By [Accompaniment Directed By] – Ernest RanglinProducer – Chris BlackwellWritten-By – J. Roberts*, R. Spencer*
2:01
1-9 The Maytals Six And Seven Books Of Moses
Producer – Clement Dodd*Written-By – Frederick Hibbert
2:25
1-10 The Wailers Simmer Down
Producer – Clement Dodd*Written-By – B. Marley*
2:48
1-11 Don Drummond Man In The Street
Producer – Clement Dodd*Written-By – Don Drummond
3:24
1-12 Justin Hines & The Dominoes* Carry Go Bring Come
Producer – Duke Reid*Written-By – Justin Hines*
2:51
1-13 Skatalites* Guns Of Navarone
Producer – Clement Dodd*Written-By – D. Tiomkin*, Webster*
2:28
1-14 Prince Buster Al Capone
Producer – Prince BusterWritten-By – C. Campbell*
2:57
1-15 Prince Buster Hard Man Fe Dead
Producer – Prince BusterWritten-By – C. Campbell*
3:21
1-16 Derrick Morgan Tougher Than Tough
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Derrick Morgan
2:26
1-17 Alton Ellis Girl I've Got A Date
Producer – Duke Reid*Written-By – Alton Ellis
2:24
1-18 The Paragons Happy Go Lucky Girl
Producer – Duke Reid*Written-By – John Holt
3:06
1-19 Delroy Wilson Dancing Mood
Producer – Clement Dodd*Written By – B. Lowery
2:51
1-20 Ken Boothe The Train Is Coming
Producer – Clement Dodd*Written-By – K. Boothe*
3:20
1-21 Hopeton Lewis Take It Easy
Producer – W. Blake*Written-By – H. Lewis*
2:49
1-22 The Jamaicans Ba Ba Boom
Producer – Duke Reid*Written-By – Tommy Cowan
3:20
1-23 Desmond Dekker 007 (Shanty Town)
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – D. Dekker*
2:41
1-24 Bob Andy I've Got To Go Back Home
Producer – Clement Dodd*Written-By – K. Anderson*
3:05
1-25 The Techniques Queen Majesty
Producer – Duke Reid*Written-By – Curtis Mayfield
3:31
1-26 Dobby Dobson Loving Pauper
Producer – Duke Reid*Written-By – Dobby Dobson
3:15
1-27 Phyllis Dillon Don't Stay Away
Producer – Duke Reid*Written-By – Unknown Artist
2:32
Reggae Hit The Town (1968-1974)
2-1 Desmond Dekker Israelites
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Dekker*, Kong*
2:48
2-2 The Maytals 54-46 (That's My Number)
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Frederick Hibbert
2:54
2-3 The Ethiopians Reggae Hit The Town
Producer – H. Robinson*Written-By – Leonard Dillon
2:25
2-4 Max Romeo Wet Dream
Producer – Bunny LeeWritten-By – Max Romeo
2:48
2-5 The Uniques My Conversation
Producer – Bunny LeeWritten-By – E. Lee*, Smith*
3:38
2-6 Stranger Cole & Lester Sterling Bangarang
Producer – Bunny LeeWritten-By – Lee*, Sterling*
3:08
2-7 The Upsetters Return Of Django
Producer – Lee PerryWritten-By – Lee Perry
2:25
2-8 Harry J. Allstars* The Liquidator
Producer – Harry JWritten-By – H. Johnson*
2:52
2-9 Melodians* Rivers Of Babylon
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Dowe*, McNaughton*
4:16
2-10 Jimmy Cliff The Harder They Come
Producer – Jimmy CliffWritten-By – J. Cliff*
3:40
2-11 Bob & Marcia Young Gifted & Black
Producer – Harry JWritten-By – Simone*, Irvine*
3:06
2-12 U Roy* Wake The Town
Producer – Duke Reid*Written-By – E. Beckford*
2:27
2-13 Pat Kelly How Long
Producer – Bunny LeeWritten-By – P. Kelly*
3:54
2-14 Dave & Ansell Collins* Double Barrel
Producer – Winston RileyWritten-By – W. Riley*
2:47
2-15 Niney* Blood & Fire
Producer – Niney*Written-By – W. Holness*
3:05
2-16 Eric Donaldson Cherry Oh Baby
Producer – Bunny LeeWritten-By – E. Donaldson*
3:01
2-17 Delroy Wilson Better Must Come
Producer – Bunny LeeWritten-By – Delroy Wilson
2:34
2-18 Dennis Brown Money In My Pocket
Producer – Joe GibbsWritten-By – D. Brown*, J. Gibson*
2:33
2-19 John Holt Stick By Me
Producer – Bunny LeeWritten-By – Unknown Artist
3:19
2-20 Dennis Alcapone Teach The Children
Producer – Duke Reid*Written-By – D. Smith*
2:30
2-21 Big Youth S.90 Skank
Producer – Keith HudsonWritten-By – Hudson*
2:50
2-22 Ken Boothe Everything I Own
Producer – Lloyd CharmersWritten-By – David Gates
3:44
2-23 Dennis Brown Westbound Train
Producer – Niney*Written-By – D. Brown*
3:07
2-24 Johnnie Clarke* Move Out A Babylon
Producer – Bunny LeeWritten-By – J. Clarke*
3:38
2-25 Junior Byles Curly Locks
Producer – Lee PerryWritten-By – L. Perry*
3:22
Natty Sing Hit Songs (1975-1981)
3-1 The Heptones Country Boy
Producer – Harry JWritten-By – L. Sibbles*
2:58
3-2 I. Roy* Welding
Producer – Jo Jo HookimWritten-By – Roy Reid*
3:48
3-3 Burning Spear Marcus Garvey
Producer – Jack Ruby*Written-By – Fullwood*, Rodney*
3:24
3-4 The Mighty Diamonds Right Time
Producer – Jo Jo HookimWritten-By – Mighty Diamonds*
3:15
3-5 Roman Stewart Natty Sing Hit Songs
Producer – Tommy CowanWritten-By – R. Stewart*
3:19
3-6 Leroy Smart Ballistic Affair
Producer – Jo Jo HookimWritten-By – F. Jones*
3:06
3-7 Jacob Miller Tenement Yard
Producer – Tommy CowanWritten-By – J. Miller*, R. Lewis*
2:37
3-8 Max Romeo War Ina Babylon
Producer – Lee PerryWritten-By – L. Perry*, M. Smith*
4:04
3-9 Junior Murvin Police & Thieves
Producer – Lee PerryWritten-By – J. Murvin*, L. Perry*
3:45
3-10 Culture Two Sevens Clash
Producer – Joe GibbsWritten-By – Walker*, Thompson*, Hill*, Dayes*, Gordon*
3:29
3-11 Delroy Wilson I'm Still Waiting
Producer – Lloyd CharmersWritten-By – B. Marley*
4:05
3-12 Bob Marley & The Wailers No Woman No Cry
Producer – Chris Blackwell, Steve Smith (3)Written-By – V. Ford*
4:04
3-13 Althia & Donna* Uptown Top Ranking
Producer – Joe GibbsWritten-By – A. Forest*, D. Reid*, E. Thompson*
3:54
3-14 Gregory Isaacs Number One
Producer – Gregory IsaacsWritten-By – G. Isaacs*
3:43
3-15 Wailing Souls Bredda Gravalicious
Producer – Wailing SoulsWritten-By – W. Matthews*
3:52
3-16 Sugar Minott River Jordan
Producer – L. Minott*Written-By – L. Minott*
3:08
3-17 Willie Williams* Armagideon Time
Producer – C. Dodd*Written-By – Dodd*, Williams*
5:09
3-18 Black Uhuru Guess Who's Coming To Dinner
Producer – Sly Dunbar & Robbie Shakespeare*Written-By – M. Rose*
4:54
3-19 Junior Delgado Fort Augustus
Producer – Sly Dunbar & Robbie Shakespeare*Written-By – Junior Delgado
4:06
3-20 Freddie McGregor Joggin'
Producer – Freddie McGregorWritten-By – Freddie McGregor
3:43
3-21 Dennis Brown Sitting & Watching
Producer – Sly Dunbar & Robbie Shakespeare*Written-By – D.Brown*
3:28
Dance Hall Good To We (1982-1993)
4-1 Gregory Isaacs Night Nurse
Producer – Gregory IsaacsWritten-By – G. Isaacs*, S.A. Weise*
4:05
4-2 Yellowman Mad Over Me
Producer – Channel One (5)Written-By – W. Foster*
3:13
4-3 Michigan & Smiley Diseases
Producer – 'Junjo' Lawes*Written-By – Fairclough*
3:31
4-4 Johnny Osbourne Water Pumping
Producer – Jammy's*Written-By – Osbourne*, James*
3:06
4-5 Frankie Paul Pass The Tusheng Peng
Producer – Junjo Lawes*Written-By – F. Paul*
3:07
4-6 Barrington Levy Here I Come
Producer – Jah ScrewWritten-By – B. Levy*
3:37
4-7 Tenor Saw Ring The Alarm
Producer – Winston RileyWritten-By – C. Bright*, Riley*
3:13
4-8 Wayne Smith Under Me Sleng Teng
Producer – Jammy's*Written-By – Wayne Smith
4:07
4-9 Anthony Red Rose Tempo
Producer – King Tubby's*Written-By – A. Cameron*
3:30
4-10 Super Cat (2) Boops
Producer – Winston RileyWritten-By – W. Maragh*
3:59
4-11 Half Pint (3) Greetings
Producer – George PhangWritten-By – Trinity (4)
3:36
4-12 Admiral Bailey Punanny
Producer – Jammy's*Written-By – Delroy Thompson
3:27
4-13 Red Dragon Hol' A Fresh
Producer – Winston RileyWritten-By – Red Dragon
3:54
4-14 Gregory Isaacs Rumours
Producer – Augustus 'Gussie' Clarke*Written-By – C. Hines*
4:09
4-15 Tinga Stewart & Ninjaman Cover Me
Lyrics By [Additional Lyrics] – D. Ballantine*Producer – Pickout*Written-By – Hinton*, Greene*
3:23
4-16 Papa San & Lady G Legal Rights
Producer – Winston RileyWritten-By – Lady G, Papa San, W. Riley*
4:04
4-17 Shabba Ranks Wicked Inna Bed
Producer – Bobby Digital*Written-By – C. Browne*, R. Gordon*, W. Johnson*
2:58
4-18 Pinchers Bandelero
Producer – Jammy's*Written-By – Delroy Thompson
3:32
4-19 Tiger Yuh Dead Now
Producer – Shocking Vibes*Written-By – Norman Jackson
3:49
4-20 Buju Banton Bogle Dance
Producer – Dave KellyWritten-By – Dave Kelly, Mark Myrie
3:01
4-21 Chaka Demus & Pliers Murder She Wrote
Producer – Herbie Harris, Jason Lee (4), Lloyd Willis*, Sly DunbarWritten-By – E. Banner*, J. Taylor*, L. Willis*, S. Dunbar*
4:05
4-22 Shaggy Oh Carolina
Producer – Sting InternationalWritten-By – John Folkes
3:10

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Credits

Notes

Issued as individually numbered longbox with integrated 66-page highly illustrated booklet in full color with stiff cover.
Booklet title: Tougher than tough (35 years of Jamaican hits).

Track 1-21 Credited as producer in booklet is "W. Blake/Federal" (= Federal Records Studio).
Track 4-18 is misspelt Bandolero in the track list on the back.

Package printed in the United Kingdom by James Upton, Birmingham, England
This Compilation ℗ 1993 Island Records Ltd
© 1993 Island Records Ltd
Mango is a division of Island Records

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text, sticker): 7 31451 83992 4
  • Barcode (Sticker): 731451839924
  • Price Code: PY 984
  • Label Code: LC 0407
  • Rights Society: BIEM/STEMRA
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 1): 518 400-2 01 + MADE IN GERMANY BY PMDC C
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 2): 518 401-2 01 > MADE IN GERMANY BY PMDC J
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 3): 518 402-2 01 / MADE IN GERMANY BY PMDC H
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 4): 518 402-2 01 > MADE IN GERMANY BY PMDC K
  • Other (Cat # CD 1): 518 400-2
  • Other (Cat # CD 2): 518 401-2
  • Other (Cat # CD 3): 518 402-2
  • Other (Cat # CD 4): 518 403-2

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518 399-2, IBXCD 1 Various The Story Of Jamaican Music (Tougher Than Tough)(4xCD, Comp + Box, Ltd, Num) Mango, Mango 518 399-2, IBXCD 1 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
IBXCD 1, 518 399-2 Various The Story Of Jamaican Music (Tougher Than Tough)(4xCD, Comp, PMD + Box, Ltd, Num) Mango, Mango IBXCD 1, 518 399-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
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162-539 935-2, 518 399-2 Various The Story Of Jamaican Music (Tougher Than Tough)(4xCD, Comp + Box, Ltd, Num) Mango, Mango 162-539 935-2, 518 399-2 US 1993 Sell This Version

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