Various ‎– The Story Of Trojan Records

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Trojan Records ‎– 2775354, Sanctuary Records ‎– 2775354, Universal UMC ‎– 2775354
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5 × CD, Compilation
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Disc #1: 25 Big Ones - UK Hits
1-1 The Upsetters Return Of Django
Producer – Lee 'Scratch' Perry*Written-By – Lee Perry
1-2 Tony Tribe Red Red Wine
Producer – Robert Thompson*Written-By – Neil Diamond
1-3 The Pioneers Longshot Kick De Bucket
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – George Agard, Jackie Robinson (2), Sydney Crooks*
1-4 Harry J All Stars* Liquidator
Producer – Harry Johnson*Written-By – Harry Johnson*
1-5 Boris Gardiner & The Love People Elizabethan Reggae
Producer – Junior ChungWritten-By – Ronald Binge
1-6 Jimmy Cliff Wonderful World Beautiful People
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Jimmy Cliff
1-7 The Melodians Sweet Sensation
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Renford Cogle
1-8 Bob & Marcia (To Be) Young, Gifted & Black
Producer – Harry Johnson*Written-By – Nina Simone, Weldon Irving*
1-9 The Maytals Monkey Man
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Frederick Hibbert
1-10 Nicky Thomas Love Of The Common People
Producer – Joel A. Gibson*Written-By – John Hurley, Ronnie Wilkins
1-11 Desmond Dekker You Can Get It If You Really Want
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Jimmy Cliff
1-12 Dave & Ansel Collins Double Barrel
Producer – Winston RileyWritten-By – David 'Barker' Crooks*, Winston Riley
1-13 Horace Faith Black Pearl
Producer – Johnny Arthey, Phil Swern*Written-By – Irwin Levine, Phillip Spector*, Toni Wine
1-14 Bruce Ruffin Rain
Producer – Bruce White (3), Herman Chin-Loy, Tony Cousins (2)Written-By – José Feliciano
1-15 Bob & Marcia Pied Piper
Producer – Keith Anderson (4)Written-By – Arthur Kornfield*, Steve Duboff
1-16 Greyhound (4) Black And White
Producer – Dave BloxhamWritten-By – David Arkin, Earl Robinson
1-17 Dave & Ansel Collins Monkey Spanner
Producer – Winston RileyWritten-By – Winston Riley
1-18 The Pioneers Let Your Yeah Be Yeah
Producer – Jimmy CliffWritten-By – Jimmy Cliff
1-19 Greyhound (4) Moon River
Producer – Dave BloxhamWritten-By – Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer
1-20 Dandy Livingstone Suzanne Beware Of The Devil
Producer – Robert Thompson*Written-By – Robert Thompson*
1-21 Judge Dread Big Seven
Written-By – Alexander Hughes*, Edward Lemon*
1-22 Ken Boothe Everything I Own
Producer – Lloyd 'Charmers' Tyrell*Written-By – David Gates
1-23 John Holt Help Me Make It Through The Night
Producer – Tony AshfieldWritten-By – Kris Kristofferson
1-24 Ken Boothe Crying Over You
Producer – Lloyd 'Charmers' Tyrell*Written-By – Lloyd Charmers
1-25 Symarip Skinhead Moonstomp
Producer – Graeme GoodallWritten-By – Derrick Morgan, Montgomery Naismith*, Roy Ellis
Disc #2: Reggae Greats - The Artists
2-1 Bob Marley & The Wailers Stir It Up
Written-By – Bob Marley
2-2 Desmond Dekker & The Aces Sentimental Reasons (Alt. Tk.)
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Desmond Dacres
2-3 The Ethiopians You Didn’t Answer
Producer – Leonard DillonWritten-By – Leonard Dillon
2-4 The Maytals Watermelon (Alt. Tk.)
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Frederick Hibbert
2-5 Max Romeo Me Want Man
Producer – Nehemiah ReidWritten-By – Nora Dean
2-6 Delroy Wilson Together
Producer – Vincent Chin*
2-7 The Pioneers Sha La La I Need You (Jamaican Mix)
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Brian Goldwyn, Hank Hillman
2-8 Alton Ellis A Little Loving
Producer – Clancy CollinsWritten-By – Alton Neamiah Ellis*
2-9 Bob & Marcia Take Me
Producer – Keith Anderson (4)Written-By – Keith Anderson (4)
2-10 Jackie Edwards & Del Davis How Do You Do It
Producer – Jackie EdwardsWritten-By – Mitch Murray
2-11 Jimmy Cliff A Little Bit Of Soap
Producer – Jimmy CliffWritten-By – Bert Russell
2-12 Lloyd Parks & Dennis Alcapone Stars
Written-By – Cornel Andrew Campbell*
2-13 Lee Perry & The Upsetters French Connection
Producer – Lee 'Scratch' Perry*Written-By – Lee Perry
2-14 Dennis Brown Meet Me At The Corner
Producer – Vincent Chin*Written-By – Dennis Emanuel Brown*
2-15 U Roy* Black Heart
Producer – Lloyd 'Charmers' Tyrell*Written-By – Lloyd Noel Parks*
2-16 The Heptones Soul Sister
Producer – Vincent Chin*Written-By – Allen Toussaint
2-17 Cornel Campbell* & The Eternals (2) Pity The Children
Producer – Edward 'Bunny' Lee*Written-By – Andrew Cornel Campbell*
2-18 Ken Boothe Now You Can See Me Again
Producer – Lloyd 'Tyrell' Charmers*Written-By – Kenneth Gamble, Leon Huff
2-19 Owen Gray On The Beach
Producer – Vincent Chin*Written-By – Owen Gray
2-20 Big Youth Natty No Jester
Producer – Clive Chin, Vincent Chin*Written-By – Manley Buchanan
2-21 Gregory Isaacs Fly Little Silver Bird
Producer – 'Prince' Tony Robinson*Written-By – Gregory Anthiny Isaacs*
2-22 Derrick Morgan & Johnny Clarke Behold!
Producer – Edward 'Bunny' Lee*Written-By – Lloyd Osbourne Campbell*, Phillip James
2-23 Horace Andy Got To Get You (AKA I’m In Love)
Producer – Winston 'Niney' HolnessWritten-By – Horace Keith Hinds*
2-24 Augustus Pablo The Great Pablo
Producer – Edward 'Bunny' Lee*Written-By – Edward O-Sullivan Lee*
2-25 John Holt Lovely Woman
Producer – John HoltWritten-By – John Kenneth Holt*
Disc #3: The Big Shots - The Producers
3-1 Ike Bennett & The Crystalites Bumble Bee
Producer – Derrick HarriottWritten-By – Derrick Harriott
3-2 Trevor* & The Maytones Have You Time
Producer – Alvin RanglinWritten-By – Trevor Shield
3-3 The Lyrics I Am Getting Old
Producer – Vincent Chin*
3-4 The Rhythm Rulers Mannix (B’wa Nina)
Producer – Harry MudieWritten-By – George David Weiss, Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore
3-5 Gene Rondo (If It Don’t Work Out) Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye
Producer – Robert Thompson*Written-By – John D. Loudermilk
3-6 The Jokers (19) Last Laugh
Producer – Lloyd ChambersWritten-By – Lloyd Chambers
3-7 The Hippy Boys Apollo 11
Producer – Joel A. Gibson*Written-By – Joel Gibson*
3-8 The Pioneers Better Herring
Producer – Byron LeeWritten-By – George Agard, Jackie Robinson (2), Sydney Crooks*
3-9 Dice The Boss Tea House From Emperor Roscoe
Producer – Joe MansanoWritten-By – Joe Mansano
3-10 Peggy* & The Cimarons Dog Your Woman
Producer – Lambert BriscoeWritten-By – Lloyd Briscoe
3-11 Barry* & The Affections False Niah
Producer – Clancy EcclesWritten-By – Clancy Eccles
3-12 The Melodians Put It Down, Children
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Tony Brevett
3-13 Val Bennett & The J.J. All Stars* Cabbage Leaf
Producer – Karl 'J.J.' Johnson*Written-By – Karl Johnson*
3-14 Niney* Skankey Baby
Producer – Winston 'Niney' HolnessWritten-By – Winston Holness*
3-15 Dave Barker (2) & The Upsetters Groove Me, Parts 1 & 2
Producer – Lee PerryWritten-By – Floyd King*
3-16 Rad Bryan* Jumping Jack
Producer – Winston Riley
3-17 The Twinkle Brothers* Miss Labba Labba
Producer – Edward 'Bunny' Lee*Written-By – Norman Washington Grant*
3-18 Lord Comic* & The Aquarians (2) Iggy Iggy
Producer – Herman Chin-LoyWritten-By – Herman Chin-Loy
3-19 Phillip Samuel & Keith Hudson Hot Stick Version
Producer – Keith HudsonWritten-By – Keith Linberg Hudson*
3-20 Bingy Bunny & Bongo Les International Scout
Producer – Rupie EdwardsWritten-By – Eric Lamont, Rupert Edwards*
3-21 Annetta Jackson & Bobby Stephen Heartaches
Producer – Des Bryan*, Joe Sinclair, Webster Shrowder
3-22 Freddie McKay Arise Selassie I Arise
Producer – Sydney Crooks*Written-By – Desmond Bryan, Lloyd Parks, Sydney Crooks*
3-23 Joe White Expression In Dub
Producer – Harry Johnson*Written-By – Harry Johnson*
3-24 Ken Boothe Got To Get Away
Producer – Phil PrattWritten-By – Kenneth Boothe*, Phil Pratt
3-25 The Viceroys Come Closer My Love
Producer – Linval ThompsonWritten-By – Wesley Felix Tinglin*
Disc #4: A To Z Of Trojan - The Labels
4-1 Carlton Brown Every Little Thing I Do
Producer – Wilburn 'Strange' Cole*Written-By – Carlton Brown
4-2 Austin Faithful I Am Losing You (AKA I Can't Understand)
Producer – Nehemiah ReidWritten-By – Austin Faithful
4-3 Lloyd Charmers & The Hippy Boys Chicken Lickin’ (AKA Night Fall)
Producer – Lloyd 'Charmers' Tyrell*Written-By – Lloyd Charmers
4-4 Sir Collins & The Black Diamonds Black Panther
Producer – Clancy CollinsWritten-By – Clancy Collins
4-5 The Immortals* Bongo Jah
Producer – Joel A. Gibson*Written-By – Joel A. Gibson*
4-6 Keith & Tex Tighten Up Your Guard
Producer – Derrick HarriottWritten-By – Derrick Harriott, Keith Rowe (2)
4-7 Winston Francis & The Rudies Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday
Producer – Joe SinclairWritten-By – Bryan Wells, Ronald M. Miller*
4-8 Roy Martell & Joe's All Stars She Caught The Train / Tony B’s Theme
Producer – Joe MansanoWritten-By – Joe Mansano
4-9 The Hot Rod All Stars* Shocks Of A Drugs Man
Producer – Lambert BriscoeWritten-By – Lambert Briscoe
4-10 Earl Lawrence See Me
Producer – Clancy EcclesWritten-By – Clancy Eccles
4-11 Tommy McCook & Randy's All Stars Rocking Chariot (AKA Get Ready)
Producer – Vincent Chin*Written-By – Vincent Chin*
4-12 The Viceroys With Hubcap & The Wheels* Love For Everyone
Producer – Sidney Bucknor*Written-By – Wesley Felix Tinglin*
4-13 The Medetators* Music Alone Shall Live
Producer – Rupie EdwardsWritten-By – Rupert Edwards*
4-14 Roy Panton The Same Old Life
Producer – Harry Johnson*Written-By – Roy Panton
4-15 Boy Friday With Ewan & Jerry Right Track
Producer – Robert Thompson*Written-By – Ewan McDermott
4-16 Lester Sterling & Collins All Stars* Sir Collins’ Special
Producer – Clancy CollinsWritten-By – Clancy Collins
4-17 Brent Dowe Freedom Train
Producer – Leslie KongWritten-By – Brent Dowe
4-18 The Cables Come On
Producer – Edward 'Bunny' Lee*Written-By – Keble Drummond
4-19 Billy Dyce* Be My Guest
Producer – Alvin 'G.G.' Ranglin*Written-By – Antoine Domino*, John S. Marascalco*, Tommy Boyce
4-20 The Mighty Diamonds Mash Up
Producer – Derrick HarriottWritten-By – Donald Shaw (2), Fitzroy Simpson, Lloyd Ferguson
4-21 Hubert Lee High School Dance
Producer – 'Prince' Tony Robinson*Written-By – Sonny Bono
4-22 The Coolers Youth Of Today
Producer – Clancy EcclesWritten-By – The Coolers
4-23 Norris Weir Doctor Honey / Honey Dub
Producer – Norris WeirWritten-By – Norris Weir
4-24 Jah Lloyd World Class
Written-By – Glen Lee, Glen Lee
4-25 Marcia Aitken & The Mighty Two I’m Still In Love (With You Boy) / Lover Boy
Producer – Joel A. Gibson*Written-By – Alton Neamiah Ellis*, Brian Anthony Atkinson*
Disc #5: Unreleased Gems, Rarities & Oddities
5-1 Val Bennett & The Carib Beats Where Did The Russians Go
Producer – Blondel CalnekWritten-By – Edward O-Sullivan Lee*
5-2 Winston Samuels Lick It Back
Producer – Vincent Chin*Written-By – Winston Samuels
5-3 The Hippy Boys Death Rides A Horse
5-4 Anonymously Yours Stagger Lee
Producer – Bart San FillipoWritten-By – Traditional
5-5 Hugh Hendricks & The Buccaneers Walking Trouble
Producer – Hugh Hendricks
5-6 Ska Campbell* Dread It
5-7 Earl Lawrence Another Day Is Dawning (AKA There Is A Hope Somewhere)
Producer – Harry Johnson*Written-By – Keith Anderson (4)
5-8 The Dynamites What Does It Take
Producer – Clancy EcclesWritten-By – Harbey Fuqua*, Johnny Bristol, Vernon Bullock
5-9 Al Barry & The Aces I’m Not A King
Producer – Barry Howard
5-10 Ansel Collins Double Or Nothing
Producer – Winston RileyWritten-By – Winston Riley
5-11 Dandy* Double Barrel Man
Producer – Robert Thompson*Written-By – Robert Thompson*
5-12 Slim Smith & The Rudies Ain’t Too Proud To Beg (Live)
Producer – Rob Bell, Robert Thompson*Written-By – Eddie Holland*, Norman Whitfield
5-13 Winston Wright O Lord (Tk. 2)
Producer – Joel A. Gibson*Written-By – Winston Wright
5-14 Dave Barker (2) This Feeling I Can’t Hide (Aka My Love)
Producer – Winston RileyWritten-By – Harris Lloyd Seaton*
5-15 Bob Andy I Can Win
Producer – Keith Anderson (4)Written-By – Keith Anderson (4)
5-16 Flick Wilson (2) Black African Woman
Producer – Keith Anderson (4)
5-17 Nora Dean Mama
Producer – Harry Johnson*Written-By – Nora Dean
5-18 Tommy Shakespeare Rolling Stone
Producer – Harry Johnson*Written-By – Tommy Shakespeare
5-19 Marcia Griffiths My Love
Producer – Tommy CowanWritten-By – Linda McCartney, Paul McCartney
5-20 The Soul Syndicate Natty In Hong Kong
Producer – Harry Johnson*
5-21 Eric "Monty" Morris I’ll Be Strong
Producer – Sylvan MorrisWritten-By – Eric Morris*
5-22 The Gladstone Band* I Shot The Sheriff
Producer – Gladstone AndersonWritten-By – Bob Marley
5-23 Candy McKenzie Sky At Night
Producer – Lee 'Scratch' Perry*
Disc #6: TAS Digital Album
6-1 Keeling Beckford Suzie Wong
6-2 The Jamaica Jubilee Stompers* I Really Like It
6-3 The Islanders (13) Amapola
6-4 JJ All Stars, The* Wreck It Up (Instrumental)
6-5 Al Barry Wide A Wake In A Dream
6-6 The Johnny Arthey Orchestra* Young, Gifted & Black
6-7 George Dekker Pardon
6-8 Leslie Butler The Exit
6-9 Dimple Hinds & The Marvels Who Knows I Love You
6-10 Nora Dean & Dansak Album Of My Life
6-11 Rudolph Mowatt* Linda
6-12 Thunderball (3) My Twenty Eight

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Notes

Disc 6 is downloadable bonus disc, available only via Trojan Appreciation Society.

On the inside - each fully loaded CD is housed in a card sleeve with a different Trojan Records logo on the front to reflect the period - while the discs themselves also go into Trojan associated labels (as described above). The 50-page booklet contains extensive liner notes by set compiler and Reggae expert LAURENCE CANE-HONEYSETT (Author of "Young Gifted & Black - The Story Of Trojan Records" - see separate review) with the text peppered by period photos, album covers, trade reviews etc. There are also 4 full-length double-sided colour reproduction postcards featuring adverts for Trojan LPs and 45's, best-seller 7" single charts from the period, gig flyers etc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 602527753546
  • Barcode (Text): 6 02527 75354 6

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