Laurel Aitken

Laurel Aitken

Real Name:
Lorenzo Aitken, Laurel Aitken
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Born April 22, 1927 on Cuba, Laurel Aitken moved to Jamaica with his family as a child. In the 1950s, he became one of Jamaica's first recording artists, standing on the edge between r'n'b, boogie and ska. In the 1960s Aitken moved to England, where he managed to score a few chart hits and continued to play with various ska bands until his death from a heart attack in 2005, July 17.
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Laurel Aitken Discography

Albums

LR 1 Laurel Aitken Ska With Laurel (Album) Rio (2) LR 1 UK 1966 Sell This Version
DLM 5012 Laurel Aitken Says Fire (Album) Doctor Bird DLM 5012 UK 1969 Sell This Version
PSP 1012 Laurel Aitken The High Priest Of Reggae (Album) Pama Records PSP 1012 UK 1970 Sell This Version
DL. 3005 Laurel Aitken The Fantastic Laurel Aitken (Album) Hebra Records DL. 3005 Canada 1972 Sell This Version
CSLP 01 Laurel Aitken Moria Sofia(LP, Album) Count Shelly CSLP 01 UK 1973 Sell This Version
S 002 Laurel Aitken No More Sorrows(LP) Salamo Records S 002 UK 1982 Sell This Version
28AP- 3324 Floyd Lloyd & The Potato 5* Meet Laurel Aitken Floyd Lloyd & The Potato 5* Meet Laurel Aitken - Floyd Lloyd & The Potato 5 Meet Laurel Aitken (Album) Gaz's Rockin' Records 28AP- 3324 1987 Sell This Version
MASH 001 Potato 5 Featuring Laurel Aitken Potato 5 Featuring Laurel Aitken - True Fact(LP, Album) Rackit (2) MASH 001 UK 1988 Sell This Version
none Laurel Aitken Ringo The Gringo (Album) Unicorn Records (2) none UK 1990 Sell This Version
GRO-CD 008 Laurel Aitken The Story So Far... (Album) Grover Records GRO-CD 008 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
NXSFLP 02 The Ska-Flames* Featuring Laurel Aitken / Roland Alphonso / Lester Sterling The Ska-Flames* Featuring Laurel Aitken / Roland Alphonso / Lester Sterling - Damn Good (Album) Sun Shot Records NXSFLP 02 Japan 1995 Sell This Version
CRG 100017 Laurel Aitken With The Potato Five* Laurel Aitken With The Potato Five* - Rocksteady Party (Album) Columbia River Entertainment Group CRG 100017 US 1996 Sell This Version
MR 141 Laurel Aitken & The Skatalites Laurel Aitken & The Skatalites - Ska Titans: Laurel Aitken & The Skatalites (Album) Moon Ska MR 141 US 1999 Sell This Version
LQ 007 Laurel 'Lorenzo' Aitken* En Español (Album) Liquidator Music LQ 007 Spain 1999 Sell This Version
GRO-CD 048 Laurel Aitken With Court Jester's Crew Laurel Aitken With Court Jester's Crew - Jamboree (Album) Grover Records GRO-CD 048 Germany 2000 Sell This Version
TJACD150 Laurel Aitken Live At Club Ska (Album) Trojan Records TJACD150 UK 2004 Sell This Version
LQ 022 LP Laurel Aitken Superstar (Album) Liquidator Music LQ 022 LP Spain 2005 Sell This Version
CRDVD93 Laurel Aitken Live At Club Ska (2xDVD-V, PAL) Cherry Red Films CRDVD93 UK & Europe 2005 Sell This Version
SLCD01 Laurel Aitken & The Cookoomackastick Laurel Aitken & The Cookoomackastick - The N.1 Hits / The Very Last Concert And Studio Recordings(CD, Album + DVD) SouLove Records SLCD01 Italy 2007 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

45/XX 15 Laurel Aitken Nebuchnezer (Single) Kalypso 45/XX 15 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45/XX 16 Laurel Aitken Aiken's Boogie (Single) Kalypso 45/XX 16 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45/1570 Laurel Aitken & The Blue Beats (2) Laurel Aitken & The Blue Beats (2) - Marylee Melodisc (3) 45/1570 UK 1960 Sell This Version
none Laurel Aitken Judgment Day / Yea, Yea, Baby (Single) Duke Reid's none Jamaica 1960 Sell This Version
45/XX 19 Laurel Aitken & The Boogie Cats Laurel Aitken & The Boogie Cats - Baba Kill Me Goat (Single) Kalypso 45/XX 19 UK 1960 Sell This Version
ST.45 011 Laurel Aitken Boogie In My Bones / Little Sheila (Single) Starlite (2) ST.45 011 UK 1960 Sell This Version