Dave Barker (2)

Real Name:
David John Crooks
Profile:
Jamaican deejay and singer born 1948 in Kingston. Dave Barker started his singing career in the group Two Tones with his two friends Brenton Matthews and Fathead. Barker then sang for a short while with The Techniques alongside Winston Riley and Bruce Ruffin before forming the duo Glen And Dave together with Glen Brown.

In 1969 Dave Barker went solo for the producer Lee Perry and had major success. In 1970 Dave teamed up with keyboard player Ansel Collins making the duo Dave & Ansel Collins.
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Albums

Dave Barker (2) - Prisoner Of Love album art Dave Barker (2) Meets The Upsetters Dave Barker (2) Meets The Upsetters - Prisoner Of Love (Album) Upsetter (2) Jamaica 1970 Sell This Version
BAY 001 Dave Barker (2) - Calling One Thousand Dread Locks album art Dennis Alcapone, Dave Barker (2) V. I. Pablo, Skin, Flesh & Bones Dennis Alcapone, Dave Barker (2) V. I. Pablo, Skin, Flesh & Bones - Calling One Thousand Dread Locks(LP) Chalwa (3) BAY 001 Jamaica 1978 Sell This Version
STLP 1008 Dave Barker (2) - Reggae Seggae - Volume One album art Dave* And Bobby* Dave* And Bobby* - Reggae Seggae - Volume One(LP, Album) Echo (10) STLP 1008 UK 1982 Sell This Version
MOON CD 046 Dave Barker (2) - Kingston Affair album art Dave Barker (2) & The Selecter Dave Barker (2) & The Selecter - Kingston Affair(CD, Album) Moon Ska Europe MOON CD 046 UK 2000 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - A Moment In Time album art Dave Barker (2) Meets Alberto Tarin With The Jazzin Reggae Band Dave Barker (2) Meets Alberto Tarin With The Jazzin Reggae Band - A Moment In Time Brixton Records Spain 2008 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

none Dave Barker (2) - Lucky Boy / Cool Down album art Dave Barker (2), Winston Hines Dave Barker (2), Winston Hines - Lucky Boy / Cool Down(7") Not On Label none Jamaica 1969 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - Heaven Less / Lady Love Light album art Vincent Gordon* / Glen* And Dave* Vincent Gordon* / Glen* And Dave* - Heaven Less / Lady Love Light Studio One UK 1969 Sell This Version
none Dave Barker (2) - Lock Jaw / My Desire album art Tommy McCook & Dave Barker (2) & The Supersonics / The Yardbrooms & Tommy McCook Tommy McCook & Dave Barker (2) & The Supersonics / The Yardbrooms & Tommy McCook - Lock Jaw / My Desire(7", W/Lbl) Treasure Isle none Jamaica 1969 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - Prisoner Of Love / Soul Juice album art Dave Barker (2) / The Upsetters Dave Barker (2) / The Upsetters - Prisoner Of Love / Soul Juice (Single) Upsetter Jamaica 1969 Sell This Version
none Dave Barker (2) - Your Love Is A Game / Specialize In Good Girls album art Dave Barker (2) / The Techniques Dave Barker (2) / The Techniques - Your Love Is A Game / Specialize In Good Girls(7", Single, W/Lbl) Techniques none Jamaica 1969 Sell This Version
none Dave Barker (2) - Prisoner Of Love / Mixture Of Version album art Dave Barker (2) / The Upsetters Dave Barker (2) / The Upsetters - Prisoner Of Love / Mixture Of Version(7") Upsetter none Jamaica 1969 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - Reggae Meeting / Soul Bone album art Dave Barker (2) / Martin All Stars Dave Barker (2) / Martin All Stars - Reggae Meeting / Soul Bone Punch UK 1970 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - Spinning Wheel album art Mel* And Dave* Mel* And Dave* - Spinning Wheel Upsetter (2) UK 1970 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - October / Time Out album art Dave Barker (2), Randy's All Stars Dave Barker (2), Randy's All Stars - October / Time Out Randy's Jamaica 1970 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - Funkey Reggae / I Love You My Baby album art The Yardbrooms, Dave Barker (2) The Yardbrooms, Dave Barker (2) - Funkey Reggae / I Love You My Baby (Single) Duke Records (2) Jamaica 1969 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - You Betray Me album art Dave Barker (2) You Betray Me (Single) Punch UK 1970 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - You Said It / Hot Sauce album art Bobby James (3) & Dave* / The Aggro Band* Bobby James (3) & Dave* / The Aggro Band* - You Said It / Hot Sauce Smash (2) UK 1970 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - Conqueror Version 3 / My Mother Law album art Dave Barker (2) & The Upsetters / Upsetters* Dave Barker (2) & The Upsetters / Upsetters* - Conqueror Version 3 / My Mother Law Upsetter Jamaica 1970 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - Girl Of My Dreams / On Broadway album art Dave Barker (2) Girl Of My Dreams / On Broadway (Single) Jackpot (2) Jamaica 1970 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - Shock Of Might album art Dave Barker (2) Shock Of Might (Single) Punch UK 1970 Sell This Version
Lloyd Charmers, Dave Barker (2) Lloyd Charmers, Dave Barker (2) - Follow Your Heart Humming Bird Jamaica 1970 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) - Shocks Of A Mighty / Set Me Free album art Dave Barker (2) & The Upsetters Dave Barker (2) & The Upsetters - Shocks Of A Mighty / Set Me Free (Single) Upsetter (2) Jamaica 1970 Sell This Version
UN 562 Dave Barker (2) - Slip Up / On Broadway album art Lester Sterling / Dave Barker (2) Lester Sterling / Dave Barker (2) - Slip Up / On Broadway(7") Unity (3) UN 562 UK 1970 Sell This Version
ERT 845 Dave Barker (2) - Man Short / She Want It album art Busty Brown / Dave Barker (2) Busty Brown / Dave Barker (2) - Man Short / She Want It(7") Escort ERT 845 UK 1970 Sell This Version
UN 567 Dave Barker (2) - Blessed Are The Meek / People's Voice album art Slim Smith & Dave Barker (2) / The Whip (4) Slim Smith & Dave Barker (2) / The Whip (4) - Blessed Are The Meek / People's Voice(7", Single) Unity (3) UN 567 UK 1970 Sell This Version