Dave Barker (2)

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 1971 Dave teamed up with keyboard player Ansel Collins making the duo Dave & Ansel Collins.
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Dave Barker (2) Discography

Albums

Dave Barker (2) Meets The Upsetters Dave Barker (2) Meets The Upsetters - Prisoner Of Love (Album) Upsetter (2) UK 1970 Sell This Version
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

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 (Single) Treasure Isle Jamaica 1969 Sell This Version
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), Winston Hines Dave Barker (2), Winston Hines - Lucky Boy / Cool Down(7") Not On Label none Jamaica 1969 Sell This Version
none 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) You Betray Me (Single) Punch UK 1970 Sell This Version
BI-545 Techniques All Stars Aka Dave Barker (2) & Ansel Collins / Techniques* Techniques All Stars Aka Dave Barker (2) & Ansel Collins / Techniques* - Elfrego Bacca / Iron Joe(7") Big Shot BI-545 UK 1970 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) Prisoner Of Love / Shacks Of Mighty (Single) Punch UK 1970 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) & The Upsetters Dave Barker (2) & The Upsetters - Conqueror Version 3 / My Mother Law Upsetter Jamaica 1970 Sell This Version
Dave Barker (2) / Tommy McCook And The Supersonics* Dave Barker (2) / Tommy McCook And The Supersonics* - Funkey Reggae / I Love You My Baby (Single) Duke Records (2) Jamaica 1970 Sell This Version
US-330 Mel* And Dave* Mel* And Dave* - Spinning Wheel(7") Upsetter (2) US-330 UK 1970 Sell This Version
ACK113 Dave Barker (2) Johnny Dollar(7", Single) Ackee ACK113 UK 1970 Sell This Version
UN 562 Lester Sterling / Dave Barker (2) Lester Sterling / Dave Barker (2) - Slip Up / On Broadway(7") Unity (3) UN 562 UK 1970 Sell This Version
PH 42 Dave Barker (2) / Martin All Stars Dave Barker (2) / Martin All Stars - Reggae Meeting(7") Punch PH 42 UK 1970 Sell This Version
ERT 845 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 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
ACK 114 Lizzy & Dennis* / Bobby* & Dave* Lizzy & Dennis* / Bobby* & Dave* - Happy Go Lucky Girl / Sammy(7", Single) Ackee ACK 114 UK 1970 Sell This Version
US-347 Dave Barker (2) Sound Underground (7") Upsetter (2) US-347 UK 1970 Sell This Version
RAN-503 Dave Barker (2), Randy's All Stars Dave Barker (2), Randy's All Stars - October / Time Out(7") Randy's RAN-503 UK 1970 Sell This Version
HS-049 Dave Barker (2) / First Generation* Dave Barker (2) / First Generation* - She Want It / Give Him Up(7") High Note Records (2) HS-049 UK 1970 Sell This Version
none Dave Barker (2) / The Upsetters Dave Barker (2) / The Upsetters - Mr. Pitiful / Do You Like It(7", W/Lbl) Upsetter none Jamaica 1970 Sell This Version
JP-736 Dave Barker (2) / Norman Grant Dave Barker (2) / Norman Grant - The Fastest Man Alive / Bloodshot Eyes(7") Jackpot (2) JP-736 UK 1970 Sell This Version
none Dave Barker (2) & Bobby James / Dave Barker (2) Dave Barker (2) & Bobby James / Dave Barker (2) - You Said It / Hot Sauce(7") Jackpot (2) none Jamaica 1970 Sell This Version
JP-745 Dave Barker (2) Girl Of My Dreams(7", Single) Jackpot (2) JP-745 UK 1970 Sell This Version

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