Sir Collins

Real Name:
Clancy Collins
Profile:
Brittish Jamaican sound system owner and producer. He ran a sounds system and record stall in Petticoat Lane market in London selling ska and blue beat 45s. He started his Collins Down Beat label during the rocksteady era of 1967.

In 1968, Clancy also launched a very short-lived (one issue only) imprint, called Sounds Of Jamaica.

After Collins Down Beat, Clancy places product with Trojan Records between 1969 and 1971 releasing several singles on the subsidiaries Jackpot (2), Duke Records (2) and Smash (2). His studio bands at this time were The Earthquakes, The Diamonds (2) and The Dials.

In 1971, Clancy moved to the Ackee label before establishing his Sir Collins Music Wheel label in 1973. By 1975 Clancy had wrapped up Sir Collins Music Wheel in favour of the B&C Sound and Nice One imprints.
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Albums

WI-LP-001A PROD. CC COLLINS 10.2 171 T / WI-LP-001B Sir Collins - Live As One album art Delroy Wilson, Sir Collins Delroy Wilson, Sir Collins - Live As One(LP) Waricka WI-LP-001A PROD. CC COLLINS 10.2 171 T / WI-LP-001B UK 1975 Sell This Version
Sir Collins - Peace And Love album art Sir Collins / Various Sir Collins / Various - Peace And Love Collins Music UK 1977 Sell This Version
SC 001 Sir Collins - New Cross Fire Page One album art Sir Collins New Cross Fire Page One(LP) Sir Collins Music Wheel SC 001 UK 1981 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

CR 0012 Owen Gray And Sir Collins / Dudu (13), Bob Stackie And Sir Collins Owen Gray And Sir Collins / Dudu (13), Bob Stackie And Sir Collins - Take Off / Sweet Sweet Sweet(7", Single, TP, W/Lbl) Collins Down Beat CR 0012 UK 1968 Sell This Version
CR 0016 Owen Gray And Sir Collins / Alva "Reggie" Lewis Owen Gray And Sir Collins / Alva "Reggie" Lewis - Stand By Me / Sitting In The Park(7", Single, TP, W/Lbl) Collins Down Beat CR 0016 UK 1968 Sell This Version
SCMW 002 Sir Collins - We Shall Overcome / Freedom Train album art Sir Collins And The Versatiles / Sir Collins And Marilyn Webber* Sir Collins And The Versatiles / Sir Collins And Marilyn Webber* - We Shall Overcome / Freedom Train(7", Single) Sir Collins Music Wheel SCMW 002 UK 1973 Sell This Version
SC 07 Sir Collins - Big Man / Dr Do Good // Can´t Get No Satisfaction / I Get Satisfaction album art Sir Collins & The Versatiles / Collins* Sir Collins & The Versatiles / Collins* - Big Man / Dr Do Good // Can´t Get No Satisfaction / I Get Satisfaction(7", EP) Sir Collins Music Wheel SC 07 UK 1973 Sell This Version
Sir Collins - Darlin Come Home album art Honey Boy / Sir Collins Honey Boy / Sir Collins - Darlin Come Home (Single) B&C Sound 1975 Sell This Version
BC 001 Sir Collins - Dread Man Music album art Big Dread, Sir Collins & Black Slade* Big Dread, Sir Collins & Black Slade* - Dread Man Music(7") B&C Sound BC 001 UK 1975 Sell This Version
CR.013A, CR.015A Sir Collins - Still Of The Night/ I Will Be Waiting album art Sir Collins, Owen Gray Sir Collins, Owen Gray - Still Of The Night/ I Will Be Waiting(7", Single) Collins Down Beat, Collins Down Beat CR.013A, CR.015A UK 2009 Sell This Version
N001A / N002A Sir Collins - Africa / Blood And Fire album art Unity Stars / Sir Collins & Big Dread Unity Stars / Sir Collins & Big Dread - Africa / Blood And Fire(7", Single) Collins Music N001A / N002A UK 2009 Sell This Version
CR.012 Sir Collins - Take Off album art Sir Collins, Owen Gray Sir Collins, Owen Gray - Take Off(7", Single) Collins Down Beat CR.012 UK 2009 Sell This Version
Sir Collins - Exodus / Fight Life album art Sir Collins & The Versatiles / Collins* & Honey Boy Sir Collins & The Versatiles / Collins* & Honey Boy - Exodus / Fight Life Sir Collins Music Wheel UK Unknown Sell This Version
SC 06 Sir Collins - Gypsy Woman / I'm Free / Shakedown / Sir Collins album art Sir Collins & The Versatiles Sir Collins & The Versatiles - Gypsy Woman / I'm Free / Shakedown / Sir Collins(7", EP) Sir Collins Music Wheel SC 06 UK Unknown Sell This Version
SC 009 A-Z Sir Collins - Memories Of Don Drumands / You Touch My Soul / My Story Of Love / Blowing For Love - EP album art Don Drummond, Sir Collins, The Versatiles, Rico Rodriguez Don Drummond, Sir Collins, The Versatiles, Rico Rodriguez - Memories Of Don Drumands / You Touch My Soul / My Story Of Love / Blowing For Love - EP(7", EP) Sir Collins Music Wheel SC 009 A-Z Unknown Sell This Version
CR.018 Sir Collins - Sitting In The Park / Africa Blowing	 album art Uniques* & Sir Collins Uniques* & Sir Collins - Sitting In The Park / Africa Blowing (7", RE) Collins Down Beat CR.018 UK Unknown Sell This Version
HM-2353 Sir Collins - Excidous / New Port West album art Dread Collings* Excidous / New Port West(7") HAM Records HM-2353 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
SMW 002A Sir Collins - Special Release album art Sir Collins Special Release(7") Sir Collins Music Wheel SMW 002A UK Unknown Sell This Version
none Sir Collins - Unknown album art Sir Collins Unknown(7", Single, W/Lbl) Sir Collins Music Wheel none UK Unknown Sell This Version
SC 08 Sir Collins - Big Teacher / Once I Was Lonely album art Sir Collins & The Versatiles Sir Collins & The Versatiles - Big Teacher / Once I Was Lonely(7") Sir Collins Music Wheel SC 08 UK Unknown Sell This Version
none Sir Collins - Nana / I'm Restless album art Sir Collins And The Versatiles / Al Campbell & The Thrillers Sir Collins And The Versatiles / Al Campbell & The Thrillers - Nana / I'm Restless(7", Single, W/Lbl) Sir Collins Music Wheel none UK Unknown Sell This Version