Studio One

Studio One

Profile:
Studio One (also known as "Studio 1") is the most revered and outstanding record label in the history of Jamaican music having introduced many reggae stars to the world.
It was one of the many labels formed by producer Clement "Coxsone" Dodd.

The original location of the operation and its recording studio was 13 Brentford Road, Kingston 5, Jamaica W.I.
In recognition of the importance of Mr. Dodd and the studio the street was renamed by the Kingston and St Andrew Corporation (the city government) on May 1st, 2004 from Brentford Road to Studio One Boulevard.

Here's some of the related companies that shared the same Brentford Road address:
Manufacturing
Jamaica Record Manufacturers Ltd.
Jamaica Recording Mfg. Co. Ltd.
Distribution
Studio 1 Records
Copyrights and Company credits
Jamaica Recording And Publishing Studio Limited
Publishing
Jamrec Music
Recording Studio
Jamaica Recording Studio.
Sublabels
Contact Info:
Coxsone's Music City
3135 Fulton St.
Brooklyn NY 11208
phone # 718-277-4166
Sites:
[l19313]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
. Thou Shall Not Steal / Soul Stew  album cover Wailing Souls, Sound Dimension Wailing Souls, Sound Dimension - Thou Shall Not Steal / Soul Stew(7", Single, W/Lbl) Studio One . Jamaica 1970 Sell This Version
0002 Mello Dub  album cover Dub Specialist Mello Dub(LP, Album) Coxsone Records, Studio One 0002 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
7cd 8113-a Zoot Simms Small Garden (7", Single) Studio One, Studio One 7cd 8113-a Jamaica 1972 Sell This Version
8M-00018 Jah Dread / Soul People  album cover Prince Jazzbo / The Beltones Prince Jazzbo / The Beltones - Jah Dread / Soul People(7") Studio One, Studio One 8M-00018 US Unknown Sell This Version
9 You Must Be Sorry  album cover Roy Richards & The Ramblers (6) Roy Richards & The Ramblers (6) - You Must Be Sorry(7", Single) Studio One 9 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
0015 Creation  album cover Lennie Hibbert Creation (Album) 0015 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
0016 On Top  album cover The Heptones On Top (Album) 0016 Jamaica 1968 Sell This Version
0017 Swing Easy  album cover Various Swing Easy(LP, Comp, RP) Studio One 0017 US Unknown Sell This Version
17 What A Agony / Western Standard Time  album cover The Eagles*, Roy Richards And His Ramblers* The Eagles*, Roy Richards And His Ramblers* - What A Agony / Western Standard Time 17 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
0018 On Top  album cover The Heptones On Top(LP, Album) Studio One 0018 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
21 Born A Free Man / Love And Obey  album cover Freddie McGregor, Al Campbell, Audrey Johnson (2) Freddie McGregor, Al Campbell, Audrey Johnson (2) - Born A Free Man / Love And Obey(7", W/Lbl) Fab, Studio One 21 UK Unknown Sell This Version
8 / 7 Dont Want To See You Cry / I Need You  album cover Ken Boothe / The Wailers Ken Boothe / The Wailers - Dont Want To See You Cry / I Need You(7", Single) Studio One 8 / 7 Jamaica 1966 Sell This Version
100 Meet Me In Jamaica With Sunshine  album cover The Hiltonaires (2) Meet Me In Jamaica With Sunshine (Album) 100 Jamaica 1966 Sell This Version
102 How To Stop Smoking In 7 Days  album cover Dr. J Robert Spiegel How To Stop Smoking In 7 Days(LP) Studio One 102 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
103 Jamaica All Stars Volume 1  album cover Various Jamaica All Stars Volume 1 (Comp) 103 Jamaica 1966 Sell This Version
112 Mr. Rocksteady  album cover Ken Boothe Mr. Rocksteady (Album) 112 US 1971 Sell This Version
00330 Im Flash Forward  album cover Cedric Im Brooks* Im Flash Forward (Album) 00330 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
1957A Delroy Wilson Run For Your Life(7", RP) Studio One 1957A Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
1983 Natty Chalwa   album cover Lone Ranger Natty Chalwa (7", RP) Studio One 1983 Jamaica 2013 Sell This Version
2002 Come Dance With Me  album cover Alpha Boys Band Come Dance With Me(CD) Alpha Boys School 2002 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
3761 Never Give Up  album cover Sugar Minott Never Give Up(7") Studio One 3761 Unknown Sell This Version
9015 Solid Gold  album cover Various Solid Gold (Comp) 9015 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
103325 The Loving Song  album cover Nicole Croisille The Loving Song(7", Single) Studio One 103325 Australia 1979 Sell This Version
0030-6014 / SO-0014 Evening Time  album cover Jackie Mittoo And The Soul Vendors Jackie Mittoo And The Soul Vendors - Evening Time(LP, RP) Studio One 0030-6014 / SO-0014 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
3053 / 3035 I was Born To Beloved / My Heart Crys Out  album cover The Righteous Flames, The Tonetts The Righteous Flames, The Tonetts - I was Born To Beloved / My Heart Crys Out(7", Single) Studio One 3053 / 3035 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
11661-7840-2 Truths And Rights  album cover Johnny Osbourne Truths And Rights(CD, Album, Dlx, RE, RM) Heartbeat Records (2), Studio One 11661-7840-2 UK, Europe & US 2008 Sell This Version
A 376 A Fish Called Wanda / Un Poisson Nomme Wanda  album cover John Du Prez A Fish Called Wanda / Un Poisson Nomme Wanda(LP, Album) Milan A 376 France 1988 Sell This Version
AL 8305 Forward  album cover The Abyssinians Forward (Comp, Album) AL 8305 US 1982 Sell This Version
AL 8309 The Skatalites Scattered Lights (Album) AL 8309 Canada 1984 Sell This Version
bcwax02 Get It Together  album cover Sola Rosa Get It Together(LP, Album, Ltd, Num, Τra) BC Wax bcwax02 New Zealand 2010 Sell This Version
BLANK Love Me Forever  album cover Carlton And The Shoes Love Me Forever(LP, Mono) Studio One BLANK UK Unknown Sell This Version
Blank See Dem A Come / Don’t Cry Little Girl  album cover Zoot Simms / Ken Boothe Zoot Simms / Ken Boothe - See Dem A Come / Don’t Cry Little Girl(7", W/Lbl) Studio One Blank Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
BLP 201 Natural Reggae  album cover Various Natural Reggae (Comp) BLP 201 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
BLP202 A Scorcha From Studio One Volume 2  album cover Various A Scorcha From Studio One Volume 2(LP, Comp, Ora) Studio One BLP202 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
BM 00026A For The Good Times / Crime Don't Pay  album cover Glen Miller, Prince Jazzbo Glen Miller, Prince Jazzbo - For The Good Times / Crime Don't Pay(7") Studio One BM 00026A US Unknown Sell This Version
BOLP-205A Freedom Sounds  album cover Various Freedom Sounds(LP, Comp, RE) Studio One, Coxsone Records BOLP-205A Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
BOLP-250 Freedom Sounds  album cover Various Freedom Sounds (Comp) BOLP-250 UK Unknown Sell This Version
BOLP-250A Freedom Sound  album cover Various Freedom Sound(LP, Comp, RE, RP) Studio One BOLP-250A US Unknown Sell This Version
BRL-004 Let Sleeping Dogs Lie / Rome Rome  album cover Devon Russel* & Black Roots Players / Sugar Minott Devon Russel* & Black Roots Players / Sugar Minott - Let Sleeping Dogs Lie / Rome Rome(12") Studio One BRL-004 US 1980 Sell This Version
C. 40 / C. 41 Hooligans / Maga Dog  album cover The Wailers, Peter Touch* The Wailers, Peter Touch* - Hooligans / Maga Dog(7", Single) Studio One C. 40 / C. 41 Jamaica 1965 Sell This Version
CCD 7307 People Make The World Go Round  album cover Hortense Ellis People Make The World Go Round(7") Studio One CCD 7307 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
CCDODD 53 El Bang Bang  album cover Jackie Mittoo El Bang Bang(7") Studio One CCDODD 53 Jamaica 1966 Sell This Version
CD-1006 Man From Galilee  album cover Various Man From Galilee(CD, Comp, RE) Tabernacle Records, Studio One CD-1006 US 2001 Sell This Version
CD-1030 Danger In Your Eyes  album cover Judah Eskender "Ta Fa Ri"* Danger In Your Eyes CD-1030 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
CD-1031 I Am The Ruler  album cover Anthony Rocky Ellis I Am The Ruler CD-1031 Jamaica 1979 Sell This Version
CD-1033 I Am The Toughest  album cover Peter Tosh I Am The Toughest(7") Studio One CD-1033 Jamaica 1978 Sell This Version
CD-1034 Rub A Dub Style / Dub Style Version  album cover Ranking Michigan & General Smilie* / Sound Dimensions* Ranking Michigan & General Smilie* / Sound Dimensions* - Rub A Dub Style / Dub Style Version(7", Single) Studio One CD-1034 Jamaica 1979 Sell This Version
CD 1035 Happy Valley  album cover Rheuben Alexander* Happy Valley(7", Single) Studio One CD 1035 Jamaica 1979 Sell This Version
CD-1036 One Love  album cover Bob Marley One Love(7") Studio One CD-1036 Jamaica 1978 Sell This Version
CD-1037 Un Poquito  album cover Sugar Belly & Rheuben Alexander* Sugar Belly & Rheuben Alexander* - Un Poquito(7") Studio One CD-1037 Jamaica 1978 Sell This Version
CD-1040 Double Minded Man  album cover Anthony (Rocky) Ellis* Double Minded Man(7") Studio One CD-1040 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
CD-1041 Stick Together  album cover Wailing Souls, The* Stick Together(7") Studio One CD-1041 Jamaica 1978 Sell This Version
CD - 1042 Be Wise My Brethren  album cover George Allen Be Wise My Brethren(7") Studio One CD - 1042 Jamaica 1978 Sell This Version
CD-1127 Best Of Rolando Alphonso  album cover Rolando Alphonso* Best Of Rolando Alphonso(CD, Comp, RE) Studio One CD-1127 US 2001 Sell This Version
CD 1267 Hottest Hits Vol. 2  album cover Various Hottest Hits Vol. 2(CD, Comp) Studio One, Treasure Isle CD 1267 US Unknown Sell This Version
CD-9016 Now  album cover Jackie Mittoo Now(CD) Studio One CD-9016 US 2002 Sell This Version
CDB 1000 Scattered Lights  album cover The Skatalites Scattered Lights (Album) CDB 1000 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
CD HB 111/112 One Love  album cover Bob Marley And The Wailers* One Love (Comp, Album) CD HB 111/112 US 1991 Sell This Version
CDODD-II-1 & CDODD-II-4 Push Wood / Done With A Friend  album cover Jackie Opel Push Wood / Done With A Friend(7", Single, W/Lbl) Studio One CDODD-II-1 & CDODD-II-4 Jamaica 1965 Sell This Version
CDSAD5 Melankolic Sampler  album cover Various Melankolic Sampler(CD, Comp, Smplr) Melankolic, Melankolic CDSAD5 Europe 1998 Sell This Version
CD-SOR-002 Money Maker  album cover Various Money Maker(CD, Comp, RE, RM) Studio One CD-SOR-002 North America (inc Mexico) 2016 Sell This Version
CD-SOR-003 Studio One Radio Show  album cover Various Studio One Radio Show(CD, Album, Comp, Mixed) Studio One CD-SOR-003 North America (inc Mexico) 2016 Sell This Version
CD-SOR-006 Foundation Ska  album cover The Skatalites Foundation Ska(2xCD, Comp, RE, RM) Studio One CD-SOR-006 North America (inc Mexico) 2017 Sell This Version
CDTOG1 All You Need Is Love  album cover Bandaged All You Need Is Love(CD, Single) TOGs Calendar CDTOG1 UK 2009 Sell This Version
CHH-001 Don’t You Wanna Go / I Believe In Love  album cover Benny Williams Don’t You Wanna Go / I Believe In Love(12") Studio One CHH-001 US Unknown Sell This Version
CMCD 01000 Let's Get It On!  album cover Rosco Gordon Let's Get It On! (Album) CMCD 01000 US Unknown Sell This Version
CMCD 41234 African Countries  album cover Carl McDonald (2) African Countries(CD, Album) Studio One CMCD 41234 US Unknown Sell This Version
C+N 2 XIII / C+N 0I - I United We Stand / Sweet Message (Big Five)  album cover Winston & Ceceil, Sound Dimension Winston & Ceceil, Sound Dimension - United We Stand / Sweet Message (Big Five)(7") Studio One C+N 2 XIII / C+N 0I - I Jamaica 1970 Sell This Version
C&N 7 Leroy Sibbles, The Heptones Leroy Sibbles, The Heptones - Do Your Thing / Young Generation (Let Us Try)(7", Single) Studio One, Studio One C&N 7 Jamaica 1969 Sell This Version
CN-2224 Red Rose  album cover The Gay Lads* Red Rose(7", Single, RP) Studio One CN-2224 US Unknown Sell This Version
CN 2710 Ken Boothe When I Fall In Love CN 2710 Jamaica 1974 Sell This Version
CN 3019 This Old Man Version / This Old Mans  album cover Sugar* & Soul Vendors* / Sugar Minott Sugar* & Soul Vendors* / Sugar Minott - This Old Man Version / This Old Mans(7", RP) Studio One CN 3019 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
CN 3049 Bionic Dub  album cover Dub Specialist Bionic Dub(LP, Album) Studio One CN 3049 Jamaica 1975 Sell This Version
CN 3122 King Of Sax  album cover Rolando Alphanso* King Of Sax(LP, Album) Studio One CN 3122 Jamaica 1975 Sell This Version
CN-3269 Love Won't Come Easy  album cover The Heptones Love Won't Come Easy(7", RE) Studio One CN-3269 US Unknown Sell This Version
CN-3282 Heavy Rock  album cover Sound Dimensions* Heavy Rock(7", RE) Studio One CN-3282 US Unknown Sell This Version
CN3300 Danger In Your Eyes  album cover Ronald Merrils*, Sound Dimension Ronald Merrils*, Sound Dimension - Danger In Your Eyes(7") Studio One CN3300 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
CN 3300 Danger In Your Eyes  album cover Don Evans (3) & The Paragons / Soul Vendors* Don Evans (3) & The Paragons / Soul Vendors* - Danger In Your Eyes(7", Single, RE) Studio One CN 3300 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
CN3381 Have No Fair  album cover Sugar Minott Have No Fair(7") Studio One CN3381 US Unknown Sell This Version
CN 3442 Homer L. Crosdale* Reggae Music(7", Single, W/Lbl) Studio One CN 3442 Jamaica 1975 Sell This Version
CN 3853 A / B Sweet Talking / Mr Fix It  album cover The Heptones, Winston Francis The Heptones, Winston Francis - Sweet Talking / Mr Fix It CN 3853 A / B Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
C. N. 3853A / C. N. 3853B Sweet Talking / Mr. Fix It  album cover The Heptones, Winston Francis The Heptones, Winston Francis - Sweet Talking / Mr. Fix It(12", Single) Studio One C. N. 3853A / C. N. 3853B Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
CN 4344 / 4345 See A Man Face  album cover Horace Andy See A Man Face(7", Red) Studio One CN 4344 / 4345 US Unknown Sell This Version
COX 1001 Wish You A Merry Christmas  album cover Doreen Schaffer* Wish You A Merry Christmas(7") Studio One COX 1001 US Unknown Sell This Version
COX 1002 Trigger Happy  album cover Dolly Man Trigger Happy(7") Studio One COX 1002 US Unknown Sell This Version
COX -1003 Give Me Jahovia / Humble Yourself  album cover Plyiers* / Jah Mike Plyiers* / Jah Mike - Give Me Jahovia / Humble Yourself(7") Studio One COX -1003 US Unknown Sell This Version
COX 1004 Without Love / Maria Ellena  album cover Ken Boothe / Roland Alphonso Ken Boothe / Roland Alphonso - Without Love / Maria Ellena(7", RP) Studio One COX 1004 US Unknown Sell This Version
COX 1009 Caroline  album cover Frankie Paul Caroline(7") Studio One COX 1009 US Unknown Sell This Version
COX 1010 Theme From The Party / New Lover  album cover Roland Alphanso* & Leslie Milliner / Sugar Massive Roland Alphanso* & Leslie Milliner / Sugar Massive - Theme From The Party / New Lover(7") Studio One COX 1010 US 1993 Sell This Version
CP–01 Don’t Touch  album cover Audrey Hall Don’t Touch (Single) CP–01 US Unknown Sell This Version
C & R 001 Carl Robinson (7) Prospector The Belfast Jam Setters Carl Robinson (7) Prospector The Belfast Jam Setters - Message To Santa(12") Studio One C & R 001 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
CS-73 Beard Man Ska / Mr Landlord  album cover The Skatalites / Basil Gabbidon The Skatalites / Basil Gabbidon - Beard Man Ska / Mr Landlord (Single) CS-73 Jamaica 1965 Sell This Version
CS 0173 Fling It Gimmie / Baby Face  album cover The Gladiators / Sound Dimension The Gladiators / Sound Dimension - Fling It Gimmie / Baby Face(7", Single, W/Lbl) Studio One CS 0173 Jamaica 1969 Sell This Version
CS908 Mama Pray  album cover General Smiley & The Soundemensions* General Smiley & The Soundemensions* - Mama Pray(7") Studio One CS908 US Unknown Sell This Version
C. S. 1053 Power Version / Marjie  album cover Dennis Alcapone / The Blues Blasters Dennis Alcapone / The Blues Blasters - Power Version / Marjie C. S. 1053 Jamaica 1972 Sell This Version
CS-1062 Get In The Groove  album cover The Heptones Get In The Groove(7") Studio One CS-1062 US Unknown Sell This Version
CS 1080-1 Ken Boothe / The Skatalites Ken Boothe / The Skatalites - Moving Away / Street Of Gold(7", Single, RE) Studio One CS 1080-1 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
CS 1087 Green Moon / Egal OK  album cover The Soul Brothers Green Moon / Egal OK(7") Studio One CS 1087 Jamaica 1965 Sell This Version
CS 1110 The First Cut Is The Deepest   album cover Norma Frazer* The First Cut Is The Deepest (7", Blu) Studio One CS 1110 US Unknown Sell This Version
CS 1142 / CS 017 Rocking Sweet Pea / Change Of Plan  album cover Soul Vendors* / Joe Higgs Soul Vendors* / Joe Higgs - Rocking Sweet Pea / Change Of Plan(7", Single, RE) Studio One CS 1142 / CS 017 Jamaica 1972 Sell This Version

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dontknow

dontknow

March 7, 2017
Was wondering about the UK issues are they any better (had an eye on The Termites Do the Rock Steady) am I right in thinking the quality is better
clarkmussel

clarkmussel

November 9, 2014
edited over 3 years ago
The music is indeed topnotch, but the recent black and white label represses using the classic 1 Studio logo shown above are truly appalling. It's as if they have mastered from the most horrible crackly copies they can find. Truly awful quality to the point of being unplayable. Other represses can be better but it is the usual lottery with Jamaican pressings off old vinyl. None of it will be perfect (or anything close)!
Rootsically

Rootsically

September 18, 2014
True, but the music is TOPnotch
kuma.chan

kuma.chan

October 13, 2012
In my opinion the most consistently crap pressings to come out of Jamaica, which is a shame considering they produced some of the greatest reggae ever. I've found that the US pressings from (I believe) mid-1980s with a yellow background, a large red "1" and black text tend to be of reasonable quality and worth seeking out for any releases you'd like to *listen* to!
napoleonPL

napoleonPL

June 15, 2012
edited over 6 years ago
Hello everyone, I have an idea, to help distinguishing different Studio One presses.
As we all know, there were several label variations (see http://www.downbeat-special.co.uk/LABELS/studio.html ,
and more on that essential site)
Perhaps we can use some short comment in format field to describe, which one is that.
Only problem i see here is to find short and well describing terms. Or maybe there are existing ones?
What do You think?