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RSD DROPS 2021 > Various Artists - Studio One Soul

Various Artists

Studio One Soul

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Event: RSD DROPS 2021
Release Date: 7/17/2021
Format: 2 x LP
Label: Soul Jazz Records
Quantity: 1500
Release type: RSD Drops 2021 Jul 17th

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July Limited Run

Soul Jazz Records are releasing this 20th anniversary edition of their classic, Studio One Soul, on unique RSD Drops exclusive yellow vinyl (with download code).

Owned and founded by Clement "Coxsone" Dodd, Studio One's output serves as a comprehensive guide to the history of Reggae music. Studio One Soul tracks the link between American Funk and Soul and Jamaican Reggae at the legendary Studio One Records. Curtis Mayfield, Aretha Franklin, Otis Redding, The Temptations, King Floyd, Booker T and The MGs - all these artists had a huge influence on Jamaican artists and this album contains versions of songs by all of them. Featuring classic and rare Reggae Funk & Soul cuts from the Reggae giants alongside rarer cuts, this collection spans over 20 years of classic Reggae from the Rocksteady Funk through to the deep Roots music.


Side One
1. Leroy Sibbles Express Yourself
2. Norma Fraser Respect
3. Leroy Sibbles Groove Me
4. Sound Dimension Time Is Tight
5. The Heptones Message From A Black Man

Side Two
1. Otis Gayle I'll Be Around
2. Jerry Jones Still Water
3. Sound Dimension Soulful Strut
4. Richard Ace Can't Get Enough
5. The Chosen Few Don't Break Your Promise

Side Three
1. The Eternals Queen Of The Minstrels
2. Norma Fraser The First Cut Is The Deepest
3. Ken Parker How Strong
4. Ken Boothe Set Me Free

Side Four
1. Senior Soul Is It Because I'm Black
2. Jackie Mittoo Deeper & Deeper
3. Alton Ellis I Don't Want To Be Right
4. Willie Williams No One Can Stop Us