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CD Review: Maxi Priest – 2 The Max

Album: 2 The Max
Artist: Maxi Priest
Genre: Roots
Label: Relentless
Reviewer:
Jah Live (Dreadvibration Crew)
Rating: 5/5

Dem first two tune really set yuh inna di mood for some T.L.C. by candlelight. Maxi Priest as sweet as honey like always. Third tune a go tek yuh Skankin. And so it goes on on dis ya album that is o so sweet, that it will probebly give yuh honeysweet fingers when yuh buy it! But that’s dis man music for yuh….SWEET.

Sight up di man once pon di Summerjam Festival inna Germany where he performed along with other artists like Burning Spear an Culture , in front of 50 to 60,000 people (one mountain full a people o yes it was really pon a mountain!) and he gave them what they came for. I Saw all a dem lovers cling together an felt di Love on di mountain iya. (Great feelin…Lovin Vibes!!!)

Bought I first album by dis man in 1987 called Maxi Priest,that is produced by Willie Lindo and Sly & Robbie. With tunes like, Goodbye To Love Again, Same Old Story, Marcus, Some Guys Have All The Luck and of course WILD WORLD is also on dis ya album! And I must must be true…I like dis ya version better! Along whith tunes like,…Believe in Love, Tender Touch, Fields, Sweat A ’Go Buss (an wi all know wa dat mean), Like I do,Wildfire a.o.,…dis ya one a definitely worth checking, Mi tell yuh!

Yuh know di place fi get it, so I man advice…go get deh!

                                 Lovin Ites to yuh all an Jah Bless,…Always.

                                              I Jahlive I
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CD Review: Junior Delgado – Sons Of Slaves: Rebel Anthems From A Roots Legend

Junior Delgado

Album:

Sons Of Slaves: Rebel Anthems From A Roots Legend
Artist:

Junior Delgado
Label:

Trojan
Reviewer: Jah Live (Dreadvibration Crew)
Rating: 5/5

Born on August 25 inna Kingston Jamaica as Oscar Hibbert, better known to the most a you as Junior Delgado(Affectionately called’Jooks’). He began singing in his teens as Junior Hibbert.

At first with a vocal group called Time Unlimited but then decided in 1975 to go on his own, and changed his name into JUNIOR DELGADO. His debut album: Taste Of The Yong Heart was released in 1978.( In that same year the album Dance A Dub).

Effort (A.K.A.Brothers an Sisters)(1979) She loves it(1981)Bush master Revolution(1982)

Raggamuffin Year(1986) etc.

Inna him 30 year carreer him a record with nough other artists Lee Perry, Sly & Robbie , Dennis Brown ,… Him also appear on several other albums like: A Love Injection,

Essential Lee Perry: The Ultimate Upsetter,

Hidden Treasures One and Two, Jah Children Invasion Chapter IV,

Sly & Robbie T axi Soundand many many more.

Him a Passover in his residence in London at the age of 46……….

Him have three Children with him Wife Janet,and four other Children. Greatly missed, He is,….Truly. May Jah bless all a yuh family with di strengt to overcome this great loss.

But now mi Bredda,…spread yuh musical Vibes from Zion UpAbove,….Jah Love

 

                                           Raaaaspec an love fi yuh all!!!

 

                                                          I Jahlive I

Reggae Cd Review: Rihanna – Music of the Sun

Rihanna Album: Music of the Sun
Artist: Rihanna
Label: Def Jam
Genre: Dancehall/RnB
Reviewer: Leanne Clifford (bigupradio.com, UK)
Rating: 5/5

What a sweet beats album 4 the massive. Anyone can enjoy this!

So many styles and good vibes from Rihanna, a truly remarkable album.

With chunes like “Pon De Replay”, “La That La,La”, “You Dont Love Me (no,no,no)”, Theres a Thug In My Life”
and my personal favourite “Here We Go Again”.

Theres definetely something 4 everyone from Reggae, to up beat tempos and then to the more RnB lovers beat.
Pretty Impressed with this one.

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Cd Review – Anthony B – My Hope

Anthony B

Album: My Hope
Artist: Anthony B
Label: Minor 7 Flat 5
Reviewer: LeanneClifford
Rating: 5/5
   
A Truly uplifting album to follow the many, many before it..
Nuff respect to Anthony B for the good will and prosperity he spreads through his music.

More pon More tunes full of righteousness and love for Jah Rastafari.

U need to purchase this album, kick back and appreciate it. 

Huge Riddims Such As:
Rastaman She Love
Girl Look Fine
More Pon More
My Hope
Dancehall Thing ( Wicked Orchestral Riddim )
Watch Over My Head
Crown I

This album is consistent in its unity and pleasurable to listen to. !!
Enjoy !!

 
   

 

 

 

CD Review: Mikey Dread – Evolutionary Rockers: Dread At The Controls

Mikey Dread

Album: Evolutionary Rockers: Dread At The Controls
Artist: Mikey Dread
Label: Dread At The Controls
Reviewer: Jah Live (Dreadvibration Crew)
Rating: 5/5

Michael Campbell A.K.A. Mickey Dread,…(Original) Dread At The Controls. First releaased in 1978,an now again and it’s still wicked mi a seh!!!

First heared about the Man in 1983 with the album ?Pave the way?. After that one came Swalk (1982) Happy family(1989) Best Sellers (1991)s, Rasta In Control (2002) an many more.

A whole heap a Irieness Iya!!! An mi know that the man has done a lot more inna dem time(and is still doing now) Mixer engineer,music producer an Reggae consultant etc. Etc.
Him even play on Reggae Sunsplash Jamaica along with other featured artists including: Bob Marley, Jimmy Cliff, Inner Circle and Third World . A career to be respected!!! And that also counts for this new/older released album “Dread at the controls-Evolutionary Rockers”

Timeless tunes,for mi a love dem inna dat time,an still do inna dis ya time!!!

Raaaaspec to di Man Mickey Dread, …still di same dread at di controls, …Firm!

                        Keep on doing Jah Jah blessed works!

 

                                   One Love     I Jahlive I

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