Version Galore (Cass, Album). Version Galore (LP, Album, RE). Trojan Records.
Album · 1972 · 12 Songs. U-Roy's debut album features his wildly idiosyncratic rants atop a stack of reggae hits. His skewed lyrical sense adds some surreal fun to the tracks, whether he's expanding on the original lyrics or just making with exuberant nonsense (or doing both, as on "Tide Is High"). Bits of John Holt's original vocal lend a sweet contrast to U-Roy's boisterous rapping on "Wear You to the Ball. And there's plenty of good-natured humor, as he shouts, "Right on, brother!" back at the vocalists on "Rock Away. Version Galore U-Roy.
For the South African cricketer, see Hugh Roy (cricketer). In 1975, the album Dread in a Babylon was released in the US, Europe and Jamaica by Virgin Records. The album achieved significant sales in the UK which was due in part to the ongoing expansion of the Virgin label and stores. The track "Runaway Girl" from the album was released as a single in Europe that same year. The success of Dread in a Babylon led to a series of Tony Robinson produced albums: Natty Rebel (1976), Rasta Ambassador (1977) and Jah Son of Africa (1978). Virgin to re-release the original Paragons' track from 1967 and the 1971 U-Roy version as a single that same year. His most recent album is Pray Fi Di People which was released in 2012.
Tracklist: 1. Your Ace From Space, 2. On The Beach, 3. Version Galore, 4. True Confession, 5. Tide Is High, 6. Things You Love, 7. The Same Song, 8. Happy Go Lucky Girl, 9. Rock Away, 10. Wear You To The Ball, 11. Don’t Stay Away, 12. Hot Po. 1. Your Ace From Space.
Versions galore, you can hear them by the score, I could give you some more for sure," U-Roy shouts out on the title track of Version Galore, and indeed he could and did, recording scores and scores of versions of classic Jamaican hits. This album gathers up a dozen of some of his earliest, all cut for Duke Reid at Treasure Isle studio between 1969 and 1970. Included is one of his chartbusters, a version of the Paragons' "Wear You to the Ball
Is Version Galore the best album by U-Roy? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. U-Roy Version Galore New/Sealed Re-release of Treasure Island Europe Import Condition: New. Time left: 2d 20h 38m 46s. Ships to: Worldwide. U-ROY - VERSION GALORE- UNIQUE 4 SONG DESIGN PRINT T SHIRT- WHITE- EXTRA LARGE Condition: New. Time left: 3d 5h 5m 52s.
On this page you can listen to mp3 music free or download album or mp3 track to your PC, phone or tablet. In studio record of this music release "Version Galore" attended those artists: Byron Smith (Engineer), Watch now the music video U-Roy - Version Galore: U Roy Version Galore 1970 01 Your ace from space. U Roy - On The Beach. U Roy 1970 Version Galore Treasure Isle. Legendary DJ, U-Roy performs "Version Galore" at Treasure Isle recording studios.
Album: Version Galore, Artist: U-Roy, MusicBrainzID: 0ea-fd2e646c9034, data, artwork, cover, cdart, spine, back cover. Album Title U-Roy Version Galore (0 users). Track List 01) Your Ace From Space 02) On the Beach 03) Version Galore 04) True Confession 05) Tide Is High 06) Things You Love 07) The Same Song 08) Happy Go Lucky Girl 09) Rock Away 10) Wear You to the Ball 11) Don't Stay Away 12) Hot Pop. 2:53 2:43 3:12 2:37 2:45 2:55 3:07 3:15 3:07 2:34 2:36 2:44.
|A1||Your Ace From Space|
|A2||On The Beach|
|A5||Tide Is High|
|A6||Things You Love|
|B1||The Same Song|
|B2||Happy Go Lucky Girl|
|B4||Wear You To The Ball|
|B5||Don't Stay Away|
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