Various Artists: The Best Of Trojan DJ Reggae, Vol. 1 (Vinyl LP)

Various Artists: The Best Of Trojan DJ Reggae, Vol. 1 (Vinyl LP)

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Limited vinyl LP pressing, released to coincide with the re-launching of the classic Reggae Label Trojan Records. Trojan is a British record label founded in 1968. They have become one of the most influential Reggae Labels of all-time, specializing in Ska, Rocksteady, Reggae and Dub music. This collection highlights the early development of toasting on disc between 1969 and 1973. By the early 70s, DJ Reggae had become an integral part of the Jamaican sound, influencing a variety of styles, from Ragga to Hip-Hop; Features King Stitt, Count Matchuki, U Roy, Dave & Ansel Collins, King Sporty, Dennis Alcapone and others. Fire Corner (King Stitt), Matchuki's Cooking (Aka It Is I) (Count Matchuki), Pop a Top (Andy Capp), Jack of My Trade (Sir Lord Comic), Wear You to the Ball (U Roy), Draw Your Brakes (Scotty), Monkey Spanner (Dave ; Ansel Collins), For Our Desire (King Sporty), President Mash Up the Resident (Shorty the President), S 90 Skank (Big Youth), Tighten Up Skank (Dillinger), Teach the Children (Dennis Alcapone)