Desmond Dekker & The Aces - 007 (Shanty Town) - 12" Magenta Vinyl LP Record
1LP on 180g Audiophile Magenta Coloured Vinyl
Limited Edition - 200 of 750 Individually Numbered Copies
Desmond Dekker recorded some of his best-known songs together with his backing group the Aces (consisting of Wilson James and Easton Barrington Howard). Their debut album007 (Shanty Town)includes their single of the same name, which made him Jamaican music's first 'outernational' superstar, reaching #14 on the UK charts. You'll hear how the ska music from the mid-60s developing into the rocksteady sound. This is where it all started before Desmond became the international star, famous because of his international hits, such as "Israelites" (1968) and "It Miek" (1969).
A1 007 (Shanty Town) A2 Unity A3 Wise Man A4 Rude Boy Train A5 You've Got Your Troubles A6 Rudie Got Soul
B1 Mother Young Gal B2 Keep A Cool Head B3 Shing-A-Ling B4 Mother Long Tongue B5 Personal Possession B6 Sweet Music
2023 Music On Vinyl Reissue - MOVLP2347 UPC: 8719262029125
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