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Freedom Train - Laurel Aitken - The Godfather Of Ska Anthology (CD)

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  1. Oct 09,  · Born in Cuba of mixed Jamaican and Cuban descent as Lorenzo Aitken, singer Laurel Aitken () is today remembered as “The Godfather of Ska.” The precursor to reggae, ska drew from Caribbean styles like calypso and mento as well as from American jazz and R&B; by the early s, it was the predominant style of music in Jamaica.
  2. Released 12/10/ Featuring 52 of Laurel Aitken’s most popular recordings from a period spanning more than thirty years, this 2CD anthology provides the perfect opportunity to discover why he remained such a revered figure for so long. Highlighting a variety of styles, from Mento through Ja.
  3. Release Details. Artist: Laurel Aitken Album: Anthology: The Godfather Of Ska Year: Label: Pressure Drop. Length: min 32 sec. Subgenres Record Quality. Bitrate: kbps (VBR).
  4. Tracklist with lyrics of the album ANTHOLOGY: GODFATHER OF SKA [] from Laurel Aitken: Nebuchenezer - Aitken's Boogie - Boogie Rock - Come Back Jeannie -.
  5. Jul 27,  · Freedom Train 3 Peace Perfect 4 Bad Minded Woman 5 Devil or Angel 6 You Are My Sunshine More By Laurel Aitken See All. The Story So Far The Godfather of Ska Anthology The High Priest of Reggae (Remastered) Ska with Laurel (Remastered) Jamboree Everybody Ska! Rudi Got Married ( to ).
  6. Jul 17,  · Laurel Aitken discography and songs: Music profile for Laurel Aitken, born 22 April Genres: Ska, Jamaican Ska, Skinhead Reggae. Albums include Tougher Than Tough: The Story of Jamaican Music, Absolute Beginners, and Ska With Laurel.
  7. The Legendary Godfather of Ska, Vol. 3, a Compilation of songs by Laurel Aitken with The Skatalites. Released 11 January on Unicorn (catalog no. PHZA; Vinyl 12"). Genres: Jamaican Ska. Featured peformers: Laurel Aitken (producer), The Skatalites (guest).
  8. Laurel Aitken fue un cantante, conocido como uno de los creadores de la música ska jamaicana a finales de los años Fue el primer cantante jamaicano en hacerse famoso en Europa, adelantándose a Bob Marley. Aitken, cuyo verdadero nombre era Lorenzo Aitken, nació en Cuba y era hermano del también cantante Bobby Aitken.

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