THE BEST OF by FREDDY MCKAY

SKU98799
ArtistFREDDY MCKAY
TitleTHE BEST OF
LabelONLY ROOTS
Catalog #ORLP 14
Genre
ReleaseWeek 35 - 2017
FormatVinyl - EULP
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Tracks

  1. It's Running Over
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/t/98799_the_best_of/1_its_running_over.mp3
  2. Rome
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/t/98799_the_best_of/2_rome.mp3
  3. Praising The Father
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/t/98799_the_best_of/3_praising_the_father.mp3
  4. How Can I
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/t/98799_the_best_of/4_how_can_i.mp3
  5. When The Right Time Come
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/t/98799_the_best_of/5_when_the_right_time_come.mp3
  6. Blow Wind
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/t/98799_the_best_of/6_blow_wind.mp3
  7. Sweet And Sour
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/t/98799_the_best_of/7_sweet_and_sour.mp3
  8. Some A Dem Run Away
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/t/98799_the_best_of/8_some_a_dem_run_away.mp3

Description

Repress from the fourth studio album by Freddy McGray from 1977, so not a compilation as the title suggests. Displaying the fruits of his collaboration with producer Alvin "GG's" Ranglin.Originally released in 1977. The misleadingly titled "The Best Of Freddy McKay" is the fourth album of the artist and not a compilation. The fruit of collaboration with the producer Alvin "GG's" Ranglin.

Recorded at Channel One & Harry J studios and backed by The Revolutionaries it marks the entrance of McKay in the Roots Reggae era.

The jamaican singer, born in 1947, has first recorded for Prince Buster in 1967 but his first hit coming the same year with "Love is a Treasure" produced this time by Duke Reid.