Reggae Pulse, Vol. 3: Love Songs

Reggae Pulse, Vol. 3: Love Songs

     
 
This is a delightful sequence of love songs (many of them Jamaican remakes of American material) done in unadorned rocksteady or roots reggae style. Highlights include one of Gregory Isaacs' best songs, "Night Nurse," the elegant and romantic "Sweet Sensation" by the Melodians, and

Overview

This is a delightful sequence of love songs (many of them Jamaican remakes of American material) done in unadorned rocksteady or roots reggae style. Highlights include one of Gregory Isaacs' best songs, "Night Nurse," the elegant and romantic "Sweet Sensation" by the Melodians, and B.B. Seaton's comforting take on Bill Withers' "Lean on Me." Nothing here gets too heavy or preachy, and songs like June Lodge's version of "Someone Loves You Honey" have a bright, refreshing tone that gives the feel of being in love on a beautiful summer day. Just to balance things out, Keith & Tex's rendition of "Stop That Train" (which has been recorded countless times by Jamaican performers, including the Wailers) is extremely ominous sounding, giving the song the exact amount of desperation it needs.

Product Details

Release Date:
02/10/2004
Label:
Sanctuary Records
UPC:
0060768044623
catalogNumber:
80446

Tracks

Album Credits

Technical Credits

Ewan MacColl   Composer
Kris Kristofferson   Composer
Barbara Acklin   Composer
Sam Cooke   Composer
Green   Composer
Curtis Mayfield   Composer
James Taylor   Composer
Bill Withers   Composer
Brenton Dowe   Composer
David Gates   Composer
Joe Gibbs   Producer
R.B. Greaves   Composer
Eugene Record   Composer
Gene McDaniels   Composer
Phil Spector   Composer
Thom Bell   Composer
Carr   Producer
Lloyd Charmers   Producer
Geoffrey Chung   Producer
Linda Creed   Composer
Lamont Dozier   Composer
Trish Farrell   Producer
Dino Fekaris   Composer
Fred Foster   Composer
Brian Holland   Composer
Gregory Isaacs   Composer,Producer
Arthur Jenkins   Producer
Leslie Kong   Producer
Irwin Levine   Composer
Ian Lewis   Composer
Willie Lindo   Producer
Eugene McDaniels   Composer
Johnny Nash   Producer
Bill Peters   Composer
Keith Rowe   Composer
Errol Thompson   Producer
Stan Vincent   Composer
Jim Weatherly   Composer
Sylvester Weise   Composer
Toni Wine   Composer
Dawn Penn   Composer,Producer
Steve Duboff   Composer
Jeffrey Calvert   Producer
William Becton   Composer
Derrick Harriott   Composer,Producer
Tony Ashfield   Producer
Phillip Swern   Producer
Delroy Williams   Producer
Don Devaney   Composer
Jack Kornfield   Composer
Johnny Arthey   Producer
Traditional   Composer
Mike Jason   Executive Producer
Dickie Woung   Producer
Robert "Dandy" Thompson   Producer
Clive Crawley   Producer
Roger Lewis   Producer

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