Unity

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All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
Shinehead's unique fusion of dancehall and hip-hop might've had something to do with why it failed to make much of a dent in any of the Billboard charts. While reggae's influence upon hip-hop was made known at the time with MCs like KRS-One, no one was truly blending the two styles like Shinehead. Unity is a little too reggae to be considered straight hip-hop, and it's a little too hip-hop to be considered straight reggae. Plus, Unity was too lighthearted and positive to catch the ears of hip-hop heads who were beginning to lean on harsher sounds that were developing. Still, it's a fun and accomplished start for the MC. Davy D. and Jam Master Jay lend production skills ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
Shinehead's unique fusion of dancehall and hip-hop might've had something to do with why it failed to make much of a dent in any of the Billboard charts. While reggae's influence upon hip-hop was made known at the time with MCs like KRS-One, no one was truly blending the two styles like Shinehead. Unity is a little too reggae to be considered straight hip-hop, and it's a little too hip-hop to be considered straight reggae. Plus, Unity was too lighthearted and positive to catch the ears of hip-hop heads who were beginning to lean on harsher sounds that were developing. Still, it's a fun and accomplished start for the MC. Davy D. and Jam Master Jay lend production skills throughout.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/11/2008
  • Label: Rhino Flashback
  • UPC: 081227988432
  • Catalog Number: 60802
  • Sales rank: 120,359

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Unity (4:17)
  2. 2 Chain Gang Rap (4:10)
  3. 3 The Truth (4:16)
  4. 4 Hello Ya'll (4:35)
  5. 5 Do It with Ease (4:05)
  6. 6 Gimme No Crack (5:07)
  7. 7 Raggamuffin (3:57)
  8. 8 Know How Fe Chat (4:48)
  9. 9 Who the Cap Fits (4:01)
  10. 10 Golden Touch (4:02)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Shinehead Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Vocals
Davy D. Guitar
Bingy Bunny Rhythm Guitar
Mikey Chung Guitar, Keyboards, Group Member
Wycliffe "Steely" Johnson Keyboards, Group Member
Style Scott Drums, Group Member
Errol "Flabba" Holt Bass Guitar, Group Member
Edmund Carl Aiken Bass, Keyboards, Vocals, Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Davy D. Arranger, Producer, drum programming
Cleveland "Clevie" Browne drum programming
Jam Master Jay Producer
Herb Powers Mastering
Ken Wallace Engineer
Jason Mizell Arranger
Carol Bobolts Art Direction
Claude Evans Arranger, Producer, Executive Producer
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