Beres Hammond Can't Stop A Man: The Ultimate Collection on 3LP
He is a Grammy nominated artist who has garnered an international fan base and consistently delivered current hits for 40 years and counting. Widely regarded as Jamaica's most prolific crooner, Beres Hammond's track record of hit songs is unprecedented in reggae.
As a tribute to the 30th anniversary of Hammond's recording and performing career, VP Records released the deluxe edition 3LP-set Can't Stop A Man in 2003. Showcasing the essential Beres Hammond hits throughout his illustrious career up to that point, selections range from romantic ballads to songs of spiritual praise, to the big dancehall tunes and combinations. The tonic of a ‘one drop' riddim, Hammond's ‘whiskey grained' vocal delivery and sensitive lyrics move the listener like a tender feeling or fond or funny memory.
A Beres Hammond song portrays the universal truth; that love is what we're longing for. His music has always come from the heart and that love has sustained the artist and his audience. This tribute to the artistry of Beres Hammond presents his hits as only VP Records could compile them.