Soul Jazz Records Presents: Studio One Kings - Various Artists on Import 2LP
Studio One's list of singers launched at the famous label reads like a roll call of Jamaican music. Horace Andy, Alton Ellis, Ken Boothe, Freddie McGregor, Johnny Osbourne and more. The Studio One Kings album compilation features classic and rare tracks that span the breadth of the legendary Studio One catalog: Ska, Roots, Rocksteady, Lovers and more from the 1960s and 70s. Sleeve-notes are by Chris Salewicz, the acclaimed writer who has written books on Joe Strummer, Bob Marley and The Rolling Stones among others.