Wednesday, October 10, 2007

MP3 Podcast: Sugar Minott - Mix Up


WWW, October 2007 - In 18 tunes, we are introduced to one of Reggae's sweetest singers. Starting where he started, in Studio One, we'll follow Sugar Minott's carrier throughout the decades that were about to follow.

Sugar Minott is a remarkable person within Reggae Music. He is said to be the Godfather of Rub a Dub, as he was (one of the) first to sing heartically over Dub Reggae tunes. His sweet, soulful voice is able to outdo every popular singer of lover's tunes and not just within Reggae Music.

Although Sugar sings the sweetest Lover's tunes, he will also sing praises to Yesus (JAH) many times. He will chant down Babylon, he will sing about truths and rights. And he will combine Lover's lyrics with Spiritual lyrics in a righteous way, too.

Because his carrier lasts over several decades, Sugar's material isn't limited to one particular style of Reggae Music either. Rockers, Dancehall, Rub a Dub style, Sugar will ride any kind of riddim with his soulful voice.

All of this can be confirmed by listening to the 42 minutes of Sugar's work, carefully compiled by DJ Dr. Tahl. Nice effects take us from one track to the next one, vinyl scratches galore, and we'll be heavy skanking from the top to the very last drop.

Nuff Niceness!


01 Lovers Rock
02 Man Hungry
03 House Is Not A Home
04 Come Sister Come
05 Funny Tricks
06 Unknown Track
07 Hard Time Pressure
08 Jah is On My Mind
09 Jah Loves His People
10 Pick Up The Pieces
11 Bubbling
12 Rhythm Matic
13 Walking Through the Ghetto
14 Row Fast
15 Change Your Ways
16 This Old Man
17 Jah I Love You
18 Gwaan My Youth



1 comment:

  1. Greetings in Yesus Name!

    I truly Love Sugar Minott,
    thank you for the podcast!!!!




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