Label: Dominion Records - DN 6101 • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: Netherlands • Genre: Reggae • Style: Roots Reggae, Rocksteady, Ska, Reggae-Pop
Add Genre. Add Styles. Add Moods. Add Themes. As with all his stable, The Maytals were initially shaken by the unexpected death of their producer Leslie Kong, but recovered quickly, recording the Slaytam Stoot album the following year with Kong's assistant Warwick Lyn.
A year later, inthe group returned to Dynamic Studio, with Lyn still in tow, but this time accompanied by Chris Blackwell and Dave Bloxham. The result was the Funky Kingston album, and its title track was as funky as you would expect, an exhilarating blend of bright, bouncy reggae, with funky lead guitar.
As usual, though, Blackwell couldn't leave well enough alone, adding overdubs back in Britain. However, in this case, the addition of the Sons of Jamaica's brass worked Funky Kingston - Various - Roots Of Reggae treat, giving the song an even funkier feel.
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