Label: Doctor Bird - DBCD-04 • Format: CD Compilation, Reissue • Country: UK • Genre: Reggae • Style: Rocksteady
The Jamaican Sonia Pottinger was once called "The most important Somewhere - Various - Dancing Down Orange Street woman involved in music business". Dancing Down Orange Street is a collection of some of her famous productions for different artists.
The album captures the moment when Rocksteady transformed into Reggae by speeding up a little and moving towards a more jerky and less smooth musical palette.
Famous singers as Delano Stewart and Ken Boothe are present on the album with multiple tracks. The vocal trio The Melodians known Huey Lewis And The News* - Hard At Play their hit Rivers of Babylon provide a couple of beutifull songs.
Even after all those years released for the first time in the compilation remains a treasure of showcasing some of the finest songs produced by Sonia. Sonia Pottinger was married to music producer Lyndon Pottinger and started to record musicians in A world of vinyl at your fingertips.
Find a store. Side A 1. Delano Stewart - That's Life 2. Ken Boothe - Somewhere 3. The Melodians - Heartaches 4. Delano Stewart - Tell Me Somewhere - Various - Dancing Down Orange Street 5. The Soul Rhythms - It Hurts 6. Side B 1. The Conquerors - Look Pon You 2. Ken Boothe - Live Good 3. The Afrotones - All For One 4. The Melodians - Lonely 6.
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