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Althia and Donna / Mighty two - Uptown top ranking / Calico suit Album

Althia and Donna / Mighty two - Uptown top ranking / Calico suit Album Performer: Althia and Donna / Mighty two
Title: Uptown top ranking / Calico suit
Category: Reggae
Date of release: 1977
Country: UK
Label: Lightning
Catalog number: LIG 506
Size MP3: 1409 mb
Size FLAC: 1252 mb
Rating: 4.8

Album

by Althia and Donna. Album: Absolute Reggae 1977. Charted: 1. Get the Sheet Music License This Song . The title Uptown Top Ranking describes what a country Jamaican does when he goes to the city to show off. The producer Joe Gibbs came across a song by reggae star Trinity called Three Piece Suit and he decided to record a female response as a companion. His engineer Errol Thompson came up with the backing track and the Jamaican female duo 17-year-old Althia Forest and 18 year-old Donna Reid supplied various local slang words for the lyrics. Mikey Dread featured the record on his program Dread At The Controls, and it was a hit in Jamaica. Uptown Top Ranking Lyrics. See me in mi heels an' ting Them check so we hip an' ting True them no know an' ting We have them going an' ting. Nah pop no style I strictly roots Nah pop no style I strictly roots. See me 'pon the road, and you no call out to me True you see me in me pants and ting See me in my halter back Say, me give you heart attack Give me little bass, make me whine up mi waist Uptown top ranking. See me in me Benz an' ting, uh. Watch how we chuck it an' ting Inna we khaki suit an' ting Love is all I bring Inna me khaki suit and ting. Uptown Top Ranking. I'm Still in Love With You by Alton Ellis 1967. Three Piece Suit by Trinity 1977. was sampled in. International Affair by Sean Paul feat. Althea Forrest, Donna Reid, Errol Thompson, Joe Gibbs. Sean Paul ft. Mighty two - b side - calico suit. Lightning - lig 506 - dec - 1977 - chart position - 1. Uptown Top Ranking - Продолжительность: 3:50 Althea & Donna - Topic 47 369. Uptown Top Ranking is a song and single by the Jamaican teenage singers Althea Forrest and Donna Reid, recorded when they were 17 and 18 years old respectively. Released in 1977, the song comprises the girls ad-libbing to deejay track Three Piece Suit by Trinity. The song was initially recorded as a joke. The record was played by accident by BBC Radio 1 DJ John Peel, resulting in numerous requests for additional plays. With early championing by Peel and a performance on Top of the Pops, it soon. This song is by Althea & Donna and appears on the album Uptown Top Ranking 1978 and on the compilation Reggae Pulse - the Heartbeat of Jamaica 2002. See me in me heels and tingDem check, sey we hip and tingTrue dem no know an'tingWe have dem going and ting. Nah pop no style, I strictly rootsNah pop no style, I strictly roots. See me 'pon de road, I 'earin' you call out to meTrue you see me in m'pants and tingSee me in me 'alter backSey me gi' you 'eart attackGimme little bass. Posts to: United Kingdom and many other countries See details. Details about Althia & Donna Up Town Top Ranking, Mighty Two Calico Suit LIGHTNING RECORDS. See original listing. Althia & Donna Up Town Top Ranking, Mighty Two Calico Suit LIGHTNING RECORDS. Photos not available for this variation. Condition . Uptown Top Ranking was superbly produced by Karl Pitterson, and boasts the heavy rhythms of the Revolutionaries. The music is a wonder to behold, driven by the Riddim Twins' fat rhythms and accompanied by Scully's inspired percussion. So, why was this album an abysmal failure Simply put, because Althea & Donna were under the mistaken impression that they were now cultural artists instead of pop stars. Calico Suit. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. The Mighty Two. Althea & Donna. Uptown Top Reggae. Various artists. Reggae Road Trip vol. слушайте с пользой