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Friday, Feb 14 2014 | 16:28 Buy this now at GoodToGo (B2B)

The HeptonesThe Greensleeves Reggae Classic get a re-issue first time on CD for this 1979 Channel One album and is also re-released first time as LP-vinyl, featuring no less than six hit 45 singles, “Repatriation Is A Must”, “Black Man Memory”, “Can’t Hide From Jah”, “Every Day Every Night”, “How Can I Leave” (Guiding Star Riddim) and “Good Life”, along with a well charged lick-over of Bob Marley’s “Natural Mystic”. The Revolutionaries backed, Naggo Morris fronted “Good Life”, built on the success of The Heptones UK number one album “Better Days” (recently reissued by VP/17 North Parade as part of ‘Deep Roots Observer Style’ 4CD box – Niney The Observer / VPCD4192) and was a quick early seller for the fledgling Greensleeves label receiving a positive response from both public and press.

Quotes from the ’79 press
“The best Channel One rockers production album in current circulation.” – Sounds
“That melody, those voices, those lyrics – terrific set.” – Echoes

Credits:
Backing Band / Musicians: The Revolutionaires
Produced by Joseph “Jo Jo” Hoo Kim
Recorded and mixed at Channel One Studios, 29 Maxfield Avenue, Kingston 13, Jamaica.

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Tracklisting:

CD

01. Can’t Hide From Jah 
02. Repatriation Is A Must
03. Natural Mystic
04. New York City
05. Every Day Every Night
06. Good Life
07. Brother And Sister
08. How Could I Leave
09. Black Man Memory
10. Ghetto Living

LP

A1. Can’t Hide From Jah
A2. Repatriation Is A Must 
A3. Natural Mystic
A4. New York City
A5. Every Day Every Night 
B1. Good Life
B2. Brother And Sister
B3. How Could I Leave
B4. Black Man Memory
B5. Ghetto Living

The album The HeptonesGood Life” (Greensleeves) is going to be released February 14, 2014.

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