Mix Up - George Phang - Power House Selectors Choice Vol. 4

Label: VP Records - VP 4138,17 North Parade - VP 4138 • Series: Power House Selectors Choice - Vol. 4 • Format: 2x, CD Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Reggae • Style: Reggae, Dancehall
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This is the final two-disc volume in a four-volume set of reggae compilations taken from the vaults of George Phangan influential but frequently overlooked producer who helped to usher in the first Bananarama - I Cant Help It of the dancehall revolution in the late s and early '80s.

Disc one reappropriates the "Sleng Teng" rhythm to interesting effect, removing it from its original Casiotone context and restating it with live instruments; Yellowman and Charlie Chaplin both make good use of the revivified version, while Josey Wales seems to be phoning his performance in.

When the "Stalag 17" rhythm one of the greatest reggae backing tracks ever written appears, however, it seems to fire everyone up, especially Charlie Chaplin -- his "Dance in the Atlantic" is one of this album's highlights.

Elsewhere Josey Wales updates "Throw Me Corn" to very fine effect, Sugar Minott turns in five more typically brilliant performances, and Peter Metro quotes Tina Turner extensively and to no obvious purpose.

Overall, this collection marks a strong finish to an outstanding series of dancehall reggae compilations. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript. Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully.

Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip.

Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Mix Up - George Phang - Power House Selectors Choice Vol. 4 Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date October 7, Genre Reggae. Track Listing - Disc 1. No Touch the Riddim. Frankie Jones. No Touch the Version. If You Only Knew. Tenor Saw. Michael Prophet. Now a Days. Charlie Chaplin. Under Mi Fat Mix Up - George Phang - Power House Selectors Choice Vol.

4. Batta Batta. Freeze Who Goes. Josey Wales. She's a Delilah. Nitty Gritty. Girls Are Skanking. Leroy Smart. Sugar Minott. Chat Politics Pon Sound. A We Rule. Phil Palmer. Michael Palmer. One Auntie Lu Lu. Dance in the Atlantic. Don't Close the Door. Robbie Shakespeare. Half Pint. Drape Her Up. If I Didn't Love You. Country Man. Frankie Paul. Track Listing - Disc 2. Talk About Love. Al Campbell. Mix Up. Under Cover Lover. Diet Rock. Ready for Me. Ease Up.

Silver China Moon - Various - Citadel Records - Delicatess 2005 a Mi Back. Throw Me Corn.

For My Lover. Feel Like Crying. Your Love Is Not True. Two Timer. Baby Come Home. Better You Gwaan. Little John. Better She Gwaan. Peter Metro. Cell Block One. Upon the Roof. Great Stone. Conroy Smith. Come We Love Up. Cutty Ranks. Spotify Amazon. A We Rule Phil Palmer. Don't Close the Door Robbie Shakespeare. Mix Up Phil Palmer.


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