Diplo - Riddimentary

Diplo - Riddimentary

Greensleeves Records

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UK vinyl LP pressing of this 2011 release. Thomas Wesley Pentz AKA Diplo - one half of the production team behind the popular hybrid Reggae project Major Lazer, lends his eclectic ear to Rudimentary, a guided tour through the Greensleeves Reggae catalog. These specially selected tracks present eight crucial hits chronicling Reggae's ascent from Dub to Dancehall in the '80's on a high quality, limited edition vinyl LP. The historical relevance of these selections shines a light on Diplo's production influences and expert knowledge of the Reggae genre. For new converts to Reggae or collectors of crucial tracks from Reggae's classic era on vinyl, Rudimentary is rudimentary. Greensleeves.

Tracklist

  •  Who Is the Ruler - Alpha & Omega
  • 2 Jacqueline - Hugh Mundell
  • 3 Joker Smoker - Triston Palma
  • 4 Police in Helicopter - John Holt
  • 5 Eventide Fire a Disaster - Barrington Levy & General Echo
  • 6 Satta Amassa Gana - Joe Gibbs
  • 7 Fattie Boom Boom - Ranking Dread
  • 8 Anarexol - Eek-A-Mouse
  • 9 Gunshot Mek Daughter Drop - Lone Ranger
  • 10 Sweet Sweet Matilda - Clint Eastwood & General Saint
  • 11 Interface - Prince Jammy
  • 12 Night Nurse - Gregory Isaacs
  • 13 Telephone Love - J.C. Lodge
  • 14 Water Pumping - Johnny Osbourne
  • 15 Survival - Prince Far I