Natty Roots, Natty Culture

Roots Archive Acts were called things like Black Uhuru, Culture, Burning Spear, Prince Far-I, The Observer and Ras Michael. It was an intensely spiritual time for the music Rico Rodriguez “That Man Is Forward” * Abyssinians * Aggrovators * Dr. Alimantado * Horace Andy * Aswad * Big Youth * Black Uhuru * Dennis Brown…

Papa Levi – Mi God (☩) Mi King (♚)

Philip Levi throws off a couple of heavily echoed introductory phrases and he’s off. “Mi god, mi king, him name Jahoviah, Him inspire me to be a mike chanter” launching straight into a perfectly measured, nonstop lyrical incantation with never a pause for breath. (B Side) Throw My Corn – Caution & Maxi Priest. Dance…