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Linton Kwesi Johnson - Story album

Linton Kwesi Johnson - Story album
  • Performer Linton Kwesi Johnson
  • Title Story
  • Date of release 1991
  • Country France
  • Style Reggae, Dub Poetry, Dub
  • Other formats AAC MIDI AA AUD MP2 MP3 DXD
  • Genre Reggae
  • Size MP3 1534 mb
  • Size FLAC 1911 mb
  • Rating: 4.4
  • Votes: 211

Linton Kwesi Johnson (aka LKJ, born 24 August 1952) is a Jamaican dub poet who has long been based in the UK. In 2002 he became the second living poet, and the only black poet, to be published in the Penguin Modern Classics series. His performance poetry involves the recitation of his own verse in Jamaican Patois over dub-reggae, usually written in collaboration with renowned British reggae producer/artist Dennis Bovell

Linton Kwesi Johnson - Di Black Petty Booshwah. Linton Kwesi Johnson. Linton Kwesi Johnson - Liesense Fi Kill. Linton Kwesi Johnson - It Noh Funny.

Artist: Linton Kwesi Johnson. Album: Tings An' Times, 2007. Has been played on. Grenada 1. Radio Kyak106. 1. United States 1. Jah Music Mansion. Linton Kwesi Johnson quotes. The more I read my poems, the more I find out about them. I still read them with the same passion I felt when I wrote them as a young man. Now playing: Coldplay Something Just Like This.

Johnson's poetry, still delivered in his semi-tuneful sing-song voice, takes on greater musical force on this record, blending in almost seamlessly with the band. Bovell has also taken some chances on this record, namely in the arrangements. There's a lot of busy horn work here, and the rhythms pop and roll more vigorously than ever before, but this doesn't detract from Johnson's intensely lyrical writing, which has rarely sounded more determined.

A2. Sense Outta Nansense. Producer, Music By, Words By, Composed By – Linton Kwesi Johnson. Tenor Saxophone, Flute – Steve Gregory. Trombone – Fayyaz Virji, Henry Tenyue. Trumpet – Paul Spong. Violin – Johnny T. Notes. Tings An' Times ‎(CD, Album). Munich Records BV. MRCD 155. Netherlands. LKJ LP 013.

Making History is an album by dub poet Linton Kwesi Johnson, released in 1983 on the Island Records label.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Story (radio edit)
Written-By – Linton Kwesi Johnson
B Wance Upan - A - Dub
Written-By – Linton Kwesi Johnson

Companies, etc.

  • Published By – LKJ Publishing

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: SACEM

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
597111 Linton Kwesi Johnson Story ‎(7") Fnac Music 597111 France Unknown