- Performer Desmond Dekker
- Title Shanty Town
- Style Ska
- Other formats ASF MOD WMA MP3 MP4 AHX AIFF
- Genre Reggae
- Size MP3 1927 mb
- Size FLAC 1774 mb
- Rating: 4.9
- Votes: 882
Desmond Dekker (16 July 1941 – 25 May 2006) was a Jamaican ska, rocksteady and reggae singer-songwriter and musician. Together with his backing group the Aces (consisting of Wilson James and Easton Barrington Howard), he had one of the earliest international reggae hits with "Israelites" (1968). Other hits include "007 (Shanty Town)" (1967), "It Miek" (1969) and "You Can Get It If You Really Want" (1970).
Produced by Leslie Kong. Album The Harder They Come. 007 (Shanty Town) Lyrics. 0-0-7 0-0-7 At ocean eleven And now rudeboys a go wail 'Cause them out of jail Rudeboys cannot fail Cause them must get bail. Dem a loot, dem a shoot, dem a wail A Shanty Town Dem a loot, dem a shoot, dem a wail A Shanty Town Dem rude boys deh pon probation A Shanty Town Them a rude boy a bomb up the town A Shanty Town.
Album · 1967 · 12 Songs. 007 Shanty Town Desmond Dekker. Listen on Apple Music.
Desmond Dekker recorded some of his best known songs together with his backing group the Aces (consisting of Wilson James and Easton Barrington Howard). Their debut album 007 (Shanty Town) includes their single of the same name, which made him Jamaican music's first outernational superstar, reaching the 14 th place in the UK charts. 180 gram audiophile vinyl. Original Release : 1967. Side A. 1. 007 (Shanty Town) 2. Unity 3. Wise Man 4. Rude Boy Train 5. You've Got Your Troubles 6. Rudie Got Soul. Side B. Mother Young Gal 2. Keep A Cool Head 3. Shing-A-Ling 4. Mother Long Tongue 5. Personal Possession 6. Sweet Music. Desmond Dekker recorded some of his best known songs together with his backing group the Aces (consisting of Wilson James and Easton Barrington Howard).
The song appeared on the soundtrack to the film "The Harder They Come". G Dem a loot, dem a shoot, dem a wail. G Dem rudeboys get a probation. G And rudeboy a bomb up the town.
This minimal but coherent Desmond Dekker & the Aces compilation is drawn mostly from the early reggae age, and while hit-laced, it is less interested in chart position than in thematic coalescence. The quintet recorded a flood of fabulous music across the late '60s and right up to producer Leslie Kong's untimely death in 1971. Dekker was a prolific songwriter, with his compositions zinging the Zeitgeist of the day as well as tackling more personal matters. Counterintuitively, Shanty Town Original doesn't include the group's 1967 smash "007 (Shanty Town)," the. The album kicks off with the quintet's smash cover of Jimmy Cliff's "You Can Get It If You Really Want," which is bookended by Dekker's own take on conquering the world through sheer self-will, "Perseverance.
Desmond Dekker & The Aces. 007 Shanty Town (LP, Album). Desmond Dekker & The Aces. 007 Shanty Town (CD, Album, RE). Trojan Records, Spectrum Music (2). SPECORIG1004.
Desmond Dekker - 007 (Shanty Town). Download MP3. MP3 320Kbps, . 1 Mb MP3 64Kbps, . Mb. Desmond Dekker.
Artists Desmond Dekker & The Aces 007 Shanty Town. 007 Shanty Town Desmond Dekker & The Aces. This album has an average beat per minute of 112 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 80/182 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist 007 Shanty Town. 007 (Shanty Town). Album starts at 102BPM, ends at 164BPM (+62), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Desmond Dekker & The Aces.