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Systematic - DJ Shadow Feat. Nas

“Can’t see me but Nas is movin’ fastest, I’m a 3D movie no need of glasses”

DJ Shadow’s CV continues to become the only list that counts of who’s whoing and what they’re currently whating on my horizon. 348 more words

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UB40 & Afrika Bambaataa And Family - Reckless

This collaboration reached UK#17 and was in the chart for the last time on this day in the 80s, at #45.

It was the family’s 6th of 12 hits from ’82-’01. 45 more words

UB40 - Signing Off

Two months into the nineteen eighties, and British popular music was enjoying a particularly purple period, with brilliant post-punk bands like The Undertones and The Jam electrifying the singles charts. 798 more words


Throwback Track Thursday: “Can’t Help Falling In Love” -UB40

I’ve been playing the game app SongPop mostly for the older music playlists that remind me of music I used to have on cassette tapes but have yet to get a CD or digital copy of. 26 more words

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A Real Labour Of Love: UB40 Featuring Ali, Astro & Mickey - album review

Back in the good old days, before the great reggae wars, there was a golden age when everybody’s favourite British reggae band, the mighty UB40, in between producing fine albums of original music, issued a series of covers albums, collectively known as Labours Of Love. 443 more words


Feb. 15 - Ali Campbell, 'UB'59!

Perhaps a glass of “red, red wine” is in order to celebrate Ali Campbell’s 59th birthday! Campbell was the voice behind Brit ska-reggae legends UB40 for most of their career. 141 more words


Interview: Reggae legend Ali Campbell

As founding members of Britain’s biggest reggae band UB40, singer Ali Campbell, second vocalist Astro and keyboardist Mickey Virtue topped the UK singles chart on three occasions and sold 70 million records as they took their smooth yet rootsy musical blend to all corners of the globe. 1,475 more words