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Simple As That - Sugar Minott - Lovers Rock (CD, Album)

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  1. The album's title is apt: Minott's preferred style nicely straddles the roots-and-culture and lovers rock styles, the former exemplified by the old-school rhythms he favors, and the latter by the romantic lyrics that he delivers better than almost anyone of his generation.
  2. About Sugar Minott. Sugar Minott got his nickname in the s, thanks to his sweet voice and the prodigious talent that led him to form his first group, African Brothers. Lured over to the Jamaican hit factory Studio One, Minott made his reputation there as a .
  3. This best-of covers the many different stages of lovers rock reggae artist Sugar Minott's career, from early rhythm track reworkings like his masterful versions of the Righteous Brothers' "You've Lost That Loving Feeling" and the Main Ingredient's "Just Don't Wanna Be Lonely" to his later roots reggae releases like "The Prophet" and "Fisher Man." Minott's signature smooth vocals and smoothly.
  4. Recorded for Island's Mango label in , Black Roots is among Sugar Minott's earlier solo efforts and is also among the best albums that the Jamaican singer ever recorded. Black Roots isn't an album to acquire if you're looking for slickness; Minott favors simplicity throughout this LP, which often recalls the northern soul and sweet soul of the '60s.
  5. Bundling up a dozen recent hits done with a variety of different producers (sadly, the album provides no information on this point), Sugar Minott moves gracefully into the ragga age. As expected, the cuts are all over the map stylistically and thematically, as dancehall itself electrified roots and lovers rock.
  6. The album's title is apt: Minott 's preferred style nicely straddles the roots-and-culture and lovers rock styles, the former exemplified by the old-school rhythms he favors, and the latter by the romantic lyrics that he delivers better than almost anyone of his generation.
  7. Introducing CD 'Roots Lovers' by Sugar Minott. [Label] Rhythm Of Life JPN [Price] ¥0 [Genre] Lovers Rock JA 80s7 TRACKS: 1) Lover's Rock 2) My Love Is True 3) My Devotion 4) Jah Got The Handle 5) Living A Rough 'Ole Life 6) Death Trap 7) Lovers Delight [Bonus Track] [Misc] PRODUCED BY: Sugar Minott ARRANGED BY: Jackie Mittoo.
  8. Backing Vocals [Harmony] – Max Asher, Sugar Minott Bass – Delroy (3) Drums – Elroy Bailey Engineer – John*, Dougie*, Eddie*, Sugar Minott Guitar – Allan Yout Horn – Mark T (6) Lead Vocals – Sugar Minott Percussion – Scotty*, Sugar Minott Piano [String Piano] – Sonny Binns: A2: My Love Is True.
  9. Find Sugar Minott discography, albums and singles on AllMusic. Find Sugar Minott discography, albums and singles on AllMusic Dancehall Roots Reggae Contemporary Reggae Lovers Rock Sound System Ragga. Also Known As. Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings ;

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