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Dr. Alimantado - Best Dressed Chicken In Town

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Format: LP, Album, RE

Media Condition:  Mint (M)
Sleeve Condition: Mint (M)
Country:    UK  
Released:  
2010
Genre:       Reggae
Style:         Reggae, Dub

Comments:
Factory sealed brand spanking new

Best Dressed Chicken in Town is the debut album by Jamaican deejay Dr. Alimantado. It was first released in 1978, and collects many of his self-produced singles from 1972 to 1978 , employing the engineering talents of Lee "Scratch" Perry, King Tubby, and Scientist. The dub-inflected tracks and Alimantado's idiosyncratic musings prove a potent combo, especially on standouts like "Poison Flower" (a version of a Horace Andy vocal), the Rasta vengeance number "I Killed the Barber," and the comical title cut.

Playlist

Notes:

32nd Year Anniversary re-issue.

 

A1. Best Dressed Chicken In Town
A2. Just The Other Day
A3. Poison Flour
A4. Gimmie Mi Gun
A5. I Killed The Barber
B1. Unitone Skank
B2. Can't Conquer Natty Dreadlocks
B3. Ride On
B4. Plead I Cause
B5. I Shall Fear No Evil

 

Recorded At The Black Ark
Recorded At King Tubby's Studio
Recorded At Channel One Recording Studio
Recorded At Randy's Studio
Manufactured By Keyman Records
Marketed By Keyman Records
Distributed By Keyman Records

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