My Greatest 20 Reggae Albums **(In no particular order)**

A Listmania! list by G Mon (Liverpool, UK)
 
Party Time
1.  Party Time by Heptones
The list author says:
  "The Heps cover of "I shall be released" is enough  alone to put this into your shopping basket"
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Right Time
2.  Right Time by Mighty Diamonds
The list author says:
  "Never has a reggae band been better named. They are very Mighty and this is a classic."
£8.19   Used & New from: £3.50
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Trenchtown Mix Up
3.  Trenchtown Mix Up by Gladiators
The list author says:
  "Harmony/melody heaven. A must have album."
£8.07   Used & New from: £3.77
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Two Sevens Clash
4.  Two Sevens Clash by Culture
The list author says:
  "The much celebrated roots reggae classic. It would be rude to leave it out."
£13.60   Used & New from: £4.99
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Hail H.I.M.
5.  Hail H.I.M. by Burning Spear
The list author says:
  "A dead heat between this and  Garvey' Ghost. ..Winston Rodney- A true giant of the reggae world."
£19.95   Used & New from: £12.75
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

The Harder They Come
6.  The Harder They Come by Jimmy Cliff
The list author says:
  "A reggae film sountrack that will never be beaten. Gem after Gem after Gem."
£4.69   Used & New from: £3.42
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

96 Degrees In The Shade
7.  96 Degrees In The Shade by Third World
The list author says:
  "Great album from '77 made a long time before they lost the plot. Glad to see they are now back on track. 1865 is The pick of the bunch."
£9.00   Used & New from: £3.54
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Dub Side Of The Moon
8.  Dub Side Of The Moon by Easy Star All-Stars
The list author says:
  "Genius. Hear it to believe it"
£8.08   Used & New from: £4.96
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (55 customer reviews)

The Best of Gregory Isaacs, Vol. 2
9.  The Best of Gregory Isaacs, Vol. 2 by Gregory Isaacs
The list author says:
  "Hard to pick a Top album from the Cool Ruler's vast catalogue, but this nicks it from "More Gregory" and "Out Deh""
£22.14   Used & New from: £6.59

Handsworth Revolution
10.  Handsworth Revolution by Steel Pulse
The list author says:
  "Landmark album from the reggae/punk era that still sounds great. Along with Misty in Roots, they were the UK's finest reggae bands."
£6.58   Used & New from: £3.45
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

Bass Culture
11.  Bass Culture by Linton Kwesi Johnson
The list author says:
  "Top stuff from "The cheeky lickle fella" .LKJ in Dub is brilliant as is Forces Of Victory, but this is my choice from Linton."
£6.99   Used & New from: £2.24
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Earth
12.  Earth 
The list author says:
  "Difficult to find much Misty these days apart from Roots Controller, but this is their finest hour.!!!!!!!!!!! SEEK IT OUT NOW!!!!!! YOU WONT REGRET IT."
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SOUL JAZZ RECORDS PRESENTS-SOUL JAZZ RECORDS PRESENTS STU
13.  SOUL JAZZ RECORDS PRESENTS-SOUL JAZZ RECORDS PRESENTS STU by Various Artists
The list author says:
  "A Fantastic 4 hour DVD accompanies this CD comp and a great book too....A must buy package."
£14.41   Used & New from: £5.96
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Below The Bassline
14.  Below The Bassline by Ernest Ranglin
The list author says:
  "Jazz meets Reggae in a marriage made in heaven, an absolute musical masterpiece that will blow your socks off. If you love reggae but are a bit scared of sailing on the jazz boat, CHECK IT!!!!!!"
£7.08   Used & New from: £2.50
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Burnin'
15.  Burnin' by Bob Marley
The list author says:
  "You can never pick a favourite BMW album they change like the weather. Today happens to be Burnin. Swansong of the original line up."
£5.56   Used & New from: £3.73
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

Dread In A Babylon
16.  Dread In A Babylon by U-Roy
The list author says:
  "U-Roy at his best. Shame about this cover replacing the classic old vinyl one though."
£8.39   Used & New from: £3.49
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

The Front Line Box Set
17.  The Front Line Box Set by Various Artists
The list author says:
  "Expensive but worth it . Plenty of magical tracks and if you only get 1 thing off my list then THIS IS IT !!"
Used & New from: £53.66
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Are We Warrior+Haile I Hymn
18.  Are We Warrior+Haile I Hymn by Ijahman Levi
The list author says:
  "A great reggae 2 for 1 deal.  A lost classic"
£29.00   Used & New from: £22.41

Simply Rockers : Jamaican Music From The Vaults
19.  Simply Rockers : Jamaican Music From The Vaults by Various Artists
The list author says:
  "First in the series of great Jamaican comps taking in various styles"
£4.36   Used & New from: £3.98

Rockers [DVD]
20.  Rockers [DVD] DVD ~ Leroy Wallace
The list author says:
  "OK it's not an album but the cast, soundtrack, location and everything else about this film is fantastic. YOU MUST OWN THIS FILM IF YOU LOVE 70's REGGAE *!*!*!*!*!*!"
£17.99   Used & New from: £14.71
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

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Last updated: 23/12/2009
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