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U-Roy 1942-

Overview
Works: 221 works in 349 publications in 3 languages and 1,625 library holdings
Genres: Reggae music  Popular music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Motion picture music  Ska (Music)  Cover versions  History 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Composer, Conductor
Classifications: M1630.18.M37, 782.421646
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about U-Roy
 
Most widely held works by U-Roy
Fly rasta by Ziggy Marley( Recording )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six-time Grammy winner and Reggae icon Ziggy Marley is back with his 5th studio album, 'Fly Rasta'
True love by Toots and the Maytals (Musical group)( Recording )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cutting razor( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dread in a Babylon by U-Roy( Recording )

22 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babylon kingdom must fall by U-Roy( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocksteady the roots of reggae by Staša Bader( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Rocksteady era (1966-69), considered by music experts to be the golden age of Jamaican music. A blend of ska, soul and R & B, Rocksteady developed the buoyant rhythms, prominent bass line, beautiful vocals and socially conscious lyrics that became Reggae. Forty years after Rocksteadys peak, the documentary filmmakers brought the remaining great Rocksteady singers and musicians together to record an album of their greatest hits, to perform live at a reunion concert and to tell their stories
The Sound Doctor Black Ark singles and dub plates, 1972-1978 by Lee Perry( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old school / new rules by U-Roy( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sun is shining( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The toughest the selection, 1978-1987 by Peter Tosh( Recording )

4 editions published in 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reggae going international, 1967 to 1976 : the Bunny 'Striker' Lee story by Noel Hawks( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ape-ology presents Super Ape vs. Return of the Super Ape Also Featuring Roast Fish, Collie Weed & Cornbread by Lee Perry( Recording )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masters of reggae( Recording )

in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocksteady the roots of reggae( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black dignity early works of the Steppin' Razor by Peter Tosh( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Upsetters showcase( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock steady( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rasta ambassador by U-Roy( Recording )

16 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of reggae( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natty rebel - extra version by U-Roy( Recording )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Beckford, Edward 1942-

Beckford, Ewart

Beckford, Ewart 1942-

Beckfort, Edwart 1942-

Hugh Roy

Hugh Roy, 1942-

Roy, Hugh, 1942-

Roy, U. 1942-

U. Roy

U Roy & The Children

U-Roy disc jockey giamaicano

U-Roy jamaikanischer Reggae-Musiker

U・ロイ

Uroy 1942-

Languages
English (72)

German (1)

French (1)

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