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U-Roy 1942-

Overview
Works: 208 works in 300 publications in 2 languages and 1,057 library holdings
Genres: Reggae music  Popular music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Motion picture music  Ska (Music)  Music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Composer, Conductor
Classifications: M1627, 781.646
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Most widely held works by U-Roy
True love by Toots and the Maytals (Musical group) ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cutting razor ( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dread in a Babylon by U-Roy ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 38 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 32 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 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The toughest by Peter Tosh ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sun is shining ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 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 27 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 26 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 26 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 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rasta ambassador by U-Roy ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jah golden throne compilation ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Natty rebel-extra version by U-Roy ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of reggae ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Now by U-Roy ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The A to Zion the history of reggae, ska & rastafari ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sweetness by Beres Hammond ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Big blunts ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Beckford, Edward, 1942-
Beckford, Ewart, 1942-
Beckfort, Edwart 1942- Wirklicher Name
Hugh Roy
Roy, U., 1942-
U. Roy
U Roy & The Children
Uroy
Uroy, 1942-
Languages
English (65)
French (1)
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