Unheard track from Alton Ellis’ 1970s Studio One sessions released on super limited 12”

Unheard track from Alton Ellis’ 1970s Studio One sessions released on super limited 12”

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An unreleased gem from the ‘Motown of Jamaica’.

Alton Ellis and Cedric Brooks’ song ‘Black People’ is coming to vinyl for the first time, on a Studio One ‘Dub Plate’ Special via Soul Jazz Records.

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Mastered from the iconic Kingston studio’s original tapes, ‘Black People’ features Ellis’ vocals alongside Cedric Brooks on saxophone.

The single is limited to 300 copies worldwide: 250 on hand-etched 12″, plus a 50 copy deluxe box-edition which includes an exclusive Sir Coxsone Original Silkscreen Print, 2 dub plate special badges, 10-pack Studio One ticket set.

Order the 12” here, and listen to the track below.


Alton Ellis and Cedric Im Brooks – ‘Black People’

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