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The Ethiopians

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The Ethiopians

The Ethiopians has been played on NTS in shows including The Reign Set , featured first on 24 January 2016. Songs played include Pirate, Engine 54 and Wreck It Up.

The Ethiopians are a reggae, rocksteady, and ska vocalgroup, founded by Leonard Dillon, Stephen Taylor and Aston Morris, that started recording for Clement 'Coxsone' Dodd in 1966. Leonard Dillon had previously released some mento songs under the name Jack Sparrow. Around late 1966 Aston Morris left the Ethiopians.

Having left Coxsone the Ethiopians started recording at Dynamic Studios for the W.I.R.L. label releasing one of the all-time ska classics, the exhuberant 'Train to Skaville', which was…

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Pirate
The Ethiopians
Treasure Isle1971
Pirate
The EthiopiansTreasure Isle1971
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Engine 54
The Ethiopians
Doctor Bird, WIRL1968
Engine 54
The EthiopiansDoctor Bird, WIRL1968
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Wreck It Up
Ethiopians
JJ Records1970
Wreck It Up
EthiopiansJJ Records1970
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Socialism Train
The Ethiopians
Opians1975
Socialism Train
The EthiopiansOpians1975
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Hurry On
The Ethiopians
Third World1977
Hurry On
The EthiopiansThird World1977
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