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The Skatalites

The Skatalites has been played on NTS over 40 times, featured on 40 episodes and was first played on 6 May 2013.

The Skatalites are a Jamaican music group that played a major role in popularising ska, the first truly Jamaican music created by fusing boogie-woogie blues, rhythm and blues, jazz, mento, calypso, and African rhythms. They recorded many of their best known songs, including Guns of Navarone, in the period between 1964 and 1965, as well as played on records by Prince Buster and many other Jamaican artists.

The founding members of the group were Tommy McCook, Roland Alphonso, Lloyd Brevett, Lloyd Knibb, Lester Sterling,…

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Fugitive Dub Mix 2
King Tubby, The Skatalites
Archive Recordings2014
Fugitive Dub Mix 2
King Tubby, The SkatalitesArchive Recordings2014
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Dick Tracy
The Skatalites
Island Records1965
Dick Tracy
The SkatalitesIsland Records1965
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Killer Diller
Jackie Mittoo, The Skatalites
C And N Records0
Killer Diller
Jackie Mittoo, The SkatalitesC And N Records0
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Freedom Sound
The Skatalites
United Sound Records2015
Freedom Sound
The SkatalitesUnited Sound Records2015
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Addis Ababa
Don Drummond, The Ska-Talites
Coxsone Records0
Addis Ababa
Don Drummond, The Ska-TalitesCoxsone Records0
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Fugitive Dub
The Skatalites, King Tubby
Motion Records2003
Fugitive Dub
The Skatalites, King TubbyMotion Records2003
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Sealing Dub
The Skatalites
Motion Records2001
Sealing Dub
The SkatalitesMotion Records2001
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China Clipper
The Skatalites
Tuneico Records0
China Clipper
The SkatalitesTuneico Records0
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The Reburial
The Skatlites
Top Deck Records0
The Reburial
The SkatlitesTop Deck Records0
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Chinatown
The Skatlites
Top Deck Records0
Chinatown
The SkatlitesTop Deck Records0
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