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The Trojan Box Set: Calypso ()

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  1. The Weed (aka Man Pyabba)
  2. Love in the Cemetary
  3. Big Bamboo
  4. Jamaica Is the Place to Go
  5. Get Me to the Church on Time
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  1. The Weed (aka Man Pyabba)
  2. Love in the Cemetary
  3. Big Bamboo
  4. Jamaica Is the Place to Go
  5. Get Me to the Church on Time
  6. The Valet
  7. Woman a Love in the Night Time
  8. Do-Re-Mi
  9. Skillamy
  10. Nice Time
  11. In the Park
  12. Our Time fe Celebrate
  13. Great '68
  14. Bam Bam
  15. Bam Bam
  16. Jamaica Woman
  17. Savito
  18. Neighbour, Neighbour
  19. Must Get a Man
  20. Mufridite
  21. Country Gal
  22. Paint Up, Clean Up Time
  23. The World on a Wheel
  24. Happy Times
  25. Hard Time
  26. Reggae Merengue
  27. Dumb Boy & the Parrot
  28. Village Ram
  29. Teacher Teacher
  30. The Sausage
  31. Muhammad Ali
  32. Undemocratic Rhodesia
  33. Kitch, You So Sweet
  34. A Dash of the Sunshine
  35. Calypso War
  36. Me One Alone
  37. The Water Gobbler
  38. Not Me (aka Man Woman, Woman Smarter)
  39. Brownskin Girl
  40. You Don't Need Glasses to See
  41. Belinda
  42. Heading North
  43. I'm Going Back to Africa
  44. Africa, Here I Come
  45. Little Jeannie
  46. Naughty Little Flea
  47. Mahalia, I Want Back My Dollar
  48. Lift the Iron Curtain
  49. T.V. Calypso
  50. Teddy Boy Calypso (Bring Back the Cat-o-Nine)
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This might not all be classic calypso, by any means, with several tracks coming from the Supersonics (essentially the Skatalites in a slightly different incarnation, later in the '60s) and the focus decidedly more on Jamaica than calypso's real home of Trinidad. But there's some great stuff from Lord Kitchener and a little Lord Invader to spice things up, including one of his English pieces, "Teddy Boy Calypso," which advocates harsh treatment for juvenile delinquents. "Not Me" is a take on the classic calypso "Man Smart, ...

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