9. King Sporty – Groovin’ Out On Life Released: 1971 Style: Reggae, Dub 8. King Sporty – Don’t Kill The Goose / I’m In A Dancing Mood Label: Kingston – 7802 Genre: Reggae, Funk / Soul Style: Soul 7. The Rising Sun – Gettin’ Is Kinda Cool Now / Feel It […]
Woyo! The real story behind Bob Marley’s “Buffalo Soldier” is coming to the silver screen, in a new documentary on the life and music of the song’s original writer, Noel G. Williams aka “King Sporty.” So says a new article in the Jamaica Observer. From working with Robert Nesta in the smoke-filled Hialeah TK studios, […]
10. The J.B.’s – Just Wanna Make You Dance “Just wanna make you dance, forget about romance, cause you can make love when the party’s over.” This funky cut by the James Brown band is co-written by James Brown, produced by James Brown, and is a hard stop journey through a world of cool where […]
Timmy Thomas is a multiplatinum hitmaker who has influenced Nelson Mandela, Henry Stone, Metro Boomin, and Drake. And he still wants the world to live together. This March 26th he’ll sing the most famous question he’s ever asked in a free concert at the Museum Of Contemporary Art in North Miami. “Why Can’t We Live Together?” […]
King Sporty, aka Noel Williams, is one of the great heroes of Jamaican music; a pioneer in ska, dub, reggae, funk, soul, Miami bass, and electronic music, and a vital force in shaping the country’s musical identity. Rising from the streets of Kingston, where he was an early mobile soundsystem DJ, Sporty is also the […]
Another set of great disco from the 1970s!
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