Billy Boyo was born September 21st 1969, and christened Billy Theophilus Rowe, in Kingston, Jamaica. He soon moved to Brooklyn, New York, growing up in the company of such reggae alumni as Henry “Junjo” Lawes, who was married to his sister, Rosemarie. Billy moved in a musical crowd, namely, Ranking Toyan, Little Harry, and Little John to name a few. Living in... More..
Gregory Isaacs, the Cool Ruler, ruled the dancehall with his unique voice and delivery style. Whether it was Lovers Rock, Roots, or a social commentary, the voice and the commitment behind the lyrics hit home with his legions of fans.Sorely missed, the Cool Ruler left a lagacy of great music. Here are two tracks but there are many more for you, the listener, to discover.Enjoy. More..
Produced and arranged by C.GregoryTracks laid and mixed by King Tubby, Scientist, and The Professor at King Tubbys studio and Channel One studio.Tracks selected, compiled, and edited by Silver CamelOverdubs and effects by Silver CamelSleeve artwork by Rod Vass and Graham McHarg. Copyright by Silver Kamel AudioThese are the original tracks but have been remastered... More..
This album is here as an archive marker in Silver Camels catalog.Also to provide the details of the production of this particular LP.After Silver Camel parted ways with Daddy Kools the company started looking around for music to release to follow up on the 12in Disco 45s releases.Al Campbell presented a few tapes of music he had produced at Channel One and King Tubbys... More..
Jah Thomas and Silver Camel worked together on the trax at Pathway Studios in London. The vocal trax were laid over dubs that Jah Thomas had laid down at Channel One Studio in Jamaica and mixed at King Tubbys Studio by Scientist.The net result was that a more 'live' dancehall feel was achieved.The album 'Dancehall Stylee' hit the Number One spot on Black Echoes charts.Jah... More..