Reissue of two rocksteady-era albums by Desmond Dekker And The Aces (only originally released in Jamaica) plus 28 bonus tracks of alternate takes and rare songs. Ian Canty hears the beat slow down and then speed up again, but DD & Co never missed a step. Aside from the actual contents of their Jamaican debut album Action (a singles collection entitled 007 Shanty Town had been released in the UK a year earlier), the sleeve picture is as good an example of music photography as there is. If someone had said find an image that captures all the excitement, charisma and sheer exuberance of Desmond Dekker And The Aces live you really couldn’t do much better.
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Action! (Desmond Dekker album). Action! is an album by Jamaican rocksteady and ska group Desmond Dekker & the Aces that they released in 1968. Singer-songwriter Desmond Dekker composed all of the tracks, which includes the song "007 (Shanty Town)". All songs written by Desmond Dekker. Mother Pepper" – 2:21. Don't Blame Me" – 2:24. You've Got Your Troubles" – 3:13. Personal Possession" – 2:55. 007 (Shanty Town)" – 2:38. Young Generation" – 2:08.
Following hot on the heels of their Jamaican debut album, 1967's 007 (Shanty Town), Desmond Dekker & the Aces were ready for Action! the following year. Like its predecessor, Action! bundled up another slew of the quintet's recent hits, as did its successor, 1969's The Israelites. All were released only in Jamaica, and the fact that "007" reappeared on the Action! set tells you just how seriously producers took the album market on the island.
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Desmond Dekker (16 July 1941 – 25 May 2006) was a Jamaican ska, rocksteady and reggae singer-songwriter and musician. Together with his backing group, The Aces (consisting of Wilson James and Easton Barrington Howard), he had one of the first international Jamaican hits with "Israelites". Style:MLA Chicago APA. "Desmond Dekker and the Aces Album. Action! Studio album by Desmond Dekker & the Aces.
Send "Desmond Dekker & The Aces" Ringtones to your Cell. Desmond Dekker & The Aces - Where the Action Is (disc 2) Album Lyrics. 1. 007 (Shanty Town) Lyrics. Desmond Dekker & The Aces Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. All Music News . Popular Desmond Dekker & The Aces Lyrics.