Latest reviews in Reggae & Ska »

Some Fantastic, Some A Bit Drastic

Advantages: Tracks 1,4 & 8 are great.
Disadvantages: The rest soon get boring.

Ok, my second Sizzla review, but each album is so different, it might as well be the first. Released in 1999 this album ‘Royal Son Of Ethiopia’ sits between ‘Freedom Cry’ released the previous year and ‘Be I Strong’ released a couple months after. If ...

j088659 08.05.2007 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Royal Son of Ethiopia - Sizzla

Originality

Lyrics

Quality and consistency...

How does it rate alongs...

Value for Money

Statement of Intent

Advantages: Unaged and powerful poetry, beautiful music and production, memorable artwork
Disadvantages: Short

While the years may have changed the subjects which ache Linton Kwesi Johnson haven't. Neither has Linton, thankfully. Inspired by the poetry of the Bible - the only book in his grandmother's house in Jamaica, whom he had lived with until moving to Br ...

mo79 04.12.2005 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Forces of Victory - Linton Kwesi Johnson

Originality

Lyrics

Quality and consistency...

How does it rate alongs...

Value for Money

Songs Of Freedom best Marley album ever

Advantages: all of his best songs in one brilliant box set
Disadvantages: there are none!

Well what can i say? This cd box set is everything you will ever need when it comes to Bob Marley his life and his music. This has got to be the biggest review written but due to the shear size of this album I cant possibly talk about individual song ...

moogleman 25.06.2007 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Songs of Freedom - Bob Marley

Originality

Lyrics

Quality and consistency...

How does it rate alongs...

Value for Money

Bob at his best

Advantages: Good music
Disadvantages: none

If I had to name my favourite singer it would be Bob Marley or if I had to name my favourite group it would be Bob Marley and the Wailers. I love listening to the way he tells you about things in his songs, as most of us reggae fans know Bob sang many ...

gill1960 24.02.2003 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of One Love (At Studio One) [Heartbeat] - Bob Marley

Originality

Lyrics

Quality and consistency...

How does it rate alongs...

Value for Money