The Merrymen - The Best Of The Merrymen
Artist: The Merrymen

Category: Reggae

Name: The Best Of The Merrymen

Size: 1908 mb

Quality: flac, MP3

The Merrymen - The Best Of The Merrymen


Label: Merry Disc ‎– MM 1042
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Barbados
Date of released: 1985
Category: Reggae
Style: Calypso, Easy Listening


Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 You Sweeten Me
Written-By – E. Straker*
A2 Calypso Medley
Arranged By – Gibbs*, Straker*, Hunte*Written-By – Trad*
A3 Beautiful Barbados
Written-By – E. Straker*, T. Cunningham*
A4 Legend Of Sam Lord
Written-By – Gibbs*, Straker*, Hunte*
A5 The Girl Next Door
Written-By – R. Hunte*
A6 Wreck Of The John B.
Arranged By – Gibbs*, Straker*, Hunte*Written-By – Trad*
A7 Caribbean Boy
Written-By – E. Straker*
A8 Diddly Bops
Written-By – S. Seymoore*
A9 Something Has Gone Wrong
Written-By – R. Hunte*
A10 Soul Calypso
Written-By – E. Straker*
B1 Big Bamboo
Written-By – Gibbs*, Straker*, Hunte*
B2 Ring Ting Ting
Written-By – C. Gibbs*, E. Straker*, R. Hunte*, S. Fields*
B3 Yellow Bird
Arranged By – Gibbs*, Straker*, Hunte*Written-By – Trad*
B4 It's All Over
Written-By – E. Straker*
B5 Take Your Hand Away
Written-By – E. Straker*
B6 Rosita
Written-By – R. Hunte*
B7 Brother Neddy
Arranged By – Gibbs*, Straker*, Hunte*Written-By – Trad*
B8 Hold Back The Night
Written-By – E. Straker*
B9 Archie
Written-By – A. Thomas*

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – REC Studios, Barbados
  • Distributed By – The Merrymen (Barbados) Ltd.
  • Printed By – COT Printery Ltd.

Credits

  • Arranged By – The Merrymen
  • Bass Guitar – Chris Gibbs
  • Cover, Design – Design Collaborative Ltd. (P. Weldon)*
  • Drums, Percussion – Peter Roett
  • Guitar [Tenor Guitar], Banjo – Robin Hunte
  • Lead Guitar, Strings [Arp String Ensemble] – Willie Kerr
  • Lead Vocals, Guitar – Emile Straker
  • Photography By [Cover Photo] – Frank Ashe
  • Producer – The Merrymen
  • Strings, Keyboards – John Roett

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, Handwritten): MM 1042 - 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, Handwritten): MM 1042 - 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A & B, Handwritten): [Unknown Mark]

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BTR-2451 The Merrymen The Best Of The Merrymen ‎(LP, Album) Banner Records Inc. BTR-2451 Canada 1981
BTR8-2451 The Merrymen The Best Of The Merrymen ‎(8-Trk, Album) Banner Records Inc. BTR8-2451 Canada 1981
BTR5-2451 The Merrymen The Best Of The Merrymen ‎(Cass, Comp) Banner Records Inc. BTR5-2451 Canada 1981
BTR-2451 The Merrymen The Best Of The Merrymen ‎(LP, Album) REC BTR-2451 Canada 1981
BTR5-2451, CAS BTR-2451 The Merrymen The Best Of The Merrymen ‎(Cass, Album) Merry Disc, Merry Disc BTR5-2451, CAS BTR-2451 Barbados 1984