Echoes Reggae Albums - Year-End - 1996

Contents:

The Top 100 Albums Of 1996

 POSTitle - ActHPWKSPTS
 1Sampler 13 - v.a. (Greensleeves)124902
 2The Crown Prince - Dennis Brown (World Recs.)123804
 3Not Just Ragga - v.a. (Fashion)124738
 4Sampler 14 - v.a. (Greensleeves)118723
 5Ragga Ragga Ragga 6 - v.a. (Greensleeves)120707
 6Reggae Hits 20 - v.a. (Charm)118703
 7Til Shiloh - Buju Banton (Loose Cannon/Island Jamaica)222702
 8Ragga Ragga Ragga 7 - v.a. (Greensleeves)118668
 9Reggae Classics (Serious Selections 2) - v.a. (Rewind Selecta)219648
 10Lover's Rock (Serious Selections 2) - v.a. (Rewind Selecta)119644
 11Back 4 More - Mike Anthony (Gussie P)327573
 12Reggae Max - Beres Hammond (Charm)321560
 13Lovers Fashion - v.a. (Fashion)220551
 14Pure Reggae - v.a. (Pure)421493
 15Close The Door - Mikey Spice (Charm)420490
 16Conscious Ragga 2 - v.a. (Greensleeves)218481
 17I've Got The Vibes - Frankie Paul (Stingray)623472
 18Reggae Max - Garnett Silk (Charm)422453
 19Pure Lovers 9 - v.a. (Charm)320453
 20Reggae Hits 19 - v.a. (Charm)320451
 21Cat O Nine Tails - Top Cat (Nine Lives)822445
 22Kettie Drum - v.a. (Penthouse)422440
 23Now - Donna Marie (Londisc)522436
 24Penthouse Cultural Centre - v.a. (Penthouse)414414
 25Reggae Max - Peter Hunnigale (Charm)518385
 26Messenger - Luciano (Island Jamaica)18380
 27Seek And You Will Find - Horace Andy (Blakamix)1122378
 28Women In Reggae - v.a. (Vineyard/Grapevine)315371
 29Quarter To 12 - Simpleton (Greensleeves)319361
 30Freedom - Frankie Paul (Charm)520343
 31Jamaican Classics 3 - Freddie McGregor (Big Ship)921340
 32Nuh Carbon - Mykal Rose (Greensleeves)416339
 33Real Revolutionary - Anthony B (Greensleeves)715320
 34Prophesy - Capleton (RAL/Island Jamaica)622300
 35Reggae Max - Sanchez (Charm)211292
 36Heathen Chant - v.a. (RunN)1118285
 37Born Again - Mikey Spice (VP/Stingray)1220277
 38Just Ragga 10 - v.a. (Charm)411262
 39Reggae Gold '96 - v.a. (VP)310256
 40My Xperience - Bounty Killer (VP)38255
 41Rodigan's Dub Classics (Serious Selections 1) - v.a. (Rewind Selecta)1018244
 42Return To Umoja - v.a. (Conqueror)914240
 43Best Of Saxon 3 - v.a. (Saxon)611233
 44Out The Lights 6 - v.a. (Dioscotex)611230
 45Maestro - Beenie Man (Greensleeves)25230
 46Just Ragga 9 - v.a. (Jetstar)1222226
 47Only Love Can Conquer - Prince Alla (Blood & Fire)714224
 48Miracles - Richie Stephens (Charm)1018222
 49Lifetime Guarantee - Beres Hammond (Greensleeves)36217
 50Soul & Inspiration - Kashif Lindo (Charm)1115216
 51Take Me As I Am - Judy Boucher (Kufe)1214210
 52No Argument - Bounty Killer (Greensleeves)59205
 53Love From A Distance - Beres Hammond (VP/Charm)1313203
 54Conscious Ragga - v.a. (Greensleeves)1120201
 55Ultimate Collection - Mutabaruka (Greensleeves)511197
 56Reggae Max - John Holt (Charm)69197
 57Ragga Got Soul - v.a. (Discotex)99174
 58Prezident's Selections - Prezident Brown (RunN)911173
 59Ragga Ragga Ragga 5 - v.a. (Greensleeves)910173
 60Reggae Hits 18 - v.a. (Jetstar)1011160
 61Reggae Max - Gregory Isaacs (Charm)510155
 62Songbook - Horace Andy (Studio One)1614153
 63The Dub Pieces - Mixman (Blakamix)2320153
 64Skylarking - The Best Of ... - Horace Andy (Melankolik/Virgin)88152
 65Ragga Ragga Ragga 8 - v.a. (Greensleeves)55150
 66Heart Of The Congos - Congos (Blood & Fire)2218145
 67Lovers For Lovers 10 - v.a. (Business)1411143
 68Pure Reggae 2 - v.a. (Pure)44128
 69Hold On To Your Culture - Macka B (Ariwa)1513128
 70New Decade Of Dub - Shaka & Mad Professor (Ariwa)1711124
 71Arise [ri] - Hugh Mundell (Conqueror)96120
 72Forever - Sanchez (Charm)116106
 73Stingray Collection 2 - v.a. (Stingray)127102
 74Give Me The Reason - Lady Saw (import)8599
 75Israel King - Cocoa Tea (VP)9599
 76Dub Gone 2 Crazy - King Tubby's / Jammy's (Blood & Fire)12797
 77Reggae Nostalgia - v.a. (Moodies)181092
 78Best Of Saxon 2 - v.a. (Saxon)221088
 79Where There Is Life - Luciano (Island Jamaica)19886
 81Powerhouse - Dread & Fred (Blakamix)17883
 80One Stone - Culture (RAS)10583
 82World Corruption - Everton Blender (Greensleeves)9681
 83Reggae Max - Frankie Paul (Charm)17678
 84World Records Sampler 2 - v.a. (World)21978
 85Outburst - The Blackstones (Prestige)14575
 86Collectors Classics - Jacob Miller (RAS)19769
 87Upsetters Meet Scientist At Studio One - Lee Perry & The Upsetters (Grayland)16568
 88So Much Things To Say - Mikey Spice (Dig)13465
 89Hail H.I.M. In Dub - The Disciples (Roots)27964
 90Lovers For Lovers 5/6 - v.a. (Business)27860
 91Termination Dub - Glen Brown & King Tubby (Blood & Fire)16655
 92Hardcore Loving - Frankie Paul (Digital B)18449
 93Lovers For Lovers [ri] - v.a. (Business)28749
 94Big People Music - v.a. (Charm)20443
 95Take The Voodoo Out Of Reggae - Mad Professor (Ariwa)21543
 96Just For You - Philip Leo (Sharma Prod.)16342
 97Culturally - Fred Locks (Starlight)15337
 98You Got The Best Of Me - Dennis Brown (Saxon)23436
 99Thinking Of You - Donna Marie (Londisc)24436
 100Free To Move - Israel Vibration (RAS)23435

 

The Number Ones Of 1996

DateWKSTitle - Act
13.01.19968*Ragga Ragga Ragga 6 - v.a. (Greensleeves)
9.03.19961Not Just Ragga - v.a. (Fashion)
16.03.19961Lover's Rock (Seriouis Selections 2) - v.a. (Rewind Selecta)
23.03.199613Sampler 13 - v.a. (Greensleeves)
22.06.19967The Crown Prince - Dennis Brown (World Recs.)
10.08.19966Ragga Ragga Ragga 7 - v.a. (Greensleeves)
21.09.19969Sampler 14 - v.a. (Greensleeves)
23.11.19962Reggae Hits 20 - v.a. (Charm/Jetstar)
7.12.19965*Messenger - Luciano (Island Jamaica)
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[Created 4.11.1997, last revised 18.02.1998]