Echoes Reggae Albums - Year-End - 1997

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The Top 75 Albums Of 1997

 POSTitle - ActHPWKSPTS
1Lifetime Guarantee - Beres Hammond (Greensleeves)1421368
2Reggae Hits 21 - v.a. (Charm/Jetstar)1301010
3Sampler 15 - v.a. (Greensleeves)131972
4Joyride - v.a. (VP)234878
5Jah Lifted Me - Mikey Spice (VP)234852
6Reggae Hits 22 - v.a. (Charm/Jetstar)123844
7Rumours - Freddie McGregor (Greensleeves)129716
8Maestro - Beenie Man (Greensleeves)226706
9Ragga Ragga Ragga 9 - v.a. (Greensleeves)222706
10Classic - Buccaneer (Greensleeves)733641
11Praise Ye Jah - Sizzla (Xterminator/Charm)116621
12Reggae Max - Sylvia Tella (Charm/Jetstar)326598
13Black Woman & Child - Sizzla (Digital B/Greensleeves)115593
14Pure Lovers 10 - v.a. (Charm/Jetstar)325554
15Lover's Rock (Serious Selections 3) - v.a. (Rewind Selecta)324545
16Pure Reggae 2 - v.a. (Pure)321506
17Drum Song [Continuous Mix] - v.a. (RunN)1037494
18The Golden Voice Of Reggae - Sanchez (World)319490
19Reggae Max - Sugar Minott (Charm/Jetstar)321470
20Reggae Max - Dennis Brown (Charm/Jetstar)319464
21Roots & Branches - Horace Andy (Ariwa)1027433
22Give Thanks & Praise - Axx Of Jahpostles (RunN)1028392
23My Xperience - Bounty Killer (VP)519391
24Ghetto Gramma - Bounty Killer (Greensleeves)320390
25Nyah Man Chant - Bushman (Greensleeves)722389
26Reggae Max - Vivian Jones (Charm/Jetstar)421384
27Big People Music 2 - v.a. (Charm/Jetstar)519382
28Pure Reggae Covers - v.a. (Dino)420338
29Reggae Max - Luciano (Charm/Jetstar)620328
30Just Ragga 11 - v.a. (Charm/Jetstar)315319
31Just Ragga 12 - v.a. (Charm/Jetstar)415318
32Rejoice - Nereus Joseph (Charm/Jetstar)520318
33Legalize De Erb - v.a. (Kickin')1424317
34Reggae Max - Beenie Man (Charm/Jetstar)318315
35Presenting The Posse - v.a. (Uptempo)1019301
36Big Up - Dean Frazer (Island JA)514298
37Militancy - Daweh Congo (RunN)615290
38Messenger - Luciano (Island Jamaica)513289
39Oh No ... It's Red Rat - Red Rat (Greensleeves)16288
40Ragga Ragga Ragga 8 - v.a. (Greensleeves)514278
41Dancehall Queen Ost - v.a. (Island Jamaica)310273
42Answers To The Question - v.a. (Kufe)1119269
43Masterpiece - Freddie McGregor (Greensleeves)513266
44Best Of Saxon 4 - v.a. (Saxon)616266
45Protect Us Jah - Morgan Heritage (VP)1119265
46X Rated Gang 2 [Mixmaster Mighty Mike] - v.a. (RunN)815257
47Inna Heights - Buju Banton (Penthouse/Exterminator)26256
48Passion - Lady Saw (Charm)915227
49Hardcore Loving - Frankie Paul (Digital B)1113220
50Sampler 16 - v.a. (Greensleeves)36214
51Upsetter In Dub (Upsetter Shop 1) - Lee 'Scratch' Perry (Heartbeat)1017209
52Powers Youth - Starkey Banton meets The Dub Organiser (Dub Organiser/Fashion)610200
53Tension - Wailing Souls (white)69200
54Back 4 More - Mike Anthony (Gussie P)1617200
55Reggae Max - Peter Hunnigale (Charm/Jetstar)612191
56So Much Things To Say - Mikey Spice (Dig)1011189
57Big Ship Ole Fung Reggae Ska 1 - v.a. (Big Ship/Greensleeves)1314179
58Sampler 14 - v.a. (Greensleeves)1111166
59One Calling - Morgan Heritage (Jammy's/Greensleeves)47162
60Stingray Collection 3 - v.a. (Stingray)109162
61Reggae Max - Mikey Spice (Charm/Jetstar)1110158
62Reggae Gold '97 - v.a. (VP)1714136
63More Treasure Found - Junior Delgado (Incredible)1811123
64Real Revolutionary - Anthony B (Greensleeves)149121
65Somebody Ought To Write About It - The Blackstones (Prestige)1611115
66Reggae Max - Beres Hammond (Charm/Jetstar)85113
67Train To Zion (1975-1978) - U Brown (Blood & Fire)221199
68Portrait - Dennis Brown (RAS)171094
69Reggae Hits 20 - v.a. (Charm/Jetstar)14584
70Dub Wicked - Michael Rose (Heartbeat)201083
71Genuine - Peter Hunnigale (Saxon)13579
72Portrait - Israel Vibration (RAS)20976
73Best Of Saxon 3 - v.a. (Saxon)8368
74Forever - Frankie Paul (World)16558
75World Corruption - Everton Blender (Greensleeves)16457

 

The Number Ones Of 1997

DateWKSTitle - Act
11.01.199711*REGGAE HITS 21 - v.a. (Charm/Jetstar)
29.03.19974LIFETIME GUARANTEE - Beres Hammond (Greensleeves)
26.04.19974RUMOURS - Freddie McGregor (Greensleeves)
24.05.19974LIFETIME GUARANTEE - Beres Hammond (Greensleeves)
21.06.199711SAMPLER 15 - v.a. (Greensleeves)
06.09.19976REGGAE HITS 22 - v.a. (Charm/Jetstar)
18.10.19971PRAISE YE JAH - Sizzla (Xterminator/Charm)
25.10.19976BLACK WOMAN & CHILD - Sizzla (Digital B/Greensleeves)
06.12.19975*OH NO ... IT'S RED RAT - Red Rat (Greensleeves)
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[Created 29.12.1997]