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We have featured both below, beginning with the Jamaican version. This is the Jamaican release on Congo Ashanty Records. The black and white artwork, and bright yellow highlights on the edges gives the impression of someone trying to bring something dense and dark out from the shadows — which is a good metaphor for the music which is deep and complex. By contrast, this is the CBS release which came out in the same year see image below. Perry's previous productions by Max Romeo and Junior Murvin had been huge commercial successes thanks to a deal with Island Recordsbut Perry was in dispute with Island at the time the Congos' album was finished, so Various The Mood Mosaic 10 Retro Active was released on his own Black Ark label, limiting its success overseas, and causing a rift with the group.

United Kingdom label Go Feet eventually William S Ill Never Let You Go the album inand although the group had recorded new material since leaving Perry, Heart of the Congos proved a hard act to follow and their other releases suffered as a consequence.

Albums such as Congo Ashanti were sparser and sounded ordinary compared to Perry's kitchen-sink-and-all massive productions. Burnett quit the group, soon followed by Johnson, who embarked on a solo career. Myton continued to record as The Congos with various other musicians until the mids.

In the mids, The Congos reformed, with Myton and Burnett joined by Lindburgh Lewis, several albums following in subsequent Mikis Theodorakis Serpico Original Music From The Soundtrack. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

All of my life, from the time I peeled opened my eyes, [my father] was Juan de Dios of the Congos. He was the King of the Congos. I would see him dress as a Congo with his clothes and rope [belt], lots of banana leaves tied on. He would get a little bit of water. He would paint his whole face with that, then he would put on black circles with charcoal, and I would watch him as a child. The Congos Congo Man Congo Man Chant I would see him painting his face I would The Congos Congo Man Congo Man Chant him, daddy, where are you going?

So then as a child I would go. The kafucula is the leaf of a coconut tree. The Congo adorns the kafucula—he puts on his decorations, feathers, and colorful objects.


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  2. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Congo Man / Congo Man Chant on Discogs. Label: Mango - MS • Format: Vinyl 12 The Congoes* - Congo Man / Congo Man Chant (, Vinyl) | Discogs/5(16).
  3. Feb 26,  · The Upsetters - Congo Man Chant Disco 1 Dub Sessions Reggae/Dub, Reggae-Pop 35 Chilled Out Dub Reggae Classics.
  4. The album itself has also been known as ‘Heart of the Congo Man’ and was first released on Lee Perry’s ‘Black Art’ label in If you have never heard this album, then you owe it to yourself to pick up a copy – it is a dense and complex roots production with soaring vocals and melodies.
  5. The Congos front-man Cedric Myton was born in Old Harbor, Jamaica and began singing with a group featuring Prince Lincoln called the Tartans in the late ’s. He also became a member of Ras Michael’s “Son’s of Negus” ensemble until teaming back up with Lincoln as the Royal Rasses in the early ’s.
  6. "Congo Ashanti" was the 1st lp the trio did after leaving Lee "Scratch" Perry's Blark Ark label after disputes over royalties and poor circulation of their now classic "Heart of the Congos" lp (a very common, sad tale in the music industry). Columbia records snatched the trio up and from it came this lp/5(4).
  7. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Congo Man/Congo Man Chant - The Congoes on AllMusic. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Congo Man/Congo Man Chant - The Congoes on AllMusic.
  8. Lyrics to 'Congoman Chant' by The Congos. My Library; Apps; Charts; Download Shazam; Apps; Charts; My Library; Help.
  9. A list of lyrics, artists and songs that contain the term "congo man by mighty sparrow" - from the creature666.deinfo website.

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