December 2009 - If only because of
African Anthem alone this album should be
considered a clasic, but the fact that this
is the Deluxe edition makes this another
must-have for every self-respecting
collector of the better (DUB) Reggae music.
The subtitle of this album is not there
for nothing: especially in the first ten
titles, the original African Anthem album,
it's jingles and soundeffects galore. This
is indeed The Mikey Dread Show avant la
lettre, as the album should really be
played from start to finish and the jingles
gives us the idea that we're listening to
one of the best Radio Stations in the
As said: the original release only
contained the first ten titles. This release
comes with 5 bonus track, among which an
extended version of JBC Days/Proper
Education Version and some more heavyweight
material by the man we will never forget:
Michael "Dread At The Controls"
Campbell aka Mikey Dread.