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Rivers Of Babylon

Postby j j » Sat Oct 28, 2017 12:12 am

Please help me make a list of different artists that have covered the Melodians 'Rivers Of Babylon'. It can include DJ's & dub cuts, instrumentals , or different songs that are over the 'R O B' rhythm.... to get started .....

Melodians - Rivers Of Babylon
Boney - M - Rivers Of Babylon
Johnny Clarke/I Roy - Leave Babylon (Ethiopians) /Rasta Pickney - Justice 7"
Maytones/Trinity - Rivers Of Babylon/Version - GG's 12"
Ronnie Davis - Rivers Of Babylon - Bunny Lee
Don Carlos - Rivers Of Babylon - Bunny Lee
Luciano - Rivers Of Babylon
Freedom Singer - Rivers Of Babylon - Studio One
Dennis Brown - Rivers Of Babylon

thanks

EDIT Just found this :roll: http://www.riddimguide.com/tunedb/riddi ... 20Babylon/ http://www.riddimguide.com/tunedb/song_ ... 20Babylon/

any others??
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Re: Rivers Of Babylon

Postby 99thfloor » Sat Oct 28, 2017 12:20 am

Boney M. :mrgreen:

Sorry, couldn't resist... :oops:
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Re: Rivers Of Babylon

Postby Gimialight » Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:42 am

Herbie Mann & Tommy McCook
https://youtu.be/8BdibbHYcEc
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Re: Rivers Of Babylon

Postby jah_vaults » Sat Oct 28, 2017 4:37 pm

j j wrote:Please help me make a list of different artists that have covered the Melodians 'Rivers Of Babylon'. It can include DJ's & dub cuts, instrumentals , or different songs that are over the 'R O B' rhythm.... to get started .....

Melodians - Rivers Of Babylon
Boney - M - Rivers Of Babylon
Johnny Clarke/I Roy - Leave Babylon (Ethiopians) /Rasta Pickney - Justice 7"
Maytones/Trinity - Rivers Of Babylon/Version - GG's 12"
Ronnie Davis - Rivers Of Babylon - Bunny Lee
Don Carlos - Rivers Of Babylon - Bunny Lee
Luciano - Rivers Of Babylon
Freedom Singer - Rivers Of Babylon - Studio One
Dennis Brown - Rivers Of Babylon

thanks

EDIT Just found this :roll: http://www.riddimguide.com/tunedb/riddi ... 20Babylon/ http://www.riddimguide.com/tunedb/song_ ... 20Babylon/

any others??


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Re: Rivers Of Babylon

Postby Dubdirectory » Sat Oct 28, 2017 6:00 pm

IIRC there is a version either by Count Ossie or by Ras Michael with heavy Nyabinghi drumming.
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Re: Rivers Of Babylon

Postby j j » Sun Oct 29, 2017 4:16 am

99thfloor wrote:Boney M. :mrgreen:

Sorry, couldn't resist... :oops:



maybe you should slow down & read my post again 99th??? 8)
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Re: Rivers Of Babylon

Postby BeePIe2 » Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:28 am

The Melodians / Sylvan Morris / I Roy - River Of Babylon (Reggae/Dub/DeeJay) (Sylvan Morris - Cultural Dub)

Crazy Mad Professor - Babylon Dub (no vocal) (The Crazy Mad Professor: Dub Them Silly Ina Firehouse)

Page One & The Observers - Babylon Must Fall (Ronnie Davis) (Page One - Rock A Dub)

U Roy - Babylon River (U-Roy - Jah Son Of Africa)

Brent Dowe - By The Rivers Of Babylon (Bunny Lee)

Prince Student - Rivers Of Babylon (Joe Gibbs)

Don Carlos - Rivers Of Dub (vocal) (Don Carlos Inna Dub Style: Rare Dubs 1979-1980)
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Re: Rivers Of Babylon

Postby Tune In » Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:07 am

Bless Up Bless Up Bless Up
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Re: Rivers Of Babylon

Postby Peter Dalton » Sun Oct 29, 2017 12:47 pm

Samuel The First, "Sounds Of Babylon"/Beverley's All Stars, "Version," Beverley's
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Re: Rivers Of Babylon

Postby 99thfloor » Mon Oct 30, 2017 4:30 am

j j wrote:maybe you should slow down & read my post again 99th??? 8)

Ha, ha, I totally missed that, I just took for granted it didn't count. I am actually a closet fan, have been since I was a kid. :P

Are you only asking for recordings by Reggae artists? Because there are many artists in other genres that have recorded it, for example I have this in my collection: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UEPr_ZF9HLs
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