Count Ossie: "Rasta Reggae" / "Samia"- o

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Count Ossie: "Rasta Reggae" / "Samia"- o

Postby mike turner » Sun Aug 21, 2005 6:55 pm

Sound like reggae covers of South African melodies

Anyone know the originals?
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Postby Anonymous » Mon Aug 22, 2005 4:27 am

great tunes ...

they could also come from another source ...

" im " on the sax. so he might be someone to ask ...

Postby Jackie Pablo » Mon Aug 22, 2005 3:36 pm

Both tracks could be Cedric Brooks originals, or his take on two out of the way Jazz melodies. Sly & Robbie credit him as the writer of 'Rasta Reggae' (C Brooks / BMI) on their 'Mambo Taxi' collection.
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Re: Count Ossie: "Rasta Reggae" / "Samia"- o

Postby jahbuzzz » Wed May 08, 2013 9:56 pm

The original (Samia) is by Eddie Harris & Les McCann
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