Dec122018

Ken Boothe

Ken Boothe's (born 1948 in Kingston, Jamaica) is known as "Mr Rocksteady" for his prominence during the musical period 1966-1974 and was a major idol for the to-be members of UB40. Boothe started by recording a version of Sandie Shaw's "Puppet on a String" in 1967. Later the same year, Boothe and Alton Ellis had a successful U.K. tour with the group The Soul Vendors. Under new direction from record producer Lloyd Chalmers, the song "Everything I Own" surprisingly was Number One in the UK in 1974. Read more on Last.fm

Track: Everything I Own - 7" Mix

Album: Everything I Own

Track Listing:

1Everything I Own (7" Mix)2:26
2Evil Girl2:06
3Crying Over You2:06
4Sad and Lonely1:68
5My Heart Is Like an Open Book1:68
6The Impossible Dream (aka The Quest)1:69
7Speak Softly Love (Theme From 'The Godfather')1:79
8My Kid2:14
9Sandie2:00
10Come And Lay Some Loving On Me1:96
11You Will Reach Your Goal1:93
12Time Passage2:99

Top Tracks

# Title Plays
1Everything I Own
235795
2Ain't No Sunshine
61791
3Crying Over You
41948
4Freedom Street
39036
5Artibella
35773
6Silver Words
29075
7Can't You See
24606
8Let's Get It On
24278
9The Train is Coming
22693
10Is It Because I'm Black?
21424