May202019

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 You2:08
4Sad and Lonely1:67
5My Heart Is Like an Open Book1:66
6The Impossible Dream (aka The Quest)1:68
7Speak Softly Love (Theme From 'The Godfather')1:79
8My Kid2:13
9Sandie1:98
10Come And Lay Some Loving On Me1:96
11You Will Reach Your Goal1:93
12Time Passage2:99

Top Tracks

# Title Plays
1Everything I Own
238456
2Ain't No Sunshine
63515
3Crying Over You
42908
4Freedom Street
40007
5Artibella
38198
6Silver Words
29487
7Can't You See
24962
8Let's Get It On
24469
9Is It Because I'm Black?
23707
10The Train is Coming
22787