Dec122018

Toots and The Maytals

Jamaican ska vocal group The Maytals became a reggae band in 1971, renamed Toots and The Maytals with Frederick "Toots" Hibbert as front figure. The band won a 2005 Grammy award for the album True Love. Funky Kingston in early 70s is on Rolling Stone's list The Greatest Albums of All Time. The bass line in "54-46" is one of the most covered in pop music. Songs such as "Monkey Man", "Pressure Drop", "Bam Bam", among others, made them favorites for the early skinhead movement of white working-class youth in UK. Read more on Last.fm

Track: Funky Kingston

Top Tracks

# Title Plays
1Pressure Drop
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254-46 Was My Number
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3Funky Kingston
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4Monkey Man
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5Louie Louie
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6Sweet and Dandy
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7Time Tough
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8Pomps And Pride
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9Reggae Got Soul
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10Bam Bam
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