THE WONDERMAN YEARS
CD: Trojan TJDDD052
2002


Disc 1:
01. Keep On Moving - Bob Marley & The Wailers
02. Mooving - Big Youth
03. African Herbsman - Bob Marley & The Wailers
04. Beat Down Babylon - Junior Byles
05. Ital (AKA Babylon Chapter 5) - The Upsetters
06. Informer Men - Junior Byles & Jah T
07. Alpha & Omega - Dennis Alcapone
08. Babylose Burning (AKA Babylon's Burning) - Maxie, Niney Scratch
09. Give Me Power - The Stingers
10. Give Me Power No. 2 - King Iwah The 1st
11. Sunshine Showdown - Upsetters
12. Tipper Special - Upsetters
13. Brand New Second Hand - Peter Tosh & The Wailers
14. Mighty Clouds Of Joy - Lloyd Parks
15. Professor Ironside - Lloyd Parks
16. Iron Curtain - Upsetters
17. Place Called Africa - Junior Byles
18. Africa Stand (AKA Place Called Africa Verse 5) - Dennis Alcapone
19. Chapter 3 Of Africa (AKA Place Called Africa Verse 3) - Winston Cool (Dr. Alimantado)
20. Jah Rastafari (AKA Wonder Man) - Dennis Alcapone
21. This World - King Medious (AKA Milton Henry)
22. Fever - Junior Byles
23. Hot & Cold - Augustus Pablo
24. Lick The Pipe Peter Part 4 - Jah T
25. Preacher Man - Stingers
26. Preacher Man (alternate version) - The Upsetters

Disc 2:
01. King Of Babylon - Junior Byles
02. Master Key - Dennis Alcapone
03. Key Hole - Upsetters
04. One Love, One Heart - Righteous Flames
05. French Connection - Lee Perry
06. French Connection Chapter 2 - Upsetters
07. Blackman Time - Lee Perry
08. Cool Iron - Willows
09. Dub Organiser - Upsetters
10. Whiplash - Wesley Germs
11. Good Night My Love - Chenley Duffus
12. At The End (Of A Rainbow) - Chenley Duffus
13. Black IPA - Upsetters
14. IPA Skank - Upsetters
15. Jungle Lion - Upsetters
16. Freak Out Skank - Upsetters
17. Bathroom Skank - Upsetters
18. Start Over - The Gatherers
19. Words Of My Mouth - The Gatherers
20. Hot Tip - Prince Django
21. Bucky Skank - The Upsetters
22. Cow Thief Skank - Charlie Ace & Lee Perry
23. Justice To The People - Upsetters

The Wonderman Years is a fine collection of killer singles originally released on the Justice League label. Many of these singles bore the enigmatic tag "Lee Perry - Wonder Man" on the label (hence the title). While many of these songs have been included on other Trojan collections, this is a great compilation with a few rare surprises, such as "Cool Iron" by The Willows and "IPA Skank".

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