Various artists album review
Reggae Lasting Love Songs
VP Records-Walboomers Records
25 - 01 - 2001

Tracking list

  1. Someone Loves You Honey J.C. Lodge
  2. Send Me the Pillow Cynthia Schloss
  3. Stealing Love Carlene Davis
  4. I Cried A Tear Tito Simon
  5. Sweat Dreams Dobby Dobson
  6. Come To Me Tyrone Taylor
  7. Can't Be With You Tonight Judy Bucher
  8. Everlasting Love George Banton
  9. My Mistake Pat Ross
  10. I Wanna Wake Up With You Boris Gardner
  11. Why Not Tonight Derede Williams
  12. Anniversary Lloyd Charmers
  13. Dreamland Marcia Griffiths
  14. Sugar Sugar Doreen Shaffer
  15. Nothing Gonna Change My Love Delroy Wilson
  16. Welcome To My World Donna Marie
Rating : from 5 (excellent) to 1 (poor)

Vocals : 4 Backing : 3/4 Production : 3/4 Sound quality : 3/4 Sleeve : 3/4

"Reggae Lasting Love Songs" is an ultra-sweet lovers rock compilation packed with some of reggae music's biggest superstars. The album includes 16 singles from the past from artists such as J.C. Lodge, Carlene Davis, Judy Bucher, George Banton, Marcia Griffiths, and Cynthia Schloss. Production work on the album is provided by Joe Gibbs, Errol Thompson, Willie Lindo, Lloyd Charmers, Sonny Roberts, George Banton, Lloyd Campbell & Sydney Crooks just to name a few. Best known tunes found here are J.C. Lodges', Someone Loves You Honey, Cynthia Schloss' Send Me the Pillow Carlene Davis' Stealing Love and Boris Gardner's I Wanna wake Up With You. The inclusion of Marcia Griffiths' roots tune Dreamland is somehow strange, but her song is one of the best she has ever recorded.
If ultra sweet lovers rock is what you're looking for, do check out this album !

Teacher & Mr. T.