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Big Youth - Hit The Road Jack flac album
  • Performer Big Youth
  • Title Hit The Road Jack
  • Date of release 1976
  • Country Germany
  • Style Roots Reggae
  • Other formats MP4 AUD AAC VOC MMF APE VOX
  • Genre Reggae
  • Size MP3 1578 mb
  • Size FLAC 1372 mb
  • Rating: 4.7
  • Votes: 584

Hit the Road Jack is a 1976 album by the reggae artist Manley Buchanan from Kingston, Jamaica, better known as Big Youth. In February 2011, as part of its Reggae Britannia TV series, the BBC broadcast an interview with Buchanan in which he discussed his version of Hit the Road Jack. All tracks composed by Manley Buchanan; except where indicated. What's Going On" (Marvin Gaye). Hit the Road Jack" (Percy Mayfield). Wake Up Everybody" (Victor Carstarphen, Gene McFadden, John Whitehead).

Hit the Road Jack" is a song written by the rhythm and blues artist Percy Mayfield and first recorded in 1960 as an a cappella demo sent to Art Rupe. It became famous after it was recorded by the anist Ray Charles with The Raelettes vocalist Margie Hendrix. Charles's recording hit number one for two weeks on the Billboard Hot 100, beginning on Monday, October 9, 1961. Hit the Road Jack" won a Grammy award for Best Rhythm and Blues Recording.

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All the great songs and lyrics from the "Hit the Road Jack" album ont he Web's largest and most authoritative lyrics resource. Manley Augustus Buchanan (born 19 April 1949, Trenchtown, Kingston, Jamaica), better known as Big Youth (sometimes called Jah Youth), is a Jamaican deejay, mostly known for his work during the 1970s.

Hit the Road Jack is a 1976 album by the reggae artist Manley Buchanan from Kingston, Jamaica, better known as Big Youth Contents.

Tracklist

A1 Ten Against One
A2 Hotter Fire
A3 The Way Of The Light
A4 Dread High Ranking
A5 Dread Is The Best
B1 What's Going On
B2 Hit The Road Jack
B3 Wake Up Everybody
B4 Get Up, Stand Up
B5 Jag Man Of Syreen

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Randy's Studio
  • Mastered At – Federal Records Studio
  • Printed By – Adprographics Ltd.

Credits

  • Arranged By – Big Youth
  • Design – Gillian A. Gordon
  • Engineer – E. Thompson*, C. Peterson*
  • Producer – Big Youth

Notes

Original Jamaican copy on the Big Youth's own label

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: MB YB 8177

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
6.22 958 Big Youth Get Up Stand Up ‎(LP, Album) Trojan Records 6.22 958 Germany 1976
RASTA 1522 Big Youth Hit The Road Jack ‎(LP, Album) Trojan Records RASTA 1522 South Africa 1976
003 Big Youth Hit The Road Jack ‎(LP, Album) Tanasha 003 Jamaica Unknown
CDTRL 137 Big Youth Hit The Road Jack ‎(CD, Album) Trojan Records CDTRL 137 UK 1995
OUT-ST 25025 Big Youth Hit The Road Jack ‎(LP, Album, RE) OUT OUT-ST 25025 Italy 1979


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The South African release has been added to this amazing record.