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.
|A1||Ten Against One|
|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|
|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|