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Earth's Rightful Ruler

Hugh Roy & Peter Touch

Session date, Summer, 1969

  • Hugh Roy (U Roy), lead vocal
  • Peter Tosh, lead vocal
  • Carlton "Carly" Barrett, drums
  • Aston "Family Man" Barrett, bass
  • Alva "Reggie" Lewis, guitar
  • Ranford "Rannie Bop" Williams, guitar
  • Glen Adams, piano
  • Count Ossie, percussion

Recorded at Randy's Studio 17 in Kingston, 4 track
Engineer, Errol Thompson
Producer, Lee "Scratch" Perry

Matrix: Upsetter 718-1
First release: Upsetter

This is the first time the Barrett brothers, Aston and Carlton, played on a
record by any of the Wailers, as well as the first time Lee Perry produced
a Wailers track.

You can hear or buy this song on:
Arise Black Man (cd)
Black Dignity (cd)
The Toughest (cd)

The song sounds best on:
Arise Black Man (cd)

Learn more about the album on Discogs
Arise Black Man
Black Dignity
The Toughest

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