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Old April 12th, 2004, 12:11 AM
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Default Hey Mon! it's de "Island Music" Hit List

The Cynic's list of Contemporary Island Music (from the last 20 years)
(incomplete & in no particular order)


Incidentally, most titles listed here can be downloaded from kazaa.com


1) Open Up Your Heart - Premier (song was used on the "Flintstones" - Pebbles & Bam Bam)
2) Sex on the Beach - T-Spoon
3) Wiggle in Line - Black Duck
4) Hey Banana Joe - Banana Mama
5) Ragga Ragga - Red Plastic Bag
6) Get Down to It - TBTBT
7) Wide Load - One (this one's hilarious!)
8) Various Tracks - Inner Circle
9) Caribana Jam + Mitch - Ed-Ian Cartel
10) Back to the Island - Baha Men (theme used on AMEX ad.)
11) Soca Calypso Medley (12" version) - Lobo
12) Coco Jamboo - Mr. President
13) Get Together - Big Mountain
14) Montego Bay - Amazulu
15) Dollar Wine - Taxi (cent, 5-cent, 10-cent...)
16) Secret Admirer - DJ Ray
17) Dance Hall Queen - Beenie Man/Chevelle Franklin
18) Caribbean Nightfever - Boney M 2000
19) Who Let the Dogs Out? - Baha Men / Amselem Douglas
20) Follow the Leader - Soca Boys
21) Sunshine Reggae - Laid Back
22) Whiney Whiney - Willi One Blood
23) Try Jah Love - Third World
24) I Wanna Be With You - Fun Factory
25) Reggae Night - Jimmy Cliff
26) Pass the Dutchie - Musical Youth
27) One Draw - Rita Marley
28) Everybody Salsa/Ay Ay Moosey - Modern Romance
29) Capital Tropical (Engl. Ver.) - Two Man Sound
30) The Mambo Craze - Da Phazz
31) Heads High - Mr. Vegas
32) Rich Girl (If I Was A) - Michie Mee
33) It Wasn't Me - Shaggy (hilarious, but not for "church ladies")
34) Bacchanal Time - SuperBlue
35) Ritmo de la Noche - Chocolate
36) Pepperseed Medley - Byron Lee & THe Dragonaires
37) Soca Dance - Charles D.Lewis
38) Gonna Walk & Don't Look Back - Peter Tosh
39) Dreadlock Holiday - 10CC
40) Bang Bang Lulu - Goombay Dance Band
41) La Bomba - Azul Azul / King Africa
42) The Tide is High - Blondie
43) Smile - Vitamin C
44) Caribbean Queen - Billy Ocean
45) The Donkey Dance (or Whoa Donkey) - Massive Chandelier, or Byron Lee
46) Nanny Feeling Nice - Jimmy C.
47) Bass for Bass - Second Imij
48) Caribbean Beat - King Beau Beau
49) How It Hang, It Swing - Poody
50) Moving (To the Left) - Peter C. Lewis
51) Chi Chi Man - T.O.K.
52) Ice Cream Man - Zippo Man
53) Workey Workey - Byron Lee & The Dragonaires
54) Kalimba De Luna - Boney M
55) Thunder - Duke
56) Underneath it All - No Doubt
57) The Ketchup Song - Las Ketchup
58) Legal - Snow
59) Get Busy - Sean Paul
60) Regular - Miss Thing
61) Dick - Beenie Man & J (Very suggestive.... best friend is a "cat")


(Even more) Ubiquitous Titles:

Hot, Hot, Hot - Arrow (Carib. Ver.), Buster Poindexter (USA ver.)
Hands Up ("Club Med" theme) - Sway
Red, Red Wine - UB40
The Caribbean Disco Show Medley(12" version) - Lobo
Anything by Bob Marley, Boney M., Jimmy Cliff, Jimmy Buffett, Harry Belafonte, Byron
Lee & the Dragonaires, The Barefoot Man.

By the way.... My list only comprises mainstream Island-Flavour music.
If anyone wants to compile their own Reggae, Dancehall, or Soca list, be
my guest!!!

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Old April 12th, 2004, 07:56 AM
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Default Re: Hey Mon! it's de "Island Music" Hit List

When I hear this music..I start toe tappin..Thanks.Trip
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Old April 12th, 2004, 08:43 AM
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Default Re: Hey Mon! it's de "Island Music" Hit List

That certainly is a definitive list! Thanks, Cruise Cynic!

Cheers,
Michelle P.

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Old April 12th, 2004, 08:45 AM
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Default Re: Hey Mon! it's de "Island Music" Hit List

Cruise Cynic, you have way too much time on your hands. Then again, this week, home sick, I too have too much time on my hands, and maybe I'll just download some of that great music!

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Old April 12th, 2004, 02:04 PM
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Warning about downloading!

I used to be a member of Kazaa and paid my subscription for a year. A virus was downloaded with a music file and wiped out my hard drive. After getting everything back up and running I tried to contact Kazaa to get it's program back on my machine (which I had paid for) and nowhere on their web site was a phone number to call. The only thing you could do was download another version, and pay again, for the software.

Rip off! And very damaging.

I then started using WinMx, which is free, and again I've got a virus. It hasn't done any harm but Norton Antivirus can't delete it, or fix it, or quarantine it. It sits there in my computer just waiting................

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Old April 13th, 2004, 06:15 PM
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I'd like to add Baha men - Island Boy (One of the many songs in the movie My Father the Hero)
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