Coconut Grove with Tony Conquerrah

Coconut Grove with Tony Conquerrah

Forever Young

Coconut Grove with Tony Conquerrah

Forever Young

This week: Special tribute to U-Roy and Johnny Pacheco, two innovators in different musical respects who have recently passed on.

In the first hour, music from legendary Jamaican DJ U-Roy, plus cuts from DJ’s who came up under Papa Roy’s sound system: King Stur Gav Hi-Fi.

In the second hour, some big singles from Johnny Pacheco as well as numerous tunes where he served as the bandleader and recording director for Fania Records. We also pay a small tribute to Nina Simone, Ranking Roger, and the island of the Dominican Republic in this episode.

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23 Feb, 2021

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Track List

  • U Roy - True True
  • U Roy - Runaway Girl
  • U Roy - Baby Come Back
  • Sugar Minott - Victory Dance
  • Josey Wales - History Of Wi Island
  • Josey Wales - Feel Like Skanking
  • Ranking Joe - Clarks Booty Style
  • Charlie Chaplin - Fire Burn Dem Below
  • Ranking Joe - Rastaman Talk
  • Charlie Chaplin & Josie Wales - Forever Young
  • Mighty Two - Natty Dread A Curnal
  • Tamlins - Baltimore
  • Nina Simone - Young, Gifted, & Black (Live at Philharmonic Hall)
  • Johnny Lytle - Pedro Strodder
  • Hector Rivera - Sweetie Pie
  • Cheche Abreu - Yo Te Traigo Un Son
  • Benny Sadel - Rompamos El Contrato
  • Pacheco - Soul Piper
  • Pacheco - Lazy Flute
  • Pacheco - Menu De Chivo
  • Fania All-Stars - Introduction Theme (Live At The Cheetah)
  • Fania All-Stars - Congo Bongo
  • Joe Bataan - Juan Juan Lechero
  • Bobby Valentin - Guaraguao
  • Willie Colon - Pan Y Agua
  • Celia Cruz & Johnny Pacheco - Tengo Un Carinito
  • Ticklah - El Dia De Mi Suerte
  • Love Trio In Dub - Rub A Dub Style
  • Pato & Roger - Pato & Roger Come Again