Good Friday 2

March 29, 2013

North 3rd st

This is also credited to Zoot Simms and sometimes The Supertones. It is a Studio One cover of a Fugitives tune. Around 1970:

The Slickers are better known for their hit Johnny Too Bad. Some think this is actually the Pioneers. 1968:

MP3: The Slickers- Nana

This appears on The Starlights (Featuring Stanley Beckford) 1993 album but I believe it was recorded much earlier. The Pioneers also did quite a different version.

MP3: The Starlights- Samfiman

Goin’ in a totally different direction here but I have to share this 1978 disco cover of Ann Peebles hit:

Nu Disco de Mexico from Joseph Terruel:

I can’t leave without including a Philly track– People’s Choice from the 1975 LP Boogie Down USA on Philly International Records:


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