Various Triple Dons 1

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As the seemingly unending trend towards reissues of '70s reggae continues apace, Smugg releases a collection that new and seasoned fans alike are going to find difficult to resist. Horace Andy, Johnny Osbourne, and Frankie Paul are three of the greatest Jamaican vocalists of the last 30 years. Andy could sing the Golden Girls theme and draw tears from even the most casual listener. Osbourne has covered dozens of soul classics from Motown and Stax, among many other artists; his contributions here include the sublime "Juggling" and "Stand Good." It's Frankie Paul that makes this collection crucial, however, with his cover of "Now That I Found You" and the tingling and timely "Stop The War."