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July 11, 2003: John Holt


Sounds from the man John Holt, former leader of the group The Paragons. John Holt was one of those vocalists whose work spanned the 60s through 80s and beyond. On this show you'll hear hits and bits from his early days at Treasure Isle with Duke Reid, sounds from his time at Studio One, songs for producer Harry Mudie and other tracks like those done at Channel One with the Hookim brothers.


SongArtistAlbumRiddimProducer
1Ali BabaJohn HoltTide Is High: Anthology 1962-1979Ali Baba: John HoltDuke Reid?
2Arabian DubDuke Reid GroupTreasure Isle DubAli Baba: John Holt
3Ali BabaJoseph CottonDancehall Days 1974 - 1984Ali Baba: John Holt
4I Trim the BarberKing TubbyKing Tubbys SpecialAli Baba: John HoltNiney
5The Barber Feel ItJah StitchIf DJ Was Your TradeAli Baba: John Holt
6The Poor BarberKing TubbyDub Gone 2 CrazyAli Baba: John HoltBunny 'Striker' Lee
7Got To Get AwayThe ParagonsTide Is High: Anthology 1962-1979Quiet Place: John Holt / Paragons / Horace Andy (Man Next Door / Got To Get Away)
8Poison FlourDr Pablo & the Cry Tuff All StarsBest Dressed Chicken In TownQuiet Place: John Holt / Paragons / Horace Andy (Man Next Door / Got To Get Away)
9Noisy PlaceI RoyDont Check Me With No Lightweight StuffQuiet Place: John Holt / Paragons / Horace Andy (Man Next Door / Got To Get Away)
10I Shall Fear No EvilDr Pablo & the Cry Tuff All StarsBest Dressed Chicken In TownQuiet Place: John Holt / Paragons / Horace Andy (Man Next Door / Got To Get Away)
11Man Next DoorDennis BrownPromised LandQuiet Place: John Holt / Paragons / Horace Andy (Man Next Door / Got To Get Away)Dennis Brown
12My SatisfactionThe ParagonsTide Is High: Anthology 1962-1979My Satisfaction: Paragons / John Holt / Zion Gate: Culture
13My Satisfaction VersionSound DimensionStudio One Discomixes Vol. 9My Satisfaction: Paragons / John Holt / Zion Gate: CultureCoxsone Dodd
14Zion GateCulturePapa Daves Killer 12 inch singles Vol. 1Zion Gate: Culture
15Forty Leg DreadPrince MohammedPapa Daves Killer 12 inch singles Vol. 1Zion Gate: Culture
16Zion GateJoe GibbsAfrican Dub Almighty Ch. 3 & 4Zion Gate: Culture
17Sweet TalkingHeptonesStudio One Singles Vol 2Sweet Talking: HeptonesCoxsone Dodd
18Dont Fight Your BrothersJohn HoltTide Is High: Anthology 1962-1979
19Hooligan VersionJohn HoltStudio One Discomixes Vol. 1Hooligan: John HoltCoxsone Dodd
20AnywhereJohn HoltStudio One Discomixes Vol. 3Anywhere: John HoltCoxsone Dodd
21Anywhere VersionJohn HoltStudio One Discomixes Vol. 3
22Treat Me Like A KingJohn HoltThe Works of Jah
23Mr. Chatterbox (version)WailersBest of the WailersMr Talkative: Wailers
24Mr. Chatterbox (alt)WailersBest of the Wailers
25Only A SmileThe ParagonsTide Is High: Anthology 1962-1979Only A Smile: Paragons
26Flashing My WhipU RoyTrojan Box Set: DJs 1Only A Smile: Paragons
27Smile DubNineyPresents DubOnly A Smile: Paragons
28Is Dread in a BabylonBig YouthNatty Universal DreadOnly A Smile: Paragons
29I Pray the ContinuallyBig YouthNatty Universal DreadOnly A Smile: Paragons
30Never Will I Hurt My BabyJohn HoltNight CurfewNever Will I Hurt My Baby: John HoltKeith Hudson
31Hurt My Baby VersionHudson All StarsNight CurfewNever Will I Hurt My Baby: John HoltKeith Hudson
32SuctionVin GordonNight CurfewNever Will I Hurt My Baby: John HoltKeith Hudson
33Sister Big StuffJohn HoltTide Is High: Anthology 1962-1979Mr Big Stuff: Jean Knight
34Teach The ChildrenDennis AlcaponeTougher Than ToughMr Big Stuff: Jean KnightDuke Reid
35Strange ThingsJohn HoltRespect to Studio OneStrange Things: John HoltCoxsone Dodd
36Strange ThingsJohn HoltTide Is High: Anthology 1962-1979Strange Things: John HoltCoxsone Dodd
37Strange MoodPhil Pratt All StarsRaw Roots Vol 2Strange Thing: John HoltPhil Pratt
38Miss Lou Ring a BingBig YouthNatty Universal DreadStrange Things: John Holt
39Strange Mood Version 2Phil Pratt All StarsRaw Roots Vol 2Strange Thing: John HoltPhil Pratt
40Our Forefathers Died In The SandCarl MooreRaw Roots Vol 2Strange Thing: John HoltPhil Pratt
41Same SomethingBig YouthNatty Universal DreadStrange Things: John Holt
42Stealing StealingJohn HoltTide Is High: Anthology 1962-1979Stealing Stealing: John HoltDuke Reid
43Stop Stealing In The Name of JahDillingerMarijuana In My BrainStealing Stealing: John Holt
44Stealing VersionKing Tubby & The AggrovatorsDub Like DirtStealing Stealing: John Holt
45Bury the BarberJah StitchIf DJ Was Your TradeStealing Stealing: John HoltBunny 'Striker' Lee
46Come Now SisterFreddie McGregorStudio One Discomixes Vol. 7Get In The Groove: HeptonesCoxsone Dodd
47Come Now SisterFreddie McGregorStudio One Discomixes Vol. 7Get In The Groove: HeptonesCoxsone Dodd
48Up Park CampJohn HoltTide Is High: Anthology 1962-1979Get In The Groove: HeptonesJoseph Hoo Kim
49Up Park Camp (Version)RevolutionariesWell Charged: Channel OneGet In The Groove: HeptonesJoseph Hoo Kim
50A Love I Can FeelJohn HoltTide Is High: Anthology 1962-1979A Love I Can Feel: John Holt / If You Should Lose Me: Johnny Clarke / Temptations?Coxsone Dodd
51When I Am Ready Version&Studio One Discomixes Vol. 4A Love I Can Feel: John Holt / If You Should Lose Me: Johnny Clarke / Temptations?Coxsone Dodd
52When I Am ReadyFreddie McGregorStudio One Discomixes Vol. 4A Love I Can Feel: John Holt / If You Should Lose Me: Johnny Clarke / Temptations?Coxsone Dodd
53When I Am Ready VersionLone RangerStudio One Discomixes Vol. 4A Love I Can Feel: John Holt / If You Should Lose Me: Johnny Clarke / Temptations?Coxsone Dodd
54If You Should Lose MeJohnny ClarkeSings In Fine StyleA Love I Can Feel: John Holt / If You Should Lose Me: Johnny Clarke / Temptations?Bunny 'Striker' Lee
55Dub You Can FeelKing Tubby & The AggrovatorsThe Dub MasterA Love I Can Feel: John Holt / If You Should Lose Me: Johnny Clarke / Temptations?Bunny 'Striker' Lee
56Straight to I Roys HeadPrince JazzboBunny Lee meets KT & AggA Love I Can Feel: John Holt / If You Should Lose Me: Johnny Clarke / Temptations?Bunny 'Striker' Lee
57Ill GoJohn HoltA1 Disco Showcase
58Tribal WarLittle RoyTafari / Aries HistoryTribal War: Little Roy / John Holt / George NooksLee Perry & Sylvan Morris & Errol Thompson & Barnabas & Pluto Shervington &
59Tribal WarLittle RoyTafari Earth UprisingTribal War: Little Roy / John Holt / George NooksLee Perry & Sylvan Morris & Errol Thompson & Barnabas & Pluto Shervington &
60Tribal WarJohn HoltWell Charged: Channel OneTribal War: Little Roy / John Holt / George NooksJoseph Hoo Kim
61You Must Be MadBig JoeAt the ControlsTribal War: Little Roy / John Holt / George NooksBunny 'Striker' Lee
62SniperJoe Gibbs & the ProfessionalsAfrican Dub Almighty Ch. 3 & 4Tribal War: Little Roy / John Holt / George NooksJoe Gibbs
63Memories By The ScoreThe ParagonsTide Is High: Anthology 1962-1979Memories By The Score: John Holt / Johnny Clarke
64Bag-Full-A-DubJohn HoltDubbing At Harry Js (1972 - 1975)Memories By The Score: John Holt / Johnny Clarke
65Memories By the ScoreJohnny ClarkeDont Stay Out LateMemories By The Score: John Holt / Johnny ClarkeBunny 'Striker' Lee
66Good MemoriesPrince JazzboIf DJ Was Your TradeMemories By The Score: John Holt / Johnny ClarkeBunny 'Striker' Lee
67Good Memories DubKing Tubby?Memories By The Score: John Holt / Johnny ClarkeBunny 'Striker' Lee
68Whats the ScoreClint EastwoodReal Clint EastwoodMemories By The Score: John Holt / Johnny ClarkeBunny 'Striker' Lee
69Police In HelicopterJohn HoltGreensleeves 12 inch singles volume 21Police In Helicopter: John Holt
70Youths Pon The CornerJohn HoltGreensleeves 12 inch singles volume 21Who Can Make The Dance Ram : Yellowman