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Specials The Best Of

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For fans of ska and punk, 'The Specials Greatest Hits' is a must-have addition to your vinyl collection. Originally formed in 1977 as The Coventry Automatics, The Specials became known for their unique blend of Jamaican ska and rocksteady, mixed with the energy of punk. This sound launched a whole ska revival and influenced countless bands that followed.

The Specials not only made a name for themselves but also helped fellow like-minded bands such as Madness, The Beat, and The Selecter to release their first singles. This album features some of their greatest hits, including 'A Message to You Rudy', 'Too Much Too Young', and 'Ghost Town', showcasing the band's impressive musicianship and their ability to create timeless music that still resonates with fans today.

Experience the immersive, high-quality sound of 'The Specials Greatest Hits' on vinyl, and discover the magic of this legendary band. Order now from or visit Zhivago Gifts in Galway to pick up your copy in-store. Don't miss out on the chance to own one of the most influential albums of the ska revival era. Add 'The Specials Greatest Hits' to your vinyl collection today and experience the unforgettable sound of this iconic band at their best.

Disc: 1

1 Ghost Town
2 A Message to You Rudy (2002 Remastered Version)
3 Nite Klub (Feat. Rico) [2002 Remastered Version] - The Specials Featuring Rico
4 Concrete Jungle (2002 Remastered Version)
5 Too Much Too Young (Live) - The Special AKA

Disc: 2

1 Blank Expression (2002 Remastered Version)
2 Doesn't Make It Alright (2002 Remastered Version)
3 Rude Boys Outa Jail
4 Rat Race
5 Man At C&A (2002 Remastered Version)

Disc: 3

1 Do Nothing (feat. Rico with The Ice Rink String Sounds)
2 Stereotype/Stereotypes (Part 2) [Medley] (2002 Remastered Version)
3 International Jet Set (2002 Remastered Version)
4 Friday Night, Saturday Morning
5 Why? (Edit)

Disc: 4

1 Ghost Town (Extended Version)
2 What I Like Most About You Is Your Girlfriend (2002 Remastered Version) - The Special AKA
3 Racist Friend - The Special AKA
4 War Crimes (The Crime Remains The Same) (Edit) - The Special AKA
5 Nelson Mandela (2002 Remastered Version) - The Special AKA

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