iTunes

Opening the iTunes Store…If iTunes doesn’t open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator
iTunes

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from The Very Best of Eddy Grant - Road to Reparation by Eddy Grant, download iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

The Very Best of Eddy Grant - Road to Reparation

Eddy Grant

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download music.

Album Review

Although extremely miserly, this collection is budget-priced, spanning Eddy Grant's career and hitting most of his high points. In the States, the Guyana-born, British-bred star only placed two singles in the chart, and the first, "Electric Avenue," kicks off this set. Grant was already well established in the U.K. by the time he rocked up Brixton's legendary street in 1983, and so the set scoops up several earlier, seminal numbers. "Hello Africa" featured on his debut full-length and "Walking on Sunshine" entitled his follow-up, an album that also included the potent "Living on the Frontline." However, it was Killer on the Rampage that struck a chord in the U.S., launching "Electric" into the charts, while finding further success back home with "War Party" and "I Don't Wanna Dance." Going for Broke brought with it "Romancing the Stone," his second U.S. hit, with two more tracks from that set appearing here. And then it all went pear-shaped, with Grant's next two albums failing to thrill, although his hope-filled anti-apartheid anthem "Gimme Hope Jo'anna" returned him to the British chart. The set then fast-forwards to 2005, pulling "Gotta Be Positive" from the singer's Reparation album. There are obviously much more inclusive sets out there, but for the price, this is the minimum one could expect.

Customer Reviews

ya yauh!! (^^,)

awsome music and if you like it then you should check out Bob Marley if you haven't alredy

My Review

I just love all of Grant's music, my favorite being Electric Avenue!

Grew up with Eddy

This is a GREAT album, loved this music when I was growing up now I love listening to it with my own children, it's awsome to rock a baby too...

Biography

Born: March 05, 1948 in Plaisance, Guyana

Genre: Reggae

Years Active: '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

Eddy Grant stands among an elite group of artists as one who has not just merely moved successfully across the musical spectrum, but has actually been at the forefront of genres and even created one of his own. From pop star to reggae radical, musical entrepreneur to the inventor...
Full bio
The Very Best of Eddy Grant - Road to Reparation, Eddy Grant
View In iTunes

Customer Ratings

Contemporaries