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Rainbow Valley

The Heptones

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Album Review

This brief album by the Heptones has some delightful tracks ("Tougher Than the World," "Head on Straight," and a remake of Naggo Morris' "Susu Pan Rasta"), but it falls well short of their classic 1970s work. The decision to record a version of Tommy James' "Crystal Blue Persuasion" was certainly ill advised, since the sugary original is here rendered as flat confection. The trademark Heptones harmonies are still intact, though, and that should appease diehard fans.

Biography

Formed: 1965

Genre: Reggae

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

One of the definitive rocksteady vocal groups, the Heptones were also one of the few to successfully make the transition to the reggae era. The group was fronted by Leroy Sibbles, who was not only an exquisite singer but also a talented songwriter, arranger, and session bassist at the legendary Studio One. Penning much of its own material, the group boasted one of the deepest catalogs of its time, full of high-quality numbers that were widely imitated for their close-harmony vocals, and widely recycled...
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