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Drum And Bass Line [Remastered Album Version]
2
Ethiopian Rhapsody
3
African Children [Album Version]
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Your Recipe [Remastered Album Version]
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Dub Fire

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    Aswad was arguably Britain's most successful reggae band, in terms of both popularity and longevity. Critical opinion on their body of work is often divided; some hail their early material as the greatest roots reggae Britain ever produced, while others find their later pop-crossover phase more distinctive and unique, even at the expense of authenticity. Regardless, Aswad's ability to adapt themselves to the changing times -- new musical trends, shifting personnel -- was ultimately the driving force behind their decades-long career. Aswad (the name is Arabic for "black") was ... Read more

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