Jimmy Cliff - Special
Label: Columbia ‎– FC 38099
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: US
Date of released: 1982
Category: Reggae
Style: Reggae
Genre: Latin
Musician: Jimmy Cliff
Album's name: Special
ZIP archive size: 1724

Jimmy Cliff - Special


A1 Special 3:51
A2 Love Is All 4:19
A3 Peace Officer 4:12
A4 Treat The Youths Right 3:40
A5 Keep On Dancing 3:25
A6 Rub-A-Dub Partner 2:58
B1 Roots Radical 4:25
B2 Love Heights 3:35
B3 Originator 4:56
B4 Rock Children 4:00
B5 Where There Is Love 4:15


  • Backing Band – Oneness*
  • Backing Vocals – Alvina "Topaz" Del Bettis, Ansel Collins, Barbara Jones, Earl Chinna Smith*, Jackie Kingstonian (tracks: A6), Jimmy Cliff, Dougie Bryan*, Uzziah "Sticky" Thompson*
  • Bass – Bertram Ranchi McLean*
  • Drums – Mickey Boo Richards*, Sly Dunbar (tracks: A6)
  • Drums [African] – Carlton "Santa" Davis
  • Drums [Niabingi] – Earl Chinna Smith*, Harry T. Powell*, Jimmy Cliff, Sydney Wolf "Sheep"*
  • Flugelhorn [Flügelhorn] – David Madden
  • Flute – Pee Wee Dread*
  • Guitar – Ron Wood (tracks: A3 & A5)
  • Harmonica – John Paris
  • Kalimba – Wayne Jobson
  • Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Earl Chinna Smith*, Radcliffe "Dougie" Bryan
  • Organ – Ansel Collins
  • Percussion – Uzziah "Sticky" Thompson*
  • Piano – Ansel Collins, Byron Allred, Phil Ramocon*
  • Producer – Chris Kimsey, Jimmy Cliff (tracks: A6), Oneness* (tracks: A6)
  • Saxophone – Dean Fraser
  • Synthesizer [Arp] – Byron Allred
  • Synthesizer [Ob-xa] – Phil Ramocon*
  • Synthesizer [Prophet] – Ansel Collins, Byron Allred
  • Trombone – Ronald "Nambo" Robinson
  • Trumpet – David Madden, Junior "Chico" Chin

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 074643809917

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
40-85878 Jimmy Cliff Special ‎(Cass, Album) CBS 40-85878 Europe 1982
CK 38099 Jimmy Cliff Special ‎(CD, Album) Columbia CK 38099 US Unknown
SRCS-6232 Jimmy Cliff Special ‎(CD, Album) Columbia SRCS-6232 Japan 1992
ASF 2782 Jimmy Cliff Special ‎(LP, Album) Columbia ASF 2782 South Africa 1982
FCT 38099 Jimmy Cliff Special ‎(Cass, Album) Columbia FCT 38099 Canada 1982


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