The Gladiators - Vital Selection
Label: Virgin ‎– VX1003, Virgin ‎– VX 1003
Series: Virgin's Vital Selection –
Type: Vinyl, LP, Compilation
Country: UK
Date of released: 1981
Category: Reggae
Style: Roots Reggae
Genre: Latin
Musician: The Gladiators
Album's name: Vital Selection
ZIP archive size: 1613

The Gladiators - Vital Selection


A1 Naturality 4:04
A2 Hearsay 3:06
A3 Looks Is Deceiving 2:30
A4 Chatty Chatty Mouth 3:16
A5 Pocket Money 3:12
B1 Hello Carol 3:36
B2 Stick A Bush 2:27
B3 Write To Me 4:16
B4 We'll Find The Blessing 3:02
B5 Dreadlocks The Time Is Now 3:03

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Published By – Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.
  • Published By – The Mellolads
  • Published By – Copyright Control
  • Lacquer Cut At – The Sound Clinic


  • Compiled By [Album Compiled By] – Scotty Bennett
  • Composed By – A. Griffiths* (tracks: A1 to A3, B1 to B5), The Gladiators (tracks: A5), The Mellolads (tracks: A4)
  • Design [Sleeve Design] – Jill Mumford
  • Lacquer Cut By – JONZ*
  • Photography By [Back] – Jean Bernard Sohiez*
  • Photography By [Front] – Dennis Morris
  • Producer – Tony Robinson


Category on back cover: VX1003
Category on centre labels: VX 1003

On back cover:
℗ & © 1981 Virgin Records Ltd.

On labels:
All titles published by Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd. except *[A4] The Mellolads/Copyright Control
This compilation ℗ 1981 Virgin Records Ltd.
Made in England

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A-side label): VX 1003-A
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side label): VX 1003-B
  • Matrix / Runout (A-side etched, 2 stamped): VX 1003 A2 2 JONZ
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side etched, 2 stamped): VX 1003 B2 SOUND CLINIC 2

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SR 2186 The Gladiators Vital Selection ‎(Cass, Comp, Unofficial) R SR 2186 Unknown


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