Lee "Scratch" Perry - History, Mystery and Prophesy

Lee
Duration:
36:04
Release Date:
1984
Genre:
Styles:
Dub
Recording Location:
Compass Point Studios, Nassau, Bahamas; Joe Gibbs Recording Studio, Kingston, Jamaica
Album:
History, Mystery and Prophesy

Perry's weakest Island/Mango release. All the rough edges are gone, and Perry's berserk charm is in short supply. Still, because it's Perry, there are tracks to recommend ("Heads of Government" being the most notable), but there are plenty better Perry records to be had.

Title/ComposerPerformerTime
Mr. Music / Lee "Scratch" PerryLee "Scratch" Perry4:50
The Ganja Man / Lee "Scratch" PerryLee "Scratch" Perry4:20
Nice Time / Lee "Scratch" PerryLee "Scratch" Perry5:08
Tiger Lion / Lee "Scratch" PerryLee "Scratch" Perry2:52
Funky Joe / Lee "Scratch" PerryLee "Scratch" Perry5:09
Heads of Government / Lee "Scratch" PerryLee "Scratch" Perry4:36
Daniel / Lee "Scratch" PerryLee "Scratch" Perry3:39
Bed Jamming / Lee "Scratch" PerryLee "Scratch" Perry5:30