Pirates Choice Vol. 2

Artist: Various Artists

Label: Studio One

Year of Release: 2020

Sounds From: Jamaica

Posted in: Albums

Sounds like: Dub Reggae

From the vaults of Studio One comes an eclectic grouping of rare shots picked from the treasure chest of the label’s releases. Here album tracks by Willie Williams, Lennie Hibbert and Freddie McGregor are joined by rarer releases by the Conquerors, Cool Operator, Roy Richards and the Freedom Singers. Also included are alternate versions of songs like “All the Way” and “Jah Light” as well as “Pirates Choice” that have circulated among Studio One collectors for some years.

There is an unauthorized version of this album circulating from Japan aptly titled Pirates Choice Vol. 2. The Studio One album Pirates Choice Vol. 2 will also be available on CD and LP in December of 2020 with additional tracks.