Eek-A-Mouse – Eek-Ology

Eek-A-Mouse – Eek-Ology
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Eek-A-Mouse — Reggae Anthology: Eek-Ology
Release date : Nov. 05, 2013
Label : 17 North Parade
  1. Virgin Girl
  2. Once a Virgin
  3. Een a Moy
  4. Creation
  5. My Father's Land
  6. No Wicked Can't Reign
  7. Noah's Ark
  8. Wa-Do-Dem
  9. Tell Them
  10. Fallen Heroes
  11. Ganja Smuggling
  12. Operation Eradication (12
  13. Georgie Porgie
  14. Do You Remember (12
  15. For Hire and Removal (12
  16. Christmas-A-Come (12
  17. Assassinator
  18. Sensee Party
  19. Some a Holla Some a Bawl
  20. Neutron Bomb
  21. Anarexol (12
  22. Modelling Queen
  23. Stadium Hot
  24. Terrorists in the City
  25. Wa-Do-Dem (BBC Radio 1 John Peel Session)
  26. Hitler (BBC Radio 1 John Peel Session)
  27. Assassinator (BBC Radio 1 John Peel Session)
  28. For Hire and Removal (BBC Radio 1 John Peel Session)
  29. Star, Daily News & Gleaner
  30. Wild Like a Tiger
  31. Taller Than King Kong
  32. Rude Boys a Foreign
  33. Tek Wey
  34. Let There Be Night





17 North Parade is happy to announce the release of Eek-A-Mouse’s 2 CD+DVD Reggae Anthology: Eek-Ology, available on November 5, 2013. Eek-A-Mouse (born Ripton Joseph Hylton) was one of the most unique talents to emerge from the Jamaican reggae scene in the 1980s. The Mouse’s inimitable vocal flow combines an unconventional melodic approach filled with rhythm and humor. His unmistakable half-singing, half-deejaying (rapping) style inspired the term “singjay.”

Eek-Ology is a thoughtful selection of essential hits and rare gems from Eek-A-Mouse’s extensive catalogue during the prime of his career. The anthology features early recordings like his 1979 breakthrough anthem “Once a Virgin” produced by Joe Gibbs, “Modelling Behavior” produced Linval Thompson and his string of ’80s hits with producer Henry “Junjo” Lawes (“Virgin Girl,” “Wild Like a Tiger,” “For Hire and Removal,” “Do You Remember” and “Ganja Smuggling”). Fans can also be treated to a selection of rarities, including Eek-A-Mouse’s earliest releases “Creation,” “My Father’s Land” and “No Wicked Can’t Reign,” all making their CD debut.

Other highlights include a previously unreleased four-song BBC John Peel session from 1983, multiple 12″ mixes and an epic DVD featuring his exquisite live stage performance at Jamaica’s 1982 Sunsplash.