Yellowman – Young, Gifted & Yellow

Yellowman – Young, Gifted & Yellow
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Yellowman — Young, Gifted & Yellow (2CD/DVD)
Release date : Apr. 23, 2013
Label : 17 North Parade
  1. Mad Over Me
  2. Shorties
  3. Soldier Take Over ft. Fathead
  4. Lost Mi Love
  5. Mister Chin
  6. Mr. Wrong ft. Fathead
  7. Herbman Smuggling ft. Fathead
  8. Eventide Fire
  9. Operation Eradication ft. Fathead
  10. Out Of Hand
  11. Them A Fight I
  12. Death Of Barnabas
  13. King and Queen ft. Sister Nancy
  14. Yellowman Getting Married
  15. I'm Getting Divorced ft. Fathead
  16. Morning Ride
  17. Night Flight
  18. Top Form
  19. Water Rock ft. Fathead
  20. Duppy Or A Gunman
  21. Zungguzungguguzungguzeng
  22. Who Can Make The Dance Ram
  23. Quiet
  24. Bunn The Kutchie
  25. The Girl Is Mine ft. Peter Metro
  26. Ram Jam Master (a.k.a. Wreck A Pum-Pum)
  27. Body Move
  28. Nobody Move Nobody Get Hurt
  29. Galong Galong Galong
  30. Walking Jewelry Store
  31. Gregory Free
  32. Jah Mek Us Fi A Purpose ft. Sister Nancy
  33. Love Struck
  34. Rub A Dub A Play ft. Fathead
  35. Rub And Go Down
  36. Bam Bam ft. Fathead
  37. One Yellowman Ina The Yard ft. Fathead
  38. Strong Mi Strong
  39. Blueberry Hill
  40. Where Is Santa Claus? ft. Mrs. Yellowman





Through adversity and triumph, Yellowman (born Winston Foster on January 15, 1956) still remains one of most pivotal music figures out of Jamaica today. He was able overcome Jamaica’s negative social stigma on albinism and embrace his uniqueness (hence his moniker Yellowman). He grew up in a Catholic orphanage known for its musical alumni called Alpha Boys School in Kingston, where he mastered his craft. The inimitable dancehall deejay rose to prominence in the 1980s during a time when roots reggae was flourishing with megastars like Bob Marley, Peter Tosh and Jimmy Cliff. In 1981, Yellowman signed to Columbia Records and made history as the first dancehall artist to ink a deal with a major U.S. label. During this newfound success, he faced the hardship of battling cancer and had to undergo an invasive jaw surgery to remove the malignant tumor. His bouts with the disease pushed him into more thoughtful, socially conscious territory in the ’90s. However, his initial “slack” style of more sexually provocative lyrics and cheeky rhymes still remains the most influential and paved the way for countless dancehall toasters to follow. He is also embraced by the hip hop community in the States. Yellowman has collaborated with Run DMC and his iconic 1983 hit “Zungguzungguguzungguzeng” has been sampled by rap heavyweights like KRS-One, Notorious B.I.G., 2pac, Dead Prez and Black Star (Mos Def and Talib Kweli).