The Rarest Ska & Rock Steady UK albums of the 60's

Record Label Title Artists Year of Release
  Bamboo BDLP203 History Of Ska Vol.1 1960 - 1965 Various Artists 1968
Record Label Title Artists Year of Release
  Bigshot BBTL 4002 Glad Sounds Gladdy & Lyn Taitt 1968
Record Label Title Artists Year of Release
  Blue Beat BBLP 801 Jamaican Blues Various Artists 1961
  Blue Beat BBLP 802 I Feel The Spirit Prince Buster 1963
  Blue Beat BBLP 803 Fly Flying Ska Various Artists 1964
  Blue Beat BBLP 804 Pain In My Belly Various Artists 1965
  Blue Beat BBLP 805 Ska-Lip-Soul Prince Buster 1965
  Blue Beat BBLP 806 It's Burks Law Prince Buster 1965
  Blue Beat BBLP 807 What A Hard Man Fe Dead  Prince Buster 1967

Record Label Title Artists Year of Release
  Coxsone CSL 8001 Hot Shot Ska Soul Brothers 1967
  Coxsone CSL 8003 Ska Au Go-Go Roland Alphonso 1967
  Coxsone CSL 8004 Best Of The Hiltonairs Hiltonairs 1967
  Coxsone CSL 8005 Rock Steady Gaylads 1967
  Coxsone CSL 8007 Get Ready Rock Steady Various Artists 1967
  Coxsone CSL 8008 Sings Rock And Soul Alton Ellis 1967
  Coxsone CLS 8009 In London Jackie Mittoo 1967
  Coxsone CLS 8010 On Tour Soul Vendors 1867
  Coxsone CLS 8013 Rocksteady Coxsone Style Various Artists 1968
  Coxsone CLS 8015 Ride Me Donkey Various Artists 1968
  Coxsone CSL 8016 Good All Over  Delroy Wilson 1868
  Coxsone CLS 8017 Reggae Time Various Artists 1968
  Coxsone CLS 8018  Swing Easy Various Artists 1968
  Coxsone CLS 8020 Keep On Dancing Jackie Mittoo 1969

Record Label Title Artists Year of Release
  Doctor Bird DLM 5000 Ska-Boo-Da-Bo Skatalites 1966
  Doctor Bird DLM 5001 Gayfeet Various Artists 1966
  Doctor Bird DLM 5003 Sensational Maytals Maytals 1966
  Doctor Bird DLM 5007 007 Shanty Town Desmond Dekker 1966
  Doctor Bird DLM 5008 Blues Busters Blues Busters 1966
  Doctor Bird DLM 5010 On The Beach Paragons 1967
  Doctor Bird DLM 5011 Go Rock Steady Ethiopians 1967
  Doctor Bird DLM 5012 Says Fire Laurel Aitken 1967
  Doctor Bird DLM 5013 Israelites Desmond Dekker 1969
  Doctor Bird DLM 5014 Best Of Derrick Morgan Derrick Morgan 1969

Record Label Title Artists Year of Release
  Island ILP903 Forward March Derrick Morgan 1963
  Island ILP910 This Is Blue Beat Various Artists 1964
  Island ILP923 Behold! Blues Busters 1965
  Island ILP930 Ska To The Jamaica Playboy Club Various Artists 1966
  Island ILP955  (pink label) Rock Steady Party Derrick Harriott 1967
  Island ILP957  (pink label) Take It Easy Hopeton Lewis 1967
  Island ILP958  (pink label) Duke Reid's Rock Steady Duke Reid 1967
  Island ILP969  (pink label) Sounds Rock Steady Lyn Taitt & The Jets 1968
  Island ILP986  (pink label) Leaping With Mr Lee Various Artists 1968
  Island ILP990  (pink label) Derrick Morgan & His Friends Derrick Morgan 1969

Record Label Title Artists Year of Release
  Rio LR1 Ska With Laurel Laurel Aitken 1966

Record Label Title Artists Year of Release
  R & B JBL1111 Jump Jamaica Way Various Artists 1963
  R & B JBL1112 I Shall Not Remove Delroy Wilson 1964
  R & B JBL1113 Never Grow Old Maytals 1964

Record Label Title Artists Year of Release
  Ska Beat JBL1111 Jump Jamaica Way Various Artists 1963
  Ska Beat JBL1112 I Shall Not Remove Delroy Wilson 1964
  Ska Beat JBL1113 Never Grow Old Maytals 1964

Record Label Title Artists Year of Release
  Starlite STLP5 Owen Gray Sings Owen Gray 1961

Record Label Title Artists Year of Release
  Studio One SOL 9000 Ska To Rocksteady Various Artists 1967
  Studio One SOL 9001 Mr Rock Steady Ken Boothe 1967
  Studio One SOL 9002 The Heptones The Heptones 1967
  Studio One SOL 9003 Do The Rock Steady Termites 1967
Jazz Studio One SOL 9005 Live At The Penthouse Cecil Lloyd Trio 1967
  Studio One SOL 9006 Ska Authentica Skatalites 1967
  Studio One SOL 9007 Reggae In The Grass Various Artists 1968
  Studio One SOL 9008 Best Of Don Drummond Don Drummond 1968
  Studio One SOL 9009 Party Time In Jamaica Various Artists 1969
  Studio One SOL 9010 On Top The Heptones 1969
  Studio One SOL 9013 Cry Me A River Jackie Opel 1969

All the above albums in mint condition are worth £100 or more each! The rarest records are only occasionally offered for sale, all are very sought after.  The most expensive album at the present time is on Ska Beat "Jump Jamaica Way" on Ska Beat label sold at auction on the UK ebay web site for £995 in August 2011. Next comes UK Blue Beat records " Fly Flying Ska" sold at auction on the UK Ebay web site in September 2002 for over £400


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