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Frankie Paul's Most Wanted

Frankie Paul's Most Wanted

Frankie Paul's Most Wanted

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Some timeless classics and a good introduction to this great singer.

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Frankie Paul made his record debut only in his teens. He was influenced by singers such as Dennis Brown and Stevie Wonder, but soon developed his own charismatic and more dancehall oriented style.

Frankie Paul - Most WantedIn the mid 80’s he scored some huge hit songs for producer Henry “Junjo” Lawes, including Jump No Fence and the ganja anthem Pass the Tu Sheng Peng. Both are included on Greensleeves’ recent Frankie Paul 'Most Wanted' set.

After working with dancehall don Lawes he moved on and started working for a majority of Jamaica’s top producers, and he was extremely productive during these years.

Album after album and hit after hit followed. Among them the energetic Tidal Wave for George Phang, the Dennis Brown relick Cassandra for Steely & Clevie and the radio friendly Sara for King Jammy.

Frankie Paul 'Most Wanted' contains some timeless classics and is a good introduction to this great singer.

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