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Benjamin Zephaniah - History Album

Benjamin Zephaniah - History Album

Performer: Benjamin Zephaniah
Title: History
Style: Reggae, Dub Poetry
Released: 1990
Cat#: 12 MNG 745
Country: UK
Label: Mango, Island Records
Size MP3 version: 2679 mb
Size FLAC version: 2444 mb
Size WMA version: 1836 mb
Rating: 4.4
Votes: 714
Genre: Reggae

Benjamin Zephaniah - History Album


1History Dub
Lyrics By – Benjamin ZephaniahMusic By – Michael Martin, Stanley Andrews
Lyrics By – Benjamin Zephaniah
Lyrics By – Benjamin ZephaniahMusic By – Michael Martin, Stanley Andrews


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
12 MNG 745, 875 787-1Benjamin Zephaniah History ‎(12")Mango, Island Records12 MNG 745, 875 787-1UK1990


  • ProducerPaul "Groucho" Smykle


℗ 1990 Owned by Island Records Ltd.


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