The original Wingless Angels album was released in 1997. Wingless Angels live in Steer Town, a village perched vertiginously high above Ocho Rios, Jamaica, and the cobalt Caribbean. Steer Town has been a community aslong as humans have dwelt in Jamaica. Here, Auric Indians gazed down at strange Spanish sails as Columbus landed
Wingless Angels are a Jamaican Rastafari reggae group led by Justin Hinds, best known for their self-titled album executive produced by Keith Richards and issued on his Mindless Records imprint.
The Wingless Angels are part of the strict Rastafarian sect the Nyabinghi, whose religious practices include chanting and drumming, both featured on their eponymous debut record. As the album's producer, Richards keeps thing simple, which gives the record a gritty power. Wingless Angels isn't reggae in the strictest sense - it's spiritual Rastafarian music that sounds unlike any other reggae record, and that's what makes it special.
Wingless Angels are a Jamaican Rastafari reggae group led by Justin Hinds, best known for their self-titled album which was a collaboration with and produced by Keith Richards. On Jamaica's north coast lies St. Ann's Parish. At its highest point sits the hilltop village of Steertown, where lime trees grow and devout Rastafarian musicians congregate when the moon is full to chant sacred praises to the drummed trance rhythms of the Nyabinghi sect.
Wingless Angels - Ring Out Mt. Zion Bells 04:45. Wingless Angels - No Dark There 04:17. Wingless Angels - We Shall Overcome 05:35. Wingless Angels - I Write My Name, Good Morning 06:25. Wingless Angels - Bright Soul 04:44. Wingless Angels - Come In My Little Ones 05:50. Wingless Angels - On Mount Zion I 05:26. Wingless Angels - Enjoy Yourself 04:46. Wingless Angels - Love, Love, Love 04:22. Wingless Angels - Rasta Army 04:23. Wingless Angels - Keyman A Cappella 01:37. Wingless Angels - Four & Twenty 04:30. Wingless Angels - Morning Train 04:28. Wingless Angels - Rivers of Babylon 04:24
Related Information for Wingless Angels Wingless Angels are a Jamaican Rastafari reggae group led by Justin Hinds, best known for their self-titled album which was a collaboration with and produced by Keith Richards.
|1||I Write My Name / Good Morning||6:21|
|2||No Dark There||4:18|
|4||On Mount Zion I||5:27|
|6||Roll Jordan Roll||3:54|
|8||We Shall Overcome||5:44|
|9||Come In My Little Ones||5:50|
|10||Four & Twenty||4:31|
|11||Rivers Of Babylon||4:24|
|12||Ring Out Mt. Zion Bells||4:37|
|15||Love, Love, Love||4:23|
|16||Keyman A Capella||1:38|
|314-524 447-2||Wingless Angels||Wingless Angels (HDCD, Album)||Island Jamaica, Mindless Records||314-524 447-2||US||1996|
|PRDCD 7627-2, 314-524 447||Wingless Angels||Wingless Angels (CD, Album, Promo)||Island Records, Mindless Records , Island Records, Mindless Records||PRDCD 7627-2, 314-524 447||US||1996|
|PHCR-1858||Wingless Angels||Wingless Angels (HDCD, Album, Jew)||Island Jamaica, Mindless Records||PHCR-1858||Japan||1997|