Dancehall Places

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Dancehall Places
Studio album by Mint Royale
Released 28 October 2002
Genre Electronica, house, trip hop, alternative dance
Length 47:05
Label Faith & Hope
Mint Royale chronology
On the Ropes
(1999)
Dancehall Places
(2002)
See You in the Morning
(2005)

Dancehall Places is the second studio album by big beat duo Mint Royale, which was released in 2002 on the Faith & Hope label.

Reception[edit]

BBC's Collective gave solid approval to the album, commenting, "Dancehall Places is filled with 'paaarty toons' which put you in a dancing mood even if they are a bit cheesy." They also noted the greater "depth and intelligence" of the slower songs.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All songs were written by Chris Baker and Neil Claxton, except where noted.

  1. "Blue Song" – 4:16
  2. "Sexiest Man in Jamaica" featuring Prince Buster (Baker, Buster, Claxton) – 4:04
  3. "Anything" (Baker, Claxton, Paxman, Judie Tzuke) – 4:34
  4. "Floor Basics" featuring Gail Hebson – 3:54
  5. "Dancehall Places" featuring Damien Jurado (Baker, Claxton, Jurado) – 3:53
  6. "Miles and Miles" featuring Gail Hebson – 4:25
  7. "Princess" featuring Robbie Roberts and Gail Hebson (Baker, Claxton, Hebson) – 4:28
  8. "Show Me" featuring Pos (Baker, Claxton, Egnos, Lakier) – 4:01
  9. "54" (Baker, Claxton, Muller) – 4:39
  10. "I Don't Know" featuring Gail Hebson – 5:14
  11. "Always Welcome" (Baker, Claxton, Kenneth Gamble, Leon Huff, McLaughlin) – 3:37

Personnel[edit]

  • Steve Dub – Mixing
  • Greg Fleming – Assistant
  • Gail Hebson – Vocals, Vocals (bckgr)
  • Damien Jurado – Vocals
  • Tasha Michaels – Artwork
  • Mint Royale – Producer, Mixing
  • Posdnuos – Vocals
  • Prince Buster – Vocals
  • Robbie Roberts – Vocals
  • Unit9 – Artwork, Layout Design
  • Jez Williams – Guitar
  • Steve Wren – Vocals
  • Tim Young – Mastering

References[edit]

  1. ^ (5 September 2002). BBC Collective Review, Collective.