King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown (song)

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"King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown"
Dutch single cover
Single by Augustus Pablo
from the album King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown
B-side "Baby I Love You So"
Released 1976
Format 7", 12"
Genre Dub, reggae
Length 2:58
Label Island
Writer(s) Augustus Pablo
Producer(s) Augustus Pablo
Augustus Pablo singles chronology
"Forever Love"
"King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown"
"Memories of the Ghetto"
King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown audio sample

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"King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown" is a dub instrumental track by reggae musician Augustus Pablo from the 1976 album of the same name. It is a dub version of the Jacob Miller song "Baby I Love You So", also produced by Pablo.

Allmusic claims that the song is "widely regarded as the finest example of dub ever recorded"[1] and it was listed as the third best song ever recorded by Mojo.

The track is featured on the reggae radio station K-Jah West in the soundtrack of the popular video game Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, released in October 2004.


  1. ^ "King Tubby's Meets Rockers Uptown - Augustus Pablo". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-05-31.