Dry & Heavy (album)

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Dry & Heavy
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Studio album by Burning Spear
Released August 5, 1977
Recorded 1977
Genre Reggae
Length 32:04
Label Island
Producer Winston Rodney
Burning Spear chronology
Man in the Hills
(1976)Man in the Hills1976
Dry & Heavy
(1977)
Marcus' Children
(1978)Marcus' Children1978
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [1]
Pop Matters (Favorable) [2]
Robert Christgau B [3]

Dry & Heavy is an album by reggae artist Burning Spear. It was released in 1977 on Island Records.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Any River" - 3:19
  2. "The Sun" - 3:42
  3. "It's A Long Way Around" - 3:06
  4. "I W.I.N." - 3:47
  5. "Throw Down Your Arms" - 4:05
  6. "Dry & Heavy" - 3:29
  7. "Wailing" - 2:46
  8. "Black Disciples" - 4:23
  9. "Shout It Out" - 3:27

Credits[edit]

  • All songs written by W. Rodney except, 2 (Rodney/Fullwood/Taylor) and 3 (Rodney/Fullwood)
  • All songs published by Burning Spear Publishing except 2, 8 and 9 (Island Music Inc.)
  • Arranged and produced by Winston Rodney
  • Executive producer - Don Taylor
  • Recorded at Harry J Studio Kingston, Jamaica
  • Engineer - Sylvan Morris
  • Mixed at Harry J Studio Kingston, Jamaica

Personnel[edit]

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