Mek We Dweet

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Mek We Dweet
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Studio album by Burning Spear
Released 1990
Recorded 1990
Genre Reggae
Label Island
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Mek We Dweet is a studio album by Jamaican reggae singer Burning Spear.

It was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album at the 33rd Grammy Awards in 1991.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Mek We Dweet"
  2. "Civilization"
  3. "Garvey"
  4. "Elephants"
  5. "My Roots"
  6. "Take A Look"
  7. "Great Men"
  8. "One People"
  9. "African Women"
  10. "Mek We Dweet In Dub"


  • Executive Producers - Burning Music Productions
  • Recorded at Tuff Gong Studios, Kingston, Jamaica
  • Engineers - Gary Sutherland, Tony Kelly, and Mervyn Williams
  • Assistant engineer - Garth
  • Mixed at Sigma Sound, Inc., NYC
  • Engineers - Michael Sauvage, Mervyn Williams
  • Assistant engineer - Danny Mormando
  • Mastered at Masterdisk by Tony Dawsey
  • Cover design - Mo Ström
  • Photography - Deborah Feingold
  • Illustration - Hugh Dennis
  • Special Thanks - Eric Greenspan Esq., Michael Sauvage, Sigma Sound, Rass Brass, Hooman Majd, All Burning Spear fans. Tedo, Singer Johnny and Juicy for the juices and food. And thanks to all the people from the parish of St. Ann's.


Additional Musicians

  • Robbie Lyn - synthesizers, piano
  • Dean Fraser - saxophone
  • Ronald "Nambo" Robinson - trombone
  • Junior "Chico" Chin - trumpet