Return of Django

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Return of Django
Studio album by the Upsetters
Released 1969
Genre Reggae
Label Trojan, Sunspot
Producer Lee Perry
the Upsetters chronology
The Upsetter
(1969)The Upsetter1969
Return of Django
Clint Eastwood
(1970)Clint Eastwood1970
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Return of Django is a studio album by the Upsetters, released in 1969. The title is a reference to the spaghetti western Django, released in 1966. The title song featured in the video game, Grand Theft Auto: London 1969, which is set in 1969, and as a cover, in the film The Beach. The album was re-released on the 20 February 2012 on 180g vinyl through Sunspot Records.[citation needed]

The title track gained prominence in the U.K when earlier in 1969 Alan Blake, a young film editor at the time, suggested it be used as the soundtrack to a Cadburys chocolate commercial which had been directed by Terry Gilliam, then the animation wizard for Monty Python's Flying Circus. Return of Django was re-released as a single and becoming a 'top ten' hit.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Lee "Scratch" Perry.

Side one
No. Title Length
1. "Return of Django"  
2. "Touch of Fire"  
3. "Cold Sweat"  
4. "Drugs and Poison"  
5. "Soulful I"  
6. "Night Doctor"  
Side two
No. Title Length
1. "One Punch"  
2. "Eight for Eight"  
3. "Live Injection"  
4. "Man from M.I.5"  
5. "Ten to Twelve"  
6. "Medical Operation"  


  1. ^ Bush, Nathan. Lee "Scratch" Perry: Return of Django > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved 26 August 2011.