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The Best Of The Specials

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The Specials are one of the defining bands of the late 70’s/early 80’s along with Jerry Dammers iconic label Two Tone Records.

Originally formed in 1977, as The Coventry Automatics, The Specials combined Jamaican ska and Rocksteady, mixed with the energy of punk they launched a whole Ska Revival.

This 20 track compilation collects all their key singles and album tracks, along with a DVD compilation of their promo video clip.

Disc 1 (CD)
1. Ghost Town
2. A Message to You Rudy
3. Nite Klub (Feat. Rico)
4. Concrete Jungle
5. Too Much Too Young (Live)
6. Blank Expression
7. Doesn't Make It Alright
8. Rude Boys Outa Jail
9. Rat Race
10. Man At C&A
11. Do Nothing (feat. Rico with The Ice Rink String Sounds)
12. Stereotype/Stereotypes (Part 2) [Medley] 13. International Jet Set
14. Friday Night, Saturday Morning
15. Why? (Edit)
16. Ghost Town (Extended Version)
17. What I Like Most About You Is Your Girlfriend
18. Racist Friend
19. War Crimes (The Crime Remains The Same) (Edit)
20. Nelson Mandela

Disc 2 (DVD)
1. Gangsters
2. A Message To You Rudy
3. Too Much Too Young (Live)
4. Rat Race
5. Do Nothing
6. Enjoy Yourself (It's Later Than You Think) [Live]
7. Ghost Town
8. Bright Lights
9. The Lonely Crowd
10. Housebound
11. Alcohol
12. Racist Friend
13. War Crimes (The Crime Remains The Same)
14. Nelson Mandela
15. Break Down The Door
16. What I Like Most About You Is Your Girlfriend

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