Big Sugar are a Canadian blues, reggae rock band. They were active from 1991 to 2004 and again since April 2010.
Big Sugar officially formed in 1988 in Toronto, Ontario, consisting of vocalist and guitarist Gordie Johnson, bassist Terry Wilkins, and drummer Al Cross, though the three musicians had already played together for several years as a supporting band for Molly Johnson's jazz performances and as an informal jam band with members of the Bourbon Tabernacle Choir. After Molly Johnson returned to rock music with Infidels, she helped her former bandmates to secure a record deal; their eponymous debut album was released in 1991 on Hypnotic Records.
After Wilkins left the band in 1993, Big Sugar recorded the album Five Hundred Pounds with the help of guest musicians, including harmonica and tenor saxophonist Kelly Hoppe, also known as Mr. Chill. Hoppe brought a blues and old-school r'n'b influence into theЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Big Sugar [13.07.1992, альбом]
- Five Hundred Pounds [27.10.1993, альбом]
- Dear M.F. [1995, макси-сингл]
- Ride Like Hell [1995, макси-сингл]
- Gone for Good [1996, сингл]
- Hemi-Vision [11.09.1996, альбом]
- Heated [09.1998, альбом]
- Chauffé À Bloc [1999, макси-сингл]
- Brothers & Sisters, Êtes Vous Ready? [2001, альбом]
- Brothers & Sisters, Are You Ready? [19.06.2001, альбом]
- Revolution Per Minute [28.06.2011, альбом]
- Yardstyle [2014, альбом]
- Calling All the Youth [28.08.2015, альбом]
- Eliminate Ya! [30.10.2012]
- Hit and Run [26.08.2003, сборник]