- This article is for the band. For the stone carving material, see Argillite.
Black Slate are a reggae band based in the United Kingdom, and formed in 1974. They toured heavily around London and backed Jamaican musicians such as Dennis Brown, Delroy Wilson, and Ken Boothe when they played in the UK. They toured the UK in their own right for the first time in 1978, and released four albums between 1979 and 1985.
Black Slate was formed in 1974, including musicians from England, Jamaica, and Anguilla. They backed several Jamaican singers, including Delroy Wilson and Ken Boothe on their UK appearances, and had their first reggae-chart hit themselves in 1976, with the anti-mugging song "Sticks Man", also lined up with Disco Reggae Band under Disco Reggae Band & Black Slate. The record hit the Dutch and Flemish charts as well, after being an underground hit in Antwerp discothèques. They toured theЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Amigo [1980, альбом]
- Sirens In The City [1981, альбом]
- Amigo [1993, сингл]
- World Citizen [22.09.2014, альбом]
- Amigo: The Best Of [1992, сборник]