Blues Busters

Donna / You're Driving Me Crazy

Blue Beat : 45/BB 55

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  • Artist: Blues Busters
  • A Side: Donna
  • B Side: You're Driving Me Crazy
  • Label: Blue Beat
  • Format: 45s

Condition

Condition

  • Vinyl Condition: M-
  • Label Condition: M-
  • Sleeve Condition: M-

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Description


Description

Phillip James & Lloyd Campbell with their first UK 45 from 1961. A Blue Beat rarity offered here in astonishing archive condition!

Both sides written by Lloyd Campbell, give up joyous Doo-Wop influenced SKA, to kick start their career under Clemet Dodd; this was the duo's 2nd. 45 that was first issued in Kingston, Ja. on the iconic Coxsone label, before Melodisc picked it up for British release the same year. Now a 60 year old in spectacular, almost unbelievable flawless condition.

a 45 that would lead to a long a healthy career for the pair, performing all the genres on their 60's journey, SKA, Rock Steady, Reggae and a number of highly regarded Soul 45s. The pair were so coveted by Clemet "Coxsone" Dodd he put them forward to support Sam Cooke on his Jamaican Island tour. A famous meeting that allegedly triggered a moonlighting session... of Cooke & Coxone, two truly great men.

This is a listing especially aimed at, the many of you searching for the classic Jamaican artists, on those iconic collectable SKA labels, in the finest possible condition.

This is a standout copy, we are highly unlikely to be ever equal in the future. A stunning mint minus through.

Condition Report

Two rich blue labels, sporting crisp bright unblemished silver text, full gloss vinyl reveals only the merest soft sleeve storage hairline under direct light. as good as you could ever hoe to acquire.

A Side

  • Title: Donna

    B Side

  • Title: You're Driving Me Crazy
  • Year: 1961
  • City: 12 Earlham Street London, WC2 United Kingdom

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