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Frankie Paul: Ripe Mango (Blacker Dread)

Penny Reel, New Musical Express, 11 January 1986

OF THE GLUT of fine new singers to have emerged from the Jamaican dancehall sound during the past few years, Frankie Paul is probably the finest of them all.

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