Black Roots

Members of Black Roots: Carlton Smith (2), Cordell Francis, Delroy O'Gilvie, Derrick King, Errol Brown (4), Jabulani Ngozi, Kondwani Ngozi, Trevor Seivwright
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://www.andybrouwer.co.uk/broots.html

Discography of Black Roots:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Let It Be Me / Move On 2 Audio 1987-11-16 Nubian Records
2 Zoom 2 Audio 1989 Nubian Records
3 Black Roots 8 Audio 1983 Kick Records (2)
4 Dub Factor 3 - In Captivity Dub Chronicles - Dub Judah / Mad Professor Mixes 10 Audio 1995 Nubian Records
5 Dub Factor 2 The Dub Judah Mixes 12 Audio 1994 Nubian Records
6 Black Roots 'In Session' 10 Audio 1985 BBC Cassettes
7 On The Frontline 14 Audio 2004 Makasound
8 In Session 16 Audio 2007 Makasound
9 Natural Reaction Remixes EP 4 Audio 1993 Nubian Records
10 The Front Line 2 Audio 1984 BBC Records
11 With Friends 10 Audio 1993 Nubian Records
12 The Front Line 6 Audio 1984 BBC Records
13 Chanting For Freedom 2 Audio 1981 Nubian Records
14 Bristol Rock 4 Audio 1981 Nubian Records
15 On The Frontline 14 Audio 2005
16 The Front Line 6 Audio 1984 Kick Records (2)
17 The Reggae Singles Anthology 16 Audio 2011-09-02 Bristol Archive Records
18 The Reggae Singles Anthology 16 Audio 2011-09-05 Bristol Archive Records
19 Live Power 9 Audio 1989 Nubian Records
20 With Friends 14 Audio 1993 Nubian Records
21 Start Afresh 3 Audio 1988 Nubian Records
22 Dub Factor: The Mad Professor Mixes 14 Audio 1991 Nubian Records
23 Natural Reaction 11 Audio 1990 Nubian Records
24 Pin In The Ocean 2 Audio 2011 Bristol Archive Records
25 Suzy Wong 2 Audio 1987 Nubian Records
26 Let It Be Me / Move On 2 Audio 1987 Music House (4)
27 Juvenile Delinquent / Struggling 4 Audio 1984 Kick Records (2)
28 Dub Factor: The Mad Professor Mixes 13 Audio 1991 Nubian Records
29 Seeing Your Face 2 Audio 1986 Nubian Records
30 On The Ground 17 Audio 2012-09-28
31 On The Ground 9 Audio 2012-09-28
32 Ina Different Style 20 Audio 1987 Nubian Records
33 Seeing Your Face 2 Audio 1986 Nubian Records
34 Black Roots 8 Audio 2013-04-20 Bristol Archive Records
35 Dub Factor: The Mad Professor Mixes 10 Audio 1991 Nubian Records
36 Black Roots 8 Audio 2013-04-20 Bristol Archive Records
37 Juvenile Delinquent/Struggling 2 Audio 1984 Kick Records (2)
38 Start Afresh 2 Audio 1988 Nubian Records
39 All Day All Night 12 Audio 2012-06-00 Bristol Archive Records
40 The Front Line 6 Audio 1984
41 On The Ground 17 Audio 2012-09-28
42 Ghetto Feel 12 Audio 2014-09-26 Soulbeats Records


Hailing from the St Paul's area of Bristol, the original eight-member band were formed in 1979 and quickly gained a large following by touring almost non-stop around the country, playing their brand of 'militant pacifism' roots reggae in the nation's major colleges.

Members:

Delroy O'Gilvie,

Cordell Francis,

Errol Brown,

Jabulani Ngozi,

Trevor Seivwright,

Kondwani Ngozi,

Derrick King and

Carlton 'Roots' Smith.

Not to be confused with Sugar Minott's studio/backing band, the [a=Black Roots Players].


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