Rico Rodriguez

Emmanuel Rodriguez

Also known as Don Reco, E. Rodrigues, E. Rodriguez, El Rico, Emanuel "Rico" Rodriguez, Emmanuel "Rico" Rodriguez, Emmanuel Rodriguez, Enrico Rodriguez, R. Rodrigues, R. Rodriguez, R. Rodriquez, R. Rodroquez, Reco, Reco Radregez, Reco Radreguez, Reco Rodrigues, Reco Rodriguez, Reco Rodriques, Reco Rodriquez, Rica, Rico, Rico Rodiguez, Rico Rodrecez, Rico Rodrigues, Rico Rodriguez And His Group, Rico Rodriques, Rico Rodriquez, Rico Rodruigez, Rodriguez, Rodriques
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Discography of Rico Rodriguez:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Too Much Too Young 6 Audio 1980-01-11 Two-Tone Records
2 A Message To You Rudy 2 Audio 1979-10-12 Two-Tone Records
3 Man From Wareika 9 Audio 1976 Island Records
4 Mountain Of Wareika 2 Audio 2002 Cultural Warriors Music
5 Man From Wareika 9 Audio 1977 Power House (6)
6 K-Jee / Get A Grip 2 Audio 1987 Debut
7 Africa / Afro-Dub 2 Audio 1977 Island Records
8 A Message To You Rudy 2 Audio 1979 Chrysalis
9 Crossroads / Can't Stop Rudie / Singing Her Name 3 Audio 1988 Mensch Records
10 Rockaman Soul 2 Audio 1991 Mensch Records
11 Wareika Dub 9 Audio 1977 Not on label
12 Long Shot Kick The Bucket / Jumping The Gun 2 Audio 1969 Trojan Records
13 Children Of Sanchez 3 Audio 1979 Island Records
14 Take Five / Soundcheck 2 Audio 1979 Island Records
15 Too Much Too Young 6 Audio 1980-01-11 Two-Tone Records
16 Sea Cruise 2 Audio 1980 Two-Tone Records
17 Too Much Too Young 6 Audio 1980 Chrysalis
18 Jungle Music 3 Audio 1982 Two-Tone Records
19 Reggae Jazz Attack 26 Audio 2000-05-00 Charly Records
20 Man From Wareika 9 Audio 1977 Blue Note
21 That Man Is Forward 8 Audio 1981 Two-Tone Records
22 Oh Me Oh My / It's Love 2 Audio 1970 Columbia Blue Beat
23 I'm So Lonely / Shock Steady 2 Audio 1967 Collins Down Beat
24 Tennants / Western Standard Time 2 Audio 1970 Crab
25 Run Powell Run / A Message To You 2 Audio 1969 New Beat Records
26 Popatop / The Lion Speaks 2 Audio 1969 Treasure Isle
27 Aunt Kereba / Waterloo Rock 2 Audio 1973 Techniques
28 Warrika Dub 9 Audio 2009-09-00 Ghetto Rockers (2)
29 Here Comes The Night / Jaded Ramble 2 Audio 1970 Pama Records
30 Too Much Too Young 6 Audio 1980
31 That Man Is Forward 8 Audio 1998 Reggae Retro Records
32 Rising In The East 10 Audio 1994 Jove Music
33 Jama Rico 9 Audio 1982 Two-Tone Records
34 Long Shot Kick The Bucket / Jumping The Gun 2 Audio 1969 Fontana
35 Man From Wareika 19 Audio 2004 Corn-Fed Productions
36 The Informer 27 Audio 2008 Rhino Records (2)
37 Man From Wareika 9 Audio
38 Jungle Music 2 Audio 1982
39 Luke Lane Shuffle / Little Honey 2 Audio 1961 Blue Beat
40 Too Much Too Young 5 Audio 1980 Two-Tone Records
41 Roots To The Bone 14 Audio 1995
42 Repatriation Remedy / Must Go Home Dub 2 Audio Aggrovator
43 Sea Cruise 2 Audio 1980 Two-Tone Records
44 History, Mystery, Destiny... 19 Audio 2011 Roots Temple
45 Tribute To Don Drummond 12 Audio 1997 Trybute
46 Tribute To Don Drummond / Japanese Invasion 2 Audio 1969 Bullet (3)
47 It's Not Unusual 2 Audio 1968 Pama Records
48 Dial Africa (Live) / Dial Africa (Dub) 2 Audio 1977 Island Records
49 Jama Rico 9 Audio 1982
50 Skinhead Shuffle / Red Cow 2 Audio 1970 Pama Records


Born 17 October 1934 in Kingston, Jamaica.

He was taught to play the trombone by his fellow pupil [a=Don Drummond] at the Alpha School. In 1961 Rodriguez moved to the UK where he played with various british reggae artists ([a=Rudies, The], [a=Dandy Livingstone] or [a=Specials, The]).


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