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Africa Unite: The Singles Collection

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Africa Unite: The Singles Collection

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Island
genre:
Reggae/Ska

We gave it a C

Africa Unite: The Singles Collection is not that different from Legend — with which it shares 10 tracks — but Africa Unite wins by including four pre-Island recordings not found on that previous collection. Three new cuts, however, are disappointing: Black Eyed Peas frontman will.i.am’s remix of Marley’s ”Africa Unite” is too tame, the never-released ”Slogans” (featuring newly recorded guitar work from Eric Clapton) isn’t much of a song, and ”Stand Up Jamrock” is nothing more than a very average mash-up. Old songs: A New songs: C

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