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Prince Fatty / Prince Fatty Versus The Drunken Gambler
Album:Prince Fatty Versus The Drunken Gambler Collection:Reggae
Artist:Prince Fatty Added:Dec 2012
Label:Mr. Bongo 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2012-12-19 Pull Date:2013-02-24 Charts:Reggae/World
Week Ending:Feb 17Feb 10Feb 3Jan 27Jan 20Jan 13Dec 30Dec 23

 Recent Airplay
1.Aug 11, 2013:New World Disorder
Kung Fu Battle Ina Brixton (Featuring Horseman)
4.Feb 09, 2013:New World Disorder
Say What You're Saying (Featuring George Dekker)
2.Feb 16, 2013:New World Disorderette
Ali Baba (Featuring Winston Francis & Alcapone)
5.Feb 06, 2013:Sunshine . . . in the Afternoon
Got Your Money (Featuring Horseman, Hollie Cook & George Dekker)
3.Feb 13, 2013:Sunshine . . .in the Afternoon
Kung Fu Battle Ina Brixton (Featuring Horseman)
6.Feb 04, 2013:"no way to say" 0001
For Me You Are (Featuring Hollie Cook & Horseman)

Album Review
Sadie O.
Reviewed 2012-12-18 
Prince Fatty Versus the Drunken Gambler
Reviewed by Sadie O., 12/18/12
Great Roots Rock Reggae tracks newly dubbed with awesome guest vocals. Prince Fatty is British sound system DJ Mike Pelanconi and his toaster Horseman, guests include Holly Cook (ex Slits), Dennis Alcapone (one of the originators of toasting) and George Dekker, a fine backing and lead vocalist from Reggae’s golden age. Yes, it’s good!
FCC – track 10 is quite naughty.
1. 4:02 ****starts with bits of movie sounds, odd grunts… then upbeat bubble, fine baritone sing-jaying from Prince Fatty’s main vocalist. Bits of spaghetti western guitar. Top stuff.
2. 3:09 ***goofy intro, classic Who Shot the Barber w/ new dub and toast by Alcapone. Upbeat bubble with horns, goofy outro.
3. 2:59 ***midtempo skank with big band swingy horns, sweet vocals by Holly Cook. Bei Mir Bist Du Shein, no less! Horseman toasts.
4. 3:24 ***siren, then downtempo dubby bubble, great dancehall toast. Grotty guitar solo.
5. 3:31 **relaxed, swingy downtempo bubble with keyboards and cool instrumental noises, fine singing by Hollie Cook. Has an 80’s Europop feel.
6. 3:43 ***fascinating mashup of upbeat bubble and 80’s disco-pop. George Dekker guests.
7. 2:45 ***great classic lover’s rock, lovely singing by Winston Francis. Golden! Dubby!
8. 3:00 ***ha! More classic lover’s rock, with dog barking… And George Dekker’s cool singing, nice harmonies.
9. 3:27 ****fast dubby bubble, Alcopone toasts. Goofy. And what I fell in love with Reggae for.
10. 3:58 FCC – pretty clear what we’re going on about, here **starts with a bit of moaning, midtempo bounce, fine toast from Alcapone, naughty chorus… Gotta say, I want some of whatever she’s having, huh huh huh…

Track Listing
1.Kung Fu Battle Ina Brixton (Featuring Horseman) 6.Got Your Money (Featuring Horseman, Hollie Cook & George Dekker)
2.Ali Baba (Featuring Winston Francis & Alcapone) 7.Go Find Yourself A Fool (Featuring Winston Francis)
3.For Me You Are (Featuring Hollie Cook & Horseman) 8.Say What You're Saying (Featuring George Dekker)
4.The Flasher (Featuring Horseman) 9.Ba Ba Ri Ba Skank (Featuring Winston Francis & Alcapone)
5.And The Beat Goes On (Featuring Hollie Cook) 10.Wet Dream (Featuring George Dekker & Alcapone)