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Apache Indian / Time For Change
Album:Time For Change Collection:Reggae
Artist:Apache Indian Added:04/2006

A-File Activity
Add Date:2006-04-30 Pull Date:2006-07-02 Charts:Reggae/World
Week Ending:18 Jun11 Jun4 Jun28 May21 May14 May7 May

 Recent Airplay
1.Jan 06, 2014:Happy Hour
(W/Ms. Jade & Lady Ru)
4.Aug 14, 2010:New World Disorder
Global Talk
2.Jul 09, 2011:New World Disorder
Global Talk
5.May 04, 2009:Happy Hour (Coverin' for PACC)
The Israelites (W/Desmond Dekker)
3.Jan 06, 2011:Happy Hour
The Israelites (W/Desmond Dekker)
6.Sep 18, 2008:Happy Hour
The Israelites (RR Mix)

Album Review
Sadie O.
Reviewed 2006-04-24 
Apache Indian – Time for a Change (Karmasound)
Reviewed by Sadie O., 4/24/06
The original Indian reggae/bhangra/dancehall rap star. Apache Indian probably needs no introduction by now. Hot production means that some of the tracks (with no stars) are a bit TOO slick and top-40 potential, but the rest are total fucking ear candy.
FCC – track 11 (arg! That’s such a fun track, too!) I like 4 and 11 best, but everything with two stars is great, too.
1. **very, very bouncy version of the classic number, with a touch of Bhangra dhol drumming and Apache’s take on the hard times theme.
2. Midtempo bounce with “r&b” female vocals balanced by a rap about the ups and downs of love. (I hate the female vocals)
3. *Electronic bloops and bhangra riddim. Slightly downtempo, mostly rap, less annoying singers.
4. ***Strong downtempo electronic beat, a bit of classical Indian tune and tabla, interesting rap. Nice combination!
5. **Fun midtempo reggae beat, Luciano sings and Apache raps – Rasta lyrics, sweet sound.
6. **Bouncy midtempo reggae, cool rap with strong message.
7. **Another strong midtempo reggae beat with horns and really fun production, another cool message rap.
8. Acoustic guitar and singing – a bit cloying, IMO, but heartfelt.
9. **Downtempo dancehall stylee, nice bounce and rap.
10. *Midtempo electronic dance beat, but cool, guest rappers. Sparce electronic musical base, hip hop elements.
11. ***Sitar and bhangra beat, downtempo, fun riddim and production, dance groove – this is fun shit! FCC at 1:33 – “Fuck”….
12. Hip hop chick vocals, insistent midtempo beat with flute. MTV Raps material.
13. **Midtempo bhangra-dance bounce. Fun.
14. *Downtempo bhangra electronica with guest Indian (male) vocalist. Basically British dance-hall bhangra.
15. *Midtempo electronic dance bounce with atmospheric interludes.
16. Slightly downtempo bloopy electronic dance – nice beat, but a bit commercial production and backup vocals.
17. **Downtempo and relaxed reggae beat, Indian vocals and religious chant, nice message rap – Tsuanmi Charity single. Sweet and pretty.
18. *Downtempo electronic reggae with some classical Indian singing – very chill, sincere vocals.
19. **Remix of track one, less bouncy.

Track Listing
1.The Israelites (W/Desmond Dekker) 10.Throw Your Hands Up (W/El Feco & Wil Guice)
2.Sometimes Love 11.Get Loose! (W/Pras)
3.Acting Shady 12.So Hott!
4.Global Talk 13.(W/Ms. Jade & Lady Ru)
5.Calling Out To Jah (W/Luciano) 14.That Girl (W/El Feco)
6.Everyday 15.Tere Toor (W/Binder Bajwa)
7.All Religions 16.Tell Me Now
8.I Pray (Unplugged) 17.On Numah Shivaya
9.Shackle & Chain 18.A Prayer For Change (RR Mix)
 19.The Israelites (RR Mix)