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Inner Circle – Tenement Yard (News Carryin’ Dread) f. Chronixx & Jacob Miller

blame it on JES7 January 6, 2015
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Those who don’t follow the reggae scene/culture closely would probably know the name Inner Circle and it’s association with the TV show Cops. Their biggest mainstream hit today is “Bad Boys” circa 1987, and the B-Side “Sweat.” In hindsight, I used to dread (pun intended) those songs, and still do to this day.

Today, we get a very nice update to Jacob Miller & Inner Circle’s 1975 Jamaican hit, “Tenement Yard” -a roots-ier cut- complete with a verse from reggae newcomer (sort of) Chronixx. 40 years later and the song still sounds fresher than ever. Peace to Boomshots.

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