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  • Jah Disciple [RAS, 1989] B+

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Jah Disciple [RAS, 1989]
Like so many rappers, this dancehall queen gets over on music--irrepressible Augustus Pablo, live and computer drums out of nowhere, the explosive spunk of a delivery rich in interjection, admonition, whoop, holler, and sound effect. Lyrically, she loves Africa and "intelligence" but thinks the space invaders on the Challenger had it coming. B+