Artists » The Specials

The Specials (sometimes called The Special AKA) are an English "2 Tone" revival band formed in 1977 in Coventry, England. Their music combines a danceable ska beat with punk's energy, underpinned by an informed political and social stance. The group was formed by songwriter/keyboardist Jerry Dammers, with Terry Hall (vocals), Lynval Golding (guitar, vocals) and a rhythm section featuring Horace Panter (bass) and John Bradbury (drums).

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Top Tracks:

  1. Ghost Town
  2. A Message to You Rudy - 2002 Remastered Version
  3. Gangsters
  4. A Message to You Rudy
  5. Too Much Too Young
  6. Rat Race
  7. Ghost Town - Extended Version
  8. Monkey Man
  9. Do the Dog
  10. Concrete Jungle

Top Albums:

  1. The Best of The Specials
  2. The Specials
  3. Stereo-Typical
  4. More Specials
  5. Specials
  6. Too Much Too Young
  7. The Singles Collection
  8. Greatest Hits
  9. Best of the Specials
  10. More...Or Less. The Specials Live