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The problem is that when the content is fiery and polemical, it takes a lot of discipline to stay relaxed in delivery. Just ask Linton Kwesi Johnson, whose artistic success has always been roughly proportional to his ability to describe atrocity with smooth understatement for example, Sonny's Lettah. That's why Mutabaruka has made so few really great albums. Mutabaruka - Check It Label:Ada Production Format:Vinyl, LP, Album Country:France Released:1983 Tracklist A1 Intro A2 Check It A3 De System A4 Hope, better known as Mutabaruka, is a Jamaican Rastafari dub poet, musician, actor, educator, and talk-show host, who developed two of Jamaica's most popular radio programs, The Cutting Edge and Steppin' Razor. His name comes from the Rwandan language and translates as one who is always victorious. His themes include politics, culture, Black liberation, social oppression, discrimination, poverty, racism, sexism, and religion. Check It Cass, Album. Alligator Records. ALC 8306. Vendre cette version. RAS 3264. Check It . Mutabaruka - Butta Pan Kulcha - Check It LP, Ada Production 3:54. Mutabaruka - Angola Invasion 3:51. Mutabaruka - Whey Mi Belang 4:02. Mutabaruka - Hard Time Loving 3:36. Mutabaruka - Intro Naw Give Up 3:42. Mutabaruka - Whiteman Country 3:51. Tracklist: 1. Intro, 2. Check It, 3. De System, 4. Everytime A Ear De Soun, 5. Witeman Country, 6. Whey Mi Belong, 7. Say, 8. Angola Invasion, 9. Hard Time Loving, 10. Butta Pan Kulcha, 11. Sit Dung Pon De Wall, lyrics for the Check It album by Mutabaruka and their meanings. Watch It - Mutabaruka. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Discover all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and born Allan Hope, 26 December 1952, Rae Town, Jamaica is a dub poet. His 1983 release Check It was released on Chicago blues label Alligator Records. In 2008, Mutabaruka was featured as part of the Jamaica episode of the television program Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations. As a young man employed by Jamaican Telephone Company Ltd, he became interested in the Rastafari movement and converted from Catholicism while still a teenager. His outspoken statements on read more. Check It would be the only album Mutabaruka did with High Times and Alligator. He went on to record several well-received albums for Shanachie, another American independent company including Blakk Wi Blak and Gathering of The Spirits. Those albums also earned him a strong following on the US college circuit and in Europe. Check It was reissued by Washington DC-based 'indie' RAS Records in 2003 to mark its 20th anniversary. The Dis Poem Word Festival in Hope Bay, Portland today is inspired by the poem of the same name. Mutabaruka, who hosts the longrunning Cutting Edge programme on