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Junior Mervin - Police & Thief FLAC album

Performer: Junior Mervin
Genre: Reggae
Title: Police & Thief
Country: Jamaica
Released: 1984
Style: Roots Reggae
FLAC version ZIP size: 1126 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1180 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1581 mb
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George Nooks & Junior Mervin ‎– Police & Thief. Label: Gargamel Music ‎– none. Matrix, Runout (Side A etchings): POLICE AND THIEF - 004 - LYNCH. Matrix, Runout (Side B etchings): SIDE B - VERSION (CUTCHIE) - LYNCH.

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Police and Thieves" (. Police and Thief") is a reggae song first recorded by the falsetto singer Junior Murvin in 1976. It was covered by the punk band The Clash and included on their self-titled debut album released in 1977. The song was originally written by Junior Murvin. Murvin approached Lee "Scratch" Perry in May 1976 and auditioned the song at Perry's Black Ark studio; Perry decided to record the song the same afternoon, and decided to alter the lyric slightly.

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Продавец: Интернет-магазин Ozon. Адрес: Россия, Москва, Пресненская набережная, 10. ОГРН: 1027739244741


A Police & Thief
B Police & Thief (Version)

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Cari-Blue Music
  • Copyright (c) – Sunset Records
  • Mastered At – Dynamic Sounds Recording Co. Ltd. – DSR - 5527
  • Mastered At – Dynamic Sounds Recording Co. Ltd. – DSR 3416


  • Mastered By – Oneil Barnett (tracks: A), Pablo (tracks: B)
  • Producer – Lee "Scratch" Perry*
  • Written-By – J. Mervin* (tracks: A), L. Perry*


© 1984 Sunset Records
℗ 1984 Cari-Blue Music

The B-side is not a Version of "Police & Thieves", as the run-out groove indicates, it's the Version of "Beat Down Babylon" by Junior Byles & The Upsetters.

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NOTE: The copyright notice for Sunset Records and its publishing company, Cari-Blue, were stamped in the label as a default since Sunset was their distributor and made it practice to have that information on all product which it had involvement in.

"Police And Thieves" was originally released in 1976.
This reissue by Sunset was released in 1984 and it was also one of the few, rare instances of Sunset Records distributing Lee Perry material.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side A): DSR - 5527 - A SIDE - POLICE AND Thieves - Oneil BARnett
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side B): DSR 3416 B PABLO

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
WF-513 Junior Murvin Police And Thief ‎(7") Wild Flower WF-513 Jamaica 1976
none Jinior Murvin* Police & Thief ‎(7", MP, RP) Upsetter none Jamaica Unknown
MML-1203, MML-1204 Junior Murvin Police & Thief ‎(7") Upsetter, Upsetter MML-1203, MML-1204 Jamaica Unknown
none Junior Murvin Police & Thief ‎(7", Single, RE) Upsetter none Jamaica 1999
none Junior Murvin Police & Thief ‎(7", RE) Upsetter none Jamaica Unknown