Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm. Watch the video for Israelites from Desmond Dekker and The Aces's Bestseller auf dem Plattenteller (68–72) for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. The magazine featured Desmond Dekker & The Aces biographies. Bristling with energy, "The Israelites" is set to an insistent, percolating beat, fleshed out by a throbbing bass line and a jittery percussion. Although few could understand all the lyrics, the single was the first UK reggae number one and among the first to reach the US top ten (peaking at number 9). Although few could understand all the lyrics, the single was the first UK reggae number one and the first to crack the United States Top Ten.

The organ and guitar combine for the opening chords and casually carry the melody together throughout the piece.

"Israelites" is a song written by Desmond Dekker and Leslie Kong that became a hit for Dekker's group, Desmond Dekker & The Aces, reaching the top of the charts in numerous countries in 1969. I don't recall them having another release in the U.S. [3]

But they are merely a backdrop for the vocals, and here Dekker and his Aces give a Listen free to Desmond Dekker & The Aces – Israelites.
Watch the video for The Israelites from Desmond Dekker & The Aces's Drugstore Cowboy for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. "Israelites" is a song written by Desmond Dekker and Leslie Kong that became a hit for Dekker's group, Desmond Dekker & The Aces. Schau das Video für Israelites von Desmond Dekker & The Aces's Israelites: The Best Of Desmond Dekker kostenlos und sieh dir Coverbilder, Songtexte und ähnliche Künstler an. Although few could understand all the lyrics, the single was the first UK reggae number one and the first to crack the United States Top Ten. Playing via Spotify Playing via YouTube.

Between 1967 and 1975, Desmond Dekker, Jamaica’s first recording superstar, graced the UK pop charts on no less than 7 occasions. "Israelites" is a song written by Desmond Dekker and Leslie Kong that became a hit for Dekker's group, Desmond Dekker & The Aces. I do know they were from Jamaica & were not musical newcomers.

When I went on R&R in "Nam to Singapore, I bought a song magazine at the airport store that showed the lyrics to "The Israelites" and was surprised.