These beauties are from current eBay auctions and include Jamaican, British, and US pressings. For much, much more eye candy be sure to check out the great site Jamaican Label Art. (Related post: Reggae 45s part 2)
From Mayra Andrade‘s bio: “Born in Cuba, she grew up between Senegal, Angola, Germany and… Cape Verde too. The first nursery rhymes of her childhood years were Brazilian.” This is a solo performance of Mana from her 2006 CD Navega.
What’s more mesmerising than watching a record spin on a turntable? When it’s pumping out sublime sound like this gorgeous Treasure Isle rocksteady 45.