Released: Mar 1997
Label: Blue Note Records
1974's classic Natty Dread was a breakthrough album for Bob Marley; nearly 25 years later it was the same for guitarist Charlie Hunter. Using wailing horns instead of vocals, his Post-Bop renditions shed new light on the classics with the help of call-and-response between guitar and sax. Lively tracks like "Them Belly Full" show that Salsa can do reggae, mon.