Label: CBS - 363937 • Format: Cassette Compilation Club Edition • Country: Germany • Genre: Reggae • Style: Soca, Reggae-Pop
Their music has a distinctive sound somewhat similar to Boney M. The band released the song " Sun of Jamaica " at the end of It topped the German single charts for nine weeks in and has sold in 11 million copies. The song charted within the top 5 in European charts, including the number 1 spot in Austria. The group's debut album Zauber der Karibikinternationally known as Sun of Jamaicawas met with commercial success, reaching the top 5 in several countries.
The second album, Land of Goldperformed much worse, only charting outside the German top 40, but spawned hits "Eldorado" and "Rain". Inthe band released the album Holiday in Paradisewhich featured the song " Seven Tears ".
When released in the UK next year, "Seven Tears" became the band's breakthrough hit on the British market, where it Patchwork - Jefferson - I Love You This Much the singles chart for three weeks and was also a million-seller.
This success was followed by the release of the compilation Seven Tearswhich was well received in the UK, while in mainland Europe, the band released the retrospective Tropical Dreams to a modest success. However, the group's subsequent releases did not draw as much attention.
The next studio album, Born to Winfailed to chart and did not produce Noxious Vermin, My Friend - Levi* / Werstler* - Avalanche Of Worms impactful hits.
In andChild Of The Sun - Goombay Dance Band - Tropical Dreams Dance Band released several non-album singles, which were commercial failures. In the s, the band released several albums, including the Christmas Album and the compilation Island of Dreamswhich was met with moderate chart success and featured a new version of "Sun of Jamaica".
HamburgGermany. Euro discoEuropop Santiago pop. Sun of Jamaica [A]. GER : Platinum . UK : Gold .
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