Band: Bad Brains
Album: Build A Nation
Release Date: June 2007
Music Genre: Punk Rock Reggae Hardcore
Label: Megaforce Records
Release Country: United States
Record Type: 14 Tracks Vinyl Album LP
American Hardcore Punk band formed in Washington, D.C. in 1977, initially as a jazz fusion ensemble called Mind Power.
The band also do many reggae and dub tracks and featured elements from funk, heavy metal or hip hop.
H.R. (Paul D. Hudson) — lead vocals (1978–1987, 1989–1990, 1994–1995, 1998–present), guitar (1977–1978)
Dr. Know (Gary Miller (4)) — guitar (1977–1995, 1998–present)
Darryl Jenifer — bass (1977–1995, 1998–present)
Earl Hudson — drums, percussion (1977–1987, 1989–1990, 1994–1995, 1998–present)
The original line up broke up many times and some musicians replaced H.R. and Earl Hudson:
Sid McCray — lead vocals (1977–1978)
Taj Singleton — lead v (...)
|A1||Give Thanks And Praises|
|A2||Jah People Make The World Go Round|
|A4||Natty Dreadlocks 'Pon The Mountain Top|
|A5||Build A Nation|
|A6||Expand Your Soul|
|B1||Let There Be Angels (Just Like You)|
|B4||Until Kingdom Comes|
|B5||In The Beginning|
|B6||Send You No Flowers|
|B7||Peace Be Unto Thee|
Recorded and mixed at Oscilloscope Laboratories NYC (except HR's vocals, which were recorded at Hippy Steve's place in LA).
Mastered at Sterling Sound.
Pressed on tri-colored green/yellow/red vinyl.
Comes in gatefold sleeve.