With their tribute Thrillah album, Jamaican/American studio band Easy Star All-Stars has covered Michael Jackson’s Thriller album in its entirety, reggae-style. The album is available to download at iTunes. CDs and LPs are available to purchase online. You can listen to the album with their video series found at their YouTube page.
EASY STAR’S THRILLAH brings back several of the reggae stars from previous albums, such as vocalists Michael Rose (Black Uhuru), Steel Pulse, Luciano, Mojo Morgan (Morgan Heritage), alongside the diverse playing of guests Yossi Fine (David Bowie, Lou Reed, Stanley Jordan), Joe Tomino (Dub Trio/Matisyahu), Andy Farag (Umphrey’s McGee), and horn tracks courtesy of Israel’s highly-acclaimed funk/hip-hop band Hadag Nachash.