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UB40 - Present Arms album flac

  • Performer: UB40
  • Album: Present Arms
  • FLAC: 1242 mb | MP3: 1176 mb
  • Released: 1981
  • Country: UK
  • Style: Dub
  • Rating: 4.9/5
  • Votes: 293
UB40 - Present Arms album flac


A1 Present Arms
A2 Sardonicus
A3 Don't Let It Pass You By
A4 Wild Cat
B1 One In Ten
B2 Don't Slow Down
B3 Silent Witness
B4 Lambs Bread


  • Bass – Earl Falconer
  • Drums – Jim Brown
  • Electronic Drums [Syn-cussion], Congas, Trombone – Norman Hassan
  • Engineer – Pete Wandless
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Neil Black
  • Guitar – Robin Campbell
  • Guitar [Rhythm] – Ali Campbell
  • Keyboards – Michael Virtue
  • Producer – Ray Falconer*, UB40
  • Saxophone – Brian Travers
  • Trumpet – Astro


Recorded At Music Centre, Wembley
LP (12.02.81 - 17.02.81) & (16.03.81 - 17.04.81)

Comes with inner sheet with credits and songs list.

Manufactured and distributed by CBS records, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
LPDEP 1, 12X DEP 1 UB40 Present Arms ‎(LP, Album + 12") DEP International, DEP International LPDEP 1, 12X DEP 1 UK 1981
EPC 85126 UB40 Present Arms ‎(LP, Album) Epic EPC 85126 1981
0 7777 86270 2 9 UB40 Present Arms ‎(CD, Album, RP) Dep International, Virgin 0 7777 86270 2 9 US Unknown
CDEPC 32685, 01-032685-10 UB40 Present Arms ‎(CD, Album, RE) Epic, Epic CDEPC 32685, 01-032685-10 Europe Unknown
EPC 85126 UB40 Present Arms ‎(LP, Album) Epic EPC 85126 Greece 1981

UB40 - Red Red Wine (Official Video).

Album · 1981 · 10 Songs.

Features Song Lyrics for UB40's Present Arms album.

The discography of UB40, a British reggae band, consists of eighteen studio albums, twelve compilation albums, four live albums, two remix albums, sixty-two singles and a number of appearances with other artists. The band has sold over 70 million records worldwide. Their biggest hits include "Red Red Wine" (1983), "Can't Help Falling in Love" (1993) and "I Got You Babe" (1985). A^ The song peaked at upon its original release in 1984. When re-released in 1988 it went to #1.

UB40's first single, "King"/"Food for Thought" was released on Graduate Records, a local independent label run by David Virr. It reached No. 4 on the UK Singles Chart. The title of their first album, Signing Off, indicates the band was signing off from, or ending, their claim for unemployment benefits. It was recorded in a bedsit in Birmingham and was produced by Bob Lamb. Norman Hassan said of the recording: "if you stripped my track down, you could hear the birds in the background.

Synth, Congas, Trombone – Norman Hassan. Tenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Brian Travers. Trumpet, Vocals – Astro (7). Vocals, Guitar – Ali Campbell. Written-By, Producer – UB40. On front sleeve written: "Contient un 45t. bonus". Present Arms ‎(CD, Album, RP). Dep International, Virgin. 0 0 2 9. US. Unknown. CDEPC 32685, 01-032685-10.

Present Arms is probably the definitive UB40 album, released at a time before they were so commercial and popular. Tracks such as Sardonicus, Don't Let it Pass You By and Lambs Bread are pure class. A must for any album collection. This item: Present Arms.

Listen free to UB40 – Present Arms (Present Arms, Sardonicus and more). Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last. A new version of Last. Overview (current section).

Present Arms is the second album by UB40 and was released in 1981. It spent 38 weeks on the UK album charts, reaching number 2. An album of original songs, it spawned two top 20 hits in 'One in Ten' (number 7) and 'Don't Let It Pass You By/Don't Slow Down' (16)

As expected Presents Arms comes with its companion release Present Arms In Dub with the third disc devoted to BBC sessions. The full track listings can be viewed below