2014 collection of tracks from the influential British Ska label. To celebrate the music and cultural movement that the label helped inspire, this compilation brings together the best tracks from their historic catalogue. 'The Best of 2 Tone' features 18 tracks, including the first single from Madness ('The Prince'), the Beat's classic cover of Smokey Robinson's 'Tears of a Clown,' and Body snatchers' 'Let's Do Rocksteady,' plus three more songs by the Selector: 'On My Radio,' 'Three Minute Hero' and 'Missing Words.'
Track Listing: 1. Gangsters - Special AKA 2. The Selecter - The Selecter 3. The Prince - Madness 4. On My Radio - The Selecter 5. A Message to You Rudy (Feat. Rico) - The Specials 6. The Tears of a Clown - The Beat 7. Too Much Too Young - Special AKA 8. Three Minute Hero - The Selecter 9. Ranking Full Stop - The Beat 10. Rat Race - The Specials 11. Let's Do Rock Steady - The Bodysnatchers 12. Missing Words - The Selecter 13. Stereotype - The Specials 14. Sea Cruise - Rico 15. Do Nothing - The Specials 16. Ghost Town - The Specials 17. Nelson Mandela (Edit) - Special AKA 18. The Boiler - Rhoda