Desmond Dekker & The Aces - It Mek (Official Audio)
Official audio for Desmond Dekker & The Aces' 1969 smash 'It Miek' aka 'It Mek' A follow-up to the UK Number One, 'Israelites', 'It Miek' first saw issue as 'A It Mek’, a Dekker-penned original song that had been inspired by the antics of a rowdy younger sister. The original version, produced by legendary Beverley's Records boss, Leslie Kong, was deemed by the BBC to be ‘too raw’ for radio play, so was remixed by noted sound engineer, Graeme Goodall, who also overdubbed horns, giving the track a polished feel. The result was another significant UK hit for Desmond and the Aces, with the single breaching the pop listings in June before peaking at Number 7 on 22 July 1969. Follow Trojan Records: https://spoti.fi/3Gb5EHI... https://bit.ly/35oED6Q https://bit.ly/34fHIFN... https://twitter.com/trojanrecords https://bit.ly/33WqAFs IT MIEK LYRICS Written by Desmond Dacres & Leslie Kong You think I never see you when you jump over the wall You think I never see you when you accidentally fall Me said, ah it mek, make you pop your bitter gall Ah it mek, while you accidently fall Ah it mek, hear she crying for ice water Ah, ah, ah Hey hey I check you out and you're cool, girl I dig you out and you're cool, girl Rock it to me children I told you once and I told you twice Sweet nanny goat a go run him belly good Me said, ah it mek, make you pop your bitter gall Ah it mek, while you accidently fall Ah it mek, hear she crying for ice water Ah, ah, ah #DesmondDekker #ItMek #DesmondDekkerandtheAces #ItMiek
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