CD reissue. Redbone were known as politically very active for the Native American cause. The word Redbone is a Cajun term for a mixed-race person. The Vasquez-Vegas brothers Patrick (bass and vocals) and Candido "Lolly" (guitar and vocals) were of Yaqui, Shoshone, and Mexican heritage. They moved to Los Angeles after Pat won a recording contract at a singing contest. There they performed at local clubs on Hollywood and Sunset Blvd, while writing and playing on records by Tina Turner, Sonny & Cher, James Brown, Little Richard and Elvis, to name only a few. As a band they hit the charts with "Come And Get Your Love" and "We Were All Wounded At Wounded Knee" recalling the massacre of Lakota Sioux Indians by the 7th Cavalry Regiment in 1890.
CD reissue. Redbone were known as politically very active for the Native American cause. The word Redbone is a Cajun term for a mixed-race person. The Vasquez-Vegas brothers Patrick (bass and vocals) and Candido "Lolly" (guitar and vocals) were of Yaqui, Shoshone, and Mexican heritage. They moved to Los Angeles after Pat won a recording contract at a singing contest. There they performed at local clubs on Hollywood and Sunset Blvd, while writing and playing on records by Tina Turner, Sonny & Cher, James Brown, Little Richard and Elvis, to name only a few. As a band they hit the charts with "Come And Get Your Love" and "We Were All Wounded At Wounded Knee" recalling the massacre of Lakota Sioux Indians by the 7th Cavalry Regiment in 1890.
8718627228661

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Format: CD
Label: MUSIC ON CD
Rel. Date: 05/17/2019
UPC: 8718627228661

Very Best Of (Hol)
Artist: Redbone
Format: CD
New: Available In Store $13.99
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Available Formats and Editions

DISC: 1

1. The Witch Queen Of New Orleans
2. Come And Get Your Love
3. Wovoka
4. Niki Hokey
5. The Sun Never Shines On The Lonely
6. Niji Trance
7. Fais-Do
8. Maggie
9. Poison Ivy 1
10. Only You And Rock And Roll 1
11. We Were All Wounded At Wounded Knee 1
12. Chant: 13th Hour 1
13. When You Got Trouble 1
14. Light As A Feather 1
15. Suzi Girl 1
16. Power (Prelude To A Means) 1
17. Tennessee Girl 1
18. Message Froma Drum 1
19. One More Time 2
20. Alcatraz

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CD reissue. Redbone were known as politically very active for the Native American cause. The word Redbone is a Cajun term for a mixed-race person. The Vasquez-Vegas brothers Patrick (bass and vocals) and Candido "Lolly" (guitar and vocals) were of Yaqui, Shoshone, and Mexican heritage. They moved to Los Angeles after Pat won a recording contract at a singing contest. There they performed at local clubs on Hollywood and Sunset Blvd, while writing and playing on records by Tina Turner, Sonny & Cher, James Brown, Little Richard and Elvis, to name only a few. As a band they hit the charts with "Come And Get Your Love" and "We Were All Wounded At Wounded Knee" recalling the massacre of Lakota Sioux Indians by the 7th Cavalry Regiment in 1890.