|Studio album by Dog Boy|
|Released||April 3, 2007|
|Genre|| Reggae |
|Label||Suburban Noize Records|
|Producer|| Dog Boy |
Patrick "P-Nice" Shevelin
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|1||Return of the One Drop||2:55|
|4||Can't Buy Soul||2:28|
|5||Dear Jamaica (Stand Strong)||3:19|
|6||Where to Now?||2:56|
|8||Fearless with a Smile||3:19|
|9||Daddy What Is War?||2:43|
|11||One Stop Shopping||3:28|
|13||Locked and Loaded||2:49|
|15||You're My Reward||3:11|
|16||Straight Love Thing||3:38|
|17||Tap Into/Dub Into||5:27|
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