Independent Reggae label: Radic was one of several EMI-distributed labels whose singles shared a RIC-100 catalogue series from 1979 to 1983, it was owned by EMI and that the series was used for licensed Reggae product.  Two of the other labels, Arawak and More Cut, also shared the same company sleeve and the same label design, only the logo being different.  The third, fourth and fifth, Matumbi, Deb Music and Taxi, didn't.   The numbers reached RIC-118 by October 1983. Just to add to the confusion, the later numbers, RIC 115 to 118, had no label name printed at all. 'Red Nail Records' was underneath the main logo on RIC107. RIC 113  was also issued as a promotional item under another artists name-Jo Anne This appears to be the last of the oddball labels under the prefix 'RIC' as the next known issues using the 'RIC' prefix is for Peter Tosh and these are on the EMI label and the last 'RIC'  appears to be 118 (Dub Band) so EMI presumably set these labels up as an experiment and then dumped them after basically no commercial success. Thanks to Robert Lyons For The Info.

77 Matumbi Point Of View (Squeeze A Little Lovin) M R. RIC 101
77 Kay Janet   Closer To You ARAWAK RIC 102
79 15, 16, 17  Baby Love  DEB RIC 103
77 Dunkley Errol   Little Way Different  ARAWAK RIC 104
79 Sonny Okosun Papa'S Land  RADIC RIC 105
80 Guardian Angel Self Service Love M R. RIC 106
80 Dambala Featuring Gus Anyia Babylon RADIC RIC 107
80 Bevin ("Bagga") Fagan Wishing On A Star M R. RIC 108
80 Livingstone Dandy  Instant Music MORE CUT RIC 109
80 Tamlins Baltimore TAXI RIC 110
80 Louisa Mark People In Love RADIC RIC 111
80 Bounty Hunters Coconut Shuffle MORE CUT RIC 112
81 Jo Anne She'S Mine RADIC RIC 113
82 Burning Spear Jah Is My Driver RADIC RIC 114
82 Ellis Joe Anne Queen Of The World RADIC RIC 115
83 Tosh Peter Where You Gonna Run EMI RIC 116
83 Tosh Peter Mama Africa EMI RIC 117
83 Dub Band Reggae High EMI RIC 118
80 Jo Anne Queen Of The World RADIC RIC 113

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