The Chosen Few are a reggae band from Kingston, Jamaica, formed in 1969.
“Everybody Plays the Fool” is their second album, originally released in 1975 through the legendary reggae label Trojan Records. It is a very popular Album within the reggae fan community and “Everybody Plays the Fool” proves that The Chosen Few can be considered one of the most soulful and funky vocal groups in Jamaican history can be considered. It features a variety of soul cover versions, such as Betty Wright’s “I Love The Way You Love,” “Reggae Stuff” (based on “Funky Stuff” by Kool & The Gang), and the Smokey Robinson classic “Tears Of A Clown.”
The album is available as a limited edition of 1,000 individually numbered copies on orange vinyl.