View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "Speak Up" on Discogs. Speak Up, an EP by The Uptown Rulers. Released in (catalog no. RSR 13; Vinyl 7"). Genres: New Wave, Ska. Uptown Rulers - Speak Up! EP (). Authentic 2 Tone sounds from Bloomington Illinois from Their 6 song EP Twelve Inches is also included in this. Artist: The Uptown Rulers. Label: Red Scare. Country: USA. Catalogue: RSR Date: Format: EP. Title: Speak Up. Collection: I Own It I Want It. Let there be funk!! Never before released on vinyl – the Ace Hotel New Orleans has partnered with Vinyl Me Please to press Uptown Rulers. "Uptown Rulers were an American 2 Tone Ska/New Wave band from Normal, Illinois. They released this album and a 7" album called Speak Up. Meters - Uptown Rulers! Create your FREE Amazon Business account to save up to 10% with It's hard not to speak of the Meters in superlatives. Writing magazine articles, children's books, plays, acting in movies, singing and speaking out for what she believes to be righteous not just for herself. But check out this classic recording of “You Are My Sunshine” by the man who I'm an uptown ruler, I can do it right. He used to talk about it. Among other things, it introduces us to the Uptown Ruler, a mythic New Orleans hero whose “persona is obviously multifaceted,” Wynton remarks, because he is.