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Ambelique

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b. Owen George Anthony Silvera, c.1956, Waltham Recreation area, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies. Ambelique was regarded as a past due starter within the music business since it was generally intended that his main breakthrough arrived in the middle-90s. The music’s commentators focused on the actual fact that he previously been a standard bank clerk flipped reggae vocalist without acknowledging his early participation within the Jamaican music sector. The truth is Ambelique started his profession in the past due 60s with Derrick Harriott AS WELL AS THE Crystalites, beneath the guise of Ramon The Mexican. He was the resident DJ on Harriott’s Musical Chariot audio system and with the Crystalites documented, ‘The Undertaker’. The melody highlighted Ambelique and Harriott executing a parody from the spaghetti traditional western, A Fistful Of Dollars if they mimicked the dialogue between Clint Eastwood and the type from the undertaker. In deference to the particular film sector he documented a sequel, ‘The Overtaker’ where he stated, ‘Ramon gained’t like this’. Both music later highlighted on Trojan Information’ The Undertaker in 1970. These monitors also made an appearance alongside his various other releases, ‘Golden Hens’ and ‘Undertaker Burial’, over the 1999 discharge FOR A COUPLE Dollars Even more. While with Harriott, Ambelique additionally performed in live concerts alongside performers such as for example, Scotty as well as the Particular Few before relocating towards the Bronx in NEW YORK, USA. By 1971 he was executing alongside Bunny Mats within the Hugh Hendricks AS WELL AS THE Buccaneers music group on a chaotic tour of the united states. The duo continued to be with the music group until 1976 where time Bunny Mats had left to become listed on Third World. Pursuing his departure through the group Ambelique performed part-time with several bands as family members commitments affected his decision to operate in the protected world of bank in California. In 1989, he came back to regular function in the music market and five years later on shaped an allegiance with Sly And Robbie’s Taxi cab Gang, who created, ‘Quando Quando’. While with Taxi cab Gang he released ‘Groove With You’, ‘Seems AS IF YOU Ready’ in conjunction with Captain Barkey and ‘La Bamba’ with Chevelle Franklin. Ambelique also performed for the acclaimed Sly And Robbie launch, Friends. Following a success of the cooperation with Mick Hucknall of Basically Crimson on ‘Night time Nurse’, Sly And Robbie released Ambelique’s edition of Lionel Richie’s ‘Cent Enthusiast’. Ambelique also offered vocals to some version from the Rolling Rocks ‘(I Can’t Obtain No) Fulfillment’, that is significant for the actual fact that Keith Richards performed for the session. From the past due 90s Ambelique’s notoriety flourished with some hits such as for example, ‘Lonely Soldier’, ‘I Desire You’, ‘Don’t Wanna Miss A Thing’ and ‘Stay To The Job’, which demonstrated his ‘over night success’ had not been to certainly be a momentary triumph.

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Music Songs New Sheriff In Town, Sad Love Song, Sharing the Night, Penny Lover, She's Mine, La Bamba, Share My Love, Love Doctor, Father Is Calling, You're My Sunshine, Get You Off My Mind, Sorry Baby, Build Me Up, Groove With You, A Love So Beautiful, Chitty Chitty Chat Chat, Quando Quando, Bluer Than Blues, Seem To Me, Lonely Soldier, Don't Wanna Miss A Thing, Goodnight My Love, Talk Like That, Scattered Showers, Um Um Um, Worker Man, Uncle Joe, Save the Last Dance, Copa Cabana, Saving My Love, I Am Coming Home, Hurt So Bad
Albums Sings the Classics, Loves Got a Hold on Me, Sharing The Night, Ambelique Singles, Special Attention, Shower Me With Love, Missing You, Pure Gold - Ambelique, THE EP Vol 2, Illumination - Ambelique, Essential, Amberlique Playlist, Head 2 Head, Sound Box Essentials Platinum Edition, Reggae Ambelique, Cousins Records Presents Amberlique, THE EP Vol 1

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