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Jah Cure


Given birth to in Montego Bay, Jamaica, but raised in Kingston City, golden-voiced vocalist Jah Get rid of (true name Siccature Alcock) became associated with reggae music seeing that an adolescent and rapidly rose to popularity in the past due ’90s and then have got his meteoric climb to the very best halted by way of a prison phrase. In 1997 in support of 18 yrs . old, Jah Get rid of released the culturally minded one “King within this Jungle,” a duet with Sizzla and made by Beres Hammond. The one was a pivotal second for Get rid of to get a couple factors. Hammond would end up being the singer’s biggest champ while Sizzla was to bring in Get rid of to the globe of the Bobo Dread, a sect of Rastafari that always lives communally, strives to indicate social injustice, and it has experienced many shakedowns with the Jamaican law enforcement. A steady blast of singles — most made by Hammond — got increasingly more Jamaicans performing the praises of the new vocalist, nonetheless it all found a halt in November of 1998. While generating around Montego Bay with some close friends, law enforcement pulled Get rid of over before Jimmy Buffet’s membership Margaritaville. Get rid of promises he was asked if he was in the region the week before whenever a woman have been raped. He informed the authorities he wasn’t but happened until the girl could come recognize him. Get rid of claims the girl asked the authorities “can be this him?” after that walked away from earshot to talk to the police. Get rid of was then imprisoned, prosecuted in Apr the next season, and sentenced to 15 years in jail. Because the arrest, Get rid of has been company that he’s innocent. Remedy statements the arresting official as well as the accuser’s mom were inside a romantic relationship, that Hammond asked the authorities to find out him but was presented with the wrong jail name intentionally, as well as the attorney Remedy was given from the courts was ineffective, so very bad the vocalist needed to wake him on trial day time by throwing stones in the lawyer’s bedroom windows. While Remedy was providing his phrase, a groundswell of support among reggae followers was getting larger and bigger, increasing the singer’s position to folk hero. Compilations like Totally free Jah’s Remedy and Ghetto Existence kept the vocalist on the graphs, and his popularity pass on to Trinidad and France. Remedy turned from Bobo to Rasta and was moved from your St. Catherine Adult Correctional Center towards the Tower Road Adult Correctional Center, which experienced a digital documenting studio room the inmates might use. It had been there Remedy recorded some fresh tracks, which seems alongside his old strikes on Independence Blues, released from the VP label in 2005. After he premiered from jail in 2007, Remedy issued the recording True Reflections…A FRESH You start with guests Fantan Mojah and Gentleman. Rapper Rick Ross and Mavado became a member of for 2009’s record The Universal Get rid of, then Globe Cry arrived in 2012 with an increase of pop-reggae paths than prior. His 2015 work The Get rid of topped Billboard’s Reggae Record Graphs its debut week, thanks a lot partly to popular cover edition of John Legend’s “Most of Me”.

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Full Name Jah Cure
Profession Singer, Music artist
Nationality Jamaican
Spouse Kamila Mcdonald
Children Kailani Belle Alcock
Parents Robert Alcock, Pansita Campbell
Music Songs Call on Me, Unconditional Love, Never Find, Life We Live, Longing For, Before I Leave, What Will It Take, All of Me, Love Is, To Your Arms of Love, That Girl, Rasta, Telephone Love, Show Love, Prison Walls, Hot Long Time, World Cry, From My Heart, Jah Bless Me, Every Song I Sing, Like I See It, All by Myself, True Reflections, Conga Man, Green Grass, Run Come Love Me, Love Is the Solution, King in This Jungle, Guide Us Jah, Spread Jah Love, Made In California, Good Morning Jah Jah
Albums True Reflections...A New Beginning, Freedom Blues, Free Jah Cure, Ghetto Life, The Universal Cure, World Cry, Free Jah's Cure - The Album, The Truth, Jah Rule the Universe, The Cure, Never Say Never, Reggae Greats Vol.1, Jah Cure : Masterpiece, JAH CURE SPECIAL EDITION, Jah Cure Special, Dub Side of Jah Cure, This One For You EP, Illumination - Jah Cure, Jah Cure Pure Diamond Collection, Stronger Than Before, Lovin This (Dance Mix)
Nominations Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album, Soul Train Music Award for Best Reggae Artist

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