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Nicodemus

b. Cecil Willington, 1957, Jamaica, Western world Indies, d. 26 August 1996. Nicodemus found notoriety being a DJ in the past due 70s/early 80s carrying out for the Socialist Origins audio system alongside selector Danny Dread. In 1978 Ruler Jammy (after that Prince Jammy) offered his name towards the Tapetown audio, which flourished when Nicodemus became a member of the team. He shipped his chantings in a method much like Prince Significantly I and Prince Jazzbo. He documented several strikes, including memorable use the Origins Radics and significant sessions at Route One Studio room. In 1980 Nicodemus released a mixture tune with Position Trevor, ‘Jamaican Rockers Hop’, announcing his appearance. He liked a string of strikes in 1981, like the adjoining strikes ‘Gunman Connection’ and ‘Bone tissue Connection’. The DJ Clash, with Position Toyan, that was issued having a voting cards, featured the excellent ‘Hail Nico Dread’, ‘Bubble Nicodemus Bubble’ and ‘Tubby’s Daddy’. Nicodemus was the presented DJ on Bingi Bunny’s ‘Him A Natty Dread’, which released his idiosyncratic design to some wider viewers. His status was further improved by the similarly popular combination strikes with Linval Thompson (‘Keeping TO My Sweetheart’) and Leroy Sibbles (‘Rock and roll Steady Party’), while his single ‘Natty Sell A Mil’ was acknowledged to the very best Position Deejay Nicadeamus (sic). Nicodemus’ recognition influenced the up-and-coming John Taylor, who known as himself Nicodemus Junior like a tag of respect towards the DJ in charge of motivating his profession. Taylor’s fortune transformed when he transformed his stage name to Chaka Demus and became a member of with Pliers. Sporadic strikes continued to the past due 80s when Nicodemus connected up with Early B’s protégé Supercat. His profession prospered and he appreciated a revival, documenting for Don Dada’s Crazy Apache label. His mixture project in 1988 with Supercat, ‘Cabin Stabbin’, led to an all-important US strike, generating new curiosity about his past repertoire. The experienced DJs documented two effective albums making use of their protégés Junior Demus and Junior Kitty, joining forces because the Outrageous Apache staff. The four DJs also highlighted within a promo video for the discharge of ‘Head Dem’ that was regarded unorthodox in deciding on a Traditional western theme. Nicodemus succumbed to problems from diabetes and passed away in 1996.

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