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Al Campbell

In 1946 the West African Rhythm Brothers band was founded and vocalist Al Campbell was the first choice. The band documented over 50 albums and is recognized as one of the better highlife rings in Nigeria. Campbell released his initial record in 1968 entitled Highlife Today. Being a single artist, …

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Admiral Tibett

Dancehall designer Admiral Tibett is well known for his authentic consciousness. An associate from the Twelve Tribes since adolescent, Tibett avoids slackness in his lyrics. Blessed in Freehill, Jamaica, he got his begin in Jamaican night clubs and in audio systems as a teenager, but didn’t record until he is …

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Tiger

Among dancehall’s most eccentric DJs, Tiger rose to popularity during the second option half from the ’80s having a distinctively offbeat toasting design, filled with growls (true to his name), grunts, odd vocal results, rapid-fire rhymes, and witty asides. Tiger was created Norman Washington Jackson in Kingston on June 6, …

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Apache Indian

English vocalist Apache Indian (blessed Steven Kapur) performs an extremely eclectic type of ragga educated with the bhangra design of his east Indian heritage. After slicing his tooth toasting in U.K. dancehalls, Apache Indian begun to discharge singles in the first ’90s. Several singles seems on his 1993 major-label debut, …

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Anthony Malvo

b. 4 January 1962, Kingston, Jamaica, Western world Indies. Malvo provides voiced many strikes for several Jamaica’s top companies in the design of a dancehall vocalist. His initial strikes include ‘Arrive BACK AGAIN TO Me’ and ‘Rainfall IN THE Skies’, both with Tiger, and ‘Consider You TOWARDS THE Dance’ with …

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The Wailers

For advertising purposes, Bob Marley, the Wailers, and Bob Marley & the Wailers have grown to be interchangeable titles, used indiscriminately to make reference to recordings actually created by independent entities. So, it really is well worth recalling the distinctions that been around at the changing times these entities performed …

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Sean Kingston

A self-proclaimed item of his former, rapper Sean Kingston’s background assists describe his audio. Delivered in Miami, Florida, after that elevated in Kingston, Jamaica from age six, he blended greater than a small dancehall and reggae into his hip-hop. The hard lyrics result from a hard lifestyle, including incarceration, homelessness, …

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The Versatiles

The Versatiles vocal trio was formed in 1967 by Keith Byles, Louis Davis and Earl Dudley. The three vocalists embarked on documenting classes with Joe Gibbs, who experienced just setup his Amalgamated label. Their debut, “CANNOT Get’, was the 3rd launch through the producer’s UK wall plug and launched the …

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Alborosie

Vocalist, songwriter, DJ, maker, and multi-instrumentalist Alborosie finished up one of the most unlikely of Jamaica’s dancehall and reggae celebrities. Given birth to Alberto D’Ascola in Marsala, Sicily on July 4, 1977, the child of the retired officer, Alborosie trained himself to try out acoustic guitar, bass, drums, and piano, …

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Sugar Black

b. Patrick Hall, c.1970, Westmoreland, Jamaica, West Indies. Hall transferred to Kingston along with his family members when he was 3 years previous and was informed in the administrative centre. His musical tuition was gleaned through dealing with audio systems including Dark Star and Future Outernational. Inspired by his achievement …

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