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Text by Harry Hawks
This dance hall super star's career trajectory has been truly spectacular and continues from strength to strength: "Mavado... combines hip-hop influenced beats with ominous minor key vocals about street life and salvation." Rolling Stone
Date Added: Jun 13, 2018
Text by Harry Hawks
Performing with the vibrant energy and spontaneity of a sound system deejay Barrington Levy was one of the first vocalists to transfer the live raw excitement of the dance hall direct to record...
Date Added: Jun 06, 2018
Text by Harry Hawks
A consummate, professional vocalist who demonstrated, time and time again, that there was room for a versatile veteran amongst the brash, younger rising stars of the dance hall.
Date Added: May 30, 2018
Text by Harry Hawks
"New engineer round a Tubby's named Jammy. Him wicked!"
Date Added: May 02, 2018
Text by Harry Hawks
Anyone with more than just a passing interest in rock steady and reggae knows and loves the music of The Heptones. Their near faultless body of work gives no indication as to why crossover success managed to elude one of the greatest ever Jamaican harmony trios
Date Added: Apr 25, 2018
Text by Harry Hawks
Sonia Pottinger was Jamaica's first and foremost female record producer; her husband, Lyndon O. Pottinger, was one of the unacknowledged founding fathers of Jamaican music.
Date Added: Nov 15, 2017
Text by Harry Hawks
"The music is a river of conviction, flowing past sadness, pain, oppression and rejection into the hope of the glorious kingdom of Jah Jah." Jean Fairweather
Date Updated: May 17, 2016
Text by Harry Hawks
"Yet I want nothing out of it. A man can get fi him credit. I get my credit from the work I do." Winston Riley
Date Added: Apr 15, 2016
Text by Harry Hawks
Well charged, disco mixed and hit bound... "no other Jamaican studio was to have quite the same impact in 1975 to 1976 or exert as much influence on the direction of the music." Steve Barrow & Peter Dalton
Date Updated: Sep 25, 2014
Text by Harry Hawks
One of Jamaica's most inventive and radical record producers 'The Observer' Holness has always been a name to watch out for...
Date Updated: Jul 14, 2014
Classical Rock Steady rhythm recorded at Studio One, the original cut was performed by Heptones in 1967.
Date Added: Apr 15, 2016
Date Updated: Jan 27, 2012
Text by Dub Store Sound Inc.
A massive combination hit song by Shabba Ranks and Krystal. Another prominent rhythm / song of the 80's dancehall produced by Augustus Gussie Clarke.
Date Updated: Sep 05, 2011
Text by Dub Store Sound Inc.
Another Rock Steady masterpiece recorded at Studio One. Performed by a vocal trio named Heptones.
Date Updated: Aug 25, 2015
A major international hit song / rhythm produced by Dave Kelly on his Mad House label.
Date Updated: Jun 21, 2011