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Rapso: discover the pride and power of Trinidad’s rap-soca music
The striking vocalist Brother Resistance, who died this month, helmed a politically astute hybrid of rap and soca that opened new possibilities in Caribbean music

David Katz

21, Jul, 2021 @11:45 AM

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Menelik Shabazz obituary
Film-maker and campaigner who chronicled the struggles and experiences of black people in Britain

David Katz

13, Jul, 2021 @4:19 PM

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Bunny Lee obituary
Jamaican record producer who was central to the growth in popularity of reggae music during the 1960s, 70s and 80s

David Katz

09, Oct, 2020 @12:52 PM

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Bobby Digital: Jamaican reggae producer dies aged 59
Producer who worked with artists such as Shabba Ranks, Garnett Silk and Morgan Heritage was a maverick of the dancehall era

David Katz

26, May, 2020 @2:34 PM

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Bob Andy obituary
Reggae artist who, as one half of Bob and Marcia, scored UK hits in the early 1970s with Young Gifted and Black and Pied Piper

David Katz

30, Mar, 2020 @12:06 PM

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'Original raggamuffin' Jah Stitch, pioneering reggae vocalist, dies aged 69
Sound system toaster, DJ and selector, known for his understated delivery and immaculate dress died in Kingston

David Katz

02, May, 2019 @2:03 PM

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At last, Peter Tosh gets a museum of his own
Move over Marley – finally Tosh, uncompromising reggae legend and proponent of Rastafari has a museum in Kingston Jamaica devoted to his life

07, Nov, 2016 @4:59 PM

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Rico Rodriguez obituary
Ska and reggae trombonist who played with the Specials on some of the band’s greatest hits

David Katz

06, Sep, 2015 @3:35 PM

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Style Scott obituary
Drummer and record producer who was a founding member of Roots Radics

David Katz

30, Oct, 2014 @6:20 PM

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Count Suckle obituary

Nightclub owner who helped establish Jamaican music in Britain

David Katz

04, Jun, 2014 @4:02 PM

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Wayne Smith's Under Mi Sleng Teng – the song that revolutionised reggae
David Katz: The late Wayne Smith's digital dancehall smash Under Mi Sleng Teng changed the face of Jamaican music, conquered the world and is a rough and rugged epitaph to its singer

David Katz

20, Feb, 2014 @3:55 PM

Junior Murvin obituary

Singer whose hit single Police and Thieves reflected on Jamaica's political and social upheavals

David Katz

03, Dec, 2013 @1:36 PM

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