Dennis

Dennis Brown

Dennis Emmanuel Brown CD (1 February 1957 – 1 July 1999) was a Jamaican reggae singer. During his prolific career, which began in the late 1960s when he was aged eleven, he recorded more than 75 albums and was one …

Marcia

Marcia Griffiths

Marcia Llyneth Griffiths (born 23 November 1949)[1][2] is a Jamaican singer. One reviewer described her by noting “she is known primarily for her strong, smooth-as-mousse love songs and captivating live performances”.[1] Born in West Kingston, Jamaica, Griffiths started her career …

Beres

Beres Hammond

Beres Hammond OJ (born Hugh Beresford Hammond, 28 August 1955, Annotto Bay, Saint Mary, Jamaica)[1][2] is a Jamaican reggae singer known in particular for his lovers rock music. While his career began in the 1970s, he reached his greatest success …

Glen

Glen Washington

Glen Washington (born Glenroy Washington 1955) is a Jamaicanreggae/soca singer, songwriter and drummer. Brother To Brother (1996), Studio One Get Next To Me (1998), VP Records/Joe Frasier Think About It (1999), Digital Eclipse Records Can’t You See (1999), Charm Records …

Gregory

Gregory Isaacs

Gregory Anthony Isaacs OD (15 July 1951 – 25 October 2010)[1][2][3] was a Jamaican reggae musician. Milo Miles, writing in The New York Times, described Isaacs as “the most exquisite vocalist in reggae”.[4] His honorific nickname was the Cool Ruler.[5] …

Richie

Richie Spice

Richell Bonner (born 8 September 1971), better known as Richie Spice is a Jamaican reggae artist. He is a member of the Rastafari movement. Some of his most famous songs include, “Youth Dem Cold”, “Groovin’ My Girl”, “Earth A Run …

Freddie

Freddie McGregor

Freddie McGregor (born 27 June 1956, Clarendon, Jamaica)[1] has been variously a singer, musician and producer. His music career began when he was seven years old.[1] In 1963 he joined with Ernest Wilson and Peter Austin to form The Clarendonians, …

John

John Holt

John Caldwell Holt (April 14, 1923 – September 14, 1985) was an American author and educator, a proponent of homeschooling and, specifically, the unschooling approach, and a pioneer in youth rights theory. Holt became disillusioned with the school system after …