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Prince Far I - 100% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Michael Williams, c.1944, Spanish Town, Jamaica, d. 15 September 1983. Prince Far I, the voice of thunder, was originally a bouncer at the premises of Coxsone Dodd’s Studio One, Jamaica’s premier record label of the 60s and early 70s. A huge, muscular figure with impressive facial scars, he was known as a gentle giant with hidden depths. One day in 1970 King Stitt, Read more

Prince Jammy - 100% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Reggae
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I-Roy - 94% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Reggae
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Big Youth - 86% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Reggae
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Horace Andy - 83% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Pop / Rock Reggae
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Horace Hinds, 19 February 1951, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies. This artist was affectionately renamed Andy as a tribute to Bob Andy, in respect of their mutual songwriting abilities, by Coxsone Dodd. Horace, also known as Sleepy, has always been a favoured vocalist among reggae fans and his eerie, haunting style has been imitated endlessly by scores of lesser talents over t Read more

Roots Radics - 81% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Jamaican session band centred around a nucleus of Errol Holt (bass), Lincoln Valentine ‘Style’ Scott (drums) and Bingi Bunny (guitar). Other members at various times included Roy Hamilton (lead guitar), Sowell Radics (lead guitar), Dwight Pinkney (lead guitar), Carlton ‘Santz’ Davis (drums), Fish Clarke (drums) and Steely Johnson (later of Steely And Clevie Read more

Augustus Pablo - 80% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Horace Swaby, 21 June 1952, St. Andrew, Jamaica, West Indies, d. 18 May 1999, Kingston, Jamaica. Raised in Kingston’s middle-class Havendale district, the teenage Swaby was forced to leave Kingston College due to serious illness. Concentrating on music, he taught himself several instruments, including piano, organ, xylophone and clarinet. He was responsible for putting Read more

Revolutionaries - 78% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Pop / Rock Reggae
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King Tubby - 77% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Pop / Rock Reggae
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Osbourne Ruddock, 28 January 1941, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies, d. 6 February 1989, Jamaica, West Indies. King Tubby grew up around High Holborn Street in Central Kingston before moving to the capital’s Waterhouse district in 1955. He started repairing radios and by the late 50s had begun to experiment with sound system amplifiers. By 1964 he was operating his own Tu Read more

The Upsetters - 76% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Reggae
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Scientist - 72% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Electronic & Ambient Reggae World Music
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Overton Brown, 1960, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies. Scientist burst onto the reggae scene in the early 80s with a reckless mixing style that seemed to outdo even King Tubby’s wildest extravaganzas. He began his career as an engineer at Studio One in 1978, mixing the dub to Sugar Minott’s ‘Oh Mr DC’, among others. Shortly afterwards he became a prot&eacut Read more

Tapper Zukie - 72% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Reggae
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Hugh Mundell - 64% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 2000s
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14 June 1962, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies, d. 1983. Hugh Mundell made his first recording for producer Joe Gibbs, the unreleased ‘Where Is Natty Dread’, while barely in his teens. After this false start, his career really began when his precocious talent impressed session player/producer Augustus Pablo. Pablo enlisted his services as a DJ alongside Jah Bull on h Read more

The Congos - 64% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Jamaican vocal group (sometimes spelt Congoes) formed in the mid-70s by Cedric Myton (1947, St. Catherine, Jamaica, West Indies; falsetto) and ‘Ashanti’ Roy Johnson (b. Roydell Johnson, 12 April 1943, Kendal, Hanover, Jamaica, West Indies; tenor), with Watty Burnett (baritone) completing the classic line-up. For a brief period the trio recorded some of the most all Read more

Mad Professor - 63% match to Keith Hudson

Genres: Reggae
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