Spragga Benz

Biography

Carlton Errington Grant, 30 May 1969, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies. Among the fast-rising stars of 1993 were Chuckleberry, General Pecus, Bounty Killer and Spragga Benz. His title was inspired by the prevailing trend for a fusion of hip-hop and ragga, and the fact that Spragga frequently appeared with a Mercedes Benz insignia dangling from his gold chain. Early hits included the Sly And Robbie -produced ‘No Cater’ and, with Steely And Clevie, ‘Girls Hooray’. By 1994 he was... Read more

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dancehall
reggae
ragga
jamaica
bashment
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