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Sly Dunbar

Lowell "Sly" Fillmore Dunbar is a drummer, best known as one-half of the prolific Jamaican rhythm section and reggae production duo Sly and Robbie.

Third World

Third World is a Jamaican reggae band formed in 1973. Their sound is influenced by soul, funk and disco.

Toots & the Maytals

Toots & the Maytals (originally called The Maytals) are a Jamaican band and one of the best known reggae/ska vocal groups.

Jimmy Cliff

Jimmy Cliff, OM (born James Chambers) is a Jamaican musician, singer and actor. He is the only currently living musician to hold the Order of Merit, the highest honour that can be granted by the Jamaican government for achievement in the arts and sciences.

Black Uhuru

Black Uhuru are a Jamaican reggae group formed in 1972, initially as Uhuru (Swahili for 'freedom'). The group has undergone several line-up changes over the years, with Duckie Simpson always maintaining group control and ownership.

Peter Tosh

Peter Tosh was born to a father and mother too young to take care of him. He grew up raised by his aunt, speaking out for those who could not fight for themselves. Nicknamed Steppin' Razor, he began to sing and learn guitar at a young age inspired by the American stations. After an illustrious career with The Wailers and as a solo musician, he was murdered at his home during a robbery.

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