• Economic Potential Of Preserving And Incentivizing Our Musical Legacy – Part 6

    This series of articles about Jamaican musicians continues with information about Sean Paul, Judy Mowatt, Linton Kwesi Johnson and the Mighty Diamonds.  35. Dutty Rock – Sean Paul – 2002 – Atlantic Records/VP Records Sean Paul Ryan Francis Henriques has surprisingly emerged as one of dancehall’s most globally recognized...
  • Economic Potential Of Preserving And Incentivizing Our Musical Legacy – Part 5

    In this issue I share information about 6 of the artistes in the 58 albums which are the works of pioneers in our rich musical history. 1,000 Volts of Holt – John Holt – 1973 – BMG/Trojan John Kenneth Holt CD was one of Jamaica’s greatest singers, renowned for...
  • Economic Potential Of Preserving And Incentivizing Our Musical Legacy – Part 4

    This week I continue to share thoughts on the 58 albums by the greats who have contributed to the development of our music. 45. Tease Me – Chaka Demus & Pliers – 1993 – Mango Records John Taylor (Chaka Demus) and Everton Bonner (Pliers) were already established local music...
  • Economic Potential of Preserving and Incentivizing Our Musical legacy – Part 3

    In this issue I continue the list of 58 albums which are the works of pioneers in our rich musical history. 51. Where There is Life – Luciano – 1995 – Island Records/Exterminator Jepther McClymont OD provides the spirituality to this exclusive list and what a blessing it is!...
  • Economic Potential Of Preserving And Incentivizing Our Musical Legacy – Part 2

    Last edition I outlined what went into my choosing 58 albums which are the works of pioneers who opened doors for other Jamaican musicians but who may not have had commercial success or awards to show for those efforts. Some albums, I reiterate, have straddled both categories successfully. The...
  • At a Time Such As This…

     The only anchor now is FAITH – ” to believe  what we do not see and the reward of that faith is to see what we believe “. We are a resilient  people  and with FAITH in the ALMIGHTY this too shall pass. For most Jamaicans our ancestors went...
  • How Much Has the World Changed Since ‘Fight Club’

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  • Don’t Forget These Travelling Tips

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  • Music Pick: Something Very Close to Symphonies of the Past

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