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Alton Nehemiah Ellis OD (1 September 1938 – 10 October 2008) was a Jamaican singer and songwriter. One of the innovators of rocksteady who was given the informal title "Godfather of Rocksteady". In 2004, Alton Ellis was awarded the Order of Distinction by the Jamaican government in recognition of his achievements. In 2006, he was inducted into the International Reggae And World Music Awards Hall Of Fame.

Born in Trenchtown, Kingston, Jamaica, Alton Ellis was raised within a musical family and… read more

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    Вечная мелодия души
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    Master of soulful vocal!
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    Lo máximo <3
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    Wonderful
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    RIP Alton.
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    Marvin Gaye of Jamaica <3
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    The Sam Cooke of rock steady. [2]
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    Baby I love you
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    Percy sledge, warm & tender love.
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    i lalalala love you!!!

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