Loading player…

We’re currently migrating data (including scrobbles) to our new site and to minimise data disruption, we’ve temporarily suspended some functionality. Rest assured, we’re re-activating features one-by-one as soon as each data migration completes. Keep an eye on progress here.

  1. Jackie Mittoo (Donat Roy Mittoo, Browns Town, Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica, 3 March 1948 — Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 16 December 1990) was a Jamaican…

  2. Tommy McCook (3 March 1927 – 5 May 1998) was a Jamaican saxophonist. A founding member of The Skatalites, he also directed The Supersonics for…

  3. Don Drummond (March 12, 1932 - May 6, 1969) was a huge part in the creative genius that is The Skatalites. Drummond was an amazing trombone…

  4. Lord Creator (born Kentrick Patrick around 1940, in San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago) is a ska artist. He started as a calypso singer under the…

  5. Hepcat are a third wave ska band formed in southern California in 1989.

    Their soulful harmonies and mellow rhythms were unlike those of…

  6. Ernest Ranglin (born June 19, 1932) is a famous Jamaican guitarist.

    As a child, Ranglin played ukulele, then guitar in his teen years. Charlie…

  7. Three groups have recorded under the name "The Paragons".

    1) The Paragons was an influential rocksteady band from Kingston, Jamaica, operating…

  8. Prince Buster (born Cecil Bustamente Campbell in Kingston, Jamaica, May 24, 1938) is a Jamaican singer, songwriter and producer. He also has the…

  9. The Skatalites are a Jamaican music group that played a major role in popularising ska, the first truly Jamaican music created by fusing…

  10. Oswald Baba Brooks started his musical career as a trumpet player with the Eric Dean Orchestra in Jamaica in the 1950's. The Jamaican bands…

Features

API Calls