Burning Spear – Burning Year

This day (March 1st, 1945), in Saint Ann, Jamaica, is born Winston Rodney a.k.a. Burning Spear, a Jamaican roots reggae singer.

Burning Spear’s ‘Marcus Garvey’

Burning Spear’s ‘Marcus Garvey’ is his third album named after the Jamaican National Hero and Rastafari movement prophet and released on December 12, 1975.

The Wailers”Burnin”

The Wailers”Burnin” is their fourth album featuring Bob Marley, Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer and released on October 19, 1973.

Peter Tosh – Legalize Pete

This day (September 11, 1987), in Jamaica, died Winston Hubert McIntosh a.k.a Peter Tosh, a Jamaican reggae musician.

Bob Marley’s “Uprising”

Bob Marley’s “Uprising” is the final studio album released ( on June 10, 1980) during his lifetime and recorded with the Wailers.

Sly Dunbar – Sly from the Dunbar Family

This day (May 10, 1952), in Kingston, Jamaica, is born Lowell ‘Sly’ Fillmore Dunbar a.k.a Sly Dunbar, a drummer usually orking together with bassist Robbie Shakespeare.