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U-Roy

U-Roy has been played over 80 times on NTS, first on 1 June 2013. U-Roy's music has been featured on 54 episodes.

U-Roy (born Ewart Beckford September 21, 1942 - died February 17, 2021) was a Jamaican musician also known as The Originator and Hugh Roy. He was born in Jones Town, Jamaica.

U-Roy's musical career began in 1961 when he began DJing at various sound systems, eventually working with King Tubby. Tubby was then experimenting with his equipment, in the process of inventing dub music. With U-Roy as his most prominent DJ, King Tubby's new sound became extraordinarily popular and U-Roy became a Jamaican celebrity….

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Natty Rebel
U-Roy
Virgin1976
Natty Rebel
U-RoyVirgin1976
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Tom Drunk
Hopeton Lewis, Hugh Roy, Tommy McCook & The Supersonics
Treasure Isle1971
Tom Drunk
Hopeton Lewis, Hugh Roy, Tommy McCook & The SupersonicsTreasure Isle1971
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Wear You To The Ball
U-Roy, Tommy McCook & The Supersonics
Treasure Isle0
Wear You To The Ball
U-Roy, Tommy McCook & The SupersonicsTreasure Isle0
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Small Axe
U-Roy The Rasta Ambassador
TR International, The Front Line1977
Small Axe
U-Roy The Rasta AmbassadorTR International, The Front Line1977
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Come Home Little Girl
U-Roy
Virgin1977
Come Home Little Girl
U-RoyVirgin1977
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King Tubby's Skank
U Roy
Jackpot0
King Tubby's Skank
U RoyJackpot0
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Gorgon Wise
U-Roy
Celluloid1976
Gorgon Wise
U-RoyCelluloid1976
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Chalice In The Palace
U-Roy
TR International1975
Chalice In The Palace
U-RoyTR International1975
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Have Mercy
U-Roy
Virgin1976
Have Mercy
U-RoyVirgin1976
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Dynamic Fashion Way
U-Roy
Nascente2001
Dynamic Fashion Way
U-RoyNascente2001
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