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U-Roy

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U-Roy

U-Roy has been played over 20 times on NTS, first on 1 June 2013. U-Roy's music has been featured on 27 episodes.

U-Roy (born Ewart Beckford September 21, 1942) is 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. He recorded Dynamic Fashion Way,…

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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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Come Home Little Girl
U-Roy
Virgin1977
Come Home Little Girl
U-RoyVirgin1977
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Wake The Town
Hugh Roy
Duke Reid1970
Wake The Town
Hugh RoyDuke Reid1970
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Kunta Kinte
Mad Professor feat. Aisha, Black Steel, Earl 16, Jah Shaka, The Sane Inmates, Sister Audrey, U-Roy
Universal Egg, EFA1999
Kunta Kinte
Mad Professor feat. Aisha, Black Steel, Earl 16, Jah Shaka, The Sane Inmates, Sister Audrey, U-RoyUniversal Egg, EFA1999
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Wear You To The Ball
Hugh Roy, John Holt
Treasure Isle1970
Wear You To The Ball
Hugh Roy, John HoltTreasure Isle1970
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Everybody Bawling
U. Roy
Attack1974
Everybody Bawling
U. RoyAttack1974
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King Tubbys Special
U. Roy
Jackpot0
King Tubbys Special
U. RoyJackpot0
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Everybody Bawling
U. Roy
Attack1974
Everybody Bawling
U. RoyAttack1974
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Rootsman
U-Roy, François K
Deep Space Media2005
Rootsman
U-Roy, François KDeep Space Media2005
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Penny For Your Dub
U-Roy, The Charriot
Crystal Records1975
Penny For Your Dub
U-Roy, The CharriotCrystal Records1975
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