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King Stitt

King Stitt has been played on NTS in shows including Bokeh Versions, featured first on 5 August 2014. Songs played include Fire Corner, King Of Kings and Vigarton 2.

King Stitt, born Winston Cooper or Winston Sparkes (1939-2012) was a Jamaican DJ.

King Stitt was the oldest living Jamaican deejay. Sparkes was given the nickname Stitt as a boy and decided to use it as his stage name, becoming King Stitt when he was crowned 'king of the deejays'.[citation needed] He began deejaying on Coxsone Dodd's Sir Coxsone's Downbeat Sound System in 1956 or 1957, influenced by American DJs heard on radio broadcasts from Miami and…

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Fire Corner
King Stitt
New Beat Records1969
Fire Corner
King StittNew Beat Records1969
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King Of Kings
King Stitt
Clan Disc1970
King Of Kings
King StittClan Disc1970
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Vigarton 2
King Stitt
Clan Disc1969
Vigarton 2
King StittClan Disc1969
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Soul Language
King Stitt
Trojan Records, Clan Disc1969
Soul Language
King StittTrojan Records, Clan Disc1969
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