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Ken Parker

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Ken Parker

Ken Parker has been played on NTS shows including Carolina Soul, with How Strong first played on 26 March 2013.

Jamaican singer Ken Parker was born around 1948 (there is some confusion as to his birth year), growing up in Savannah-La-Mar in the Westmoreland Parrish area of Jamaica, where his father was a preacher. Parker was exposed early to the effects of gospel music, and he drew on gospel inflections in his vocals throughout his whole career. His first group was The Blues Benders, formed in 1965, but by 1967 he was a solo act, recording sides for most of the big Jamaican producers of…

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How Strong
Ken Parker
Coxsone Records1967
How Strong
Ken ParkerCoxsone Records1967
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A Change Is Gonna Come
Ken Parker, Bobby Aitken & The Carib Beats
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A Change Is Gonna Come
Ken Parker, Bobby Aitken & The Carib BeatsJackpot0
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