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Alton Ellis

Alton Ellis has been played over 90 times on NTS, first on 25 January 2013. Alton Ellis's music has been featured on 91 episodes.

Alton Nehemiah Ellis OD (1 September 1938 – 10 October 2008) was a Jamaican singer and songwriter. One of the innovators of rocksteady who was given the informal title "Godfather of Rocksteady". In 2004, Alton Ellis was awarded the Order of Distinction by the Jamaican government in recognition of his achievements. In 2006, he was inducted into the International Reggae And World Music Awards Hall Of Fame.

Born in Trenchtown, Kingston, Jamaica, Alton Ellis was raised within a musical family and…

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Black Man's World (aka Black Man, White Man)
Alton Ellis
Trojan Records, Sanctuary Records2004
Black Man's World (aka Black Man, White Man)
Alton EllisTrojan Records, Sanctuary Records2004
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What Does It Take To Win Your Love
Alton Ellis, Tommy McCook & The Supersonics
Treasure Isle1970
What Does It Take To Win Your Love
Alton Ellis, Tommy McCook & The SupersonicsTreasure Isle1970
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Blackman's Word
Alton Ellis
Treasure Isle0
Blackman's Word
Alton EllisTreasure Isle0
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You'Ve Made Me So Very Happy
Alton Ellis, Aspo
Belleville International2003
You'Ve Made Me So Very Happy
Alton Ellis, AspoBelleville International2003
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If I Could Rule The World
Alton Ellis
High Note2014
If I Could Rule The World
Alton EllisHigh Note2014
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If I Could Rule The World
Alton Ellis
Studio One, Treasure Isle0
If I Could Rule The World
Alton EllisStudio One, Treasure Isle0
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I'm Just A Guy
Alton Ellis
Studio One0
I'm Just A Guy
Alton EllisStudio One0
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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do
Hortense Ellis, Alton Ellis
Studio One1990
Breaking Up Is Hard To Do
Hortense Ellis, Alton EllisStudio One1990
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African Descendants
Alton Ellis
Coxsone Records0
African Descendants
Alton EllisCoxsone Records0
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Revelution Rock
Big Youth feat. Alton Ellis, Dennis Brown, Little Youth, Prince Buster All Stars, The
Prince Buster2007
Revelution Rock
Big Youth feat. Alton Ellis, Dennis Brown, Little Youth, Prince Buster All Stars, ThePrince Buster2007
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