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Baba Brooks

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Baba Brooks

Baba Brooks has been played on NTS shows including Dark Sky, with Teenage Ska first played on 17 March 2015.

Oswald Baba Brooks started his musical career as a trumpet player with the Eric Dean Orchestra in Jamaica in the 1950's. The Jamaican bands played mostly Folk, Afro, Jazz, they played at clubs, big hotels and sometimes on local radio. This was an exciting scene at the time but began to die out towards the end of the fifties.

Band members began to move into the recording studios in Kingston that were emerging at the time with the advent of the Sound Systems. The records…

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Hard Man Fe Dead
Prince Buster feat. Baba Brooks
Blue Beat1967
Hard Man Fe Dead
Prince Buster feat. Baba BrooksBlue Beat1967
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