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Jackie Opel

Jackie Opel has been played over 10 times on NTS, first on 9 February 2014. Jackie Opel's music has been featured on 11 episodes.

Born Dalton Sinclair Bishop in Bridgetown, Barbados, Jackie Opel (1938–1970) possessed a rich, powerful voice with a six-octave range. He was known as the Jackie Wilson of Jamaica, and was a gifted dancer.

In the early 1960s, he was discovered by Byron Lee, the band master of the Dragonaires, who brought him to Jamaica. There, he started performing with the Skatalites as one of their lead singers. He recorded as a solo artist first on Coxsone Dodd's Studio One label, and afterwards…

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Old Rocking Chair
Jackie Opel
Studio One2013
Old Rocking Chair
Jackie OpelStudio One2013
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Tears From My Eyes
Jackie Opel
Top Deck Records0
Tears From My Eyes
Jackie OpelTop Deck Records0
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I Am What I Am
Jackie Opel
Rio1967
I Am What I Am
Jackie OpelRio1967
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Say Say Business
Jackie Opel
Studio One1964
Say Say Business
Jackie OpelStudio One1964
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Go Away
Jackie Opel
Studio One1970
Go Away
Jackie OpelStudio One1970
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I'll Get Along
Jackie Opel
Studio One1964
I'll Get Along
Jackie OpelStudio One1964
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The Lord Is With Me
Jackie Opel
Rolando & Powie1965
The Lord Is With Me
Jackie OpelRolando & Powie1965
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Done With A Friend
Jackie Opel
Studio One0
Done With A Friend
Jackie OpelStudio One0
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TV In Jamaica
Jackie Opel
Jump Up1963
TV In Jamaica
Jackie OpelJump Up1963
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Cock Mouth (Kill Cock)
Jackie Opel
Studio One0
Cock Mouth (Kill Cock)
Jackie OpelStudio One0
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