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Hortense Ellis

Hortense Ellis has been played on NTS over 20 times, featured on 25 episodes and was first played on 30 November 2014.

Hortense Mahalia Ellis was born 18th April 1941 in Trench Town, Jamaica, the younger sister of the late reggae superstar Alton Ellis. Her first break came in 1960 by appearing on Vere John's Opportunity Hour - and being repeatedly invited back. In the early 60's Hortense toured Jamaica with Byron Lee & The Dragonaires while honing her skills in the studio with producers such as Ken Lack and Clement "Coxsone" Dodd. Around this time she was also recording duets with male artists such…

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Baby Come Back To Me
Johnny Clarke, Hortense Ellis
Third World1979
Baby Come Back To Me
Johnny Clarke, Hortense EllisThird World1979
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People Make The World Go Round
Hortense Ellis
Studio One1990
People Make The World Go Round
Hortense EllisStudio One1990
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Secretly
Hortense Ellis
Studio One1974
Secretly
Hortense EllisStudio One1974
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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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Breakfast In Bed
Hortense Ellis
Heartbeat Records2006
Breakfast In Bed
Hortense EllisHeartbeat Records2006
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Unexpected Places
Hortense Ellis
Gussie 761976
Unexpected Places
Hortense EllisGussie 761976
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I'm Just A Girl
Hortense Ellis
Soul Jazz Records2005
I'm Just A Girl
Hortense EllisSoul Jazz Records2005
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Midnight
Hortense Ellis
RDM Edition2018
Midnight
Hortense EllisRDM Edition2018
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Willow Tree
Hortense Ellis
Studio One1990
Willow Tree
Hortense EllisStudio One1990
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Cry Together
Hortense Ellis
Studio One1990
Cry Together
Hortense EllisStudio One1990
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