Radio Schedule Explore Infinite Mixtapes Recently Added NTS Picks Residents Guests Series Events Video News Shop Work In Progress About Newsletter Careers Chat
Live now

Live on 1

1
Play

Live on 2

2
Play

Live on 1

Live on 2

Lee Perry

Lee Scratch Perry London

Lee Perry

Lee Perry has been played over 80 times on NTS, first on 13 November 2012. Lee Perry's music has been featured on 77 episodes.

Best known by his nickname Lee 'Scratch' Perry.

Born on Mar 20, 1936 in St. Mary's, Jamaica.

First called "Little" Perry, in reference to his height of 4'11" (1.5m), he was a major founder of Reggae and Dub. First working with ska, he cut his first record in 1959. From then, he worked with a variety of musicians and producers, not always on the best of terms. His first record on his own Upsetter label was entitled "People Funny Boy," and…

tracks
MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Chim Cherie Rock
Diggory Kenrick, Lee Perry
Pressure Sounds2015
Chim Cherie Rock
Diggory Kenrick, Lee PerryPressure Sounds2015
Discogs
City Too Hot
Lee 'Scratch' Perry
Mojo Magazine, Trojan Records2003
City Too Hot
Lee 'Scratch' PerryMojo Magazine, Trojan Records2003
Discogs
1000 Can Die
King Ayisoba feat. Lee "Scratch" Perry, M3nsa
Glitterbeat2017
1000 Can Die
King Ayisoba feat. Lee "Scratch" Perry, M3nsaGlitterbeat2017
Discogs
Alien In Out A Space
Lee Perry, Mad Professor
Ariwa1995
Alien In Out A Space
Lee Perry, Mad ProfessorAriwa1995
Discogs
Rainy Night Dub
King Tubby, Lee Perry
Shanachie1997
Rainy Night Dub
King Tubby, Lee PerryShanachie1997
Discogs
Soul Fire
Lee Perry
Upsetter1978
Soul Fire
Lee PerryUpsetter1978
Discogs
Jungle Lion
Lee Perry
Justice League1973
Jungle Lion
Lee PerryJustice League1973
Discogs
Disco Devil
Lee Perry, The Full Experiences
Upsetter1977
Disco Devil
Lee Perry, The Full ExperiencesUpsetter1977
Discogs
Station Underground News
Lee 'Scratch' Perry
Secret Films2003
Station Underground News
Lee 'Scratch' PerrySecret Films2003
Discogs
Kentucky Skank
Lee 'Scratch' Perry
Mojo Magazine, Trojan Records2003
Kentucky Skank
Lee 'Scratch' PerryMojo Magazine, Trojan Records2003
Discogs
MORE TRACKS
VIEW TRACKLIST