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Count Lasher

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Count Lasher

Count Lasher has been played on NTS in shows including guests, featured first on 14 July 2019. Songs played include Cinemascope.

Count Lasher (Terence Parkins) was most likely Mento's greatest single talent. He was one of mento's very best vocalists (along with Harold Richardson) and one of its very best writers (along with Everard Williams). Lasher was equally at home recording in the rural and urban mento styles, just as he was recording original compositions as well as old Jamaican mento/folk songs.

He was Jamaica's biggest golden age mento star, full of talent and charisma. His popularity was only rivaled by the cross-over fame of Lord Flea….

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Cinemascope
Count Lasher, Charlie Binger & His Calypsonians
Trojan Records2006
Cinemascope
Count Lasher, Charlie Binger & His CalypsoniansTrojan Records2006
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