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Bobby Ellis

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Bobby Ellis

Bobby Ellis has been played on NTS in shows including The Trilogy Tapes, featured first on 4 September 2014. Songs played include Step Softly, Shank I Sheck and Mr. Ellis.

Bobby Ellis (2 July 1932 ─ 18 October 2016) was a Jamaican trumpet player. He worked with many reggae artists including Peter Tosh, Burning Spear and The Revolutionaries.

Born in Kingston, Bobby Ellis attended the Alpha Boys School which is famous for its musical alumni. While at this school Ellis received tuition on the trumpet and flugelhorn. The school's music curriculum consisted of marches, waltzes and classical pieces which gave Ellis an extensive knowledge of timing,…

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Step Softly
Bobby Ellis
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Step Softly
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Shank I Sheck
Bobby Ellis
High Note1978
Shank I Sheck
Bobby EllisHigh Note1978
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Mr. Ellis
Bobby Ellis
Fe-Me-Time1974
Mr. Ellis
Bobby EllisFe-Me-Time1974
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Walk The Streets
Derrick Harriott, Bobby Ellis
Not On Label1967
Walk The Streets
Derrick Harriott, Bobby EllisNot On Label1967
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