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Reggae 101: ALTON ELLIS

Alton Ellis undeniably laid the foundation for the contemporary roots reggae music we know and love today.  He also completely changed the landscape of Jamaican music across the globe in the late 1960’s.  Ellis did all of this with one song and one album.  The album: appropriately titled “Mr. Soul of Jamaica.” The song: eponymously … Continue reading