Desmond Dekker
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1941-07-16
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Desmond Dekker (16 July 1941 – 25 May 2006) was a Jamaican ska, rocksteady and reggae singer-songwriter and musician. Together with his backing group the Aces (consisting of Wilson James and Easton Barrington Howard), he had one of the earliest ...

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Biography

Desmond Dekker (16 July 1941 – 25 May 2006) was a Jamaican ska, rocksteady and reggae singer-songwriter and musician. Together with his backing group the Aces (consisting of Wilson James and Easton Barrington Howard), he had one of the earliest international reggae hits with "Israelites" (1968). Other hits include "007 (Shanty Town)" (1967), "It Mek" (1969) and "You Can Get It If You Really Want" (1970).

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The Aces & Desmond Dekker
It Mek
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It Mek It Mek It Mek It Mek
Desmond Dekker
007 (Shanty Town)
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007 (Shanty Town) 007 (Shanty Town) 007 (Shanty Town) 007 (Shanty Town)
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Rude Boy Train
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Rude Boy Train Rude Boy Train Rude Boy Train Rude Boy Train
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You Can Get It
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You Can Get It You Can Get It You Can Get It You Can Get It
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What A Revenge
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What A Revenge What A Revenge What A Revenge What A Revenge
Desmond Dekker
Honour Your Mother & Your Father
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Honour Your Mother & Your Father Honour Your Mother & Your Father Honour Your Mother & Your Father Honour Your Mother & Your Father
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Biography

Desmond Dekker (16 July 1941 – 25 May 2006) was a Jamaican ska, rocksteady and reggae singer-songwriter and musician. Together with his backing group the Aces (consisting of Wilson James and Easton Barrington Howard), he had one of the earliest international reggae hits with "Israelites" (1968). Other hits include "007 (Shanty Town)" (1967), "It Mek" (1969) and "You Can Get It If You Really Want" (1970).

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