Johnny Osbourne

Jamaican reggae singer. Born 1948
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Johnny Osbourne

Johnny Osbourne Biography (Wikipedia)

Johnny Osbourne (born Errol Osbourne, 1948) is one of the most popular Jamaican reggae and dancehall singers of all time, who rose to success in the late 1970s and mid-1980s. His album Truths and Rights was a roots reggae success, and featured "Jah Promise" and the album's title track, "Truths and Rights".

Johnny also enjoyed big hits with covers of U.S. soul tunes like Ready Or Not and Earth Wind and Fire's Reasons. In addition, he's had many songs with the phrase Rub A Dub in the title, the most acclaimed of these is To The Rub A Dub Session. Osbourne is also the most in-demand vocalist for dubplates due to the amount of dancehall classics he's had. This has resulted in the nickname Dancehall Godfather.

He is probably best known for his mid-1980s dancehall reggae hits "Buddy Bye" (based on King Jammy's Sleng Teng riddim), "Ice Cream Love" and "Water Pumping".

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Let Him Go
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Let Him Go
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Buddy Bye Bye
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Buddy Bye Bye
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Fally Rankin V.I.V.E.K Mix
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Fally Rankin V.I.V.E.K Mix
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Murderer / We Gonna Rock It Tonight (David Rodigan Dubplate)
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Murderer / We Gonna Rock It Tonight (David Rodigan Dubplate)
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Jah Promise (David Rodigan Dubplate)
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Jah Promise (David Rodigan Dubplate)
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Ice Cream Love
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Ice Cream Love
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Truth & Rights
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Truth & Rights
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Little Sound Boy
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Little Sound Boy
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Reasons
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Reasons
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Jah Promise
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Jah Promise
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Give A Little Love (Radio 1 Session, 15 Mar 1984)
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Give A Little Love (Radio 1 Session, 15 Mar 1984)
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Truth And Rights (Radio 1 Session, 15 Mar 1984)
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Truth And Rights (Radio 1 Session, 15 Mar 1984)
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Purify Your Heart
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Purify Your Heart
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Budda Bye 2014 (Vocal Mix) (feat. Johnny Osbourne)
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Budda Bye 2014 (Vocal Mix) (feat. Johnny Osbourne)
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DUB PLATES IN THE GHETTO
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DUB PLATES IN THE GHETTO
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Rock It Tonight
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Rock It Tonight
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Right Track
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Right Track
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What A La La
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What A La La
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Buddy Bye Dub
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Buddy Bye Dub
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Dubplate Playing
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Dubplate Playing
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See & Blind
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See & Blind
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Buddy Bye
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Buddy Bye
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BUDDY BYE (Seani Dub)
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BUDDY BYE (Seani Dub)
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On The Right Track
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On The Right Track
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Jah No Partial (Jstar Remix)
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Jah No Partial (Jstar Remix)
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Truths And Rights (Crown Dubplate Style)
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Truths And Rights (Crown Dubplate Style)
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