Alton Ellis

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    Cry Not for MeAlton Ellis
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    Play It Cool (aka "Rock On Time")Alton Ellis
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    You Are MineAlton Ellis
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    Duke of EarlAlton Ellis
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    I Am Still In Love with YouAlton Ellis
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        One of the first vocalists to enter the Jamaican music business, Alton Ellis was generally revered as the greatest and most soulful singer the country ever produced -- that is, until Bob Marley came along. Ellis had his first hit during the ska craze, but made his true lasting mark as the definitive solo singer of the rocksteady era. Sweet, smooth, and deeply emotive, Ellis was equally at home on Jamaican originals or reggae-fied covers of American R&B hits. He cut a series of s... Read more

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