Dennis "Blackbeard" Bovell

Dennis "Blackbeard" Bovell

Top Songs

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Fall Babylon
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Strictly Dub
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Ah Weh
4
Ska-Be-Doo-Za
5
Mint Ah Music

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Biography

Born in Barbados in 1953, reggae guitarist Dennis Bovell (sometimes known simply as Blackbeard) was one of the key figures on the London reggae scene of the late '70s and early '80s, not only as a solo artist but also as a producer. The band Bovell co-founded in the mid-'70s, Matumbi, was one of England's first self-contained reggae bands, and also one of the best; in addition, Bovell released several albums of solo dub experiments, which often featured jazz-pop keyboardist Nick... Read more

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