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Hog In A Minty
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Turbo Charge
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Ram Up The Dance
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Down In The Ghetto
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Gimme Some A Your Something

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b. Glen Augustus Holness, 1957, August Town, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies, d. 24 June 1991, Brooklyn, New York, USA. As computerized rhythms became popular in Jamaica, Nitty Gritty rose to fame alongside Tenor Saw, King Kong and Anthony Red Rose. The latter's vocal delivery was similar in style to Nitty Gritty's own gospel-tinged wail. The second eldest of 11 children of church-going parents, he trained as an electrician before forming the Soulites. He sang ‘Let The Power Fall... Read more

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