This Day In Reggae
|1966:||Garnet Silk (Garnet Daymon Smith) is born in Brumalia, a small community in the town of Mandeville, Manchester, Jamaica.
|1971:||Deejay Rickey General (Ricard Anderson) is born in Kingston, Jamaica.
|1983:||Japanese singer Karukaya Makoto is born.
|1988:||Jammys 10th anniversary show at Cinema 1 in Kingston.
Freddie McGregor, John Holt, U Roy, Cocoa Tea, Half Pint, Leroy Smart, Lt. Stitchie, Admiral Bailey, Gregory Isaacs, Josey Wales, Sister Charmine, Tiger, Johnny Osbourne, Little Twitch, Junior Demus, Major Mackerel, June Ranks, Trevor Sparks, Beenie Man (as 3 The Hard Way), Flourgon, Anthony Malvo and others performed with bands Home T, Sagittarius, Studio One Band (for Freddie McGregor) and Steely & Clevie. The show started at 8:30 p.m. and continued till after 6 a.m.
|2004:||Tokyo-based rock steady band Rocking Time perform their last live show. Club Quattro, Shibuya, Tokyo.
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