Jah Itagaki's REGGAE LIFE
   This Day in Reggae
and Nubian, Rasta, herb and related history

 March 29
1968: DJ Daddy Screw (Michael Johnson) is born in Kingston, Jamaica.
1992: U.S. Democratic presidential front-runner Bill Clinton acknowledged experimenting with marijuana "a time or two" while attending Oxford University, adding, "I didn't inhale and I didn't try it again."

 March 30
1945: Dwight "Brhther Dee" Pinkney [Sharks/Zap Pow/Roots Radics; guitar] is born in Manchester, Jamaica.
1945: Eric Clapton (Eric Patrick Clapp) is born in Ripley, Surrey, England.
1965: Singer Little John is born in Kingston, Jamaica.

 March 31
1968: Mad Cobra (Ewart Everton Brown) is born in Kingston, Jamaica. (some say 1970)
1983: "Electric Avenue" single by Eddy Grant is released.
1984: "Red Red Wine" by UB40 peaks at #34 on the Billboard pop singles chart.
1992: Bob Marley & The Wailers' compilation album "Legend" [Island] is certified Multi (3.0) Platinum by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America).
2003: Sean Paul's album "Dutty Rock" [Atlantic] is certified Platinum by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America).

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