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

 January 30
1991: Maxi Priest's album "Bonafide" [Charisma] is certified Gold by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America).
1992: Shabba Ranks' album "As Raw As Ever" [Epic] is certified Gold by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America).
2001: Shaggy's album "Hot Shot" [MCA] is certified Multi (3.0) Platinum by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America).

 January 31
----: Mizuno Yuichi [Ska Flames; trumpet] is born.

 February 1
Black History Month begins.
----: Pam Hall is born.
1865: U.S. President Lincoln approves the 13th Amendment, abolishing slavery. (National Freedom Day)
1957: Dennis Brown (Dennis Emanuel Brown) is born in Kingston, Jamaica.
----: Miyazaki Kei [Ska Flames; guitar/bass] is born.
1967: C.J. Lewis is born.
1982: Senegal & Gambia form loose confederation (Senegambia)

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