- 5 years ago
Playing tracks by
Black Uhuru and Prince Jammy.
Various tracks from the legendary reggae group Blach Uhru.
"Black Uhuru are a Jamaican reggae group formed in 1972, initially as Uhuru (Swahili for 'freedom'). The group has undergone several line-up changes over the years, with Duckie Simpson always maintaining group control and ownership. Their album Anthem, featuring the hit single "What is Life?" won the first ever Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album in 1985.
Formed in the Waterhouse district of Kingston in 1972, initially called simply "Uhuru" (the Swahili word for freedom), with a line-up of Derrick "Duckie" Gong Simpson, founder and CEO, Garth Dennis,and lastly Don Carlos..."
Read the rest of the article at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Uhuru