This show was 20th in the global reggae dancehall chart, 41st in the global dub chart and 82nd in the global reggae chart.
King Tubby 1941-1989. This year it's 30 years ago he was brutally murdered.
David Rodigan presented 'Roots Rockers' on Capital Radio for 11 years (1979-1990). When King Tubby was shot and killed on 6 February 1989, outside his home in Duhaney Park, Kingston, upon returning from a session at his Waterhouse studio, David Rodigan paid tribute on his Roots Rockers show @ Capital Radio. Five days later, his show on February 11 was a memorable tribute to the legendary dub wizzard King Tubby. On the show he phoned with King Jammy, whose emotional reaction made deep impression.