Monday, May 29, 2006

Desmond Dekker, R.I.P.

Reggae great, Desmond Dekker died in London this past weekend.

Singer of that wonderful 1968 hit, The Israelites, Dekker was 64 and survived by a son and daughter.

Among his other hits were the stark 007 (Shanty Town), and Rude Boy Train.

He will be missed.

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