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Cecil Williams Agustus Melville MP
(1909 - 1961)
"Jamaica, Civil Registration, 1880-1999", index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 17 March 2015), Matthew Melville in entry for Cecil Williams Agustus Melville, 1909.
Esther Beckford was the midw...
Carmen Mercedes McRae
(1920 - 1994)
Carmen Mercedes McRae (April 8, 1920 – November 10, 1994) was an American jazz singer, composer, pianist, and actress. Considered one of the most influential jazz vocalists of the 20th century...
Ewart Beckford OD (born 21 September 1942), known by the stage name U-Roy, is a Jamaican vocalist and pioneer of toasting. U-Roy is noted for a melodic style of toasting applied with a highly d...
(1935 - 2001)
"Easy", "Snappin'", "Theo"
Theophilus Beckford (1935 – 19 February 2001) was a Jamaican pianist and one of the pioneers of Jamaican popular music during the transition from rhythm 'n' blues to Jamaican ska.
Grace Jones MP
Grace Jones (born 19 May 1948) is a Jamaican-American singer, model and actress.
Grace Jones (born May 19, 1952) is a Jamaican-American singer, model and actress. Jones started out as a model and bec...
Gilbert Scott-Heron MP
(1949 - 2011)
Official website for I'm New Here by Gil Scott-Heron
via The DISH online at www.thedish.org Vol. 12 No 13...Dedicated to the Dialogue on Race... 03-29-09
Born April 1, 1949 in Chicago, Illinois, Gi...
Harry Belafonte MP
"Jamaica Farewell" (original version on Youtube) - Harry Belafonte
Harry Belafonte - A Site of Sites
Harry Belafonte at Wikipedia
Harry Belafonte AKA Harold George Belafonte at nndb