Music from Jamaica – Toots & the Maytals

Toots and the Maytals, originally called simply The Maytals, are a Jamaican musical group and one of the best known ska and reggae vocal groups. According to Sandra Brennan at Allmusic, “The Maytals were key figures in reggae music. Formed in the early 1960s when ska was hot, the Maytals had a reputation for having strong, well-blended voices and a seldom-rivaled passion for their music. Frontman Hibbert’s soulful style led him to be compared toOtis Redding”. Here ist their song “jamaica Ska”

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  1. Pingback: Funky Kingston. Toots and the Maytals concert! « just for the records ~another 365 project

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