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Reggae icon Dennis Brown receives Jamaica’s Order of Distinction

Posted by on Oct 17, 2011 in Blog, Dennis Brown, Jamaican Music | 0 comments

Reggae icon Dennis Brown receives Jamaica’s Order of Distinction

"Dennis Emmanuel Brown ... I would have to say ... joy." ~ Damien Marley Reggae music icon, Dennis Brown, was recognized by the Jamaican Government today, on National Heroes Day, for his outstanding musical achievements. The Order of Distinction, Commander Class, was bestowed posthumously on Dennis Emmanuel Brown, who was dubbed the "Crown Prince of Reggae" by none other than Bob Marley. Marley was always adamant that Dennis Brown was the best reggae singer in the world, and his favorite. It's about damn time, I say!! And what a PERFECT description by Damien Marley. "Joy" is exactly the...

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International Reggae Day | July 1st | Honoring Dennis Brown!

Posted by on Jul 1, 2010 in Blog, Dennis Brown, Festivals/Events, Jamaican Music | 1 comment

International Reggae Day | July 1st | Honoring Dennis Brown!

"If you're not loving someone, you're wasting your time." ~ Dennis Brown Dennis Brown (February 1, 1957 – July 1, 1999) could sing the telephone directory to me and I would enjoy every moment of it. :yes: His was the sweetest, sexiest, most soulful voice of reggae music! For good reason Bob Marley called Dennis Brown his favorite singer. And look at that beautiful smile - irresistible!! Only wish I'd had the opportunity to see him perform in person. Gone too soon... but the most wonderful thing is that he left us with hundreds and hundreds of albums to enjoy in his absence... until we meet...

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Dennis Brown: The ‘Crown Prince’ of Reggae

Posted by on Apr 25, 2010 in Blog, Dennis Brown, Jamaican Music | 0 comments

Dennis Brown: The ‘Crown Prince’ of Reggae

I fell in love with Dennis Brown's voice LONG AGO and never grow tired of listening to him. He ALWAYS brightens my day. Nice article below from NPR & be sure to have a listen to the video. It's an old favorite of mine & you rarely hear this sweet one! Mmmmmm hmmmmm... I'm in love! Gone too soon but he left us with so much of his music to enjoy. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Dennis Brown: The "Crown Prince" of Reggae by Christopher Johnson, April 26, 2010 "If they say that Bob Marley is the king of reggae music, then Dennis Brown is the crown prince." That's high praise coming from the king's...

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