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Alton Ellis

Alton Ellis

Alton ellis was a Jamaican singer and songwriter known as the "Godfather of Rocksteady." Emerging in the 1960s, Ellis played a pivotal role in shaping Jamaica's music landscape. His smooth yet powerful voice, combined with heartfelt lyrics, propelled hits like "Rocksteady," "I'm Still in Love with You," and "You Make Me So Very Happy." Ellis's influence extended beyond Jamaica, impacting the global reggae and ska scenes. His soulful vocals and enduring contributions solidify his legacy as a legend of Jamaican music. Ellis passed away on October 10, 2008, but his music continues to inspire generations worldwide.

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