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  1. First-class honour for Third World singer - EntertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Jamaica Observer

    ... Order of Distinction officer class. Isaacs died in October 2010. Chris Chin, president of VP Records, dub poet Mutabaruka, and sculptors Cecil Cooper and Basil Watson have been awarded the Order of Distinction (OD), Commander class. 1. We welcome ...

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  2. The best of upcoming eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | The Gleaner

    ... nkofa, PruffRock and Scruffmouth from Canada, Yasus Afari, Onesty, Yeza Rebel and D'Maverick. Special tributes to Mutabaruka, Professor Mervyn Morris, Kamau Brathwaite and June Jordan. Workshops 10 a.am-2 p.m. Showtime: 7 p.m.

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  3. a Mutaa to get laudedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | Jamaica Observer

    DUB poet and radio personality Mutabaruka will be one of several people honoured at the Jamaica Poetry Festival scheduled for the Louise Bennett Garden Theatre in St Andrew, on August 14. Festival organiser, Yasus Afari said the tribute to the dub poet was a fitting one, due to his contribution to the arts over the years. "He has been a principal person, not only in this event but he is also very instrumental in Poetry in Motion for the last 13 years.

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  4. Road to be renamed after Jack RubyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Gleaner

    ... in Ruby's honour that featured performances from Tony Rebel, General Trees, Bongo Herman, Queen Ifrica and Mutabaruka. Jack Ruby played instrumental roles in the careers of Burning Spear, Ken Boothe, Josey Wales, Big Youth and many others. He ran ...

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  5. Integrating music and writingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Gleaner

    ... talk on his life and artistic work and poet Tanya Shirley delivered from her delightful work. Last week it was Mutabaruka, talking about the business of reggae poetry. Still, although there is the obvious overlap between Jamaican popular music and ...

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  6. Integrating music and writingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | The Gleaner

    ... talk on his life and artistic work and poet Tanya Shirley delivered from her delightful work. Last week it was Mutabaruka, talking about the business of reggae poetry. Still, although there is the obvious overlap between Jamaican popular music and ...

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  7. Poet on purpose - Linton Kwesi Johnson reflects on writing beginningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | The Gleaner

    ... performance in Jamaica", Dermot Hussey, Elise Kelly of IRIE FM (who Johnson said he has heard play his music) and Mutabaruka (who has LKJ on his radio programme, "even if it is to ridicule me"). LKJ established his multiple roles from the outset. In ...

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  8. Adele says 'Hello', Ja answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... popular music is rife with covers, including many of the songs that we now consider gems of our creativity. Mutabaruka once compared the rocksteady era to dancehall, in terms of lyrical originality, with rocksteady coming up on the short end of the ...

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  9. Buli Ratu's musical voyage to the USRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2015 | Fiji Times

    ... artistes featured on Buli's first international release titled, Lagilagi, was world famous Rastafarian dub poet, Mutabaruka. The Jamaican-born artiste is hallowed in reggae music circles and has worked alongside greats such as Jimmy Cliff, Sugar ...

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  10. Rastafari Rootz Fest to light up NegrilRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... for the festival gets into high gear tonight with Ganja Music Sound System Salute featuring Gabre Selassie, Mutabaruka's Blakk Music, Gari I of Jah Love and DJ Jesse. It will also feature performances by Tarrus Riley, Bushman and Jah Bouks, hosted ...

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