Synonyms for yellowman or Related words with yellowman
Examples of "yellowman"
By the mid-1990s however,
released socially conscious material, rising to international fame along with singers such as Buju Banton.
became the island's most popular deejay. During the early 1980s,
had over 40 singles and produced up to five albums per year.
(born 1956) is a Jamaican reggae and dancehall deejay.
(born Winston Foster, 15 January 1956) is a Jamaican reggae and dancehall deejay, also known as King
. He was popular in Jamaica in the 1980s, coming to prominence with a series of singles that established his reputation.
Professor Nuts has been influenced by Josey Wales, Charlie Chaplin and
"Remix For P is Free" contains a sample from the
is a chewy toffee-textured honeycomb produced in Northern Ireland.
His first album release was in 1982 entitled "Mister
" followed by "Zungguzungguguzungguzeng" in 1983 earning instant success. Yellowman's sexually explicit lyrics in popular songs such as "Them a Mad Over Me" boasted of his sexual prowess, like those of other reggae singers/deejays, earned
criticism in the mid-1980s.
appeared in "Jamaican Dancehall Volcano Hi-power 1983" which featured other major dancehall musicians such as Massive Dread, Josey Wales, Burro Banton and Eek-A-Mouse.
Corrie "Al Beeno" Moody also known as "Prince
" (and not to be confused with (Winston "King
" Foster) is a young reggae dancehall deejay musician who was born in Kingston, Jamaica. He later moved to Toronto, Ontario, Canada. His catchy lyrical styles (mixed with hip hop urban beats, also known as ragga) with fast beats earned him the nickname 'Prince
'. He is albinistic, hence the nickname "Al Beeno." By some he is considered as the next generation following popular Dancehall artist King
who became popular during the early 1980s throughout the 1990s. As a parallel to King
, Al Beeno managed to use his rare skin condition in order to gain fame.
is a crunchy golden confectionery and looks a bit like honeycomb. It is mainly sold at fairs and markets.
and Fathead were reunited in 1984 for the "Showdown vol. 5" album, split between the duo and Purpleman.
Reggae acts Pato Banton, Toots Hibbert, The Maytals, Inner Circle, The Wailers, Aswad, and
The Jamaican reggae artist
covered many songs by Domino, including "Be My Guest" and "Blueberry Hill".
is a play written by Dael Orlandersmith. It was the 2002 Pulitzer Prize finalist for drama.
In 1981, King Mellow Yellow began recording his first album. It released one year later in 1982 in Jamaica on the Jamrock label. Later that year, he released "King Mellow Yellow Meet
", a clash album with another albino DJ
A unique speciality to Northern Ireland is
is a chewy toffee-textured honeycomb and is sold in non-standard blocks and chips and is associated with the Ould Lammas Fair in Ballycastle, County Antrim, where it is sold along with other confectionery and often dulse.
Rainford was murdered in Florida, United States on 22 December 1988, dying from a gunshot wound. During an interview with Winston Foster (
) carried out by Steve Day in Brighton, England on 4 November 2009,
confirmed that Fathead (Vernon Rainford) was actively involved in the Miami drug trade. It was this involvement that would lead to his death.
Purpleman, aka Peter Yellow (born as Anthony Jones 4 January 1962, Waterhouse District, Kingston, Jamaica) is a Jamaican Dancehall deejay. Being one of three albino deejays in the 1980s (
, Purpleman, and King Mellow Yellow), he often called himself
, and even released an album as him.
" premiered Off-Broadway at the Manhattan Theatre Club in October 2002 and was commissioned by McCarter Theatre in Princeton, New Jersey. Orlandersmith won the 2003 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize for "
", and was a finalist for the 2002 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The two main characters in the play, Alma, a dark skinned middle aged woman, and Eugene, a light skinned middle aged man live in Coastal South Carolina in the Gullah region. "
" focuses on the issue of colorism in the black community through the character's love story.
was diagnosed with skin cancer, and was initially told that he only had three more years to live. However, this prognosis proved to be inaccurate, and after several surgeries
was able to continue his career. The cancer went into apparent remission during this time. In 1986 it was diagnosed that the cancer had spread to his jaw;
underwent very invasive jaw surgery to remove a malignant tumor. This surgery permanently disfigured Yellowman's face, as a large portion of the left side of his lower jaw had to be removed to successfully remove the tumor.
This song uses elements of the Stalag riddim and also begins with a sample from reggae artist Yellowman's song Mister Chin on the album Mister
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