Lee "Scratch" Perry

  1. One Direction Gets Global Toy Deal With Hasbro; Lee 'Scratch' Perry Has His Own Figurine

    May 08, 2012 4:09 PM EDT Artists of all ages and genres are getting into the toy business, as near-polar opposites such as boy band One Direction and influential reggae and dub artist Lee "Scratch" Perry are both getting dolls. Simon Cowell's Record Label S ...

  2. Bruce White, British Reggae-Industry Trailblazer, Dead at 68

    November 15, 2011 5:28 PM EST Bruce White - a trailblazing manager, producer, record label founder, and overall pivotal figure in popularizing Jamaican music throughout the UK -- succumbed to the lung cancer he had battled for the past 15 months on November 10. Born in London ...

  3. Memorial Concerts Planned For Dodd

    May 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Reggae producer Clement "Coxsone" Dodd will be honored at a trio of tribute concerts in Jamaica later this month, organizers said yesterday (May 6). Reggae producer Clement "Coxsone" Dodd will be honored at a trio of tribute co ...

  4. Memorial Concerts Planned For Dodd

    May 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Reggae producer Clement "Coxsone" Dodd will be honored at a trio of tribute concerts in Jamaica later this month, organizers said yesterday (May 6). Reggae producer Clement "Coxsone" Dodd will be honored at a trio of tribute co ...

  5. Reggae Icon Coxsone Dodd Dies At 72

    May 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Producer and label operator Clement "Coxsone" Dodd, one of the great architects of reggae music, died of a heart attack yesterday (May 4) at his studio in Kingston, Jamaica. He was 72. Producer and label operator Clement "Coxsone&qu ...