Jamaican music stars born in 1947

Here are 7 famous musicians from Jamaica were born in 1947:

Bunny Wailer

Bunny Wailer (April 10, 1947 Kingston-) also known as Neville Livingston, Neville O'Riley Livingston, Neville "Bunny" Livingston, Bunny O'Riley, Bunny Livingston, Jah B or Neville Bunny Wailer Livingston is a Jamaican singer, songwriter and percussionist.

His albums include Hall of Fame: A Tribute to Bob Marley's 50th Anniversary, Struggle, Rootsman Skanking, Roots Radics Rockers Reggae, Liberation, Dubd'sco, Volume 1 & 2, Crucial! Roots Classics, Just Be Nice, Time Will Tell and Rule Dance Hall. Genres: Reggae, Roots reggae and Ska.

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Freddie McKay

Freddie McKay (January 1, 1947 Jamaica-November 19, 1986) a.k.a. Freddy McKay was a Jamaican singer.

His discography includes: Picture on the Wall and Doin' It Right. Genres he performed include Reggae.

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Max Romeo

Max Romeo (November 22, 1947 Saint Ann Parish-) otherwise known as Max Smith, Max Romero or Maxwell Smith is a Jamaican singer.

His discography includes: On the Beach, The Coming of Jah: Anthology 1967-76, Open the Iron Gate 1973 - 1977, Pray For Me, Selassie I Forever, Something Is Wrong, Far I - Captain of My Ship, Our Rights, Wet Dream / She's but a Little Girl and Perilous Time. Genres related to him: Reggae and Roots reggae.

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Dennis Alcapone

Dennis Alcapone (August 6, 1947 Clarendon Parish-) also known as Dennis Aleapone or Alcapone, Dennis is a Jamaican record producer.

Discography: Ba-Ba-Ri-Ba Skank, My Voice Is Insured for Half a Million Dollars, Universal Rockers and Forever Version. Genres he performed: Reggae and Dancehall.

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John Holt

John Holt (July 11, 1947 Kingston-October 19, 2014) also known as Holt, John or John Hold was a Jamaican singer.

His most well known albums: The Tide Is High, 3000 Volts of Holt, Red Green And Golden Hits, 16 Songs for Soulful Lovers, A Love I Can Feel, Greatest Hits, New Horizon, Police in Helicopter, The Prime of John Holt: 20 Massive Recordings From 1970-1976 and Ultimate Holt. Genres he performed: Reggae, Ska and Rocksteady.

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Jah Lloyd

Jah Lloyd (August 29, 1947 Jamaica-June 5, 1999) also known as Jah Lion was a Jamaican , .

His albums: Black Moses, The Humble One, Colombia Colly and The Secret Dub Life of The Flying Lizards. Genres he performed include Reggae.

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Hopeton Lewis

Hopeton Lewis (October 30, 1947 Kingston-September 4, 2014 Brooklyn) was a Jamaican singer.

Related albums: Grooving Out on Life, Boom-Shacka-Lacka / Dynamite and Take It Easy. Genres: Reggae.

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