Here are 2 famous musicians from Jamaica died at 44:
Heavy D (May 24, 1967 Mandeville-November 8, 2011 Beverly Hills) also known as Dwight Arrington Myers, Dwight Errington Myers, Dwight Myers or Heavy D. was a Jamaican singer, actor, rapper, songwriter, record producer, composer and music executive. He had one child, Xea Myers.
His discography includes: Waterbed Hev, We Got Our Own Thang, This Is Your Night, Heavy, Love Opus and Vibes. Genres related to him: Reggae fusion, New jack swing, Hip hop music and Contemporary R&B.
He died in pulmonary embolism.
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Augustus Pablo (June 21, 1954 Saint Andrew Parish-May 18, 1999 Kingston) also known as Augustos Pablo, Horace Swaby or Pablo, Augustus was a Jamaican musician, record producer, keyboard player and multi-instrumentalist.
His albums include Original Rockers Vol.2, This Is Augustus Pablo, The Red Sea, The Definitive Augustus Pablo (disc 1), Live in Tokyo Japan, Ital Dub, El Rocker's, Classic Rockers, King Tubbys Meets Rockers Uptown and Skanking With Pablo 1971-77. His related genres: Reggae, Dub and Roots reggae.
He died caused by myasthenia gravis.
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