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Yabby You passed away

Yabby You passed away

Yabby You passed away

By Max-Him on Thursday, January 14, 2010 - 9 comments

Another veteran of roots Jamaican music is gone away.

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Here is a sad news. The great roots singer and producer Vivian Jackson aka Yabby You aka Jesus Dread passed away on the 12th January in Clarendon, Jamaica.

Born in Kingston in 1946, he was the author of many classics such as Conquering Lion, Rally Round Jahovah, Jah Vengeance, Deliver Me From My Enemies, Love Thy Neighbour, Deliverance, Ballistic Dread Locks, Dread Locks Man, Black Starliner, Natty Bongo. He also produced artist such as Michael Prophet, Michael Rose, Jah Stitch, Trinity, Tony Tuff and Wayne Wade.

Reggae music loses one of its legend. RIP.

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Posted by CIA5 on 01.14.2010
RIP

Posted by fullness on 01.14.2010
Home at last brother Yabby You!!
Blessed love to all his family.
A blessed man and musican.

Posted by Ras GZ (Russia) on 01.15.2010
Gone to Our Father! Bless!

Posted by Tatoo on 01.15.2010
Rest In Peace N be free from the physical chains you gave us many pleasurable gains through the music you still hee my broter

Posted by Mike on 01.15.2010
Yabby, Neville. Thadeus,one and only YABBY U gone but will neva be forgotten. Known him for sooooooo many years, WE LOVE U YABBY and thanks for your very positive songs. JAH BLESS

Posted by Ras Weero on 01.17.2010
This is a great loss. Yabby You - One of the greatest producers and creators of original roots rasta reggae ever. Will be sorely missed. One love, one heart Jah Jah bring to you...Rest in perfect peace. RASTAFARI

Posted by Kennie Liberation (Jah Locks) on 01.18.2010
Rest In Peace Yabby U, Now "Jah is Watching over U"!
IGZIABEHER.K

Posted by Weedone (France) on 02.04.2010
Jah Children cannot suffer bless Vivian

Posted by Saxa on 02.05.2010
Thanks for the great tracks.........

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