Archive for December, 2013

  • Archived Magazine 2013 November

    By jo GB on December 9, 2013
  • Junior Murvin Dies

    By Chris Wells on December 3, 2013
    Reggae legend Junior Murvin, whose most famous hit, Police and Thieves, crashed the British national chart in 1980, died on Monday, December 2 at the Port Antonio Hospital in Portland, Jamaica. He was 67 years old. His son, Kevin Smith, told the Jamaica Observer that his father was admitted to hospital last Thursday to seek treatment for diabetes and hypertension. […]
  • Oliver Cheatham Dies

    By Chris Wells on December 2, 2013
    Oliver Cheatham, best known for the 1983 dance hit Get Down Saturday Night, died on Friday, November 29 after suffering a heart attack whilst asleep. He was 65. Encouraged to sing by his mother, the young Oliver joined several local groups in his hometown of Detroit, including The Young Sirs, Mad Dog And The Pups and Gaslight, before releasing a […]