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Lloyd Brown

b. 23 March 1964, London, England. Brown’s musical career began in his teens when he teamed up with the UK-based Jah Marcus Hi Power sound system. He performed as a DJ although his days as an MC were short-lived following a sojourn to Jamaica where he stayed for eight months. During his stay he was inspired to perform as a singer after viewing a Jamaican television show Where It’s At that featured Dennis Brown and Big Youth. On his return to London the singer nurtured his vocal skills when he joined the local band Sweet Distortion. In 1984, they were nominated as Newcomers Of The Year and provided backing to artists such as Gregory Isaacs and Aswad. Sweet Distortion released a couple of esoteric singles although they found greater success when they were recruited to play the part of the Jackson Five in the critically acclaimed, Black Heroes In The Hall Of Fame.

Following Sweet Distortion’s stage success the band dissolved which led Brown to embark on a solo career. He enjoyed a series of minor hits that included his debut ‘Ring My Number’. As a soloist the producers of Black Heroes In The Hall Of Fame coaxed him back to undertake the role of Otis Redding. While performing as the soul legend he was able to demonstrate his vocal skills globally with performances in the USA, the Caribbean and on the European continent. In 1990, Brown returned to the UK where he recorded his first number 1 reggae hit. The song was a version of Dr. Hook’s ‘Sharing The Night Together’, which was followed by his second chart-topper, ‘Love You Down’. His success led to a Best Single Of The Year award, which enhanced the singer’s status. He maintained a high profile in the UK reggae industry and in 1995 Brown worked in session with Tippa Irie. The duo recorded ‘It’s A Love Thing’ and ‘Stress’, that led to a recording contract with Arista Records. The label released the controversial ‘Baby Mother’, although like so many major contracts in reggae the release flopped.

Following the disappointment Brown took a two-year sabbatical before being persuaded by Lloyd ‘Musclehead’ Francis to work on sessions for his second release Rhyme And Reason. The album proved a commercial success and led to critical acclaim. Brown began recording with Danny Ray at Cave Studios where he recorded reggae versions of pop standards such as the Lighthouse Family’s ‘Lifted’ and Santana’s ‘Maria Maria’. These songs were featured on the compilation series, Pop Hits Inna Reggae Style. Brown’s biggest success was a version of Craig David’s ‘Fill Me In’. In 2001, Brown began working with Bitty McClean on sessions.
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Selected Discography

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Track List: Rootical

1. Live In Love

2. Keep On Keeping On (Feat. Jahdan Blaakamoore)

3. Rootical (Feat. Pressure)

4. What You Sow

5. Not From Me

6. Winds Of Change

7. Have I Got Through To You

8. Na Na Na

9. I Don't Think You Heard Me

10. How Could I (Feat. Yisrael Immanuel)

11. Together (Feat. Queen Omega)

12. Just One Time

13. Can't Lose Sight

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Track List: Reggae Brits: Lloyd Brown

1. Main Squeeze

2. I Know

3. Food For Thought

4. You Must Know

5. Fill Me In

6. Hook It Up

7. Memories

8. Satisfy My Soul

9. Can't Done

10. Cold

11. Inner City Blues

12. Ebony Jones

13. Fathers Eyes

14. Another Song

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Track List: Reggae Max

1. Main Squeeze

2. Sharing The Night

3. It's A Love Thing

4. Love You Down

5. Lonely Girl

6. Fill Me In

7. Black Bags

8. This You Must Know

9. Put It Down

10. Hook It Up

11. Memories

12. Figures 8

13. Satisfy My Soul

14. These Arms Of Mine

15. No Way No How

16. I Know

17. Regignition

18. With These Eyes

19. Maria

20. Food For Thought

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Track List: Dreams To Remember

1. Intro

2. Bongo Nyah

3. In The Mood

4. Since You Been Gone

5. Dreams To Remember

6. Rocksteady

7. Desiderata

9. I Miss You

10. Me Without You

11. Rejoice Your Blessing

12. Guide Me

13. Come

14. Spellbound

16. So Lonely

17. No One Can

18. Heartache

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Track List: Against The Grain

1. Intro

2. Ebony Jones

3. Main Squeeze

4. No More

5. Food For Thought

6. Mr. Brown

7. You Must Know (Feat. Don Campbell)

8. Close To Thee

9. The Living Years

10. Bless Me

11. Romeo

12. Sitting In Limbo (Feat. Enyonam)

13. Nothing But Love

14. Can't Done

15. Satisfy My Soul

16. Jerusalem

17. Smile

18. Feeding Off The Love Of The Land (Feat. Omar)

19. Love Within The Music (Feat. Rickie Davis, Bitty McLean, Patric Johnson, Michael Gordon & Trevor Hartley)

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Track List: Deep

1. Intro

2. Fathers Eyes

3. Hook It Up

4. I Know

5. Inner City Blues

6. Fill Me In

7. Memories

8. Ride On

9. Another Song

10. Cold

11. Forbidden Lovers

12. You Only Live Once

13. It's All Good

14. Prisoner In The Street

15. Listen Me Good

16. Humanity Pt 2

17. Make Ends Meet

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