This timeline shows an interactive journey through Jamaica's rich and ever-shifting musical history; encompassing it's birth, growth and myriad of characters that has made it a genre admired by the world.
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Clement 'Coxsone' Dodd opened Studio One studio at 13 Brentford Road, one of the most endowed studios in Kingston Jamaica in 1963. Artistes who have recorded at Studio One include: The Skatalites, The Ethiopians, Bob Marley and the
Today, January 31st marks the memorial of one of Jamaican music greats, King Stitt. King Stitt was one of the first to create a deejay recording and was dub 'King of Deejays' in 1963!