Ken Boothe

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Ken Boothe's (born 1948 in Kingston, Jamaica) is known as "Mr Rocksteady" for his prominence during the musical period 1966-1974 and was a major idol for the to-be members of UB40. Boothe started by recording a version of Sandie Shaw's "Puppet on a String" in 1967. Later the same year, Boothe and Alton Ellis had a successful U.K. tour with the group The Soul Vendors. Under new direction from record producer Lloyd Chalmers, the song "Everything I Own" surprisingly was Number One in the UK in 1974. Read more on Last.fm

Ken Boothe
Gospel Door 2 Door
Album (2001)
Ken Boothe
Natural Feeling
Album (1995)
Ken Boothe
I Am Just a Man
Album (1994)
Ken Boothe
Everything I Own
Album (1974)
Ken Boothe
Let's Get It On
Album (1974)
Ken Boothe
Black, Gold & Green
Album (1972)
Ken Boothe
Mr. Rock Steady
Album (1968)