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Gregory Isaacs

Nick Coleman, 'Voices' (Jonathan Cape), January 2018

GREGORY ISAACS may or may not have been a nice man. He may or may not have been piously observant of the Rastafarian faith that provided the esoteric cladding for many of the songs he sang; he may have only paid lip service to it. It mattered not.

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