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Nitty Gritty was the first to record the song and was an instant success. He enjoyed further successful singles produced by Jammy, and his debut album, Turbo Charged was released in 1986, as was the split album with King Kong, Musical Confrontation. He moved to live in London before relocating to New York City, where he continued to record but less. frequently On 24 June 1991, he was shot dead in front of Super Power Record Shop in Brooklyn, New York at the age of 34, . .
Nitty Gritty - Run Down The World - 12. 9:10. Wayne Smith - My Lord My God. 3:55. King Kong & Nitty Gritty - Musical Confrontation (Jammy's). Canaan Smith - Love You Like That (Official Music Video). Little Mountain Church House, Ricky Skaggs/Nitty Gritty.
b. Glen Augustus Holness, 1957, August Town, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies, d. 24 June 1991, Brooklyn, New York, USA. As computerized rhythms became popular in Jamaica, Nitty Gritty rose to fame alongside Tenor Saw, King Kong and Anthony Red Rose. The latters vocal delivery was similar in style to Nitty Grittys own gospel-tinged wail. The second eldest of 11 children of church-going parents, he trained as an electrician before forming the Soulites.
Nitty-gritty, Nitty Gritty, etc. may refer to: Nitty Gritty (1957–1991), Jamaican reggae singer. Nitty Gritty (song), a 1963 song recorded by Shirley Ellis. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, an American country music band. Nitty (disambiguation). Glen Augustus Holness (1957–24 June 1991), otherwise known by his stage name Nitty Gritty, was a popular Reggae singer. He moved to live in London before relocating to New York City, where he continued to record but less frequently. Further albums followed with General Penitentiary (1987), Nitty Gritty (1988), and Jah in the Family (1989).
Musical Confrontation (1986), Jammy's - with King Kong. General Penitentiary (1987), Black Victory. Nitty Gritty (1988), Witty's. The song "Sara In The Summer" was originally released as "Sara" on Ibbotson's first solo album Nitty Gritty Ibbotson in 1977. The Wild Jimbos also included it on the debut album Wild Jimbos in 1991. Alive (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band album). Alive is the 1969 album from The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. Liberty Records released this album after the original version of the band broke up and before the next version of the band re-signed with them
Musical Confrontation from Nitty Gritty (1986) (LP). Musical Confrontation. Nitty Gritty & King Kong. Artists N Nitty Gritty Musical Confrontation.