Related Information for General Degree Born in Manchester (Jamaica) on April 28, Degree often had to hide as achild from his strict christian parents in order to get a taste ofwhat was happening on the airwaves. It was only a few yearslater in his early 20's, that Degree was hitting those sameairwaves with his brilliant imitation of a grandmother in hisfirst number one hit 'Granny'- his first recording for MainStreet producer Danny Browne. 'Granny' reigned in thedances and charts for one year straight, and th.. read more