Top Desmond Dekker Albums
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King In the Ring (Jamaican Roots Reggae)
King In the Ring (Jamaican Roots Reggae)
[2018]
Ska Master
Ska Master
[2018]
Rude Boy Ska
Rude Boy Ska
[2016]
Trojan Classics
Trojan Classics
[2014]
King of Ska: The Indispensable Desmond Dekker
King of Ska: The Indispensable Desmond Dekker
[2014]
Out of Many, One People
Out of Many, One People
[2013]
As You Have Never Heard Before
As You Have Never Heard Before
[2012]
Super Best
Super Best
[2012]
Sing a Little Song
Sing a Little Song
[2010]
It Mek
It Mek
[2010]
The King of Ska
The King of Ska
[2010]
Desmond Dekker - The Israelites, All The Hits
Desmond Dekker - The Israelites, All The Hits
[2008]
This Is Crucial Reggae
This Is Crucial Reggae
[2007]
This Is Desmond Dekkar
This Is Desmond Dekkar
[2006]
In Memoriam: 1941-2006
In Memoriam: 1941-2006
[2006]
The Definitive Collection: You Can Get It If You Really Want
The Definitive Collection: You Can Get It If You Really Want
[2005]
Rudy Got Soul - The Early Beverley's Sessions 1963-1968
Rudy Got Soul - The Early Beverley's Sessions 1963-1968
[2003]
Israelites
Israelites
[2002]
Anthology: Israelites 1963 - 1999
Anthology: Israelites 1963 - 1999
[2001]
King of Ska
King of Ska
[1991]
Officially Live and Rare
Officially Live and Rare
[1987]
Compass Point
Compass Point
[1981]
Black and Dekker
Black and Dekker
[1980]
You Can Get It If You Really Want
You Can Get It If You Really Want
[1970]
This Is Desmond Dekker (Enhanced Edition)
This Is Desmond Dekker (Enhanced Edition)
[1969]
Rudy Got Soul: The Early Beverley's Sessions 1963-1968
Rudy Got Soul: The Early Beverley's Sessions 1963-1968
[1968]
Related Information for Desmond Dekker
Desmond Dekker (born in Kingston, Jamaica on 16 July 1941 - deceased 25 May 2006), was a Jamaican ska and reggae singer and songwriter. Together with his backing group, The Aces (consisting of Wilson James and Easton Barrington Howard), he had the first international Jamaican hit, Israelites. Other hits include 007 (Shanty Town) (1967) and It Mek (1968). Before the ascent of Bob Marley, Dekker was the best-known Jamaican musician outside of his country, and one of the most popular within it.He was born Desmond Adolphus Dacres in St. Andrew, Jamaica and grew up in Kingston, where he attended the Alpha Boys' School. After his mother took ill and died, his father moved him to St. Mary's, and then to St. Thomas, where he appren... read more