Horace Andy

Horace Andy

 

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Horace Andy (born Horace Hinds on 19 February 1951)[1] is a roots reggae songwriter and singer, known for his distinctive vocals and hit songs such as "Government Land", as well as "Angel" and "Five Man Army" with English trip hop duo Massive Attack. He is also famous for a cover version of "Ain't No Sunshine". Andy is often described as one of the most respected and influential singers in Jamaica.[2][3]

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Highlights22

Horace Andy - Singing Striker
Album
Horace Andy - Singing Striker is an album by musical artist Horace Andy, released on March 31, 2017.
Showcase
Album
Showcase is an album by musical artist Horace Andy, released on January 13, 2017.
Unity, Love and Strength
Album
Unity, Love and Strength is an album by musical artist Horace Andy, released on November 11, 2016.
Unity, Love and Strength
Song
Unity, Love and Strength is a song by musical artist Horace Andy, released on November 11, 2016.

Photos - Horace Andy38

Popular Albums104

Album Appearances & References76

Popular Songs119

Song Appearances & References9

Musical Group References1

Collaborators & Influencers33

Other Music-Related Relationships10

Personal & Professional Relationships1

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Videos2

Spotify - Albums & Singles662

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles8

Why Take Five owes its existence to the US State Department
  –  June 19, 2017
“The Russians Are Coming” inspired at least 50 further reggae covers, including a vocal arrangement by Horace Andy, a ska interpretation by Rico and a dub by King Tubby. Did the appeal of “Take Five” for a reggae audience lie in its mournful E-flat ...
King Tubby: The creator of sounds
  –  June 17, 2017
Singers Johnny Clarke, Cornell Campbell, Linval Thompson, Horace Andy, Delroy Wilson and Jah Stitch also benefited from King Tubby's magic. His most popular dub of all time is King Tubby Meets The Rockers Uptown with Augustus Pablo in 1976. The album was ...
Wicked Dem a Burn: Best of Horace Andy
  –  June 17, 2017
Horace Andy (born Horace Hinds on 19 February 1951) is a roots reggae songwriter and singer, known for his distinctive vocals and hit songs such as "Government Land" also "Angel" & "Five Man Army" with Trip hop trio Massive Attack. He is also famous for a ...
Tads Records Presents ‘Dennis Brown & the Inseparable Reggae Family’ Compilation (@Tadsrecord)
  –  June 12, 2017
Other veterans on this album are Sugar Minott, John Holt, Freddie McGregor, Marcia Griffiths, Horace Andy, Dean Fraser, Beres Hammond, George Nooks and Triston Palmer. Also included on this masterpiece are the voices of today’s trending Reggae acts.
Gunnar Haslam’s Favorite Reggae Reissues, From Digi Dancehall to Dub
  –  June 8, 2017
This whole 12” is great, but the star here is undoubtedly Horace Andy’s incredible cover of Diana Ross’ Motown classic “Love Hangover”. Whereas Diana is ecstatic and full of energy, Horace, with Bullwackie at the controls, flips the whole thing ...
UK to see dates for the Horace Andy tour
  –  May 22, 2017
Reggae icon Horace Andy heads to the UK for a slew of dates across the summer. The singer first came to prominence in the late 60s, recording on the legendary Studio One label alongside pivotal figures such as Bunny Lee. His famous falsetto vocals ...
Horace Andy - My Lord MP3 Download and Lyrics
  –  May 13, 2017
My lord I'm losing my soul and my mind the devil creeping cause I keep on fallin' behind My lord I'm losing my soul and my mind the devil creeping cause I keep on fallin' behind My lord I'm losing my soul hey, I'm losing my mind, my lord I'm losing my soul ...
Horace Andy Backed by Welders: Straight to Hell (Fe True Records)
  –  May 9, 2017
You might ask: How does a Milwaukee musician resurrect an iconic Clash song by recruiting a reggae titan to sing vocals? He simply does it. Eric Blowtorch, longtime ringleader, troublemaker and activist has assembled a four-song collection that leads off ...

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