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Lord Messam – Take Her To Jamaica (1952) – Mento

Caribbean music in the United Kingdom

Augustus “Lord” Messam was a Jamaican mento singer who performed throughout the 1950s up until the mid 1960s. With his band, Messam released several records that consisted of a mixture of original and traditional material on the Stanley Motta record label, under the name Lord Messam & His Calypsonians.

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