Desmond Dekker

Desmond Dekker

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17.7K Plays

Popular Songs

Israelites
2:36
2:36
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You Can Get It If You Really Want
2:27
2:27
007
2:55
2:55
Rudy Got Soul
2:49
2:49
It Was Only A Dream
2:59
2:59

Singles

Get Up Adinah
2:38
2:38
Christmas Day
3:35
3:35
Isralelites
2:34
2:34

Biography

Desmond Dekker

Desmond Dekker (16 July 1941 – 25 May 2006) was a Jamaican ska, rocksteady and reggae singer-songwriter and musician. Together with his backing group the Aces (consisting of Wilson James and Easton Barrington Howard), he had one of the earliest international reggae hits with "Israelites" (1968). Other hits include "007 (Shanty Town)" (1967), "It Mek" (1969) and "You Can Get It If You Really Want" (1970).