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Jacob Miller Death – A Huge Loss To Reggae

Tweet Jacob Miller died on March 23, 1980, in a vehicle accident in Jamaica. He was 27 years and 324 days old, and an internationally respected reggae musician when he died. He wrote songs, sang, and played guitar on his own solo recordings and with the band Inner Circle. Reggae artists are relatively unrepresented in the forever 27 club, but there have been famous early deaths in the genre – notably Bob Marley and Peter Tosh. Other performers who became legendary reggae figures in the 70s have survived and thrived and have become the grand old men of roots, including … Continue reading

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