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Beres Hammond

Beres Hammond
Born: Aug 28, 1955 in Annotto Bay, St. Mary, Jamaica
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Genre: World, R&B
Biography: One of the most underappreciated reggae artists of his time, Beres Hammond was something of a throwback during his '90s heyday: a soulful crooner indebted to classic rocksteady and American R&B, one who preferred live instrumentation and wrote much of his own material. Hammond specialized in romantic ...Read full biography
A Day in the Life...
Released: 1998
Label: VP
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An album that had critics reaching for superlatives, A Day in the Life... was yet another magnificent set from Beres Hammond, an artist who seems incapable of anything less. This is a punchier record than ...Read full review
Love from a Distance
Released: 1996
Label: VP
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By the middle of the '90s, Beres Hammond had settled on a predictable pattern for his albums, and Love from a Distance is no different than any of his previous few releases. This is both for better and ...Read full review