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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
Full Attention
Released: 1993
Label: VP
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While Beres Hammond's soulful, lived-in voice is one of reggae's more intriguing, his albums tend to suffer from a hurried sameness. Full Attention doesn't break that tradition, but it does contain a number ...Read full review
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