Is Desmond Dekker still alive?

Is Desmond Dekker still alive?

May 25, 2006Desmond Dekker / Date of death

What happened Desmond Dekker?

Desmond Dekker, the Jamaican singer whose 1969 hit, “The Israelites,” opened up a worldwide audience for reggae, died on Wednesday. He was 64. He died after collapsing from a heart attack at his home in Surrey, England, his manager, Delroy Williams, told Reuters.

Did Desmond Dekker have children?

Desmond Adolphus Dacres (Desmond Dekker), singer and songwriter: born Kingston, Jamaica 16 July 1941; married (one son, one daughter); died Thornton Heath, Surrey 25 May 2006.

Is George Dekker related to Desmond Dekker?

Profile: Half brother of Desmond Dekker.

Where is Desmond Dekker buried?

Desmond Dekker

Birth 16 Jul 1941 Kingston, Kingston, Jamaica
Death 24 May 2006 (aged 64) Thornton Heath, London Borough of Croydon, Greater London, England
Burial Streatham Park Cemetery Streatham, London Borough of Lambeth, Greater London, England Show Map
Memorial ID 14415596 ยท View Source

What genre is Desmond Dekker?

ReggaeDesmond Dekker / Genre

Did Desmond Dekker know Bob Marley?

Dekker said of Marley: “We were very, very good friends.

What year did Desmond Dekker release Israelites?

1968Israelites / Released
With “The Israelites,” released in Jamaica in December 1968, Dekker had an international impact. “I was telling people not to give up as things will get better,” Dekker said in an interview last year for the Web site Set the Tone 67.

What year was Desmond Dekker the Israelites?

1968Israelites / Released

When was the Israelites by Desmond Dekker released?

How old is George Dekker?

George Dekker, scholar of British and American literature, dies at 75.

Who sang the Israelite?

Desmon DekerIsraelites / Artist