John Holt



John Holt

Rating
Active
1960 to 2010
Born
July 11, 1947 in Kingston
Died
October 19, 2014
Location
Kingston, Saint Andrew, Jamaica
A.K.A.
Winston Holt
Biography
John Holt was a Jamaican reggae singer and songwriter. Holt initially scored a series of hits in the 60s with rocksteady group The Paragons. After the group's break-up in 1970 he focused on his solo career. He had significant commercial success as a solo artist throughout the 70s and 80s. Holt's Stick By Me album was the highest selling Jamaican record released in 1972. His musical style was influential in the development of lovers rock.

Top Songs by John Holt


Ska Madness 2

Ali Baba

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The Tide Is High

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Barry Myers Presents Scratchy Sounds (Ska, Dub, Roots & Reggae Nuggets)

Sister Big Stuff

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Hey Jude

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Wear You to the Ball

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Have You Ever Been in Love

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1000 Volts, Plus!

Never, Never, Never

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Reggae Greats: Gregory Isaacs Live

My Number One

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A Love I Can Feel

I Want a Love I Can Feel

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4000 Volts of Holt: The Classic Albums Collection

Girl From Ipanema

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


More Fire

More Fire

John Holt May 19, 2017

10 Tracks

Electrified, Vol. 2

Electrified, Vol. 2

John Holt May 5, 2017

12 Tracks

Mixing Lab Hits (Remastered)

Mixing Lab Hits (Remastered)

John Holt April 6, 2017

12 Tracks

John Holt Special Edition

John Holt Special Edition

John Holt December 9, 2016

9 Tracks

Dennis Brown & John Holt Defending the Roots

Dennis Brown & John Holt Defending the Roots

Dennis Brown December 2, 2016

20 Tracks

Memories By The Score Vol. 2

Memories By The Score Vol. 2

John Holt December 11, 2015

20 Tracks

Memories By The Score Vol. 4

Memories By The Score Vol. 4

John Holt December 11, 2015

20 Tracks

Mafia & Fluxy Presents Reggae Heights

Mafia & Fluxy Presents Reggae Heights

John Holt November 23, 2015

18 Tracks

Electrified

Electrified

John Holt August 19, 2014

12 Tracks

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