Peter Tosh Tribute-The Funeral, Sugar Minott, Dancehall Dons Reggae 1987
Inside: A report on Peter Tosh's murder and funeral, Sugar Minott, Dancehall Dons, Marcus Garvey, International Sunsplash reviews, Rasta Jubilee & more!
This collector’s issue is from November 1987, six weeks following Peter Tosh’s tragic murder at the hands of three armed gunmen attempting a robbery on Sept. 11, 1987. Peter knew the three when he allowed them entrance into his Kingston home. The article by M. Peggy Quattro outlines the timeline and allegations against the gunmen.
The issue also contains a review of Peter’s funeral inside the Kingston National Arena on Sept. 25, 1987, written by Imani Tafari Ama.
Features include Sugar Minott, Marcus Garvey Part II, Rasta Jubilee, Dancehall Dons, and coverage of International Sunsplash festivals and Miami’s Jamaica Awareness Day held Aug. 3, 1987.
Departments include Yard Report, Miami Reggae, New Releases, LP Reviews, and Did U Knows.