Burning Spear Rank
About Burning Spear
He is a Grammy award-winning reggae singer, who was born Winston Rodney. His successfula musical career places him among the most influential Rastafarian artists of all-time. "Burning Spear" as a nickname was initially the name bore by his former band which included Rupert Willington and later Delroy Hinds. The band released its first album, "Studio One Presents Burning Spear" in 1975. He has referenced Curtis Mayfield and James Brown as his musical influence. Some of his albums include; "Living Dub Vol. 1" (1979), "Mistress Music" (1988), "The World Should Know" (1993), "Living Dub Vol. 6" (2008), and more.
He got married to Sonia Rodney. He has a son named Kevin Thompson.
At the Grammy Awards, he received the "Best Reggae Album" for his work, "Calling Rastafari" in 2000 and also received the same award in 2009 for the work, "Jah Is Real".
He got nominated for the "Best Reggae Recording" at the 1986, 1988, 1990, 1991 Grammy Awards.
Burning Spear Rank
Burning Spear's Popularity
Burning Spear is a famous Jamaican singer, who was born on March 1, 1945. As a person born on this date, Burning Spear is listed in our database as the 102nd most popular celebrity for the day (March 1) and the 242nd most popular for the year (1945).
People born on March 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish. Burning Spear is the 3028th most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Burning Spear's birthday, Burning Spear is the 56th most famous Jamaican.
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