Published on June 30th, 2009 | by Admin0
HALL OF FAME IN HALF-WAY-TREE
The Jamaica Association of Vintage Artistes and Affiliates (JAVAA) will close its sixth anniversary celebrations by mounting the pictures of its inductees on the walls of the
Those inducted at the last anniversary celebrations include Lord Flea, Vere Johns, Count Ossie, The Wailers, Alpha , Miss Lou, Olive Lewin, Sir Coxsone Dodd, The Skatalites, Duke Reid, Ernie Ranglin and Derrick Morgan. Those slated to be inducted next Tuesday at the Jamaica Pegasus are Sonny Bradshaw, Bob Marley, Otis Wright, Jimmy Cliff, Alton Ellis, Byron Lee, Merritone Music, Prince Buster, Stanley Motta Studio and the Frats Quintet. There is room in the center for eight to ten more years of inductees. School
“We want it to be a tourist attraction. We want people to do research.
“We did not want to put them in a museum downtown somewhere where young people would not see it,”