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John Holt
Birth name John Kenneth Holt
Born (1945-07-11)11 July 1945
Kingston, Jamaica
Died 19 October 2014(2014-10-19) (aged 69)
London, England
Genres Ska, rocksteady, reggae
Years active 1964–2014
Labels Treasure Isle, Greensleeves
Associated acts The Paragons

John Kenneth Holt (11 July 1945 – 19 October 2014) was a Jamaican reggae singer and songwriter. He first found fame as a member of the Paragons, before establishing himself as a solo artist.

Holt died on 19 October 2014 in a London hospital, aged 69.


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