Toots & The Maytals

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About Toots & The Maytals

Frederick "Toots" Hibbert was one of Jamaica's greatest voices, his soulful rasp presiding over ska's evolution into reggae. He cofounded The Maytals in 1962, scoring global hits that braided island grooves and soul tropes until his death in 2020.

HOMETOWN
Kingston, Jamaica
FORMED
1963