Rico Rodriguez  Jamaican

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Rico Rodriguez passed away on 4th Sep 2015 aged 80.


Rico Rodriguez is a member of the following lists: 2015 deaths, Musicians from Kingston, Jamaica and 2 Tone Records artists.


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    Emmanuel "Rico" Rodriguez MBE (17 October 1934 – 4 September 2015), also known as simply Rico, Reco or El Reco, was a Cuban-born Jamaican ska and reggae trombonist. He recorded with many producers, including Karl Pitterson, Prince Buster, a...

    First Name Rico
    Last Name Rodriguez
    Alternative Name Reco, El Reco
    Age 80 (age at death) years
    Birthday 17th October, 1934
    Birthplace Kingston, Jamaica
    Died 4th September, 2015
    Zodiac Sign Libra
    Nationality Jamaican
    Occupation Text Musician
    Music Genre (Text) Ska, reggae, jazz
    Music Genre Reggae
    Year(s) Active 1958–present, 1958–2015
    Music Style Ska
    Instrument (text) Trombone
    Associated Acts The Specials, Jools Holland's Rhythm and Blues Orchestra
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