Rico Rodriguez


Rico Rodriguez (Musician), born on October 17, 1934 in Kingston, Jamaica. Rico Rodriguez's age 83 years (at death) & Zodiac Sign Libra, nationality Jamaican (by birth) . Let's check, How Tall is Rico Rodriguez?

Rico Rodriguez Bio

  • Birth Name:Rico Rodriguez
  • First Name: Rico
  • Last Name: Rodriguez
  • Age: 83 years (at death)
  • Died: September 4, 2015 (80 years)
  • Birth Date: October 17, 1934
  • Birth Place: Kingston, Jamaica
  • Country: Jamaica
  • Nationality: Jamaican
  • Birth/Zodiac Sign: Libra
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  • Rico Rodriguez Height

    5 ft 7 in (168 cm)

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    Height (in Feet-Inches)5 ft 7 in
    Height (in Centimeters)168 cm
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    Emmanuel “Rico” Rodriguez MBE, 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, and Lloyd “Matador” Daley. He was known as one of the first and most distinguished ska artists, and from the early 1960s performed and recorded in Britain, with The Members, the Specials, Jools Holland, Paul Young and others. Rodriguez was born in Havana, Cuba, and at an early age moved with his family to Jamaica. He grew up there in Kingston, and was taught to play the trombone by his slightly older schoolmate Don Drummond at the Alpha Boys School. In the 1950s, Rodriguez became a Rastafarian and was closely associated musically to the rasta drummer Count Ossie. In 1961 Rodriguez moved to the UK, where he joined live bands such as Georgie Fame’s Blue Flames and started to play in reggae bands. Rodriguez He also began recording with his own band, Rico’s All Stars, and later formed the group Rico and the Rudies, recording the 1969 albums Blow Your Horn and Brixton Cat. In 1976 he recorded the album Man from Wareika under a contract with Island Records. In the late 1970s, he recorded a song called Offshore Banking Business with The Members and with the arrival of the 2 Tone genre, he played with ska revival bands such as The Specials including their single “A Message to You, Rudy”.

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