What happened to Joseph Hill?

Joseph Hill, lead vocalist and songwriter for traditional roots reggae group Culture, died Saturday. He was 57. Hill abruptly fell ill and died in Berlin while the group were in the middle of a European tour, according to his daughter Andrea. She did not know the cause of death.

What happened to Joseph Hill?

Joseph Hill, lead vocalist and songwriter for traditional roots reggae group Culture, died Saturday. He was 57. Hill abruptly fell ill and died in Berlin while the group were in the middle of a European tour, according to his daughter Andrea. She did not know the cause of death.

Is Culture still alive?

Culture are a Jamaican roots reggae group founded in 1976. Originally they were known as the African Disciples. The one constant member until his death in 2006 was Joseph Hill….Culture (band)

Culture
Years active 1976–present
Labels Joe Gibbs Music, High Note, Virgin/Front Line, Blue Mountain, Shanachie, RAS, VP, Heartbeat

How old is Culture Joseph Hill?

57 years (1949–2006)Joseph Hill / Age at death

Who is Culture the reggae musician?

Joseph Hill
Joseph Hill had been trying his hand at a solo career for some time before forming Culture. He first started out as a disc selector for various sound systems in his hometown of Linstead, in St. Catherine Parish. From there he joined a group called the Soul Defenders as a percussionist and part-time vocalist.

What killed mighty Culture?

That weakness as confirmed by widow, Mama Pauline led to liver cirrhosis as the cause of Culture’s death on August 19, 2006 aged 57. This follows years of heavy drinking and smoking.

What killed Culture the reggae musician?

Reggae star Smiley Culture died after stabbing himself in the chest during a police raid, an inquest jury has ruled. The 48-year-old singer, real name David Emmanuel, died at his home in Warlingham, Surrey, in March 2011 during a police drugs investigation.

Who burned Spears wife?

Sonia RodneyBurning Spear / Wife

Is Joseph Hills alive?

August 19, 2006Joseph Hill / Date of death

Who is the lead singer of Burning Spear?

Winston Rodney OD
Winston Rodney OD (born 1 March 1945), better known by the stage name Burning Spear, is a Jamaican roots reggae singer-songwriter, vocalist and musician….Burning Spear.

Burning Spear OD
Birth name Winston Rodney
Born 1 March 1945 Saint Ann’s Bay, Saint Ann, Jamaica
Genres Reggae, Roots reggae, dub
Years active 1969–present