Sir Coxsone

Sir Coxsone's 55th anniversary show

Sir Coxsone celebrates 55 years at Electric Brixton on 21 February alongside the musical talents of Aba Shanti, Mad Professor, King Tubby’s, Saxon, Levi Roots, Little Roy, Winston Francis, Brother Culture, The Chosen Few and many, many more.

Bekki Bemrose
  • By Bekki Bemrose
  • 7 Feb 2020
  • min read

The folks behind the celebrations have given us a taste of what's in store...

Fabian – Prophecy

Kicking off the selection, a pick courtesy of Lloyd Coxsone himself, who is at the helm of this legendary live event celebrating sound system culture. This hit track was released via his label Tribesman.

Aba Shanti – Jah Bible ft Dubkasm, Ras Addis

Resident at the legendary University of Dub sessions in London, Aba Shanti released this track to a huge response at Notting Hill Carnival, one of the main places where this epic track first exploded.

Mad Professor – Kunte Kinte

One of the leading producers of dub music’s second generation and instrumental in transitioning dub into the digital age, Mad Professor heads to Brixton this February.

Tippa Irie – Complain Neighbour

Saxon was formed in South London in the 1970s and has become one of the most iconic British sound systems of all time, celebrated as a training ground for talented artists such as Tippa Irie, Smiley Culture and Maxi Priest.

Levi Roots – Cool Me Off

Cool Me Off was a huge hit for the Brixton-based reggae musician, personality and chef Levi Roots. He will take to the stage on his home turf for a live PA.

Little Roy – Christopher Columbus

This was one of Jamaican reggae singer Little Roy’s biggest hits, released way back in 1974.

Winston Francis – Let’s Go To Zion

Winston Francis, aka King Cool only released a few songs over the span of his career. This was his biggest hit.

Brother Culture – Jump Up Pon It

A Brixton-based MC, Brother Culture began his career in the early 80’s with Jah Revelation Muzik sound-system.

The Chosen Few – People make the world go round

One of the most popular groups of the 70’s, The Chosen Few have had numerous hits across the decades. Born out of Kingston, the group went on to tour the world.

Indica Dubs – Liberation Step

Established in 2010, Indica Dubs is an independent UK based Roots /Dub music producer, sound system and record label.