‘IT MIEK’ By Ska Legend DESMOND DEKKER – He Would Have Celebrated His 80th Birthday Today

Top singles from the past…

16 July 2021

Artist: DESMOND DEKKER – born Desmond Adolphus
in Kingston, Jamaica on 16 July 1941 – Happy 80!

He passed away on 25 May 2006 – only 64.

Single: IT MIEK
Recorded with his band The Aces. Yes, he had more hits
than his most famous and best-known one ‘Israelites’

Released: June 1969
Score: #7 in the UK

Here we go…