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Al beeno
Al beeno

Al beeno (Corrie Moodie) also known as 'Prince Yellowman' is a young Reggae dancehall deejay musician who was born in Kingston, Jamaica. He later moved to Toronto, Ontario, Canada. His catchy lyrical styles (mixed with hip hop urban beats, also know as ragga) with fast beats earned him the nickname 'Prince Yellowman'. He is an albino, hence the nickname "Al beeno." By some he is considered as the next generation following popular Dancehall artist Yellowman (also known as "King Yellowman") who became popular during the early 1980s throughout the 1990s. As a parallel to Yellowman, Al beeno managed to use his rare skin condition in order to gain fame. Image File history File links Al_beeno. ... Image File history File links Al_beeno. ... Reggae is a music genre developed in Jamaica. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Jamaicas style of rapping that was the predecessor of todays rap/hip hop. ... The location of Kingston Kingston (population 652,000) is the capital of Jamaica. ... Welcome! Hello, Ontario, and welcome to Wikipedia! Thank you for your contributions. ... Hip hop music (also referred to as rap or rap music) is a style of popular music. ... Mainstream Urban, a term used to describe a radio format that similar to an urban contemporary format. ... Raggamuffin music (usually abbreviated as ragga) is a subgenre of dancehall reggae in which the instrumentation primarily consists of electronic music; sampling often serves a prominent role in raggamuffin music as well. ... Albinism is a genetic condition resulting in a lack of pigmentation in the eyes, skin and hair. ... Yellowman (born Winston Foster in Negril, Jamaica in 1959) is a Jamaican ragga and dancehall deejay. ... MacGyver is one of the symbols of the 1980s in America The 1980s decade refers to the years from 1980 to 1989, inclusive. ... The 1990s decade refers to the years from 1990 to 1999, inclusive. ...

In 1995 Al beeno had successfully opened and performed one of reggae's largest concerts held in Toronto, other guests’ performers included Buju Banton, Bounty Killer and Cocoa Tea. Al beeno's first music video What’s my Name comes from debut new release "The Colour of my Life" and aired 2004. 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Buju Banton (born Mark Myrie 1973) is a Jamaican dancehall, ragga, and reggae singer. ... Bounty Killer 2005 Bounty Killer (born Rodney Basil Price June 12, 1972 in Kingston, Jamaica) is a Jamaican ragga and dancehall rapper/deejay, known for his hard work in combatting poverty and helping new artists. ... Cocoa Tea (born September 3, 1959 as Calvin George Scott, Jamaica) is a Jamaican reggae dancehall singer, songwriter, and DJ. He was popular in Jamaica from 1985, but has become successful worldwide only since the 1990s. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Brief history

The dancehall deejay says that growing up was rather difficult due to his rare complexion especially when it came to school, when he moved to Canada from a tough neighborhood he claims that he had some degree of deejay skills and eventually it would help him gain popularity. Throughout schooling he learned the piano and break dancing skills. A grand piano A piano is a musical instrument that is classified as a keyboard, percussion, or string instrument, depending on the system of classification used. ... This USPS stamp depicts an 80s breakdancer and a boombox. ...

Recent projects

  • Fifi Music Group (similar tracks as 'What’s my Name')
  • Infatuated with Kris Kelly, Wake up Call and Get Love are some of his minor tracks.

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My family was very grieved of the late Al, we mourn for him.
I was saddened by the news of the death of Al, I didn't know him personally, but what a "light" that shined.
Although I didn't know the young man, I have heard you refer to Montego Grocery and Al many times in the most affectionate tones.
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