Byron Lee

Real Name:
Byron Aloysius St. Elmo Lee
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Born 27th June 1935 Christiana, Manchester Parish, Jamaica
Died 4th November 2008 Kingston, Jamaica

Byron Lee was a Jamaican bassist, band leader, and producer. Established the world-renowned studio Dynamic Sounds in 1969. See Dynamic Sounds Studios.
Awarded the Order of Distinction by the Jamaican government in 1982 for services to music and the Order of Jamaica on 24th October 2008 in his hospital bed. He also launched the annual Jamaica carnival in 1990 and appeared in the James Bond film Dr. No with The Dragonaires.
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Albums

Byron Lee - Jump Up album art Byron Lee Jump Up (Album) ATCO Records US 1966 Sell This Version
Byron Lee - Byron Lee & Mighty Sparrow album art Mighty Sparrow & Byron Lee Mighty Sparrow & Byron Lee - Byron Lee & Mighty Sparrow (Comp, Album) Jamaican Gold Portugal 1993 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Byron Lee - Ska Dee Wah / Night Train From Jamaica album art Danny Davis (4), Byron Lee Danny Davis (4), Byron Lee - Ska Dee Wah / Night Train From Jamaica (Single) MGM Records UK 1964 Sell This Version
5184 Byron Lee - Jamaica Ska (Say Bye Bye) album art Byron Lee Jamaica Ska (Say Bye Bye)(7", Single) Capitol Records 5184 US 1964 Sell This Version
502, 901 Byron Lee - How Sweet It Is / The Record album art The Blues Busters, Byron Lee The Blues Busters, Byron Lee - How Sweet It Is / The Record(7", Single) Bra, Bra 502, 901 Jamaica 1965 Sell This Version
Byron Lee - Scatter Shot / Like You Do album art Mighty Avengers* / Byron Lee Mighty Avengers* / Byron Lee - Scatter Shot / Like You Do (Single) Rymska UK 1966 Sell This Version
2058 571 Byron Lee - Live & Let Die / Reggae Makossa album art Byron Lee Live & Let Die / Reggae Makossa(7") Polydor 2058 571 France 1974 Sell This Version
D235 Oscar B* & Byron Lee, Byron Lee And The Dragonaires Oscar B* & Byron Lee, Byron Lee And The Dragonaires - Love How Ya Winning / Tiny Winey(12") Dynamic Sounds D235 Jamaica 1998 Sell This Version
Byron Lee - Miss Mary / Sprach Zarathustra 2001 album art Byron Lee Miss Mary / Sprach Zarathustra 2001 (Single) Jaguar Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
DYT 4 Byron Lee Wine Down(12", W/Lbl) Not On Label DYT 4 UK Unknown Sell This Version
none Byron Lee - Oil in My Lamp / Jamaica Ska  album art Eric "Monty" Morris, Byron Lee Eric "Monty" Morris, Byron Lee - Oil in My Lamp / Jamaica Ska (7", Single) Federal none Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

BAD2CD010 Byron Lee - The Singles Collection 1960-1962 album art Byron Lee The Singles Collection 1960-1962(2xCD, Comp) Not Bad Records (2) BAD2CD010 UK & Europe 2014 Sell This Version