Lloyd Knibb

Original Skatalites drummer Lloyd Knibb died May 12, from liver cancer. The master percussionist helped form the band in 1964. They would break up a few years later but get back together and release albums of new music in the '80s and '90s. Knibb and his band mates are credited with creating the "Ska" beat. He was 80.
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