and the Maytals' compositions would be given a second airing from 1978 to 1980 during the reggae-punk and ska revival period in the UK, when The Specials included Monkey Man on their 1979 debut album and The Clash produced their version of Pressure Drop.
engaged with the crowd throughout his performance, enticing them to join in with a sing back for their international hit, Funky Kingston.
Tonight I'll be the teacher, you're the student," Toots
tells us, launching a sprightly Sweet and Dandy, then a calypso-tinged Louie Louie.
Although he has painted Toots
Thielemans several times, he has never painted him on such a large a canvas.
This set involving roots reggae greats Toots
& the Maytals is less offensive than usual since the songs are so good they overshadow the straining egos.
A noisy toot
starts at the top of your digestive system --the system that breaks down food into simple nutrients so you can absorb them for energy (see diagram, far right).
IT was the catnap to beat all catnaps when Toots
the tabby settled down to grab 40 winks in a chest of drawers - and slept for eight days.
Smiling seductively, she peeled off her skin-tight outfit and invited Toots
Kass to make love to her.
Just as employees have to change their way of thinking about their jobs, management has to change the way it approaches international markets, Mr Toots
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was born in Southbridge, the youngest son of Louis Bachand and Marie (Chouinard) Bachand.
Stephane Grappelli and Toots
Thielemans have been considered jazz giants for so long that the uniqueness of this classic encounter may be taken for granted.
and the Maytals are celebrating their 50th anniversary with the biggest UK tour they have ever done.
But if there were one reggae superhero I'd pick to keep the flag flying, I'd look to Mr Toots
Hibbert, one of reggae's founding fathers who continues to deliver compelling reasons to believe well into his pensionable years.
Hibbert is Do The Reggay rocked Jamaica Toots
And The Maytals' Pressure Drop inspired The Clash and The remains a force from soul to country with his recent Radiohead "I praise Jah, I People keep pleasing and I love them," he typically exuberant performance Radio 2 special.