From: Antigua And Barbuda
Genre: Reggae, Lovers Rock, Roots Reggae
Anthony Brightly was born in Hackney, East London, to Jamaican immigrants, George and Millicent Brightly. Growing up in the 1970s, Anthony was one of the first generation of children of West Indian parentage born in Britain. During these turbulent social times, this new immigrant population forged their own identity resulting in an amalgamation of British and West Indian culture.
His father ran the Sir George sound system which afforded the young Brightly great exposure to the music industry and…