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Brian Travers

Monday, August 23, 2021 11:53 No Comments

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our comrade, brother, founding UB40 member and musical legend, Brian David Travers. Brian passed away yesterday evening with his family by his side, after a long and heroic battle with cancer. Our thoughts are with Brian’s wife Lesley, his daughter Lisa and son Jamie. […]

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UB40 ANNOUNCE MATT DOYLE AS NEW LEAD SINGER

Monday, July 5, 2021 9:00 No Comments

UB40 have announced fellow Birmingham reggae band KIOKO’s Matt Doyle as their new lead singer. The announcement comes a week after Duncan Campbell announced his retirement from UB40 in order to focus on his recovery from the seizure he suffered at his home last month. Doyle will already be familiar to many UB40 fans after […]

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UB40 SINGER ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT FOLLOWING SEIZURE

Monday, June 28, 2021 9:00 No Comments

UB40 singer Duncan Campbell has announced his retirement from music after suffering a seizure at his home last week. Duncan, 63, who has spent the past year recovering from a stroke he suffered last August, had been preparing for the reggae legend’s UK tour later this year. Duncan said, “Unfortunately, due to continued ill health, […]

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New Album Bigga Baggariddim

Friday, June 25, 2021 9:53 No Comments

An album of reggae collaborations with artists spanning four continents and seven decades of recording experience, featuring House of Shem, Tippa Irie, BLVK H3RO, Inner Circle, Pablo Rider, KIOKO, Gilly G, Slinger, Winston Francis, Leno Banton and General Zooz (Reggae Rajahs) https://smarturl.it/bigga-baggariddim?fbclid=IwAR2dyH2Bwlq6681NZH-Qp73sHZ_jn4ttiWNTK_DZxYGYl9kC5Zltzs5hHxE   “Intergenerational duets with guests from Tippa Irie to BLVK H3RO and Leno […]

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Watch the exclusive video online NOW for ‘Message of Love’

Friday, May 28, 2021 11:55 No Comments

Our brand new collaboration track with HOUSE OF SHEM out today!   Watch >> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WdIP24thdCE Stream or download now >> https://smarturl.it/bigga-baggariddim Big Love UB40

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