Burning Spear aka Winston Rodney was born in St. Anns Jamaica in 1948. He is a very talented respected reggae musician singer and songwriter and is still touring today. As a Rastafarian and Black Historian, he has illuminated his many fans with hard hitting intelligent lyrics and has released many albums. His energy and vibrance on stage live are mesmerising.
His career began with Coxsone Dodd in Studio One Jamaica and he never looked back.In 1999 his album Calling Rastafari won the Grammy award.In 2003 Spear started his own record label Burning Spear Records and released the album Freeman, followed by Our Music in 2005.