Hugh Mundell was one of reggae most promising young performers in the seventies. He was shot and killed whilst sitting in the car with Junior Reid in 1983. As a teen he teamed up with producer Joe Gibbs and Augustus Pablo and his debut Album Africa must be Free by 1983 remains a roots reggae classic. His first break came when he was hired a a deejay for Augustus Pablo Rockers Sound System. A dub version of Africa Must Be Free was released in 1989.