Reggae Artist Paul Blake AKA Franky Pall Has Died
Born in Jamaica in 1965,Blake was born blind but as a child had his sight partially restored by an operation on a hospital ship. He sang for, and impressed Stevie Wonder when Wonder visited the school that Blake attended, prompting him to pursue a singing career.
Adopting the stage name Frankie Paul, he first found fame in the early 1980s, and he recorded prolifically throughout the decade. He has recorded for virtually every producer/studio in Jamaica at some time, and has been known to release several albums a year.
Notable works of Frankie Paul include the popular “Sara” and “Worries in the Dance”.
Frankie Paul passed away 19th May, 2017.