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Linton Kwesi Johnson

Linton Kwesi Johnson (aka LKJ, born 24 August 1952) is a Jamaican dub poet who has been based in the United Kingdom since 1963. In 2002 he became the second living poet, and the only black poet, to be published in the Penguin Modern Classics series.[1][2] His performance poetry involves the recitation of his own verse in Jamaican Patois over dub-reggae, usually written in collaboration with renowned British reggae producer/artist Dennis Bovell.
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2002: ''LKJ in Dub, Volume 3''
1998: ''More Time''
1992: ''LKJ in Dub, Volume 2''
1991: ''Tings an' Times''
1990: ''Dread Beat an' Blood'' listen full album
1984: ''Making History''
1980: ''Bass Culture''
1980: ''LKJ in Dub''
1979: ''Forces of Victory'' listen full album