by Howard Campbell
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Claudette Kemp, who managed SLOT GACOR the careers of Capleton and Beres Hammond, died right here June 9 at age 75.
No reason behind loss of life has been given however Kemp was being handled for kidney issues through the previous yr.
A former insurance coverage govt, she received into the music enterprise in 1980 as producer of Jamdown Pageant, a tune by singer Keith Poppin which was a part of that yr’s Pageant Tune Contest.
She was Hammond’s supervisor for 11 years and in 2000, assumed the same position for Capleton who on the time was arguably the most well liked act in dancehall.
Kemp was one of many foremost organizers for ‘St. Mary Mi Come From’, a preferred present held yearly in rural St. Mary parish the place Capleton is from.
Kemp’s longtime buddy and fellow artist supervisor Bridgett Anderson saluted her professionalism.
“Her skilled method to the music enterprise was admirable, so many artists benefitted from her experience. Miss Kemp was a trustworthy, hard-working supervisor who beloved what she did. These qualities are so exhausting to seek out in at this time’s music panorama. She will likely be certainly missed by all who have been touched by her life,” stated Anderson.