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Augustus Pablo (1954–1999)

Augustus Pablo was born on June 21, 1954 in St. Andrews, Jamaica as Horace Swaby. He died on May 18, 1999 in Kingston, Jamaica. See full bio »


(age 44) in Kingston, Jamaica

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Knocked Up
Knocked Up Soundtrack
Choose Me
Choose Me Soundtrack
After the Sunset
After the Sunset Soundtrack


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 2007 Knocked Up (performer: "Keep on Dubbing") / (writer: "Keep on Dubbing" - as Horace M. Swaby)
 2004 After the Sunset (writer: "Night and Day")
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) (performer: "King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown")
 1984 Miami Vice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Cool Runnin' (1984) ... (performer: "King Tubby" - uncredited)
 1984 Choose Me (performer: "King Tubby Meets the Rockers Uptown") / (producer: "King Tubby Meets the Rockers Uptown") / (writer: "King Tubby Meets the Rockers Uptown" - as H. Swaby)
 1980 D.O.A. (Documentary) (performer: "A. P. Special") / (writer: "A. P. Special")
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 1994 Dark Summer
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 1994 Dark Summer (musician: keyboards and melodica)
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 1980 D.O.A. (Documentary)

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Musician; played the plastic melodica.

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