Confirmed: King Stitt has Died

King StittAs reported earlier but soon after discredited it seems now to be true. The King is dead. Long live the king!
Confirmed by Dennis Alcapone again, Brad Klien and close friend Jamaican musicologist Bunny Goodison, Winston Sparks otherwise known as King Stitt died today after being treated at a Kingston hospital for prostate cancer and diabetes.

It was also posted in the Washington Post here.

I've been involved in the Los Angeles music scene since at least 1995 going to shows, promoting, spinning records and running labels. Ska and Early Reggae are my passion among other things of course.