Toots & The Maytals Jamaica
Jamaican ska vocal group The Maytals became a reggae band 1971, renamed Toots and The Maytals with Frederick "Toots" Hibbert as front figure. The band got a Grammy award 2005 for the album True Love. Funky Kingston in early 70s is on Rolling Stone's list The Greatest Albums of All Time. Bass line in '54-46 That's My Number' is one of the most covered in pop music. 'Monkey Man', 'Pressure Drop', 'Bam Bam', etc, made them to favorites for the early skinhead movement of white working-class youth in UK.