Ronnie Corbett

Remembering Desmond Dekker, Croydon’s should-be famous reggae star

Posted on May 31st, by Gareth Endean in Culture. 2 comments

Marley was the name, but Dekker opened the door. As the tenth anniversary of his death on 26th May passes, Gareth Endean commemorates the reggae star who chose to live in Croydon

On 31st March this year, Croydon mourned the passing of Ronnie Corbett, one of its most famous adopted sons. And we have just passed the tenth anniversary of the loss of another: Desmond Adolphus Darces, … Read More »