Sister Nancy

Dancehall, Musical Artist

1962 –

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Who is Sister Nancy?

Sister Nancy, aka Muma Nancy, real name Ophlin Russell-Myers, is a dancehall DJ and singer. She is known to the world as the first female dancehall DJ and was described as being a "dominating female voice for over two decades" on the dancehall scene. One of her most famous songs is "Bam Bam", labeled as a "well-known reggae anthem" by BBC and a "classic" by The Observer.

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Born
Jan 2, 1962
Kingston
Also known as
  • Nancy Russell
Siblings
Nationality
  • Jamaica
Profession

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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