The now legendary Mikey Dread started out working for Jamaican Broadcasting Corporation station. Consumed by reggae, he managed to get a shot at presenting his own radio show. His recording career soon followed. African Anthem (The Mikey Dread Show Dubwise) was his first LP, originally released in 1979. It’s famed for Dread’s radio shout-outs and it’s eclectic mix of reggae styles.