Bassist known for his long-time collaborations with saxophonist Joe Harriott, aswell as many various other groups. He went to the Royal Techie University in Glasgow and originally designed on getting an engineer, but rather embarked on the musical profession. He was the receiver of the 2011 Providers to Jazz Prize on the Parliamentary Jazz Honours. He was created in Kingston and elevated by two music artists. He was motivated to start out playing jazz after hearing Count Basie, amongst others.