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Throw Back - Sister Carol from then still doing it now

Sister Carol Carol Theresa East also known as Sister Carol is one of Jamaica's foundation Reggae/Dancehall artist who was encouraged by Brigadier Jerry to try chatting in Jamaican dancehall style rather than singing.   Sister Carol originated from Denham Town in West Kingston and migrated to the United States at age 14 with her family.  Her father Howard East, was a Senior Engineer at Radio Jamaica (RJR) and his affiliation at the famous Studio One would influence Carol early interest in music. Sister Carol is also an actress who made appearances in the Jonathan Demme movie, Something Wild in 1986, Married to the Mob 1988 and Rachel Getting Married 2008. Sister Carol released her first album entitled Liberation for Africa in 1983 and in 1984, Black Cinderella which launched her. She went on to formd her own record label of the same name, a name that stuck with her as she also uses it as a stage name along with Mother Culture which fans also refer to her as.   But that w