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After 40 years veteran producer in the reggae music industry believes he has a lot more to offer the genre

As published in the Jamaica Sunday Gleaner newspaper, music producer Clive Hunt who has been working within the reggae music industry for over 40 years, says reggae music can survive another 40 years,  " my job is to try to educate the younger players because I believe our music can survive another 40 years.  I don't see why we should let it die. Reggae has been beneficial to Jamaica just as much as, or even more, than the sand and the sun " he said. Clive Hunt studied at the Royal Military School of Music in England. He battled with cocaine addiction and has stayed clean since 1991. Yet, after so many years the 63 year old reggae instrumentalist is optimistic about his future, "since ' 91 when I left the rehab, I have had five major publishers want to write a book about me. I didn't think I had done enough, but now I think I have ."  For many years, Clive Hunt has been arranging songs behind the scenes. Now, he represents Reggae's long stand